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GABAY GURO 2016

Gabay Guro pays tribute to teachers this Teachers’ Month

 

 Gabay Guro was born when a group of like-minded PLDT executives banded together over coffee for an advocacy for teachers. That was nine years ago. Today, Gabay Guro has over 1100 scholars on various state colleges and universities nationwide. There are over 300 LET passers, 496 active scholars as of August, 2016 and projected 167 graduates in 2017. Gabay Guro also celebrates the fat that 137 scholars graduated with honors – 112 cum laudes and 25 magna cum laudes. Gabay Guro has also partnered with local government units to further teacher education. What is Gabay Guro? Gabay Guro is a […]

Mang Inasal pays tribute to everyday heroes

 

 It’s not all the time that we see and hear heroic deeds by our fellowmen that is given recognition for all citizens to know and realize that faith in humanity is still present among our hearts. A person doesn’t have to go to war and come back as a hero nor that person doesn’t have to save an entire city like the Avengers did in the movie Age of Ultron. A person can be a hero just by stepping up, believing and doing what he believes is right. Sharing talents and passion to his fellowmen that will benefit a lot of people […]

ROBIN PADILLA MONEYGRAM GLOBAL BRAND AMBASSADOR

Robin Padilla and MoneyGram help to bring OFWs closer to their families

 

 Robin Padilla is known in Philippines Showbiz as the Action Prince and has been a popular figure both charitable works and campaigns entertaining Filipino workers abroad, aka OFWs. MoneyGram is a money remittance US based company in Dallas, known globally in 200 countries, including Philippines which has over 13,000 locations by the end of July 2016. MoneyGram has 375,000 locations worldwide. Robin and MoneyGram’s relationship started four years ago in 2012 and continuously strengthens within the succeeding years. The first endorsement by Robin as Global Brand Ambassador for MoneyGram was to bring awareness on what the brand was all about, according to […]

HAPPY FATHER'S DAY - ANOTHER KWENTONG JOLLIBEE FROM JOLLIBEE

This heartwarming and touching #KwentongJollibee will make every dad and son tearfully relate this Father’s Day

 

 As tribute to fatherhood, here’s a heartwarming and touching story every dad and son can relate to this Father’s Day. Jollibee, the leading no. 1 fastfood chain in the Philippines, shares another #KwentongJollibee in time for Father’s Day. In this video, a dad keeps on mentoring and gives advice to his son since he was a little boy and up to the day he’s about to enter college. Enzo, the son, follows his dad’s encouragements and pursued the college dreams. But as the saying goes, ‘his best wasn’t good enough.’ Find out what happens when things ended the way it […]

BATMAN V SUPERMAN SHE WAS MY WORLD

Plausible explanations to Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice memorable dialogues

 

 Warning: This article contains spoilers. If you haven’t watched Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, leave now or forever regret this moment it ever happened. But if you’ve seen it already, have fun and enjoy our little effort of unraveling mysteries from this epic superhero movie directed by Zack Snyder. Is She With You? When Wonder Woman entered to save the day from the rampaging Doomsday, Superman asked Batman if she’s with him. Batman replied “I thought she was with you.” Critics find Batman’s answer a bit dumb considering his alter-ego Bruce have already decipher who Wonder Woman really is after decrypting Lex Luthor’s files. […]

BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE

Truth be told! Batman and Superman are actually half-brothers!

 

 While everyone (except critics, of course) are still enjoying bathing on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice monumental and much-awaited superhero film, there is one surprising truth that every fanboy and fangirl should acknowledge, whether you believe it or not. In the movie (insert spoiler), Batman and Superman tossed on a fistfight with a great deal of smashing and knocking out concrete walls. With a devastating mech suit, Batman almost killed Superman until the Man of Steel mentioned the name ‘Martha’. Batman, who is about to pierce a spear powered with Kryptonite into Superman’s chest, hold back and Lois Lane had to tell him that […]

GAL GADOT AS WONDER WOMAN

Wonder Woman steals the show from Batman and Superman with spine-chilling ‘Is She With You’ badass movie soundtrack

 

 ‘Brutal, fierce, and brave’ that’s what comes into my mind upon hearing the double-edged electric guitar “Is She With You”  riff when Wonder Woman came in to steal the show from Batman and Superman who were battling Doomsday as the ‘creature’ wrecks havoc in Metropolis and Gotham City in the movie Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. This is no spoiler, by the way, as we’ve all seen this already in trailers. It was a perfect grand entrance for the Amazon Princess, summing up for the total of her 7 minutes on-screen presence, until we see her next time on her own movie. […]

GRINGO HONASAN A SOLDIER TURNED REBEL WITH A CAUSE

Gringo Honasan Transcribed (Part 2): “I looked at him (Marcos) like a god”

 

 As promised, here is the second part of our conversation with Senator Gringo Honasan. In continuation of his platforms and agenda, he speaks of tax-exemptions, government funding, his first order of business if elected as vice president, and how he looked at Marcos during his time as a soldier, pre-EDSA People Power days. Tax-exempt for below PHP 30,000 earners “Nasa platform namin yan. Any income below P30,000 tax-free. The only sure things in life are death and taxes. Hirap na hirap na nga pahihirapan mo pa? It’s unfair. Tax na natin yung top 1,000 corporations na walang ginawa kung hindi […]

QBE FOUNDATION AND DTC PARTNERSHIP OFFICIAL LAUNCH

QBE Foundation and Dynamic Teen Company by Efren Penaflorida working together for long-term education programs

 

 “The main criteria why we were very fortunate to partner with DTC (Dynamic Teen company) was our vision, and what we want to work on is education, its sustainability, sustainable livelihood for our community through education. When we met with Efren (Penaflorida) and understood that DTC works from the kariton, from children all the way to young adults who go through college and help them finish their universities, it just resonated because it hits exactly the core of what we want to do with QBE,” explained Karen Batungbacal, QBE Executive General Manager, when asked how and why they’ve chosen to partner with […]

HENERAL LUNA THE MOVIE BY JERROLD TAROG

At iba pang mga karakter sa pelikulang HENERAL LUNA

 

 Ang pelikulang HENERAL LUNA na pinagbibidahan ng mahusay na aktor na si John Arcilla, ay isang obra ng isa sa pinakabatang direktor ng pelikulang Filipino ng makabagong henerasyon na si Jerrold Tarog. Mahalagang mapanood ng sambayanang Filipino, lalo na ng mga kabataan ang HENERAL LUNA upang malaman, maunawaan, maitama, at maiwasto ang mga pangyayaring naganap sa ating bansa nung panahon ng mga Kastila at Amerikano na sumakop sa ating bayan. Ang HENERAL LUNA ay isang matapang na pelikula na walang pakundangan inilabas ang ‘lihim’ ng kasaysayan na magpapabago sa isipan ng ating lahat, sa mga tunay na kaganapan sa buhay […]

RICHARDSON NAVOR CEBUANA LHUILLIER'S SEARCH FOR THE HAPPIEST PINOY 2015 AWARDEE

And the Happiest Pinoy 2015 award goes to Richardson Navor, a 28-year old with Cerebral Palsy condition

 

 This year’s winner of Cebuana Lhuillier’s Search for the Happiest Pinoy is a financial analyst with Celebral Palsy. Richardson Navor, a 28-year old Caloocan City, won over nine other finalists and took home a cash prize of PhP 1 million and a trophy. Navor is the third winner of the Search for the Happiest Pinoy which was first introduced in 2009. There were 280,000 nominations for this year alone which broke its own record, the most in the campaign’s three-year history. Philippine Ambassador to Portugal Philippe Jones Lhuillier gave his welcome remarks during the program for Cebuana Lhuillier’s Search for  the Happiest […]

SPOLIARIUM BY JUAN LUNA IS THE FIRST ARTWORK THAT GREETS VISITORS OF THE NATIONAL MUSEUM.

History of the National Museum and Spoliarium by Juan Luna

 

 A trip to the National Museum is not expensive. In fact it is free if you choose to just read our snippet history of how the National Museum came to be. National Museum used to be the Old Session Hall of the House of Representatives which first convened on this building located at Padre Burgos Street corner Finance Road on July 26, 1926 led by Speaker Manuel Roxas until 1933 and Speaker Quintin Paredes until 1935. The Legislative Building was almost completely ruined during the Battle of Manila in 1945. The House of Representatives continued to convene here from the […]

BIDA CHANGERS. From left to right: Chuckiie Dreyfus, Jim paredes, and Melo Villareal.

Let’s bring out our Filipino spirit and change for the better to become a stronger nation

 

 It’s almost Christmas and as always, this season brings out the best in us. And right after Christmas, it’s gonna be New Year already. Have you thought of your new year’s resolutions to start the things right for 2015? Krem-Top coffee creamer recently launched Change for the Better campaign spearheaded by Dr. Mina Ramirez, Phd, President, Asian Social Institute. The campaign started in 2012 as a call to action for us Filipinos to be reminded of our core values to commit and sustain the change to become a better person, not just during the turn of the year but all throughout […]

AGUINALDO SHRINE. The first time the Philippine flag was heralded by Emilio Aguinaldo in celebration of the 1st Philippine Independence on June 12, 1898 in Kawit, Cavite.

Aguinaldo Shrine in Kawit, Cavite

 

 This is where Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo was born and raised up to the day he waved the Philippine flag as he heralded Philippine Independence on June 12, 1898. Aguinaldo was born in this place on March 22, 1869 and was buried here on February 16, 1964. Viewed 31599 times by 4127 viewers ADMINJuan Manila Express is a magazine-themed blog of different niche from daily grind to headline news, to entertainment updates and social media related topics. Email us at [email protected] for your suggestions and comments. Thank you for visiting!More Posts