Ellen Adarna and John Lloyd Cruz in Venice


By Boy Villasanta

For some time now, Ellen Adarna was linked with presidential son, Baste Duterte that the president once appealed to Ellen to convince Baste to show up.

But now, Adarna and John Lloyd Cruz are very much into each other and their romance is in the open, the lovers can’t seem to just display their affection in public in wild abandon.

This is being witnessed day by day by not a few Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) in Venice, Italy.

One of them, a cousin of a friend in Sampaloc, Manila who asked not to be named, said…

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ER Ejercito films SAF film to send PNoy to jail, Kris to a mental hospital


By Boy Villasanta


Action star and ex-Laguna Province Governor ER Ejercito is fuming mad anew on former President of the Philippines Benigno Aquino III.

When he paid his last respect to fellow actor Isabel Granada last week at the Arlington Memorial Chapels in Araneta Avenue in Quezon City, he once again threw invectives on Noynoy Aquino when asked about his latest film project.

“I am doing ‘SAF,’ ‘Special Action Force,’ the movie as this will surely send Noynoy Aquino to jail. I will expose every detail of the Mamasapano encounter where and when Aquino failed his duties and…

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Isabel Granada’s mom can’t take her unica hija’s cremation



by Boy Villasanta


Until the last moment, everything is very painful for Mommy Guapa, Isabel Castro Villarama, the late Isabel Granada’s mother, to even take a quick last look at her daughter before her cremation early Sunday afternoon at the Arlington Memorial Chapels and Crematorium.

All throughout the time that friend, colleagues, kin and mourners paid their last respects to Isabel  Mommy Guapa was just sitting in her car parked outside the chapel, praying and looking at an empty space if not shedding tears.

According to Virgie Balatico, a veteran showbiz observer and one of Granada’s confidantes,…

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Why a mentorship program for ASEAN?


By Rose de la Cruz


Since its founding in 1967, the Association of Southeast Asian nations (ASEAN)-- except for Singapore and oil-wealthy Brunei-- has had very little growth in terms of the number of big businesses in the region. Their economies have largely been propelled and propped up by the robust, albeit informal, growth of the micro small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) or what others call as the underground economy.


The gross domestic product per capita of the five ASEAN member states (AMS) back in 1967 was at $122 while its equivalent in 2016 with the increased…

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A small bloc hogs global attention

By Rose de la Cruz


With global leaders expected to attend and share inspiring insights of their countries’ path to prosperity before the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN) state leaders and business drivers, global attention would now be focused on the culminating activities of ASEAN50 or the ASEAN Business and Investment Summit 2017 under the aegis of ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ASEAN BAC).


With most of these leaders just having come from the APEC meeting in Vietnam they are expected to bring with them fresher insights from the global economic perspectives and how these could positively impact…

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