Intellasia East Asia News – Tracking regional surge, Philippine shares rally close to 6,800-level

Intellasia East Asia News - Tracking regional surg …

Local shares rallied for the second straight day on Tuesday, echoing much of the positive sentiment from Asian equities amid indications that China, the world’s second largest economy, would soon ease pandemic curbs. The Philippine Stock Exchange index soared 1.49 percent to close at 6780.78. The broader All Shares index inched up 0.94%. Most of the sub-indices closed on the green, with property shares surging 3.57%. In a market commentary,...

Read More
2023 Bar will be held in September, with only 3 exam dates

2023 Bar will be held in September, with only 3 ex …

The 2023 Bar exams will be held on September 17, 20, and 24 next year MANILA, Philippines – Unlike previous years, the 2023 Bar examinations will be held in September, the Supreme Court (SC) announced on Thursday, December 8.  “Operating under the aim of expediting the admission of successful examinees to the legal profession, the 2023 Bar Examinations shall be held in the month of September,” 2023 Bar examinations chairperson Associate Justice...

Read More
Lagman remains optimistic about Liberal Party’s future

Lagman remains optimistic about Liberal Party’s …

MANILA, Philippines – Faced with the consecutive electoral defeats in 2019 and 2022 and an overwhelming majority coalition, Albay 1st District Representative Edcel Lagman remains optimistic about the Liberal Party’s (LP) prospects. He took the helm of the party last September 30. He sees the LP presidency as a challenge to elevate the party to social and electoral relevance. “One which has an illustrious past deserves an illustrious present and...

Read More
Instagram down for some users; app says it’s ‘looking into’ issue

Instagram down for some users; app says it’s ‘ …

Several Instagram accounts reportedly became inaccessible on Monday, with many users receiving a message that their account has been suspended. In a tweet, the photo-sharing app said that it is "looking into" the issue. "We're aware that some of you are having issues accessing your Instagram account. We're looking into it and apologize for the inconvenience," the Meta-owned company said. Results from the Downdetector platform says that...

Read More
The Benny Abante show at the anti-discrimination bill hearing

The Benny Abante show at the anti-discrimination b …

Remarks that in other countries would have been viewed as insensitive or even homophobic take center stage in a hearing on the anti-discrimination bill in the Philippines' House of Representatives It was a hot mess of contradictions, ironies, and gender-insensitive comments, as the 19th Congress held its first House hearing on the long-proposed anti-discrimination bill. In the driver’s seat of the discussions on the bill pushed by the LGBTQ+...

Read More

Videos

HOW PHILIPPINES CHANGED ME – This Is Why I Choose to Stay For Good

HOW PHILIPPINES CHANGED ME – This Is Why I Choose to Stay For Good

A day at my happy place in the Philippines. Spending time at this beautiful location always makes me think and realize how living in the Philippines has changed my way of thinking about life. Please SUBSCRIBE to my channel for more vlogs from the Philippines! ☕️️ You...

Top Categories

Entertainment

Sports

Search

Manila Weather

December 9, 2022, 3:07 am
 

NNE
Cloudy
25°C
0 m/s
real feel: 29°C
humidity: 85%
wind speed: 0 m/s NNE
sunrise: 6:10 am
sunset: 5:27 pm
Forecast December 9, 2022
day
 

Showers
29°C
wind speed: 1 m/s SSE
night
 

Mostly cloudy with thunderstorms
25°C
wind speed: 1 m/s NE
 

Technology