What’s Happening in Metro Manila?


World jittery about Trump's 'America first' inaugural speech
in the financial district of Makati city east Manila, Philippines. Pledging emphatically to empower America's "forgotten men and women," Donald Trump was sworn in as President of the United States on Friday, taking command of a riven nation facing an ...
Posted: January 21, 2017, 11:20 am
65th Miss Universe | Lunch with PLDT/Smart and Dinner at Okada Manila
Earlier at the SMX Convention Center, PLDT and Smart Communications hosted a lunch for the media and twenty of the 65th Miss Universe candidates. It was hashtagged #PLDTMissU #SmartMissU #keepthecrown and the members of the Press had a grand time talking ...
Posted: January 21, 2017, 11:03 am
Sushmita Sen to judge Miss Universe 2016 pageant in Philippines
Sushmita will be coming to Philippines after a gap of 23 years, the place where she was crowned by Dayanara Torres as Miss Universe 1994 during the pageant held in Manila. "Life comes a full circle, from winning Miss Universe, to having owned its Indian ...
Posted: January 21, 2017, 10:40 am
Regal pampering at Marriott Hotel Manila
Marriot Café at Marriott Hotel Manila offers a taste of the countries that brought home the coveted crown: Mexico’s grilled skirt steaks with tortilla and guacamole, US’ Texas style BBQ ribs with mac and cheese, and the Philippines’ Binacol (chicken ...
Posted: January 21, 2017, 9:49 am
Sounds of Manila sings Cecile Azarcon
MANILA, Philippines – Very few Filipino bands successfully make it in the US. There are some in the West Coast, but the list gets fewer in the East Coast. Not too long ago, however, a four-member band, Sounds of Manila, started its humble beginnings in ...
Posted: January 21, 2017, 9:19 am
Star Cruises Makes Manila Cruise Home Port with Launch of SuperStar Virgo
Manila is now officially a cruise home port for Star Cruises as SuperStar Virgo fleet makes its first homeport deployment to Manila. The 13-storey cruise ship will sail from Manila’s south pier onward to Laoag, Kaohsiung in Taiwan, and Hong Kong during a ...
Posted: January 21, 2017, 8:56 am
23 years after winning Miss Universe, Sushmita Sen gears up to judge the pagaent in Manila!
Sushmita Sen made the nation proud when she became the first Indian girl to win the title of Miss Universe, back in 1994. The actress wowed all with her humility, intelligence and gorgeous looks. She was loved and admired by all and Sushmita even today ...
Posted: January 21, 2017, 8:13 am
Sushmita Sen To Judge Miss Universe In Manila, 'Where It All Began'
Former beauty queen and Miss Universe, actress Sushmita Sen will be part of the beauty pageant once again as she is all set to join the judges panel of the competition this year. The 65th edition of the Miss Universe pageant will take place in Manila in ...
Posted: January 21, 2017, 4:23 am
LOOK | Pinoy bikers stage ‘Donald-Adolf lovefest’ at Trump Tower Manila
MANILA, Philippines -- Filipino activists calling themselves “Manila Solidarity” cycled over eight kilometers to Trump Tower Manila Saturday morning to join worldwide protests that greeted Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45th president of the ...
Posted: January 21, 2017, 12:17 am
Beauty and the beasts: Manila rolls out the red carpet for Miss Universe contestants... while on the other side of town the latest victim of the Philippines drug war lies dead ...
Dressed in flirty summer dresses, designer sunglasses and delicate stilettos, the 2016 Miss Universe candidates appeared without a care in the world as they smiled for photos in Manila on Thursday. The beautiful women with their perfectly coiffed hair ...
Posted: January 19, 2017, 1:34 am