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Why 'gifted' is overrated

Jul 15, 2018 - 11:00 AM

Science bears out that success does not lie in passion or interest, but in how you view passion

PH mobile broadband speeds slow down in latest Ookla Speedtest report

Feb 04, 2018 - 10:35 AM

Despite the Philippines being below global averages for mobile and fixed broadband, there appears to be generally steady progress in fixed and mobile broadband speeds

Alleged rice smuggler Bangayan insists: I’m not David Tan

Oct 30, 2017 - 9:58 PM

Davidson Bangayan insists there was no evidence to prove he was the 'David Tan' named in intelligence reports as a big-time rice smuggler

File photo of Davidson Bangayan being arrested in 2014 for a separate electricity pilferage case

Asian football champs Jeonbuk face match-fixing ban

Dec 23, 2016 - 5:06 PM

Asian title holders Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors could be banned from next year s AFC Champions League due to a match fixing scandal in South Korea s K League

FACING BAN. A change in eligibility rules could see Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors banned from next year's AFC Champions League. Photo by Nezar Balout/AFP

How CESAFI basketball can thrive alongside pro leagues

Nov 11, 2016 - 10:17 AM

With pro leagues potentially competing with Cebu schools CESAFI may have to think outside the box and region

EXPANSION. Van Halen Parmis, the scouting coach of the UV Green Lancers and PCBL south coordinator, has decided to expand the PCBL to Cebu, Leyte and other areas in Mindanao en route to become a nationwide league. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

Petron Corp raises P20B in fixed rate bonds

Oct 27, 2016 - 4:40 PM

This is just the first tranche of the oil firm’s P40 billion debt securities program

OVERSUBSCRIBED. The amount represents the base offer of P15 billion and the oversubscription of P5 billion. Rappler file photo

Ayala Corp's P20-B shelf registration gets SEC green light

Jun 24, 2016 - 12:56 PM

Proceeds from the fund raising activity will be used mainly to refinance the group s P10 billion bond maturing in April 2017

HEALTHY PACE. Ayala Chairman and CEO Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala says conglomerate will continue to strengthen its growing portfolio of power and infrastructure investments. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

The Leader I Want: Dionisio Santiago’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 14, 2016 - 8:23 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Dionisio Santiago s stand on key issues the next batch of senators will have to address

ANTI-DRUG CAMPAIGN. After retiring in 2010, Dionisio Santiago is back again to run for a senate seat in the 2016 elections.

The Leader I Want: Richard Gordon's to-fix list for 2016

Apr 14, 2016 - 2:21 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Richard Gordon s stand on key issues the next batch of senators will have to address

'I'M NOT OPPORTUNISTIC.' Former Senator and 2013 senatorial candidate Richard "Dick" Gordon says he will not file a disqualification case against Senator Grace Poe.

The Leader I Want: Sherwin Gatchalian’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 14, 2016 - 12:38 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Sherwin Gatchalian s stand on key issues the next batch of senators candidates will have to address

EDUCATION REFORMS. Valenzuela Representative Sherwin Gatchalian says education will be his primary legislative agenda if he gets elected as senator in 2016. Screenshot from Rappler

The Leader I Want: Leila De Lima’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 14, 2016 - 10:35 AM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Leila De Lima s stand on key issues the next batch of senators will have to address

FIRST RUN. Former justice secretary Leila de Lima files her candidacy for Senator at the COMELEC office in Manila on Thursday, October 15, 2015. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

The Leader I Want: Jericho Petilla’s to-fix list for 2016

Apr 07, 2016 - 10:00 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Jericho Petilla s stand on key issues the next batch of senators candidates will have to address

LP SENATOR? Former Energy secretary Jericho Petilla during LP's NECO meeting on September 30, 2015. Photo by Jansen Romero/Rappler

SEC rejects PSE's request for exemption over PDS merger

Mar 29, 2016 - 9:00 PM

The decision leaves the planned merger between the local equities market and the local bond market in limbo

US Supreme Court affirms ruling in Apple e-books case

Mar 08, 2016 - 2:20 PM

The top court upholds the 2013 ruling of a New York judge who said Apple and publishers fixed e book prices

epa05177567 A view of an Apple Store before a small rally in support of the company's privacy policy in New York, New York, USA, 23 February 2016. Apple is currently in a legal dispute with the FBI, which has requested that Apple unlock the iPhone of one of the people involved in the San Bernardino terrorist attacks. EPA/JUSTIN LANE

'Game-fixing not in Ferrer, Daquioag's character'

Jan 28, 2016 - 3:34 PM

A source close to both former UST Growling Tiger veterans Kevin Ferrer and Ed Daquioag vehemently denies any participation of the two with alleged game fixing incidents

Tennis: Djokovic slams 'absurd' match-fixing 'speculation'

Jan 21, 2016 - 12:36 PM

Until somebody comes out with the real proof and evidence it s only a speculation for me says Djokovic

Djokovic reveals he was approached to fix a match

Jan 18, 2016 - 11:36 PM

Novak Djokovic says he was targeted in 2007 to throw a first round match at St Petersburg

APPROACHED. Novak Djokovic bares he was approached to throw away a match in the past. Photo by LUKAS COCH/EPA

Match-fixing evidence not 'suppressed' – tennis officials

Jan 18, 2016 - 11:51 AM

The Tennis Integrity Unit and the tennis authorities absolutely reject any suggestion that evidence of match fixing has been suppressed for any reason or isn t being thoroughly investigated says the ATP head

Match-fixing in tennis 'widespread' – report

Jan 18, 2016 - 9:25 AM

The BBC and BuzzFeed News claim they have seen secret files exposing evidence of widespread suspected corruption at the top level of world tennis

In this file photo, rain falls on Arthur Ashe Stadium just minutes before Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic arrived on court for the men's final on the 14th day of the 2015 US Open Tennis Championship at the USTA National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, New York, USA, September 13, 2015. Justin Lane/EPA

The Leader I Want: Rodrigo Duterte's to-fix list for 2016

Dec 03, 2015 - 1:16 PM

Rappler PHVote s The Leader I Want series looks at Rodrigo Duterte s stand on key issues the next president will have to address

DUTERTE-STYLE. 'The Punisher' is running for president of the Philippines in the 2016 elections. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Nepal footballers charged with treason over World Cup match-fixing

Nov 08, 2015 - 10:27 PM

Five footballers accused of losing World Cup qualifiers on purpose are facing the possibility of life imprisonment

Nepal captain Sagar Thapa was one of 5 players arrested for allegedly being involved in match-fixing. Photo by Asif Hassan/AFP

PLDT launches PH's fastest broadband yet

Oct 20, 2015 - 7:04 PM

2ND UPDATE PLDT tests its new fixed broadband plan with advertised speed of 1 Gigabit per second

FIRST GIGABIT. PLDT introduces the first Gigabit plan in the country under its fixed broadband service, PLDT Home Fibr.

Nepal football captain arrested in World Cup fixing probe

Oct 15, 2015 - 5:30 PM

The captain of Nepal s football team was among 5 current and former international players who have been arrested over match fixing allegations

Nepal captain Sagar Thapa was one of 5 players arrested for allegedly being involved in match-fixing. Photo by Asif Hassan/AFP

Tim Transisi tantang buktikan match fixing Piala Kemerdekaan

Aug 26, 2015 - 4:29 PM

Eks pelatih Persipur Purwodadi Gunawan menuding ada match fixing alias rekayasa hasil pertandingan di Piala Kemerdekaan Tim Transisi mengancam melaporkan Gunawan ke Mabes Polri

Presiden Joko "Jokowi" Widodo membuka turnamen Piala Kemerdekaan. Foto dari sekretariat presiden

WNI dipenjara 30 bulan di Singapura karena mengatur skor

Jul 21, 2015 - 7:00 PM

Nasiruddin menawarkan uang US 11 000 atau sekitar Rp 147 juta agar Timor Timur mengalah

Frangcyatma Alves of East Timor (L) challenges for the ball against Pham Duc Huy of Vietnam (R) during their first round football match at the 28th Southeast Asian Games in Singapore on June 7, 2015. Photo by Mohd Fyrol/AFP AFP

Singapore jails Indonesian for SEA Games match-fixing

Jul 21, 2015 - 5:48 PM

The Indonesian had offered Sg 15 000 11 000 to the East Timor soccer official the CPIB said in a statement

Frangcyatma Alves of East Timor (L) challenges for the ball against Pham Duc Huy of Vietnam (R) during their first round football match at the 28th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) in Singapore on June 7, 2015. Photo by Mohd Fyrol/AFP

PSSI: 'Match fixing' konspirasi jatuhkan kami

Jun 19, 2015 - 11:24 AM

Anggote Executive Committee PSSI ini menduga dirinya dijadikan kambing hitam dalam kasus rekayasa hasil sepak bola Menurutnya nama dirinya sengaja dimunculkan untuk dijatuhkan

Pendukung Persegres Gresik United. Foto dari Facebook Gresik United

SEA Games football rocked by match-fixing scandal

Jun 01, 2015 - 6:51 PM

The SEA Games were rocked by a match fixing scandal on Monday when East Timor s under 23 team manager was suspended over alleged bribery and corruption

PSE to raise P1.15B for PH dealing system funding

May 28, 2015 - 5:06 PM

The local bourse is eyeing to acquire 100 interest in the operator of the country’s markets for fixed income securities and foreign exchange

Android Lollipop, iPad Air 2 (TechRap)

Oct 20, 2014 - 12:07 AM

Google introduces Android Lollipop Apple reveals iPad Air 2 iPad mini 3 And Filipinos involved in DOTA2 match fixing scandal

Match-fixing claim hits Asian Games men's football

Sep 25, 2014 - 1:36 PM

Match fixing suspicions hit the Asian Games men s football competition after a betting analysis company said there were strong indications of manipulation

Enrile asks anew for temporary liberty

Jul 07, 2014 - 7:12 PM

The senator s motion says he should be entitled to the most reasonable amount of bail possible His arraignment is set for Friday July 11

FIFA lets Cameroon lead in match fixing probe

Jul 02, 2014 - 6:52 AM

FIFA said it will let Cameroon football authorities lead the hunt for seven bad apples in the national team who have been linked to match fixing at the World Cup

The starting eleven of Cameroon poses prior to their World Cup match with Brazil on June 23. Photo by Shawn Thew/EPA

Apple reaches settlement in ebook price fixing case

Jun 17, 2014 - 4:33 PM

The plaintiffs seek 840 million in damages from Apple arguing Apple overcharged consumers on e books to the tune of 280 million

PH investor sentiment slips but still highest in Asia

Jun 17, 2014 - 10:52 AM

Manulife’s survey shows more investors still think it is a good time to invest in the Philippines

PDEX expects bond listings to hit P150B in 2014

Jun 08, 2014 - 3:14 PM

The fixed income exchange expects continued robust listing activities in the second half of the year


PLDT to increase base stations for LTE expansion

Apr 29, 2014 - 8:15 PM

PLDT plans on increasing its total number of base stations to expand its latest LTE offering for Internet seeking households

TD-LTE. Screenshot from PLDT Home Bro Ultera website.

Hair emergencies: Limp hair, bed head and more

Mar 06, 2014 - 8:13 PM

Dandruff? Greasy hair? No problem Here are quick fixes for your most common hair emergencies

Tim Cone speaks up on 'fixed' semis perceptions

Feb 14, 2014 - 6:41 AM

Multi titled San Mig Coffee head coach Tim Cone finally addressed the fixed perception of the PBA playoffs saying that it is unfair for people to think or say that

'UNFAIR'. San Mig Coffee head coach Tim Cone calls accusations of 'fixed' or 'scripted' games 'unfair.' File Photo by Josh Abelda

Russians furious over Winter Olympics 'fix' slur‎

Feb 09, 2014 - 5:13 PM

Russian officials on Sunday angrily denied a story that they were colluding with the Americans to help each other win figure skating gold in Sochi

Filipino figure skater Michael Christian Martinez during a training session at the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Photo by Tatyana Zenkovich/EPA

Where to invest: Fixed income or stocks

Feb 03, 2014 - 9:43 AM

Learn and pick what to include in your 2014 portfolio as experts distinguish between fixed income and stocks

DND buying brand new seaplanes for disaster response

Nov 14, 2013 - 10:41 PM

These seaplanes are critical in humanitarian assistance disaster response and maritime search and rescue operations

FLATTENED. Reports say that 100% of the structures in Guiuan, Eastern Samar are damaged. All photos - credit: AFP Central Command from their Facebook page:

#PugadBaboy: Playing for money

Oct 26, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Game fixing in sports

#PugadBaboy: Playing for money punchline 3

Oct 26, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Game fixing in sports

US fines 9 Japanese auto-parts firms for price-fixing

Sep 27, 2013 - 12:07 AM

The parties in separate conspiracies fixed the prices of more than 30 different products sold to US car manufacturers and installed in cars sold in the US and elsewhere the US Department of Justice said

Life and Style wRap: E-book scam, deadly dairy

Aug 03, 2013 - 5:57 PM

An e book price fixing scheme Louis Vuitton and fatal bacteria in New Zealand products

E-SCAM. Apple and 5 publishers participated in an e-book price-fixing scheme

E-books: US tells Apple to cut publishing ties

Aug 02, 2013 - 10:59 PM

The US Justice Department also submitted a plan for Apple to make it easier for its rivals to sell books on its platforms

Panasonic, Sanyo fined $56-M for price fixing

Jul 19, 2013 - 8:48 AM

Panasonic and Sanyo plead guilty to price fixing involving and agree to pay 56 M in fines

Tumblr on iOS patched for security issue

Jul 17, 2013 - 11:44 AM

Tumblr asks iOS users to update their apps and change their passwords following a security fix

TUMBLR UPDATE. The iOS version of Tumblr gets a security fix. Screen shot from Apple