Senate approves ‘Eddie Garcia Bill’

Filipino movie icon’s family lauds Congress for passage of “Eddie Garcia Law” The family of the late Filipino movie icon Eddie Garcia expressed deep appreciation to Congress for passing legislation that aims to guarantee fair treatment and more protection of movie and television workers in the country. Olivia Lagman Romero, Garcia’s long-time partner, stated in a press release that the proposed Eddie Garcia Law reflects what the exceptionally talented actor desired during his lifetime: ‘to enhance the local entertainment industry and uplift the lives of those working behind it.’ She remarked, “The significant, tragic accident that led to Eddie Garcia’s untimely demise was not in vain. It served a purpose and paved the way to achieve a noble end.” “This is Manoy’s [Garcia’s...
Posted On 07 Mar 2024

From P2,000 to Multi-Millions: The Inspirational Journey of a Lazada Mompreneur

In the bustling world of e-commerce, where competition is fierce and success is often hard to achieve, one Lazada Mompreneur has defied the odds and turned a modest Php 2,000 investment into a thriving business empire worth millions. Meet Ruby Cariso, the embodiment of resilience, determination, and the unwavering spirit of a Mompreneur. Lazada, the leading e-Commerce platform, hosted a Mompreneur Meet-Up—a celebration dedicated to women who balance the demands of motherhood with the challenges of entrepreneurship. Among these remarkable women, Ruby Cariso stood tall, radiating the happiness that comes from chasing one’s dreams with relentless passion. Ruby’s journey to success was far from conventional. She endured a decade living with her mother and unfortunately...
Posted On 29 Sep 2023

Mayor Revilla: Bacoor has zero tolerance for fraudulent activities

Bacoor City Mayor Strike Revilla yesterday expressed dismay at two police officers and a member of the local traffic bureau after their arrest in an operation conducted by the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) while reportedly collecting protection money from members of the Tricycle Operators and Drivers Association (TODA) in the city. “During my first term as mayor of Bacoor, and later as congressman, then mayor again today, my administration’s policy is always ‘zero tolerance’ to any fraudulent activities in the city, and anyone caught in violation of the law would be dealt with accordingly,” Mayor Revilla, who was still attending yesterday the 78th United Nations (UN) General Assembly abroad, said in a statement. Mayor Revilla assured the people of Bacoor that under...
Posted On 22 Sep 2023

Las Pinas City Mayor Suspends Government Work Due to Taal Emissions

After the suspension of face to face classes, Las Piñas City Mayor Imelda Aguilar has also approved the suspension of government work today at 1:00 PM due to heightened sulfur dioxide emissions from the Taal Volcano. However, agencies involved in delivering basic and health services, disaster preparedness and response, and other vital services will continue operations. This ensures that the public’s essential needs will be met even as precautionary measures are in place. The public is strongly advised to wear face masks and limit outdoor activities, especially those in high-risk areas and are urged to stay vigilant and to follow official channels for accurate and timely information.
Posted On 22 Sep 2023