Jollibee opens its biggest branch in Europe – Manila Bulletin

Jollibee Foods Corporation has opened the first Jollibee store in Spain right at the heart of Madrid at Puerta del Sol, Calle Arenal—one of its biggest openings in Europe. In a statement, Jollibee said its debut in Spain comes as the brand continues to expand its current network of more than 1,400 restaurants worldwide, including cities such as New York, Rome, London, Los Angeles, Dubai, Singapore, and Hong Kong. Inaugurating Jollibee’s first store in Spain was Philippine Ambassador to Spain Philippe J. Lhuillier (middle-left), together with Jollibee Europe Business Head…

Angel Locsin shares encouraging words for people struggling to lose weight – Manila Bulletin

Angel Locsin Actress Angel Locsin has surprised fans with a recent post featuring her body transformation. But after it trended, she immediately shared some inspiring messages. “Hello everyone! About my recent post that became viral, first, I want to say that knowing how to pose the right way can help you look slimmer. I think everyone who posts ootd’s or watched Top model knows this,” the Kapamilya star started. She advised people struggling to lose that extra weight not to feel the pressure. “I tell you that I understand that…

Sen. Bong Revilla Jr. revives ‘Kap’s Agimat Giveaways’ on his birthday – Manila Bulletin

Sen. Bong Revilla Jr. revives ‘Kap’s Agimat Giveaways’ on his birthday Sen. Ramon ‘Bong’ Revilla Jr. Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. turns a year older on Sept. 25 as he celebrates his birth anniversary by reaching out to the needy. Instead of throwing a bash for family and friends, Bong will distribute relief goods and prizes on his birthday. Once again, the senator will revive on Facebook Live “Kap’s Agimat Birthday Giveaways” on his birthday, Saturday, Sept. 25. The celebration will extend to Sunday, Sept. 26. As in the previous…

Daniel Craig bids emotional farewell to James Bond role – Manila Bulletin

His video thanking the staff and fellow cast of the film goes viral For an actor, parting with a character is always a bittersweet moment. That case can be seen on a video presenting actor Daniel Craig bidding farewell to the cast and crew behind the upcoming James Bond film, “No Time To Die.” Daniel Craig as James Bond (Photo from 007.com) Wearing the 007 classic tuxedo uniform, the actor got a little emotional as he expresses his gratitude to the people he has worked with while portraying the iconic…

Makati City ramps up COVID-19 vaccination drive – Manila Bulletin

News / Metro / Pabakuna. Pa-back to normal: Makati City ramps up COVID-19 vaccination drive Pabakuna. Pa-back to normal: Makati City ramps up COVID-19 vaccination drive As the country continues to grapple with COVID-19 and its more contagious Delta variant, the Makati City local government continues to ramp up its efforts in protecting the residents against the dreaded virus. (Photo from Makati PIO) According to the local government unit (LGU), the city has already deployed 587,532 vaccines as of Sept. 16. A total of 331,650 residents received their first dose…

DITO supports ESKYUSI Mobile Legends Tournament – Manila Bulletin

DITO supports ESKYUSI Mobile Legends Tournament DITO Telecommunity, is the official telco partner of the first-ever E-SPORTS KYUSI (ESKYUSI) Mobile Legends Tournament. Organized by the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) Federation of Quezon City and Grey Black Visual Synthesis (GBVS), the tournament aims to discover local gaming talents with prizes worth up to Php 500,000.  “The SK Federation of Quezon City recognizes that gaming has become a passion for many of today’s youth.  We hope to inspire young Filipinos by providing a formal venue where they can pursue and excel in their interests…

Hundreds of sports allowed, Taliban promise — if you’re a man – Manila Bulletin

Taliban fighters stand as youths (not pictured) show their skills during an event organised for the visit of Taliban’s director of physical education and sports Bashir Ahmad Rustamzai (not pictured) at a gymnasium in Kabul on September 14, 2021. (Photo by BULENT KILIC / AFP) From swimming to soccer, running to horse riding, Afghanistan’s new sports chief said Tuesday that the Taliban will allow 400 sports — but declined to confirm if women can play a single one. “Please don’t ask more questions about women,” Bashir Ahmad Rustamzai told AFP,…

Help secure mall voter’s registration – Manila Bulletin

News / National / Eleazar tells cops: Help secure mall voter’s registration Eleazar tells cops: Help secure mall voter’s registration Police forces in Metro Manila and other urban areas were ordered to help secure the voter’s registration in malls as the Commission on Elections (Comelec) expanded the efforts to have more Filipinos register for the 2022 elections more than two weeks before the September 30 deadline. Gen. Guillermo Lorenzo Eleazar, chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP), minimum health standards should be followed by those who would troop to the…

These individuals quit their corporate jobs to start farming – Manila Bulletin

To work hard, save up, and spend their days on a farm is a common end goal for many Filipinos. Many retirees achieve this during their golden years, but there are also young folks who pursue their farming dream earlier in life.  Here’s how some young corporate workers who successfully made their career shift and became successful farmers before retirement, as featured on Agriculture Online:  Andres Rey Cagara For most of his life, he was exposed to farming. As a kid, he would plant vegetables in their backyard right after…

Janus del Prado recalls how ‘G’ manipulated him – Manila Bulletin

There’s no stopping Janus del Prado. Despite having already received death threats, the actor still continues to share stories relating to “G,” who, some believe, actually refers to Gerald Anderson. In a recent interview with Ogie Diaz, Janus noted how he and his friends were rooting for “G’s” romance with “B” then. To those wondering who “B” is, well, according to a few netizens, he is referring to Bea Alonzo. Janus said, “Kasi it was a second time around. Sabi ko naman sayo, maganda naman yun makitungo sa akin, si…