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QC youth innovation program to grant advocates on community projects

Nov 13, 2019 - 4:13 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Kaya Natin! Movement for Good Governance and Ethical Leadership opens applications for their youth grant program until November 30

KWF panawagan para sa bagong nobelang young adult

Oct 05, 2019 - 11:44 AM

Ang manunulat ng mapipiling nobelang young adult ay mabibigyan ng PHP100,000 na grant

British Council launches artist grants

Sep 05, 2019 - 7:18 PM

Applicants may apply to British Council's Connections Through Culture mobility grant to promote arts and cultural exchange between the United Kingdom and Southeast Asia until September 26

YouTube star Grant Thompson killed in paragliding accident

Aug 01, 2019 - 9:53 AM

Also known as 'The King of Random,' the 38-year-old Youtube star was reported missing on Monday after he didn't return from a paragliding trip

Call for proposals: CCP 2020 exhibition venue grant

Jul 18, 2019 - 10:01 AM

PRESS RELEASE: Artists, curators, art organizations, and institutions are welcome to submit proposals for various venues at the CCP Main Theater Building

Ateneo hit for art ampitheater named after Marcos 'dummy'

Apr 21, 2019 - 5:14 PM

The Areté amphitheater is named after Ignacio B. Gimenez, who is identified by the Philippine government in court records as a 'dummy' of the Marcoses

ARETE. Irene Marcos at the Ateneo Areté Ignacio B. Gimenez Amphitheater on April 7, 2019. Photo from Panday Sining Katipunan

Baguio driver to sue Facebook accuser who wrongly identified him

Apr 11, 2019 - 6:48 PM

A Baguio man says he will file a libel case against an FB user who falsely pinpointed him as a crime suspect

Google pulls news grant to Hungary propaganda outlet

Apr 04, 2019 - 12:59 PM

Google pulls its news grant to New Wave Media Group, described by an independent journalist group as 'one of the staunchest supporters of the corrupt regime led by the far-right Prime Minister Viktor Orban'

GOOGLE. A picture taken on February 5, 2019 shows the Google logo displayed on a tablet in Paris. Photo by Lionel Bonaventure/AFP


Japan signs P41-M assistance to 5 local government projects

Mar 22, 2019 - 5:45 PM

(UPDATED) The projects will benefit communities in Aurora, Batangas, Occidental Mindoro, Lanao del Sur, and Maguindanao

SUPPORTING DEVELOPMENT. The Japanese ambassador to the Philippines, Koji Haneda, says the grants should help improve the living conditions of vulnerable sectors. Photo courtesy of the Embassy of Japan-Press

QC launches NCR’s first pre-employment financial aid program

Feb 19, 2019 - 2:29 PM

Press release: Grants are available for Quezon City residents from indigent families, including fresh graduates

Steve Nash leads 13 Basketball Hall of Fame inductees

Sep 07, 2018 - 9:29 AM

Other former NBA stars sharing the honor with Nash are Ray Allen, Jason Kidd, Grant Hill and Maurice Cheeks

LEGENDS. Naismith Hall of Fame inductee Steve Nash (center) describes the 2018 class as a 'Dream Team.' Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images/AFP

Call for proposals: Lasallian scholarium grant for print media

Sep 06, 2018 - 7:10 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Submissions open on September 3, 2018 and close on January 31, 2019

Not enough funds for Bangsamoro block grant in proposed 2019 budget

Aug 08, 2018 - 1:20 PM

Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno says they can submit a supplemental budget to finance the mandated annual block grant estimated at around P60 billion

DBM Sec. Diokno. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Call for proposals: DOT tourism research grant

Jul 19, 2018 - 2:43 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Deadline for applications is on July 31, Tuesday

Photo by Naveen Ganglani/Rappler

China denies 'debt trap' in grants for Philippines

Jul 17, 2018 - 8:10 PM

'I think your economic team is smart enough,' says Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua

CLOSER TIES. Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua whispers to President Rodrigo Duterte at the groundbreaking of the planned Binondo-Intramuros bridge on July 17, 2018. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Hugh Grant marries for the first time at 57

May 26, 2018 - 4:31 PM

The 'Love Actually' star ties the knot with Swedish girlfriend Anna Eberstein

BACHELOR NO MORE. Hugh Grant ties the knot. Photo from Shutterstock

DPWH, Chinese firms sign contract for 2 Pasig River bridges

Apr 28, 2018 - 5:48 PM

The two projects are funded by a Chinese grant which covers the design and construction of the bridges

CONTRACT SIGNING. DPWH Secretary Mark Villar, DPWH Undersecretary Emil Sadain, CCC Highways Consultant Ltd deputy manager Lyu Gaohu, and China Road and Bridge Corporation vice president Liu Hong sign the contract for the Binondo-Intramuros and Estrella-Pantaleon bridge projects. Photo from DPWH Facebook page

Duterte wants P4-B 'gratis' from China to fund Jolo, Basilan hospitals

Apr 13, 2018 - 10:40 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte says he prefers economic aid from China to be spent on healthcare in the Sulu capital and Basilan instead of funding infrastructure projects

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and People's Republic of China President Xi Jinping exchange tokens on the sidelines of the dinner hosted by the Chinese President at the Boao State Guesthouse on April 10, 2018. Also in the photo are Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio and Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go. The portrait presented by President Duterte is painted by artist Maestro Ronilo Abayan and authenticated by Jobe Nkemakolam. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Nash, Kidd highlight 2018 Hall of Fame class

Apr 01, 2018 - 2:27 PM

Other inductees include ex-NBA stars Grant Hill, Ray Allen, Maurice Cheeks, college coach Lefty Driesell and female players Katie Smith and Tina Thompson

GREATS. (From left) Jason Kidd, Steve Nash, Ray Allen and Grant Hill headline the 2018 Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame class. Kidd, Nash and Hill photos from Shutterstock and Allen photo by Rommel Demano/AFP/Getty Images


Licuanan proud of leveling opportunities in public, private education

Jan 27, 2018 - 8:09 PM

Many of the first batch of scholars in state universities and colleges graduated with honors. It shows that 'talent and intelligence is normally distributed, but opportunity is not,' former CHED Patricia Licuanan says.

LICUANAN's LEGACY. Former chairperson Patricia Licuanan talks to Rappler about what she believes is her legacy in CHED. File by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Poorest families to get P200 monthly to offset effect of new taxes

Jan 10, 2018 - 6:02 PM

'This is in response to critics who say that Train is anti-poor because the informal sector and already tax-exempt wage earners will be faced with higher excise taxes,' says Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno

BRIEFING. Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno held a press conference on January 10, 2017. Photo from DBM

Cagayan loses P328M for road projects due to delayed budget

Jan 02, 2018 - 5:35 PM

The delayed passage of the budget has prompted a word war between Governor Manuel Mamba and the Cagayan Provincial Board

PH withdraws from second cycle of U.S. aid packages

Dec 19, 2017 - 1:23 PM

The withdrawal from the second cycle of Millennium Challenge Corporation grants comes after the Philippines' scores on rule of law and corruption drop in the aid-giving body's scorecard used to determine beneficiary countries

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presides over the 20th Cabinet Meeting at the Malacañan Palace on December 5, 2017. REY BANIQUET/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

China to donate P1.1 billion for Marawi rehabilitation

Nov 15, 2017 - 6:12 PM

The agreement for the provision of the grant is signed during Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's official visit to the Philippines

PH rule of law rating drops in U.S. scorecard for aid

Nov 03, 2017 - 3:26 PM

Malacañang says the US findings 'may not completely reflect' the Duterte administration's efforts to promote good governance and fight corruption

PHILIPPINE LEADER. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives military honors before boarding the Russian ship Admiral Panteleev docked at Pier 15 in Port Area, Manila, on October 25, 2017. Malacañang file photo

Aegis Juris fratman, Cayetano, Jack Ma | Evening wRap

Oct 25, 2017 - 8:47 PM

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U.S. academics, opera director among 'Genius' grant winners

Oct 12, 2017 - 8:25 AM

The Chicago-based John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation gives out the annual award to 'people on the precipice,' where the money will advance their goals

'GENIUS' The 2017 MacArthur Fellows. Image courtesy MacArthur Foundation

Berita selebriti hari ini: Rabu, 31 Mei 2017

May 31, 2017 - 10:22 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, May 26, 2017

May 26, 2017 - 11:30 AM

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Goverment troops prepare to assault members of the Maute group in Marawi City on May 25, 2017. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

PH and EU, Princess Mako, Chris Cornell | Evening wRap

May 18, 2017 - 9:19 PM

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DFA, NEDA clueless as PH rejects new EU grants

May 18, 2017 - 5:15 PM

UPDATED If DFA is unaware then there is again a disturbing display of dysfunction in the conduct of our foreign policy says a former ambassador

Palace clarifies: PH not accepting EU grants 'with conditions'

May 18, 2017 - 2:24 PM

UPDATED The Philippines clarifies it will continue to accept grants like humanitarian aid that will not come with objectionable conditions

Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella answers queries from members of the media during a press briefing in Malacañang on April 19, 2017. KING RODRIGUEZ/Presidential Photo

EU and PH, GDP growth, Mueller | Midday wRap

May 18, 2017 - 1:43 PM

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PH refuses new EU grants; P13 billion at stake

May 17, 2017 - 11:59 PM

UPDATED EU Ambassador to the Philippines Franz Jessen says the Philippines decision will affect up to 250 million euros in EU grants

AT STAKE. EU Ambassador to the Philippines Franz Jessen says the Philippines' refusal of EU grants could affect up to 250 million euros in aid. File photo from the EU Delegation to the Philippines' Facebook page

PH, China sign deal on P3.6-B grant for Pasig River bridges

May 15, 2017 - 11:05 PM

Duterte and Xi also witness the signing of 3 MOUs on human resource development energy and communications

PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Are you a startup with tech solutions to social issues?

Apr 11, 2017 - 6:20 PM

Application and nomination of entries for Globe Future Makers end on May 7 2017

IDEAS WANTED. 'Future Makers' is another contest looking to harness technology and grassroots ideas for good.

U.S. government awards STI grants to Filipino scholars and universities

Mar 17, 2017 - 4:51 PM

The universities who received research grants include University of the Philippines Diliman Western Philippines University University of Southeastern Philippines and Technological Institute of the Philippines

US Ambassador to PH Sung Y. Kim (top row, 6th from left) is joined by the principal investigators from universities receiving STI research grants from the U.S. Government through the U.S. Embassy in the Philippines’ United States Agency for International Development (USAID). USAID Photo

LOOK: Behind-the-scenes photos of 'Love, Actually' short film

Mar 06, 2017 - 7:20 PM

Producer and scriptwriter Emma Freud tweets photos featuring Hugh Grant and Martine McCutcheon

Economic managers: Tuition-free policy in SUCs to benefit 'non-poor' students

Feb 09, 2017 - 3:35 PM

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno and Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia are pushing for fully funding the Unified Student Financial Assistance System for Tertiary Education UniFAST instead

'FUND UNIFAST'. Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez, Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno, and Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia issue a joint position paper on the tuition-free policy. Dominguez file photo from Joel Liporada/Rappler; Diokno and Pernia file photos from Malacañang

CHED task force finishes crafting rules of tuition-free policy

Jan 24, 2017 - 4:05 PM

We will conduct a comprehensive information campaign to ensure that deserving students have the chance to benefit from this game changing policy in higher education says CHED Chairperson Patricia Licuanan

UP file photo from Wikimedia commons

Optimism in PH businesses dips in Q4

Jan 03, 2017 - 3:43 PM

Optimism in the country’s businesses fell to 80 from 84 in the previous quarter but the Philippines still ranks as the second most optimistic country of the 37 surveyed in the latest Grant Thornton International Business Report

PH military gets $14-M Christmas grant from China

Dec 20, 2016 - 4:21 PM

The grant will come in the form of weapons and defense assets – small arms fast boats and night vision goggles – that will boost the military s fight against terrorism and illegal drugs

Aid matters

Dec 18, 2016 - 9:30 AM

Is aid wasted? It takes two to tango – the aid giver should ideally be motivated by the development of the recipient while the aid recipient should ideally have a clean government that seeks to maximize the benefits of aid

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Nov 01, 2016 - 7:51 PM

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PH 3rd most optimistic economy – global business survey

Oct 31, 2016 - 9:00 PM

The survey shows optimism of Philippine businesses stood at 84 in the 3rd quarter of the year way above the average of 42

OPTIMISTIC. Filipinos are feeling optimistic about the economy. File photo by Agence France Presse

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Oct 27, 2016 - 7:31 PM

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WATCH: Chris Evans, Ryan Gosling, Margot Robbie, and more read 'Mean Tweets'

Sep 22, 2016 - 1:29 PM

Kiefer Sutherland flips off his troll Chris Evans and Paul Rudd have a good laugh Melissa McCarthy reads her Mean Tweet with gusto and more

Screengrab from YouTube/Jimmy Kimmel Live

Australian rugby league player dies after tackle

Sep 12, 2016 - 1:36 PM

Grant Cook 28 was playing for the Murwillumbah Mustangs in a regional New South Wales game against Casino on Sunday when he sustained the injury

Australian rugby player Grant Cook (R) dies after getting tackled in a match. Photo from his wife Colleen's Facebook acount

Beyonce invites mothers of slain black men to MTV VMAs

Aug 29, 2016 - 10:13 AM

The celebrated singer enters the MTV VMAs red carpet with the mothers of Michael Brown Eric Garner Oscar Grant and Trayvon Martin