US bill aims to end China’s ‘chokehold’ on America’s rare earth supplies

Two US senators have proposed a law aiming to end China’s alleged “chokehold” on rare-earth metal supplies, a statement by the lawmakers said Friday. The law — proposed by Democrat Mark Kelly and Republican Tom Cotton — would aim to ensure the United States can guarantee its supplies of rare-earth minerals. “The Chinese Communist Party […]

Investor alert: SEC warns public against PAIDTUNES

The Securities and Exchange Commission has warned the public not to do business with PAIDTUNES, which has been found selling investment contracts to the public without prior authority. PAIDTUNES is a mobile application that can be downloaded from Google Play Store. Initially, subscribers need to register through the app or through the website, choose their […]

Shell sites in Odette-ravaged areas up and running again

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp. said nearly all of its facilities that were hit by typhoon Odette are back in operation. “From an operational perspective, we are almost 100 percent in terms of sites being operational so if I just look at where we are today, only two sites suffered structural damage, one is in Lapu […]

Lisa Macuja-Elizalde refers to her mom as gorgeous, vivacious and kind

Such a beautiful mother and daughter bond! Two days ago, Lisa Macuja-Elizalde took to Instagram to greet her mom Susan Macuja a very happy birthday. While she did not mention the age, Lisa was very happy for her mom to reach a milestone. She described her mom as “absolutely gorgeous, vivacious, kind and loving.” “I […]

ABS-CBN partners with Viu to offer top-notch content

Lopez-led ABS-CBN Entertainment has forged a partnership with leading pan-regional OTT video streaming service Viu to enrich its offering and expand its viewer base. To kick off the partnership, ABS-CBN’s highly anticipated upcoming drama series “The Broken Marriage Vow,” the Philippine adaptation of the hit BBC series “Doctor Foster,” will be available on Viu in […]

WhiteCastle’s calendar girl reveal trends on the internet

It seems as though Destileria Limtuaco’s decision to break the trend of casting sexy female celebrities as calendar girls for its WhiteCastle Whisky is a big hit with netizens. After casting Ninong Ry as their celebrity calendar man last year, they are doing it again this year by naming TikTok star Sassa Gurl as their […]

Ramon Ang gets some love from SMC employees

You know he’s a good boss when his employees are happy. The folks at San Miguel Foundation took to Facebook to greet their beloved SMC chairman Ramon Ang a very happy birthday. “To our boss who taught us never to outsource solutions to problems if they are well within our reach,” the post reads. Together […]