Ellen Lising

A Beautiful Life

‘Being a single parent is my most cherished role’ -Ellen Lising   If there is one thing that Ellen Lising...

By Earl BracamonteMay 14, 2017

Malagos chocolate

Ebony & Ivory

The Puentespina’s cheese and chocolate are putting the country on the world map   “Davao loves all food that smells,”...

By Kathrina Paz ElefanteMay 7, 2017

Muni Coffee

Care for Crowdfunding?

Seeking big online support for small business ideas Filipinos have a strong bayanihan spirit. In the aftermath of a natural...

By Carlos SantamariaApril 30, 2017


Quo Vadis Veterans?

The state of Filipino soldiers and guerrillas of WWII   “There is no greater honor than to die for one’s...

By Raymund Magno GarlitosApril 9, 2017

Poster boy

For The Country

Lolo Vic is a ‘Bayani. Beterano. Pilipino!’ At 100 years of age, Colonel Vicente F. Alhambra, Sr. PC, (Ret) is...

By Raymund Magno GarlitosApril 9, 2017

Being Judy

As a feminist and former martial law activist, DSWD Secretary Judy Taguiwalo has earned a reputation for being driven, upright,...

By Focus FeaturesMarch 26, 2017


More Than A Woman

‘Though I tend to be typecast with LGBT rights, I want to assure everyone that my heart and my advocacy...

By Focus FeaturesMarch 12, 2017

Women's Issues

This is How the Philippines Fares in Women’s Issues Compared to the Rest of the World

Global Gender Gap Index 2016 Top Ten Rank Country 1 Iceland. For the eighth consecutive year, Iceland takes the number...

By Focus FeaturesMarch 5, 2017

Standard earthquake procedure

Are you EQ ready?

  By Dr. Ted Esguerra An earthquake (EQ) is shaking of the ground which is caused by rocks breaking under...

By Focus FeaturesFebruary 26, 2017

Emergency supply bag

Pack Up and Pile Up

By Dr. Ted Esguerra When disaster strikes or there is an emergency, it pays to be well prepared. You will...

By Focus FeaturesFebruary 26, 2017