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Thursday, May 23, 2024

Newsletter: DKT Philippines Foundation Unveils PH’s First Family Planning Mobile Clinic

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DKT Philippines Foundation, Inc. officially launches the country’s first-ever Family Planning Ambulatory Clinic.

DKT Philippines Foundation, a charitable non-profit organization promoting family planning and HIV prevention, officially launched the SODEX (Service Outreach and Distribution Extension Program) Mobile Clinic – the country’s first-ever family planning ambulatory clinic. This pioneering effort aims to provide safe and accessible modern family planning methods for Filipinos in far-flung areas to bridge the gap between Filipinos wanting to space and limit pregnancy and the disparities in Family Planning service provision.

Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Newsletter: UPD College of Science Kickstarts Innovation-Research Fair 2024

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By Harvey Sapigao

Organizers and participants of the Innovation-Research Fair 2024 (Photo credit: Craig Soroño).

The UPD College of Science (UPD-CS) Innovation Committee, under the Science and Society Program (SSP) and led by SSP Director Dr. Lerrie Ann Ipulan-Colet, hosted the two-day Innovation-Research Fair on 29 and 30 April 2024 in celebration of World Creativity and Innovation Day.

Newsletter: Educators in APAC play a pivotal role in imparting cybersecurity knowledge, but more must be done

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Kaspersky’s latest white paper revealed that 7 in 10 educators would rather use mobile data than a public network as a precautionary measure. However, 90% believe that there is a chance of their digital devices getting attacked in the future.   

Kaspersky’s latest white paper highlights the crucial role of educators in Asia Pacific (APAC) in enhancing cyber education in the classroom. A five-week study, undertaken as a collaboration between Kaspersky and Associate Professor Jiow Hee Jhee from the Singapore Institute of Technology, was conducted among 157 educators across India, Singapore and the Philippines. 

Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Newsletter: Filipino electronic music producer crwn marks career milestone with debut album “Séance”

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crwn’s highly anticipated debut album, “Séance,” has finally graced our ears. King Puentespina's inaugural album, "Séance," made its entrance precisely at 11 PM on May 11, 2024. The unveiling took place during its album launch in Makati, where the producer and his collaborators presented it to an audience.

Séance Album Art by Clara Clayosa

This dance-infused album pulsates with the beats of drum and bass, UK garage, and house, serving as its primary genres. Here's the complete tracklist of "Séance," showcasing a stellar lineup of collaborators:

Gathering
Rooftops In Paris (feat. Curtismith)
Good Enough (feat. Jason Dhakal)
Another Day (feat. Jolianne)
Wish It Never Ends (feat. Olympia)
Ouroboros (feat. Six The Northstar)
Past Due (feat. Jess Connelly)
Honey (feat. August Wahh)
Feel Something (feat. Nadine Lustre)
Waiting For You (feat. Loner)
Dreaming Of You (feat. Tala)
Séance

Newsletter: NIKI ANNOUNCES BIGGEST WORLD TOUR TO DATE 40+ MARKETS ACROSS NORTH AMERICA, EUROPE, UK, ASIA (INCLUDING MANILA), AUSTRALIA + NEW ZEALAND

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Global icon and singer-songwriter NIKI announces her biggest tour to date spanning 41 markets in North America, Europe, the UK, Asia (including Manila), Australia, and New Zealand. These dates, produced by Live Nation, will celebrate the release of her ambitious and sonically-expansive upcoming album Buzz out August 9, 2024 via 88rising. Fellow singer-songwriters Allison Ponthier and Amy Lee will join as support in North America and Europe, respectively.

Monday, May 20, 2024

Newsletter: tripleS ASSEMBLE24 ‘All Possibilities of an Idol’

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The highly anticipated tripleS ASSEMBLE24, the complete group that promises to redefine the very essence of idolhood, has finally arrived! Their debut album of the same name has just been unveiled on May 8th at 6PM KST, to the excitement of their global fandom named WAV.

Newsletter: Bradley Simpson shares new single “Picasso”

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Bradley Simpson’s debut solo single ‘Cry At The Moon’ occupied a rarely explored sweet spot between styles: classic ‘70s Americana with a surging intensity which echoes the swaggering spirit of the indie-rock greats, but also with the contemporary, pop-tinged edge that can only come from an artist who has headlined London’s 20,000 capacity O2 arena on multiple occasions. From that compelling introduction, Bradley now powers into the release of his new single ‘Picasso’.

Sunday, May 19, 2024

Newsletter: USANA PH Receives Gold Label for Most Trusted Natural Food Supplements at the 2024 Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands Awards

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Cherry Ampig, General Manager of USANA Philippines receiving the Gold Label Award for the Most Trusted Natural Food Supplements from Sheron White, Retail and Advertising Sales Director for the Reader’s Digest Asia-Pacific at the 2024 Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands Awards.


USANA Philippines, a global leader in the health industry, recently received the Gold Label for the Most Trusted Natural Food Supplements at the 2024 Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands Awards. The valued recognition, awarded during the 26th Annual Most Trusted Brand survey, demonstrates USANA’s commitment to providing premium quality-based nutritional products which exemplifies consumer trust, not just in the Philippines but all over the world.

The Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands Awards celebrate brands that have consistently captured consumer confidence in the Philippine market. USANA was recognized among the group of esteemed brands for its dedication to delivering excellence and reliability in the natural food supplements category.

Commenting on this achievement, Cherry Ampig, General Manager of USANA Philippines, expressed gratitude and reiterated their commitment to empowering health and wellness, "We are deeply honored to receive the Gold Label for Most Trusted Natural Food Supplements from Reader’s Digest. This serves as a testament to USANA’s dedication to providing science-based nutritional products providing science-based quality nutritional products."


USANA Philippines honored with the prestigious Gold Award.

Ampig also emphasized USANA’s unwavering dedication to consumer trust and satisfaction, stating, "At USANA, we prioritize the well-being of our customers above all else. This award not only reaffirms the trust our consumers place in our products but also inspires us to continue innovating and delivering formulated nutritional products that maintain well-being."

The Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands Awards are renowned for their rigorous selection process and esteemed reputation, making them a coveted accolade among businesses across various industries. USANA’s award reaffirms its position in the health and wellness sector, trusted by consumers worldwide.

Celebrating its 15th year in the Philippines, USANA is dedicated to empowering its users to live a healthy life through its range of quality nutritional supplements, skincare products, and personal care items. As the company continues to prioritize innovation and consumer trust, it remains committed to its aim of helping individuals live healthy, happy lives.

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Saturday, May 18, 2024

Newsletter: Unified stance against cybercrimes: DICT-CICC and GCash conduct joint learning session for Cyber Investigators

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The inter-government agency attendees from the CICC, BIR, NPC and NTC with the GCash team

With its shared mission of consumer protection for a safer and secure digital economy, the Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) through its sub-agency Cybercrime Investigation and Coordination Center (CICC), conducts a joint learning session among the investigators of the CICC, the first of its many initiatives to provide safer and more secure cyberspace for millions of Filipinos in cooperation with GCash, the country’s top finance app.

Newsletter: ALEXANDER STEWART RELEASES DEBUT ALBUM BLEEDING HEART; NAMED ONE OF SPOTIFY’S POP RISING ARTISTS TO WATCH IN 2024

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With over half a billion streams to his name and as one of Spotify’s Pop Rising Artists to Watch in 2024, Alexander Stewart has released his debut album bleeding heart. The album features 12 tracks, including “broken by you,” which was hailed as one of Rolling Stone’s “Songs You Need To Know.” You can listen to bleeding heart here and watch the visualizer for “how dare you” here, which made its broadcast premiere yesterday on MTV Live, MTVU, MTV Biggest Pop and on the Paramount Times Square billboards.

“This album is a combination of the last 3 years of my life, and making it was truly the most beautiful, exciting, painful, trying, insane thing I've ever done,” Alexander says. “I’m so excited for you to hear it and for these songs to help guide and lift you in whatever stage of the journey you are on! I can't WAIT to be screaming these with you on tour.” 

Newsletter: SB19 unveils summer anthem “Moonlight,” with acclaimed producers Ian Asher and Terry Zhong

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SB19 delivers another club anthem just in time for the summer!

The P-Pop powerhouse links up with US-based producer/DJ Ian Asher and Chinese electronic producer Terry Zhong for their new single “Moonlight,” released today under Liquid State/Sony Music Philippines.

Friday, May 17, 2024

Newsletter: ATARASHII GAKKO! ANNOUNCE DEBUT ALBUM AG! CALLING OUT JUNE 7 VIA 88RISING

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“Encapsulating the spunky vigour of youth, which is Seishun in Japanese, they present a refreshing take on Japanese pop and in the grander scheme of things, a fresh outlook on girl groups. One that isn’t manufactured or pigeon-holed.” 
- Vogue Singapore 

“ATARASHII GAKKO! are singularly, unapologetically themselves”
-Nylon



Tokyo-based and wildly special progressive-pop girl group, ATARASHII GAKKO! formally announce their upcoming album AG! Calling out via 88rising on June 7. Fans can pre save the music on their website HERE

Newsletter: Steve Aoki Announces 9th Studio Album Out This June

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2x-Grammy-nominated artist and producer Steve Aoki announces the forthcoming release of his 9th studio album, set to drop June 28. Aoki disclosed details in an interview with Billboard Magazine for their AAPI Issue cover story. Aoki shared that the album includes collaborations with artists such as Lil Jon, Ne-Yo, among others. Marking a return to Steve's musical origins, this forthcoming release is a dancefloor-focused record. It will also further expand upon the HiROQUEST world that Aoki has recently introduced through his music, trading cards, and a newly released graphic novel. From the studio to the stage, Aoki's passion for pushing boundaries and exploring new sonic landscapes shines through in every track. This is the first part of a two-part project, and more details will be provided soon.

Thursday, May 16, 2024

Newsletter: Ben&Ben to launch new concept store ‘Liwanag House’ with a concert at Robinsons Galleria

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Heads up! Ben&Ben and Robinsons Galleria are teaming up for the Grand Launch of the Liwanag House, the newest concept store made specifically for the band’s growing community of partners, supporters, and fans.

Newsletter: Globe Rewards+ offers next-level experience for Globe Prepaid customers

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Globe Prepaid and Globe Rewards have next-level experiences reserved just for you. 

Globe Prepaid customers are in for an exclusive experience with the all new Globe Rewards+. Available exclusively on the GlobeOne app, Globe Rewards+ makes Globe Prepaid customers feel exceptionally valued and cared for, reflecting the brand’s commitment to deliver unmatched digital innovations that improve customer experience.