• Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew remains in intensive care, health improves slightly

    gmanetwork.com 28 Feb '15, 4pm

    SINGAPORE - Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's first prime minister, remains in intensive care after being admitted to hospital with severe pneumonia but his condition has improved slightly, the government said on Saturday. Lee, who turned 91 last September, has been in hospital since Feb. 5. ...

  • Singapore-based OFW to represent PHL in latte art competition in Sweden | Pinoy Abroad

    gmanetwork.com 17 Feb '15, 12pm

    A Filipino barista working in Singapore will be the Philippines' representative to the prestigious World Latte Art Championship to be held in Sweden, a television report said Tuesday. Mark Chan earned the spot after besting nine other contestants in the recently held Philippine Nation...

  • Bitcoin exchange Coins.ph launches 24/7 ATM payout service | Economy

    gmanetwork.com 21 Dec '14, 8am

    Overseas Filipino workers are constantly worried about the service fees that come with sending money home to their loved ones. In the past, there have been reports of remittance centers adding hidden fees for transactions , prompting some to use courier services instead of sending mon...

  • Singapore Red Cross donates P2M to Ruby relief efforts

    Singapore Red Cross donates P2M to Ruby relief efforts

    gmanetwork.com 09 Dec '14, 8am

    Legazpi coastal villages clear homes after Ruby storm surge . People shovel sand that partially buried their home after a storm surge brought by Typhoon Ruby (Hagupit) in the village of Sabang in Legazpi City on Monday, December 8. Ruby weakened to a tropical storm as it churned close...

  • Singapore wins intl lion dance contest

    Singapore wins intl lion dance contest | Lifestyle

    gmanetwork.com 08 Feb '15, 10am

    Clockwise from bottom left: a Myanmar lion, a China lion, the winning Singapore lion and the trophies. Reuters video screencaps The 8th International Lion Dance competition kicked off in Singapore's Chinatown on Saturday (February 7) evening. Fourteen teams from 10 nations across Asia...

  • PNoy heading to Singapore Tuesday for 2-day working visit

    gmanetwork.com 15 Nov '14, 9am

    President Benigno Aquino III will head for Singapore on Tuesday for a two-day working visit, Malacañang said Saturday. Radio-Television Malacanang said Aquino will give a keynote interview during "The World in 2015 Gala Dinner" by The Economist, an international news and business publ...

  • Bejeweled Hermes handbag expected to break auction record

    Bejeweled Hermes handbag expected to break auction record | Lifestyle

    gmanetwork.com 23 Sep '14, 8am

    When is a handbag not just a handbag? The answer to that may come Tuesday, when a Hermes diamond- and white gold-encrusted handbag could fetch a record amount at auction. The limited edition bag, a dream piece for Hermes aficionados, was on display in Beverly Hills on Monday ahead of ...

  • PNoy’s Singapore trip to cost P11.6M |

    gmanetwork.com 18 Nov '14, 4am

    President Benigno Aquino III's two-day trip to Singapore will cost the government P11.6 million, Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr. said Tuesday. In a statement, Ochoa said the amount will cover transportation, accommodation and food costs of the President and his 54-member delegat...