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Japan court extends Ghosn detention until April 14

Apr 05, 2019 - 2:14 PM

A statement from the Tokyo District Court says it accepts a request from prosecutors to detain the 65-year-old auto tycoon for a further 10-day period that can subsequently be extended once more

Junichiro Hironaka (R) and Sho Kosasa (L), lawyers for former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn, attend a press conference in Tokyo on April 4, 2019. Former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn was rearrested early on April 4 in Tokyo on fresh financial misconduct allegations, with the auto tycoon slamming his detention as "outrageous and arbitrary". CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP

How persistence got Metrobank its own banking license

Mar 11, 2019 - 10:57 AM

George Ty waited years just for the opportunity to set up Metrobank. Learn more about his story of determination

Raising a business and three children, the Doris Magsaysay-Ho way

Dec 21, 2018 - 3:37 PM

Here’s how the Magsaysay Group president and CEO established her name in a male-dominated industry

Get to know some of the Philippines’ top bossings

Dec 20, 2018 - 5:30 PM

PLDT Enterprise recognized these local entrepreneurs at the 8th MVP Bossing Awards

Here are the winners of the 2018 MVP Bossing Awards

Nov 14, 2018 - 3:15 PM

The program celebrates the commitment to excellence, fearlessness, and integrity that define the Filipino entrepreneurial spirit

Notorious Boston mobster Whitey Bulger dead at 89

Oct 31, 2018 - 9:11 PM

According to The New York Times, Bulger, who was an FBI informant in addition to being a crime boss, is beaten 'unrecognizable' by fellow inmates

ARRESTED. In this file photo taken on June 23, 2011 Steven Martinez, the FBI speak during a news conference to discuss the arrest of Boston crime boss James "Whitey'' Bulger and his companion, Catherine Greig at the Los Angeles Federal Building in Los Angeles, California. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images North America/AFP

How a street vendor grew up to become the Philippines’ Juice King

Oct 04, 2018 - 10:18 AM

For Zest-O founder Alfredo Yao, the hard work began when he was just 13 years old

What does it mean to be a ‘bossing’?

Sep 07, 2018 - 5:00 PM

These PLDT MVP Bossing winners show what defines a modern Filipino entrepreneur

Henry Sy Jr retires early from NGCP

Mar 07, 2018 - 5:00 PM

The son of the country's richest man leaves the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines 'to focus on his real estate business'

#HustleEveryday: 6 tips for dealing with a moody boss

Jan 28, 2018 - 6:40 PM

Got a boss who's sunny one minute and stormy the next? Here's what you should do.

#HustleEveryday: 5 tips for handling difficult situations in the workplace

Jan 22, 2018 - 12:30 PM

Overcome the challenges of a demanding boss or client, a new project, or a difficult workmate

Rappler Gift Guide: What to give your boss

Dec 19, 2017 - 4:47 PM

Show your boss some much-needed appreciation with these gifts

Icing tips from the Cake Boss himself, Buddy Valastro

Nov 08, 2017 - 7:24 PM

Buddy, who usually makes race car-sized cakes, teaches us how to make our cupcakes look their best

After his brief demonstration, Valastro went around the tables to check on his students and their work.

'Warkop DKI Reborn: Jangkrik Boss Part 2' cetak 2 rekor MURI

Sep 01, 2017 - 8:25 AM

Di hari pertama penayangannya di bioskop Kamis 31 Agustus film komedi yang disutradarai Anggy Umbara ini sudah menerima 2 rekor MURI

REKOR MURI. Para pemain film 'Warkop DKI Reborn: Jangkrik Boss Part 2' berfoto dengan Wakil Direktur MURI dalam acara konferensi pers yang bertempat di Epicentrum XXI Lounge, Epicentrum Walk, Jakarta pada Kamis, 31 Agustus. Foto oleh Valerie Dante/Rappler

World 800m champion Bosse 'brutally assaulted' in France

Aug 31, 2017 - 5:11 AM

World 800m champion Pierre Ambroise Bosse says he suffered unspeakable psychological damage after a late night attack while on Holiday

BATTERED. Pierre-Ambroise Bosse, who won France's first-ever world championship gold in the 800m event, sustained "multiple facial fractures" after a vicious late-night attack. Photo by Jewel Samad/AFP

'Warkop DKI Reborn: Jangkrik Boss Part 2': Suguhan komedi khas penuh kejutan

Aug 26, 2017 - 9:13 AM

Kisah trio Dono Kasino Indro akan kembali mengundang gelak tawa Anda di akhir bulan Agustus ini

PART 2. Film kedua 'Warkop DKI Reborn: Jangkrik Boss Part 2' akan mulai tayang pada 31 Agustus 2017. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube Falcon

SAKSIKAN: Trailer perdana 'Warkop DKI Reborn: Jangkrik Boss Part 2'

Aug 02, 2017 - 8:57 AM

Akhir Agustus ini penonton Indonesia akan kembali dihibur dengan lanjutan kisah petualangan dari tiga sekawan legendaris Dono Kasino dan Indro

TRAILER PERDANA. Falcon Pictures baru saja merilis trailer perdana film 'Warkop DKI Reborn: Jangkrik Boss Part 2' pada Selasa, 1 Agustus. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube Falcon Pictures

Here's what to do when you’re smarter than your boss

May 28, 2017 - 10:10 PM

So you think you re smarter than your boss? Here are a few tips on how to deal

‘The Boss Baby’ Review: Generic goofiness

Apr 17, 2017 - 7:36 PM

The Boss Baby squanders so much of its promise all for gags giggles and easy entertainment

Tony and the 'Bee:' First the Philippines, then the world

Apr 04, 2017 - 5:20 PM

Tony Tan Caktiong, Chairman and Founder of Jollibee, is a true “Bossing” not because he knows how to succeed – but because he knows how to dream big

How I learned how to respect my boss

Feb 28, 2017 - 9:55 PM

Here s how to deal with bosses who micromanage take credit for your work and more

IN PHOTOS: The 2016 MVP Bossing Awards

Dec 01, 2016 - 1:52 PM

Last November 23 PLDT SME Nation recognized 8 outstanding Filipino entrepreneurs for their achievements in driving their businesses towards inclusive growth See the highlights here

2016 MVP Bossing Awards to celebrate another batch of inspirational business leaders

Oct 21, 2016 - 12:32 PM

The nominations are open until November 9

Penjualan tiket pre-sale Warkop DKI Reborn Part 1: Jangkrik Boss! terus meningkat

Aug 31, 2016 - 4:10 PM

Minat calon penonton membeli tiket pre sale yang tertinggi berasal dari area Jakarta Bogor Bekasi Bandung Makasar Tangerang dan Bekasi

Vino G. Bastian, Tora Sudiro serta Abimana Arya dalam sebuah adegan di film Warkop DKI Reborn Part 1: Jangkrik Boss!. Hingga hari ketiga (31/8), penjualan tiket pre-sale terus meningkat. Foto dari instagram Tora Sudiro

5 hal tentang film ‘Warkop DKI Reborn: Jangkrik Boss! (Part 1)’

Aug 26, 2016 - 2:06 PM

Film Warkop DKI Reborn: Jangkrik Boss Part 1 akan tayang mulai 6 September 2016

Warkop DKI: Jangkrik Boss! (Part 1)

Business advice from 12 PH entrepreneurs

Aug 25, 2016 - 4:41 PM

It’s not enough to have a solid business idea You need the right tools – and attitude – to take it off the ground

After 4 years, toilet project remains unfinished at Zamboanga airport

May 27, 2016 - 12:04 PM

Delays in the implementation of the project are being blamed on the complicated procurement process

UNFINISHED. The toilets at the Zamboanga airport remain unfinished. Photo courtesy of CAAP

Menertawakan si ‘Stupid Boss’

May 25, 2016 - 1:00 PM

My Stupid Boss diambil dari kumpulan kisah nyata si penulis ketika bekerja di Kuala Lumpur

Poster film 'My Stupid Boss' yang diangkat dari kisah nyata Chaos@work. Foto:

The 5 reasons why good employees quit their bosses

Mar 10, 2016 - 7:12 PM

Why do great people quit? What makes it easy to leave a job and one s boss? Apprentice Asia winner Jonathan Yabut weighs in

Why DOTC toilets stink: Complicated procurement may lead to P352-M wastage

Jan 11, 2016 - 5:25 PM

State auditors say the contracts for the Kayo ang Boss Ko toilets improvement project in 10 attached agencies of the DOTC have proved to be disadvantageous

DELAYS. Auditors say delays in the toilet improvement project would have been avoided if the procurement process was done through a straight contract. Graphic by Raffy de Guzman/Rappler

4 important questions to ask your boss this year

Jan 10, 2016 - 3:50 PM

Here are some things you should consider asking if you re aiming for greater heights this year

Boss for Mobile Readiness

Sep 29, 2015 - 2:14 PM

Who is your Boss for Mobile Readiness? Vote now

Boss for Social Responsibility

Sep 29, 2015 - 2:12 PM

Who is your Boss for Social Responsibility? Vote now

Boss for Customer Service

Sep 29, 2015 - 2:11 PM

Who is your Boss for Customer Service? Vote now

Boss for E-Commerce

Sep 29, 2015 - 2:09 PM

Who is your Boss for E Commerce? Vote now

Boss for Social Media

Sep 29, 2015 - 2:06 PM

Who is your Boss for Social Media? Vote now

INFOGRAPHIC: Defining the modern day boss

Aug 03, 2015 - 7:37 PM

The image of a boss that totes a briefcase and yells at his staff should be left at the distant past Meet the boss of today

More than bruises: What injuries can boxers sustain?

May 03, 2015 - 3:42 PM

Just like any other boxer both Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr sustained various injuries due to well practiced hard punches that each of them delivered

‘You’re My Boss’ Review: Mixed bag

Apr 05, 2015 - 9:03 PM

Toni Gonzaga and Coco Martin star in this romantic comedy from Antoinette Jadaone who also made That Thing Called Tadhana

Photo courtesy of Star Cinema

Movies playing this week: 'Fast and Furious 7,' SpongeBob and more

Apr 02, 2015 - 1:35 PM

One last ride – and more at the movies this week

Photo courtesy of Columbia Pictures

Tujuh martabak terenak di Jakarta

Mar 14, 2015 - 5:43 PM

Martabak sudah berevolusi dari sekedar martabak sederhana berisi kacang coklat dan keju menjadi martabak kaya rasa dengan isi Nutella dan Ovomaltine

Foto oleh Jet Damazo/Rappler

'I hate my boss!': 5 tips to deal

Mar 03, 2015 - 9:19 AM

How can you get along with someone you’d rather push off a cliff? 5 tips

Box office update: MMFF 2014 movies hit 1.014B-mark

Jan 11, 2015 - 9:45 PM

Chairman Francis Tolentino says this is a 2 6 improvement from last year s numbers

Corrupt China football boss turns to life of inventing and writing

Dec 31, 2014 - 1:46 PM

A Beijing court recently reduced Nan Yong s sentence by one year on the back of a recommendation by his prison who cited his good behavior

Nan Yong displays his AFC Association of the Year trophy during the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Annual Awards in Sydney in 2007. File Photo by Torsten Blackwood/AFP

[MMFF 2014] ‘Shake, Rattle & Roll XV’ Review: Gem in the middle

Dec 31, 2014 - 1:14 PM

Shake Rattle Roll XV is obviously uneven Despite that it is worth its admission price writes movie reviewer Oggs Cruz

[MMFF 2014] ‘My Big Bossing’ Review: Three’s a crowd

Dec 31, 2014 - 11:54 AM

While one of the 3 episodes stands out the rest of the film borders on incomprehensible drudgery writes Zig Marasigan

IN PHOTOS: Kris, Vice, Coco, more at MMFF Parade 2014

Dec 23, 2014 - 9:16 PM

Stars kick off MMFF 2014

Movies playing this week: 'Penguins of Madagascar,' 'Past Tense' and more

Nov 26, 2014 - 4:58 PM

A blast from the past penguin adventures in this week’s cinemas

For Nikki Gil, 2014 is 'year of healing'

Nov 26, 2014 - 3:51 PM

We’re sharing a very healthy friendship healthy relationship she says of the new guy she s dating