Category Archives: Lifestyle

Payapang Daigdig

  Payapang Daigdig Ang gabi’y payapa Lahat ay tahimik Pati mga tala Sa bughaw na langit Kay hinhin ng hangin Waring umiibig Sa kapayapaan Ng buong aigdig     Peaceful World – 1946 Music – Felipe Padilla de Leon, National Artist for Music Lyrics – Eduardo de Leon and Brigido Batungbakal Payapang Daigdig is hailed as the local… Read More »

Drugs for diabetes,hypertension and high cholesterol now exempt from VAT

Find out the most commonly asked questions about about VAT-exempt drugs for diabetes, hypertension, and high cholesterol under the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law. What are the benefits of TRAIN Law for people with diabetes, hypertension, (“high blood”), and high cholesterol. Beginning January 1, 2019, the sale of drugs against diabetes, hypertension, (“high blood”), and… Read More »

Gawad Julian Cruz Balmaseda

  The Julian Cruz Balmaseda Award is the highest recognition KWF (Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino) offers for the unique thesis and dissertation in science, mathematics, social sciences, and other related articles using Filipino language. Ang Gawad Julian Cruz Balmaseda ay ang pinakamataas na pagkilala na handog ng KWF  (Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino) para sa natatanging tesis at disertasyon… Read More »

Amelia Lapena Bonifacio | National Artist for Theater

  Amelia Lapena Bonifacio is the “The Grande Dame of South East Asian Children’s Theatre”. She used puppets to beautifully tell folktales and epics, with mostly children as her audience. She founded Teatrong Mulat, which has produced a number of acclaimed full-length musical puppet plays performed not just in the Philippines but around the  world. Dubbed as “The… Read More »

Jose Nepomuceno | Father of Filipino Films

  Jose Nepomucino is the father of Filipino films. Among his well-known films includes: Dalagang Bukid (1919) The Filipino Woman (1927) Ang Manananggal (1927) Ang Lumang Simbahan (1928) Noli Me Tangere (1930) Punyal na Ginto (1933) Don Jose Zialcita Nepomuceno is one of the pioneering filmmakers of Philippine cinema.  He is considered to be the Father of the… Read More »