Category: Feature

#YouthWorksPH: Empowering OSYs thru work-based training

YouthWorks PH, a five-year workforce development project which aims to connect out-of-school youth with training and employment opportunities, was launced Friday at Shangri-La Hotel, Makati. (Photo by Ma. Teresa Montemayor) MANILA — The Philippines is...

What makes an ASEAN quiz bee winner?

From left to right: ASEAN quiz bee winners Jericho Villarico, champion; Wynkqui Anne Cruz, second runner-up; and Kim Eric Delicano, third runner-up. MANILA — Acing a national quiz bee is more than just studying hard....

Tech-voc grad’s P10 ticket to success

GLASS CEILING. Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) graduate Nina Rivero works as an automotive technician in Qatar after breaking through the glass ceiling or gender discrimination in an industry dominated by men....

Balding PH coral reefs prompt SOS call

MANILA — Scientists are sounding the alarm on the plight of coral reefs nationwide. They are raising the urgency for sustainably managing Philippine areas with coral reefs to help prevent these beneficial ecosystems’ further degradation...

Imagination is the limit: unique designs from scrap

Some samples of resin-laminated products (Photo from DOST) Double zero waste campaign by DOST-CAR among furniture industry players in Abra yields unique products  and competitive firms while keeping the environment clean. Producers can use...

Traslacion: What forges a devotee

BLACK NAZARENE REPLICAS. An estimated crowd of 80,000 devotees join Sunday’s (Jan. 7, 2018) procession of replicas of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo, Manila — two days before the “Traslacion” 2018 or the transfer...