Month: July 2021

LOOK: John Lloyd Cruz, ABS-CBN chief Carlo Katigbak meet

Actor John Lloyd Cruz, ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) President and CEO Carlo Katigbak, and Crown Artist Control’s Marilen Roa Nuñez pose for a photograph. Instagram: @marilenroanunez MANILA — John Lloyd Cruz, a homegrown artist of ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer), just lately met with the community’s president and CEO Carlo Katigbak, with a snap of the reunion making the rounds on-line. The photograph was once posted Sunday via Marilen Roa Nuñez of Crown…

Several ABS-CBN stars receive recognition from two award-giving bodies

Luis Manzano, Jodi Sta. Maria, and Sarah Geronimo. Instagram: luckymanzano/jodistamaria / ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) Information record MANILA – A number of ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) personalities had been known by way of two award-giving our bodies for his or her exemplary paintings lately. Right through the 3rd Laguna Excellence Awards, Jodi Sta. Maria and Iza Calzado had been named Exceptional TV Actress of the Yr for his or her efficiency in…

US warns Covid ‘becoming a pandemic of the unvaccinated’

Brooke Radner 14, receives the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 Vaccine via pharmacist Andrew Mac (R) on the Jewish Federation/JARC’s workplaces in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, on Might 13, 2021. The USA Meals and Drug Management (FDA) on Might 10, 2021 approved using the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine for youngsters elderly 12 to fifteen years previous. Jeff Kowalsky, Agence France-Presse WASHINGTON — US well being government on Friday pleaded with Covid vaccine holdouts to roll…

Spain struggles to contain COVID-19 as contagion rate rises

A lady waits after receiving her Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus illness (COVID-19) vaccine all the way through a vaccination rollout for homeless at a vaccination heart in Valencia, Spain, July 15, 2021. Eva Manez, Reuters MADRID – Spain’s two-week coronavirus contagion price rose to 537 circumstances according to 100,000 population on Friday, in step with well being ministry information, as the rustic struggled to deal with a surge in COVID-19…

Twitter to shut down Fleets on Aug. 3

Twitter app is observed on a smartphone on this representation taken, July 13, 2021. Dado Ruvic, Reuters/Representation MANILA – Twitter on Thursday mentioned its function Fleets would now not be to be had beginning Aug. 3. Fleets was once presented to make customers extra comfy in sharing their “fleeting ideas” however “we haven’t observed an build up within the selection of new folks becoming a member of the dialog with…

ABS-CBN franchise renewal pushed anew in Congress

Edu Punay (The Philippine Superstar) – July 11, 2021 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Two congressional leaders are pushing to restore the franchise of ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) now {that a} 12 months has handed because the community’s renewal utility used to be overwhelmingly rejected via the Space of Representatives. Deputy Audio system Loren Legarda and Rufus Rodriguez renewed their give a boost to for the community massive and driven for…

ABS-CBN is a campaign issue

The rejection a yr in the past of the franchise renewal utility of the ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) community via the Area of Representatives committee on legislative franchises was once a political determination; it must have political penalties. It was once political within the barest, most elementary sense: It was once a show of energy, made in opposition to the proof equipped via the very govt businesses invited via the committee,…

Why Boy Abunda remains hopeful for ABS-CBN’s free TV comeback

Veteran TV host Boy Abunda poses with ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) President and CEO Carlo Katigbak after renewing his contract with the community in April 2018. FILE/ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer).com MANILA — A 12 months because it used to be compelled off unfastened tv, ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) has controlled to nonetheless be a “primary participant,” in keeping with veteran TV host Boy Abunda, as he expressed satisfaction within the strides made by…

‘Bloodbath’: What ABS-CBN has lost a year since franchise rejection

MULTIMEDIA Jessica Fenol, ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) Information Posted at Jul 09 2021 06:30 PM Actress Angel Locsin (middle) joins different supporters of ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) at a rally out of doors the community’s place of business in Quezon Town as a decrease Space committee votes to disclaim the community’s franchise renewal on July 10, 2020. Larry Monserate Piojo, ABS-CBN (Manila News-Intelligencer) Information This newsletter is a part of a sequence…

US COVID cases rising rapidly, as Delta dominates

A cafe server informs people who if they don’t have a reservation there might be a stay up for dinner within the Long island borough of New York Town on Might 23, 2021. Caitlin Ochs, Reuters/record WASHINGTON (UPDATE) – COVID instances are emerging unexpectedly in the US because the extremely contagious Delta variant dominates and vaccinations stagnate, information confirmed Wednesday. The seven-day-average of recent instances was once 13,859 as of…