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Where to get unlimited wings in Metro Manila

Nov 28, 2019 - 7:11 PM

Unlimited wings? Cluck yeah!

Mon Tulfo on P60-M ad deal: 'Ben to be blamed, not Wanda'

May 10, 2018 - 8:12 PM

Mon Tulfo, the eldest among siblings, breaks his silence, saying, 'I am not trying to get Wanda off the hook in a case that might constitute plunder; as I said earlier, I want people to know the inside story'

SIBLINGS. From left to right: Wanda Tulfo Teo, Ramon Tulfo, and Ben Tulfo.

Trillanes seeks Senate probe into P60-M DOT ads in Tulfos’ show

May 09, 2018 - 11:48 AM

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV says the probe will 'look into the irregularities in the disposition of the DOT’s budget and its expenditures in advertising and marketing in order to ensure that government funds are legally and properly allocated'

PROBE. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV wants the DOT advertisement placement in the 'Kilos Pronto' show.  File photo by Joseph Vidal/PRIB

Teo has ‘no idea’ her brothers Ben and Erwin Tulfo host ‘Kilos Pronto’

May 08, 2018 - 4:52 PM

This claim by the resigned tourism secretary's lawyer is contrary to state auditors' finding the contract signed by DOT 'specifically required' PTV to air ads on 'Kilos Pronto'

SIBLINGS. From left to right: Ben Tulfo, Wanda Tulfo Teo, and Erwin Tulfo. Teo's photo from Malacanang, Tulfo brothers' photo from Bitag media

Ombudsman probes P60-million DOT-Tulfo controversy

May 08, 2018 - 4:05 PM

(UPDATED) The Office of the Ombudsman is looking into the controversy that led to the resignation of Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo

SIBLINGS. Erwin Tulfo, resigned tourism secretary Wanda Tulfo Teo, and Ben Tulfo (L-R) are embroiled in a controversy after the tourism department's P60 million payment for advertisements were paid to the Tulfos' production company, Bitag Media.

Returning P60M to gov't 'admission of guilt' by Tulfos – Akbayan

May 07, 2018 - 6:31 PM

'If she had an ounce of delicadeza, she would resign. Returning the money should not stop probes for accountability. It also doesn’t correct an illegal act,' says Akbayan's Gio Tingson, referring to Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo

Another DOT project that Tulfo’s Bitag bagged: 'I Travel Pinas' show

May 07, 2018 - 4:25 PM

It raises the question of how Ben Tulfo’s Bitag Media Unlimited Inc. got the contract to produce the flagship show of the Department of Tourism (DOT), and how much and in what way they are paid

FLAGSHIP SHOW. I Travel Pinas is the flagship show of the Department of Tourism airing Sundays on state-run channel PTV 4.

Tulfo brothers to return P60M to government

May 07, 2018 - 2:03 PM

At the same time, the lawyer of Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo says Roberto Teo, her husband, will give up his seat in the board of the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority under her department

#TheWrap: Videos to watch this week, April 30-May 6, 2018

May 06, 2018 - 11:39 AM

Here are the must-watch videos this week!

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte signs the Executive Order which prohibits illegal contractualization while delivering his speech during the 116th Labor Day Celebration at the IEC Convention Center in Cebu City on May 1, 2018. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Malacañang to probe DOT payment for ads on Ben Tulfo show

Apr 30, 2018 - 3:00 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte has heard of the controversy and wants to get to the bottom of things, says the Palace

Presidential Spokesperson Atty. Harry Roque announces during a press briefing in Malacañang on March 20, 2018 that the dollar remittances from overseas Filipinos have risen to 2.7 billion in January this year according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas. Malacañang Photo

Wanda Teo claims no hand in DOT's P60-million deal with PTV

Apr 30, 2018 - 2:40 PM

(UPDATED) This comes after state auditors questioned the P60-million payment made by the Department of Tourism to People's Television Network for ad placements in her brother Ben Tulfo's show

Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo reassures the media that the government will not spend funds for hosting the Miss Universe pageant next year during a press briefing in Malacañan on September 1. ACE MORANDANTE/PPD

COA questions P60-M DOT ads payment to Ben Tulfo's media outfit

Apr 28, 2018 - 5:48 PM

State auditors direct the People's Television Network, Incorporated to produce documents to support the Department of Tourism's payments to PTV 4 blocktimer Bitag Media Unlimited, Incorporated

PLDT formally gives Cure's 3G frequency for free

Mar 11, 2018 - 7:40 PM

The Department of Information and Communications Technology says the surrendered 3G frequency is now available for a new major telecommunications player

PLDT to give up Cure frequencies 'at no cost'

Feb 07, 2018 - 1:20 PM

(UPDATED) This comes after President Rodrigo Duterte publicly threatened to send tax auditors to telecommunications companies demanding payment for returning radio frequencies to the government

AT NO COST. PLDT chief Manuel Pangilinan agrees not to be compensated for the surrendered Cure frequencies, DICT acting chief Eliseo Rio Jr says. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Duterte order on Cure frequencies for 3rd telco contradicts PLDT-NTC deal

Feb 06, 2018 - 9:45 PM

A 2011 agreement states that the National Telecommunications Commission would bid out the surrendered Cure frequencies, with PLDT being given monetary compensation. President Rodrigo Duterte now refuses to give that compensation.

3RD TELCO ISSUE RAISED. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presides over the 22nd Cabinet Meeting at the Malacañan Palace on February 5, 2018. Malacañang photo

Tribe celebrates its 1st Anniversary with PISO Zark's burger giveaway

Dec 12, 2017 - 1:00 PM

They are offering the all-time famous Zarks Ultimate Burger (originally at P149) for only P1, exclusive for 1000 Tribe users only

Democracy under threat: We will shine the light, we will hold the line

Nov 03, 2017 - 11:20 AM

'Like many, I fear that the pendulum of democracy is swinging the other way globally, enabled by social media,' says Maria Ressa when she accepted the National Democracy Institute's W. Averell Harriman Democracy Award on November 2 (US time)

WATCH: Free Press Live 2017

Nov 02, 2017 - 9:28 PM

Watch this gathering of journalists live on Rappler

[EDITORIAL] #AnimatED: 'Unli-rice' and unlimited possibilities

Jun 19, 2017 - 9:00 AM

It is unrealistic for public officials to expect Filipinos to expand their diet when they have nothing else – except government-supplied rice – to begin with

After criticisms, Villar clarifies she won't file bill vs unlimited rice

Jun 15, 2017 - 11:57 AM

I just voiced out my concern that eating too much rice is one of the main causes of high blood sugar that leads to diabetes Senator Cynthia Villar clarifies in a statement

UNLI RICE. Senator Cynthia Villar clarifies her earlier statement and says she will not file a bill seeking to ban the serving of unlimited rice in restaurants. File photo

Amazon joins music wars with new streaming service

Oct 12, 2016 - 11:48 PM

Amazon Music Unlimited will offer tens of millions of songs to subscribers the company said a step up from the two million available on its existing Amazon Prime streaming service

AMAZON MUSIC UNLIMITED. Screen shot from YouTube.

BOC accreditation arm loses authority after extortion reports

Sep 07, 2016 - 9:30 AM

Nicanor Faeldon hears reports of account management office personnel seeking to harass intimidate and extort importers and brokers However the AMO disputes the extortion claim as retaliation by a disgruntled group

LOOK: Nike launches Unlimited Stadium in Fort

Aug 05, 2016 - 4:53 PM

The Unlimited Stadium includes a digitally enabled running track

Eat unlimited pancakes on IHOP's National Pancake Day

Feb 26, 2016 - 3:51 PM

Eat all the pancakes you want for P250 Part of the proceeds from National Pancake Day will go to the Kythe Foundation

Globe eyes over 40% customer base growth in data roaming for 2015

May 04, 2015 - 7:41 PM

To grow its customer base through its data roaming business the Ayala led firm plans to seal tie ups with 190 more telco operators worldwide by yearend

NTC orders telcos to ensure uninterrupted services during holidays

Dec 18, 2014 - 7:44 PM

Rivals Smart and Globe say they are ready for the voice calls and SMS surge this holiday season

#PugadBaboy: Seenzoned punchline 3

Aug 02, 2014 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Seenzoned punchline 2

Aug 02, 2014 - 5:00 AM

#PugadBaboy: Seenzoned

Aug 02, 2014 - 5:00 AM

The problem with unlimited rice

Jun 28, 2014 - 9:45 AM

A diverse diet is key to better health but in a country that s big on rice this might be a problem

US workers, employers test 'unlimited vacation'

Jan 04, 2014 - 5:04 PM

Do unlimited vacation policies actually contribute to better productivity?

'Closer:' Truth or dare

Oct 09, 2013 - 7:13 PM

Red Turnip stages Patrick Marber s straight adult play for their initial offering

GREAT MIX. Marc Abaya, Angel Aquino, Cris Villonco and Bart Guingona star in 'Closer.' Photos by Jojit Lorenzo courtesy of Red Turnip

Red Turnip: New species of theater

Jul 23, 2013 - 7:22 PM

This is the kind of theater that is best suited for such a compact upstart

FIRST PLAY COMING UP! Cris Villonco (middle), pictured with Ana Abad Santos and Rem Zamora, will star in Red Turnip's 'Closer'

Marvel Unlimited: Navigate the universe

Apr 08, 2013 - 7:17 PM

Considering that it lets you read comics meant for standard size pages on such a small device it’s a good thing

ONE STOP SHOP. The Marvel Unlimited app may be the perfect way to navigate that universe. Screen shot from itunes.apple.com

Melco unit prepares financing for Manila casino

Feb 19, 2013 - 8:25 PM

Melco Crown prepares equity financing for its 1 3 billion casino resort project with Henry Sy s Belle Corp

CASINO PROJECT. This is an artist's rendition of the Belle Grande Manila Bay that will house a large casino, two L-shaped hotel towers and 4 condotel towers. Photo from 2011 Belle Corp. Annual Report

San Miguel ready to go to battle for CURE - Ang

May 23, 2012 - 9:31 PM

When 10 Mhz of spectrum goes on the auction block this year competition for the frequency will likely be fierce

Globe mulls ending 'unli' data offerings

Feb 17, 2012 - 11:05 AM

Globe foresees capping unlimited data offerings in favor of bundled plans that combine text internet and voice