Monthly Archives: December 2009
Gone are the baby fats and this former child star has now become the object of every man’s desire.
Angelica Panganiban, star of the movie I Love You, Goodbye, an official entry to the 2009 Metro Manila Film Festival, and brand endorser of The BaR flavored vodka drink, is now linked to fellow actor Derek Ramsey.
Tiangges or small variety stores/retailers continue to defy the Bureau of Internal Revenue‘s (BIR) despite the warning of not issuing official receipts. The program called SanTAX Claus, meant to improve tax awareness by encouraging the general public to habitually demand invoices for goods purchased and official receipts for services paid for, was launched in November through Revenue Memorandum Order No. 34-2009.
The Dinagyang is a cultural festival in Iloilo City, Philippines. Started in 1967 by a Roman Catholic parish priest, Rev. Fr. Ambrosio Galindez, as a means of devotion to the Santo Niño (Child Jesus), Dinagyang has become one of the most popular festivals in the Philippines. This was also largely due to the initiatives of the Marcos government to boost tourism and development in various regions of the Philippines.