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What do millennials look for in a home?

Jul 27, 2018 - 2:31 PM

Today's young achievers are constantly in search for living spaces that will fuel their drive and nurture their lifestyles. But what elements really matter to them?

How these millennials are fighting mental illness with art, Scripture

Jul 01, 2018 - 9:00 AM

Representing the Philippines, the team of Where There Is Hope will be highlighting their advocacy for mental health awareness at the United Nations Youth Assembly this coming August

Robredo to youth: Don’t lose hope, good will triumph over evil

Jun 16, 2018 - 9:48 PM

'Ang pinaka-number one na lesson in history, hindi tumatagal ang kasamaan, na parating in the end, ang nagta-triumph ay iyong kabutihan,' Vice President Leni Robredo tells youth leaders

'HOPE AND FAITH. 'Vice President Leni Robredo addresses participants at the national summit of Millennials PH at the OVP Quezon City Reception House on June 16, 2018. Photo from OVP

How social tourism is redefining millennial wanderlust

Apr 14, 2018 - 11:21 AM

How and why does social tourism appeal to our generation?

#WalkOutPH trends on Twitter as millennials fight for press freedom, human rights

Feb 23, 2018 - 4:59 PM

Martial Law survivor Boni Ilagan also talked to students from the College of Mass Communication and advised them to 'create their own First Quarter Storm'

Successful transitions: What should millennials know to adjust to the TRAIN?

Feb 01, 2018 - 9:00 AM

Knowledge is key to coming out on top

Infographic: Travel smarter with a little help from these apps

Jan 22, 2018 - 6:17 PM

Flight delays, long lines — these may be unavoidable travel stressors, but here are ways you can make the experience easier and enjoyable

Get in on the Gen Z Yellow trend with these 7 items

Jan 17, 2018 - 9:48 PM

Millennial pink is so 2017 – it's Gen Z Yellow now

Kaya Natin holds music festival and advocacy fair on January 26

Jan 11, 2018 - 12:23 PM

Kaya Natin! Movement for Good Governance and Ethical Leadership will hold a music festival and advocacy fair at the UP Diliman Sunken Garden on January 26

[OPINION] My year that was

Jan 01, 2018 - 11:45 AM

I, who have lived in and loved this country for so long, have become heart broken. 2017. A very bad year. And yet 2017 has been the best of times.

A millennial’s guide to mutual funds

Dec 29, 2017 - 6:14 PM

Want to start investing, but don’t know how? Here’s an easy primer from a fellow millennial

The millennials are all grown up

Dec 27, 2017 - 11:05 AM

Millennials are not all kids, some of them have grown up and are taking center stage

7 Sephora buys for anyone who loves millennial pink

Dec 06, 2017 - 1:00 PM

Your world will be a rosy glow with these pink products

Quiz: What should be next on your bucket list?

Dec 01, 2017 - 12:00 AM

Learn how you can pursue passion and purpose at the same time with this quiz!

How to make a social enterprise idea stand out

Nov 15, 2017 - 6:20 PM

Entrepreneurs and innovators share tips and insights to millennials on how to effectively implement their inventions

1 in 4 social enterprises in PH led by a millennial – study

Nov 05, 2017 - 8:06 PM

Millennials, or those born in the 1980s to 1990s, drive about 24% of the current pool of social enterprises

MORE THAN JUST FISHING. Jhonie Salcedo's seaweed harvest as supported Sentro ha Pagpauswag ha Panginabuhi social enterprise. Photo from CSO-SEED/SPPI  MORE THAN JUST FISHING. Jhonie Salcedo's seaweed harvest as supported Sentro ha Pagpauswag ha Panginabuhi social enterprise. Photo from CSO-SEED/SPPI

5 splurges millennials shouldn’t feel guilty about

Nov 03, 2017 - 4:21 PM

Here are some of the things you might want to consider putting your money on

What I learned from being featured by the Duterte online machine

Oct 10, 2017 - 10:09 PM

I am a responsible person who makes positive contributions to my family, community, and country. Drug use in no way adversely affects my personal or professional lives.

Solving hunger: Why it’s important for millennials to help out

Oct 03, 2017 - 5:22 PM

Hunger stunts the potential of the youth. How does it worsen existing problems in the country?

WATCH: What are millennials fighting for?

Sep 24, 2017 - 7:45 PM

Millennials share why they joined the protest on the 45th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law

YOUTH POWER. In an evident show of force, millennials troop to Luneta Park on Thursday, September 21, to join the multi-sectoral protest marking the 45th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law. Photo by Rappler

Dealing with quarter-life crisis

Sep 24, 2017 - 10:00 AM

How have you been, 25-year-old self?

Martial Law anniversary protests: Millennials own the fight

Sep 22, 2017 - 2:44 PM

Young people show up at protest rallies across the country on September 21 to stand up and fight for human rights and freedoms for their generation

How millennials protested on Sept 21 – from streets to social media

Sep 22, 2017 - 9:08 AM

Hashtags #NeverAgain, #ManlabanTayo, #DayofProtest, and #LunetaRally trend the whole day of September 21

Thousands sign petition calling for Aguirre's resignation

Sep 20, 2017 - 3:04 PM

'Kung hindi po siya tatanggalin ni Pangulong Duterte siya mismo ay magkaroon ng delicadeza na magbitiw sa opisina dahil sa kontrobersiyang kinasangkutan niya,' a youth protester says

RESIGN CALL. Protesters from Youth Resist wearing colorful wigs troop to DOJ on September 20, 2017 to file a petition calling for the resignation of Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II over fake news and other controversies. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Chocolate company unveils new type of chocolate

Sep 07, 2017 - 5:00 PM

And it comes in millennial pink

RUBY CHOCOLATE. The new type of chocolate has a natural pink color and berry flavor. Photo from Barry Callebaut

Youth and human rights groups, netizens condemn Carl Arnaiz slay

Sep 05, 2017 - 4:50 PM

Youth groups human rights organizations and netizens demand transparent investigation and justice for the death of 19 year old Carl Arnaiz

CALL FOR JUSTICE. Youth organizations, human rights groups, and netizens, cry for justice for the death of former UP student Carl Arnaiz

Filipino millennials helping farmers cope with climate change

Sep 03, 2017 - 11:52 AM

RiceUp Filipino Farmers is a social enterprise that helps local farmers become resilient and self sustaining even when the odds are not in their favor

SOCIAL GOOD. Students from Hawaii started RiceUp to help Filipino farmers cope with climate change. Photos by Roy Joseph Roberto

Getting lost and finding myself again

Sep 02, 2017 - 5:32 PM

To my fellow millennials who feel lost in life, hang in there. You're not alone.

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7 in 10 millennials would welcome refugees in their own country – survey

Aug 29, 2017 - 9:21 AM

Some 74 of the 31 000 millennials surveyed says they empathize with the situation of the refugees data from the World Economic Forum’s WEF Global Shapers Annual Survey reveal

SEEKING REFUGE. Rohingya migrants sit in a boat as they're towed closer to land by fishermen, off the coast near the city of Geulumpang in Indonesia's East Aceh district of Aceh province, before being rescued on May 20, 2015. AFP Photo

Most millennials willing to work abroad for career growth – survey

Aug 28, 2017 - 10:45 PM

The United States remain the top destination of choice for millennials who are willing to work outside of their country of residence according to a World Economic Forum survey

Technology creating, not destroying, jobs – millennials

Aug 28, 2017 - 9:48 PM

A global survey released by the World Economic Forum shows millennials have an optimistic outlook on the impact of technology on job creation

NEXT TREND. Millennials in the Global Shapers Annual Survey 2017 say artificial technology is the next big technology trend.

IN PHOTOS: Celebrities at the Himagsikan Para Kay Kian rally

Aug 22, 2017 - 10:51 AM

Agot Isidro Audie Gemora Mae Paner and Pen Medina are among those who are calling for justice for the slain teen

Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Protesters express rage over Kian slay, ask for end to killings

Aug 21, 2017 - 11:34 PM

More than 1 000 protesters march to the People Power Monument along EDSA despite the rain Monday evening

TAMA NA. One of the interesting placards during the protest against the killing of 17-year-old Kian delos Santos. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Words of wisdom from millennials

Aug 12, 2017 - 7:10 PM

We gathered young millennials and asked them questions about life happiness and the most difficult question of them all: What is love?

Why we like to share

Aug 09, 2017 - 5:10 PM

Looking beyond the millennial’s aesthetic and personal branding on social media

Kiat sukses bekerja dengan generasi millennial

Aug 05, 2017 - 7:12 PM

Generasi millennial diprediksi akan mengisi separuh tenaga kerja global pada tahun 2020 mendatang

MILLENNIALS. Generasi millennials diprediksi akan mengisi separuh tenaga kerja di dunia pada tahun 2020. Ilustrasi Rappler

WATCH: Prepare for disasters by playing a board game

Jul 29, 2017 - 6:28 PM

The Civil Defense board game aims to teach concepts on disaster risk reduction in a fun and engaging way

How millennials can secure their future

Jul 21, 2017 - 9:47 AM

It’s never too early to start thinking ahead

Youth groups file ethics complaint vs Aguirre over fake news

Jul 05, 2017 - 12:30 PM

If he resigns that s very good that s delicadeza but our strongest position would be for the President to actually take him out of office says one of the complainants

ETHICS COMPLAINT. Youth groups file an ethics complaint against Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II before the Office of the Ombudsman on July 5, 2017. Photo by Darren Langit

12 money-saving tips for millennial travelers

Jul 02, 2017 - 8:35 PM

Looking to travel on a budget? Here s how you can save while seeing the world

Orgies and Tinder: Millennials are having a lot of sex, some with a deadly price

Jul 01, 2017 - 8:27 PM

An old virus has new victims: HIV is now infecting the youth faster than any other age group due in part to technology and unsafe sex

Are you a “slashie?"

Jun 28, 2017 - 11:45 AM

A new generation of multi faceted individuals forging multiple career paths is on the rise

The pursuit of passion and how it can be wrong

May 27, 2017 - 10:37 AM

Passion needs to be reframed The original passion of passion as it were was to suffer in view of something greater and beyond the self

Defying the notion of the ‘financially fragile’ millennial

May 26, 2017 - 5:15 PM

As this generation steps into adulthood they must learn to strike a balance between creating experiences and protecting their future

Duterte's young supporters whom we don’t talk about

May 19, 2017 - 11:30 AM

Maybe this is what we on the other side should all do: We have to remove the selective filters that plug our ears

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Apr 17, 2017 - 1:34 PM

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Filipino millennials among most optimistic globally – survey

Apr 16, 2017 - 7:15 PM

84 of Filipino millennials believe social and political conditions in the country will improve in the next 12 months

POSITIVE OUTLOOK. A recent survey says Filipino millennials are the most optimistic compared tot heir counterparts.

5 young PH entrepreneurs on Forbes '30 Under 30 Asia 2017'

Apr 13, 2017 - 2:10 PM

This year s list highlights 300 impressive young entrepreneurs from all walks of life pushing the boundaries of innovation

INNOVATORS. Forbes Magazine's '30 Under 30 Asia 2017' includes 5 innovators from the Philippines. All photos from Forbes Magazine website

Asian millennials face cash shortage at retirement – Manulife

Feb 22, 2017 - 9:57 PM

The average millennial expects to accumulate only one third of what is typically required for retirement according to the latest Manulife Investor Sentiment Index