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In memoriam

Manila Standard 20 Jan 2022
... by his family along Padre Faura in Malate Manila on Wednesday.

Mariano Ponce’s low profile

Manila Bulletin 19 Jan 2022
LANDSCAPE. Gemma Cruz Araneta ... Kalaw. I own a 1932 edition published by the Manila Bureau of Printing which my husband, Tonypet Araneta, purchased at a second hand bookstore in Manila, while I was living in Mexico ... Resurrección Hidalgo, F ... He wrote all his wealthy friends in Manila to stoke their patriotic fervor because the Revolution needed funds ... .

US, Australia, France mourn death of F. Sionil Jose

Manila Bulletin 08 Jan 2022
Francisco Sionil Jose in his bookstore Solidaridad (NOEL PABALATE/MANILA BULLETIN) ... We offer our deepest condolences to his loved ones and to the (Philippine flag) people,” French Ambassador to Manila Michele Boccoz said. The US Embassy in Manila called José a “longtime friend.” He ...

A book detailing the life of one of the brightest minds in Philippine Bar launched

Manila Bulletin 31 Oct 2021
Forester of Nations & The Last Resort” is published by the Manila Bulletin and is available at Central Bookstore and at Fully Booked branches The Fort, Gateway, Rockwell, Greenbelt 5, Trinoma, and UP Town Center on both hardcover and paperback, and is priced P1,400 and P1,200.00, respectively.

An insider’s city: Manila is only fun if you know people to take you where ...

Manila Bulletin 05 Aug 2021
Why it’s who you know Manila that makes it such a fun city. SIMPLY NO PLACE LIKE MANILA An aerial perspective of the Manila City Hall. While with Filipinos in Paris, I ventured to define Manila as an insider’s city ... Outside of Manila, it’s a different story ... MONUMENT OF RIZAL One of the most famous tourist spots in Manila is the Luneta Park.

The will of God

Manila Standard Today 14 Jun 2021
Apparently, two great Jesuit priests Fr Vic Cullen, well known to us as a missionary in Bukidnon, and Fr William Masterson, who built both the Katipunan campus of Ateneo de Manila and the Manresa campus of XU, were instrumental in making that happen ... We too in Manila watched the ...

Editorial: Stand up for our Baguio newsstands

Sun Star 11 Dec 2020
In the early 1920s, it already has a bookstore, owned by the mother of the great grammarian Jean Edades. At that time, most of Manila still had no electricity. After Manila, many of the English language newspapers sprouted in Baguio even before Baguio became a charter city in 1909.

Manila opens newly-renovated Lagusnilad underpass

Manila Bulletin 24 Aug 2020
The Manila city government launched on Monday the newly-renovated Lagusnilad underpass which connects Intramuros to the Manila City Hall. (MANILA PIO) ... A Manila Interactive Info Desk, that can give the public information about the city, was also installed ... Now, the thrift bookstore was moved near the Manila City Hall entry/exit point of the underpass.

Local bookstore promotes Filipino version of New Testament at “Aklatan”

Manila Bulletin 17 Aug 2020
Local Catholic bookstore St ... Launched in 2018 during the Manila International Book Fair, it is coming to the attention of more people as the bookstore promoted anew the “New Testament Pinoy Version” for “Aklatan,” the first-ever all Filipino digital book fair, that is ongoing at the online shopping platform Shoppee.

PH bookstores reopen—with precautions

Inquirer 24 May 2020
Bookstores were among the retail establishments shuttered when the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) took effect in Metro Manila on ...

Philippines allows malls, more businesses in capital to reopen

Gulf News 13 May 2020
Restaurants with delivery and take-out options, bookstores, hardware and clothing shops located inside malls in Metro Manila can reopen with half of its workforce starting Saturday, presidential spokesman Harry Roque said. Barber shops, salons and gyms would remain shut, and people are still required to stay at home ... Subscribe ... .

Guidebook around Manila

Manila Standard Today 07 Feb 2020
Fascinating footnotes about Manila’s streets and corners, landmarks and historical sites fill Dr. Lorelei de Viana’s guidebook Walk Manila ... “This book is our way of continuing to preserve their history.” Walk Manila is available at FEU university bookstore for P650.

‘Books from Underground’ may re-open at Lagusnilad Underpass as legitimate business, Isko says

The Philippine Star 04 Aug 2019
The city government of Manila said it would allow the return of the well-loved thrift bookstore called “Books from Underground.” ... .

Dia del Libro: A cerebral treasure

Manila Standard Today 02 May 2019
Dia del Libro, organized by Instituto Cervantes de Manila, aims to improve the reading skills of Filipinos, starting with the young children ... The push came from the Instituto Cervantes de Manila, the cultural arm of the Embassy of Spain in the Philippines ... With top bookstores and ...

Review: ‘Rampage’ and the horrors of war

Manila Standard Today 15 Mar 2019
MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila’ narrates in gruesome detail the atrocities of World War II for an audience that has not heard its stories, but must in order for the past not to be repeated ... Manila, then lauded as the ‘Pearl of the Orient,’ was devastated ... MacArthur, Yamashita, and the Battle of Manila by James M.

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