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Senate wants no VAT for P15,000 and below housing rent

Nov 27, 2017 - 2:50 PM

This is in contrast to the version of the House of Representatives, which scrapped the P10,000 VAT exemption for housing rent

5 ways to make a rented space feel like your own

Sep 19, 2017 - 9:34 PM

Turn your rental into a dream home with these designer-recommended tricks

ADORNMENTS. When it comes to decorating a rented space, accessories are your best friend. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

NBI investigating new modus 'rent-tangay'

Feb 18, 2017 - 2:37 PM

The modus follows the networking model of giving incentives to members who can get another person to join in

NEW MODUS. DOJ Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II shows a photo of alleged modus mastermind Tychicus Nambio during a press conference on February 17, 2017. Photo by Lian Buan/Rappler

WATCH: Darren Criss, Aaron Tveit duet on 'Take Me or Leave Me'

Aug 29, 2015 - 12:44 PM

Darren and Aaron take on the Rent classic

TAKE ME OR LEAVE ME. Darren Criss and Aaron Tveit burst into song while arguing over who people are more excited to see at this year's Elsie Fest. Screengrab from

IN PHOTOS: Idina Menzel sings with 3 Pinoy audience members at PH concert

Jun 07, 2015 - 10:47 PM

One of them is Timmy Pavino whom Lea Salonga mentored on The Voice PH 2

Q and A with actor Jose Llana on Fil-Ams in musical theater

Mar 21, 2015 - 8:25 PM

Singing has always been in the Filipino blood and theater is a natural extension of that

#PugadBaboy: Indecent proposal

Dec 13, 2014 - 5:00 AM

INFOGRAPHIC: Real estate hunting just got easier

Nov 27, 2014 - 9:57 AM

Now finding your ideal property is just a few clicks away

2,000 more Filipinos sign up to flee Libya

Aug 06, 2014 - 5:00 PM

This means 1 out of 5 Filipinos in Libya has either arrived in the Philippines or signed up to flee the strife torn country

FOR FILIPINOS IN LIBYA. Filipino children hold placards during a protest outside the Department of Foreign Affairs in Manila, the Philippines, August 5, 2014. More countries moved to evacuate their nationals from Libya where the fighting between rival militias escalated. Photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA

Repatriating Filipinos in Libya could cost P169M

Aug 05, 2014 - 5:43 PM

Based on per head cost provided by the DFA Rappler makes an estimate if 1 500 passengers board the ship rented by the government and the Philippines will have to spend for their chartered flight tickets

LIBYA. Smoke fills the sky over Tripoli after rockets fired by one of Libya's militias struck and ignited a tank in the capital's main fuel depot in Tripoli, Libya, August 3, 2014. Sabri Elmhedwi/EPA

Buying or renting a house? Here are the pros and cons

Apr 18, 2014 - 1:30 PM

Look at all the advantages and disadvantages to help you make a sound decision

Bullied by the system, Filipino American senior faces eviction

Mar 13, 2014 - 10:54 PM

My wishful thinking is for these [real estate] speculators to have a conscience

Brangelina to move to S.Africa for new film: report

Feb 01, 2014 - 8:54 AM

The couple will reportedly pay over 7000 month for their rental home in upscale Sandhurst

OFF TO SOUTH AFRICA. The couple will moving to South Africa while brad is working on a movie with actor-friend George Clooney. AFP Photo

‘Bride for Rent’ Review: Falling Back on Formula

Jan 19, 2014 - 5:12 PM

Will you be catching Bride for Rent ? Zig Marasigan weighs in on the romantic comedy

BRIDE FOR RENT. Kim Chiu and Xian Lim star in the romantic comedy from Star Cinema. Screengrab from YouTube, ABSstarcinema

Playing this week: Wall Street fraud, a bride for rent, more

Jan 16, 2014 - 1:21 PM

This week in cinemas: The Wolf of Wall Street Grudge Match Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Tarzan and Bride for Rent

Graphic by Mara Mercado

Rent control extended for two years

Dec 18, 2013 - 3:17 PM

Covered are units with rental rates of P10 000 or less in NCR and P5 000 or less in other areas

Worth the wait: 'Maxie the Musical' preview

Sep 03, 2013 - 4:00 PM

This may well be the musical of our time

SCREEN TO STAGE. The poignant story of acceptance comes in an original Filipino musical. Image from Facebook

'Mikado': Opera turning Japanese

Aug 27, 2013 - 12:00 PM

There s good reason to expect big things from the Philippine Opera Company

SAVOY OPERA. Manhattan School of Music, New York soprano Paulina Yeung in 'Mikado.' Image from the Philippine Opera Company Facebook page

Breasts for rent — for breastfeeding

Aug 07, 2013 - 3:28 PM

A nurse rents her breasts for 100 euros a day for babies of gay men

AN UNUSUAL OFFER. Despite a health law against selling breast milk, an unnamed nurse rents her breasts to breastfeed babies of gay men

How politicians skirt anti-dynasty laws

Jul 23, 2013 - 2:48 PM

Perhaps the most straightforward way of diminishing the power held by ineffective and abusive political dynasties is by weeding them out

More malls, movie receipts hike SM Prime 2011 income

Feb 18, 2012 - 9:26 AM

Sy led SM Prime Holdings raked in a 15 increase in consolidated net income last year on the back of increased rental revenues the addition of new malls and more movie ticket sales