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Manila Standard 20 Nov 2022
Manila’s newest heritage restaurant celebrates heirloom dishes ... Located beside the Malacañang Palace in San Miguel Manila, Cabel serves iconic Filipino dishes within the halls of the Roces mansion built in the 1930s ... Experience Cabel at 1147 Jose Laurel Street, San Miguel, Manila.

Philippine police charge former prison chief with famous journalist’s murder

La Prensa Latina 07 Nov 2022
Manila, Nov 7 (EFE).- ... The reasons, he added, were “the continuous revelations” that Lapid made through his radio program against Bantag, whom the journalist had accused of accepting bribes from prisoners and building “a mansion” on the outskirts of Manila.

GOSSIP GIRL: When OG sexy queens Alma Moreno and Dina Bonnevie have ‘bardagulas’ on the street

Manila Bulletin 04 Oct 2022
The former Japan-based engineer turned writer-director conceptualized Kalye Queens based on his own experience in his village in the south of Metro Manila where in one street the left side has a row of multi-million mansions while their neighbors directly in front of them are ...

Visiting his great-great-grandfather’s house

Manila Bulletin 14 Aug 2022
The house—mansion actually—of his grandmother’s grandfather still stands and Álvaro Bartolomé Ruiz was awestruck ... At age 15, he decided to try his luck in faraway Manila ... They also owned ships that plied the Manila-Laguna de Bay route ... Valentín III remained in Manila and went into business but was apparently not too successful.

Federal Land at 50: Forging a formidable legacy

Manila Bulletin 14 Aug 2022
In 1982, projects such as Tytana Plaza and Mandarin Mansion, considered to be Manila’s first high-rise office and residential building, catering to the needs of the Filipino-Chinese community ... Federal Land then partnered with Orix Corporation of Japan in 2012 to develop Grand Hyatt Manila and Grand Hyatt Manila Residences ... Grand Hyatt Manila.

Heritage as a live concept

Manila Bulletin 30 Jul 2022
In other words, the Palacio is a going concern, a breathing/living structure that serves people and visitors today, while it’s been rehabilitated to showcase its provenance as one of the last standing pre-war mansions of Metro Manila.

Palacio de Memoria notches another milestone as latest recipient of Philippine Heritage Awards

Manila Bulletin 27 Jul 2022
True to its name, the Palacio de Memoria is really a “palace of memories,” as it’s one of the remaining pre-war mansions that date back to the 1930s. It survived the Battle of Manila along Roxas Boulevard; and one of its most impressive decorative elements is the Filipino-themed ...

Rockstar artist

The Manila Times 23 Jul 2022
Such was the scene. Rather than sitting down to answer questions, Acuña magically whipped out a portable stove and a pan from nowhere in this magnificent drawing room of an old New Manila mansion. "I'm cooking!" he buoyantly announced, "and we're going to eat!" ... Who knew seafood pasta could look like a work of art? ... Ivan Acuña is a rockstar ... Just do it.

Ateneo Press’ new titles on Philippine heritage

Manila Standard 28 May 2022
Among the threats contributing to Manila’s disappearing heritage, writes Akpedonu, are threats of “total loss by demolition (for diverse motives) and through fires (usually followed by redevelopment of the site),” partial loss, translocation, dilapidation, and invisibility (when ...

Experience British luxury at Villa Bridgerton, QC

The Manila Times 24 Mar 2022
There's no need to fly to Europe because Bridgerton comes to life across a wing of a beautiful old mansion in New Manila, Quezon City, until April 3 ... Villa Bridgerton is located at 35 Broadway Avenue, Corner 9th Street, New Manila, Quezon City ... ....

Biñan City opens 2 pediatric vaccination sites

Manila Bulletin 18 Feb 2022
Lorenzana / MANILA BULLETIN) ... Lorenzana / MANILA BULLETIN) ... Lorenzana / MANILA BULLETIN). Another vaccination site was launched at the Historic Alberto Mansion – the 200-year-old ancestral house of Teodora Alonso, mother of Dr ... Ramos was one of the parents who had her kids vaccinated at the Historic Alberto Mansion ... Ramos / MANILA BULLETIN).

Pacquiao bares 22-point agenda for presidency

Sun Star 06 Feb 2022
From a provincial boy who moved to Manila to work in order to help his family, Pacquiao now has several mansions and houses in the country and abroad and these were all fruit of his hardships as a professional boxer.

Just a (densely-populated) blip in the $94-trillion global economy

The Manila Times 22 Jan 2022
That the McMansions and slum colonies of Metro Manila co-exist in uneasy harmony reminds us of Mumbai where the 27-story mansion of the Ambanis, India' richest family, (the towering mansion is around 60 floors if it were a commercial building) co-exist peacefully with Mumbai's slums.

Parts of Manila to experience power interruption on Dec. 23, 24

Manila Bulletin 23 Dec 2021
There will be power interruptions on Dec. 23 – 24 in parts of Binondo, Intramuros, and Ermita in Manila City, according to the Manila Electric Company (Meralco) ... in Binondo. Power interruptions will occur between 11.30 p.m ... on Dec ... Affected buildings include the Crystal Mansion, Red Planet Manila Binondo, CNC Investment Bldg ... .

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