Manny Pacquiao versus Timothy Bradley Jr.

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Manny Pacquiqo versus Timothy Bradley Jr. on June 10, 2012

Manny Pacquiao will be fighting Timothy Bradley Jr. on June 10, 2012 (Manila, Philippines time).

Pacquiao is very prepared for this fight and their team is all hoping that there will be knock out.

However, the undefeated Bradley is also thinking the same way.

Who do you think will win this fight?

UPDATED! LIVE!
Pacquiao vs. Bradley round per round details of the fight

Tweets For My Sweet Dramedy Series

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Tweets For My Sweet is an upcoming Filipino sitcom or dramedy (drama-comedy) series produced by GMA Network.

Directed by
: Uro dela Cruz.
Premiere: May 6, 2012 after 24 Oras Weekend sa GMA
Premiere on GMA Pinoy TV: May 12, 2012
Genre: Situation comedy, Drama comedy
Tweets For My Sweet Cast
Marian Rivera as Megan “Meg” Reyes
Nova Villa (veteran comedian) as Diosa delos Santos
Roderick Paulate (veteran comedian)as JB Mercado
Chef Boy Logro as Lolo Boy
Sheena Halili as Lily
Elmo Magalona as Dino Mercado
Barbie Forteza as Adele
Mikey Bustos as Dexter Matibag
Tweets For My Sweet Story
Tweets For My Sweet story is about a lady named Meg that grew in a province wherein she has been very hardworking to be able to have her dream come true which is to have her own cafe.

6.9 Magnitude Earthquake in Negros – Cebu Philippines

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earthquake in Cebu and Negros February 6, 2012

Date: February 6, 2012
Origin time: 11:49:16 PST
Magnitude: 6.9 (6.7 USGS) Mw
Depth: 11 km
Epicenter: 9.964°N 123.246°E
Coordinates: 9.964°N 123.246°E
Max. intensity: VII (PEIS)
Tsunami: No
Landslides: Yes
Aftershocks: 1,413 (as of February 10, 2012, 4:00 a.m. PST)
Death Toll: 34, 54 injured, 71 missing
Road and Bridge Damage:
265,759 million pesos
Places with the Hardest Hit of the earthquake: towns of Tayasan, Jimalalud, La Libertad, and the city of Guihulngan, in Negros Oriental

Official List of Philippine Holidays for 2012

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A. Regular Holidays

  • January 1 - New Year’s Day
  • April 5 and  6 (Thursday and Friday) - Maundy Thursday and Good Friday
  • April 9 (Monday) - Araw ng Kagitingan
  • May 1 (Tuesday) - Labor Day
  • June 12 (Tuesday) - Independence Day
  • August 27 (Monday) - National Heroes Day
  • November 30 (Wednesday) – Bonifacio Day
  • December 25 (Tuesday) - Christmas Day
  • December 30 (Sunday) - Rizal Day

B. Special (non-working) holidays

  • January 23 Chinese Lunar New Year
  • August 21 (Tuesday), Ninoy Aquino Day
  • November 1 (Thursday) - All Saints’ Day
  • November 2 (Friday) - All Soul’s Day Additional special (non-working) day
  • December 24 - Christmas Eve
  • December 31 - New Year’s Eve
  • August 31 – Eidul Fitar
  • October 26 - Eid-al-Adha

C. Others

  • February 25 (Saturday), EDSA People Power Revolution anniversary
  • July 27 - Founding Anniversary of Iglesia ni Cristo – Special national working holiday

D. Local Holidays

  • January 16 – Sinulog “Fiesta of Cebu Philippines”
  • January 12 – Talisay City Cebu Charter Day
  • February 24 – Cebu City Charter Day, Regular Public Holiday in Cebu
  • September 9 – Osmena Day

Lunar Eclipse in Cebu Philippines

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Our own shot of the Lunar eclipse in Cebu, Philippines.

8:50 p.m. December 10, 2011. Cebu, Philippines

9:30 p.m. December 10, 2011. Cebu, Philippines

10:10 p.m. December 10, 2011. Cebu, Philippines

Manny Pacquiao WON versus Juan Manuel Marquez 3 Fight round per round details

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LIVE Update of the Manny Pacquiao WON versus Juan Manuel Marquez 3 Fight round per round details.

Mari Aragon will be singing the Philippine National Anthem. Fil-Am American Idol finalist Thia Megia will sing the US Anthem.


For complete details of the round per round fight please click here.

Paris Hilton in Manila Philippines

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American heiress of the Hilton hotel empire and media personality Paris Hilton arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila, Philippines with Emirates Airlines flight from Dubai last Sunday August 14, 2011. Ms. Hilton is in Manila to meet with her friend, Filipino boxing champion Manny Pacquiao and his wife Jinkee as well as inaugurate the opening of her namesake luxury store “Paris Hilton boutique”  at SM Megamall on August 18, 2011 and promote a beach resort.
Paris Hilton will be here for a five day visit to Manila, where she is scheduled to meet with executives of real estate firm Century Properties inviting her to design its upcoming “urban resort” named Azure in Parañaque City. The celebrity was tapped to jazz up the property’s beach club.

Malacañang has yet to confirm if Hilton would meet President Aquino, although earlier reports suggested a meet-and-greet might take place.

Manny Pacquiao WON versus Shane Mosely Fight round per round details

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Manny Pacquiao WON again through unanimous decision!
Scorecard: 119-108, 120-108 and 120-107 for Pacquiao

For complete details of the round per round fight please click here.

Release of the New Philippine Peso Bill Design

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NEW PHILIPPINE BILLS OR BANK NOTES 2010

Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas (Central Bank of the Philippines) has released last December 16, 2010 a redesign of the new Philippine Peso Bill. The design features some of the Philippines famous Filipinos and natural wonders. Sizes of the new Philippine bill design is still the same as before which is 160mm x 66mm.

There were some errors discovered on the new design. Some of the errors was the Batanes was excluded from the Philippine map on the reverse of all denominations, the Puerto Princesa Subterranean Underground River on the reverse of the 500-peso bill was on the wrong location and the Tubbataha Reef on the 1000-peso bill. The beak and feathers of the blue-naped parrot on the 500-peso bill also has the wrong color. Including the scientific names of the animals featured on the reverse sides of all banknotes or Philippine bills were incorrectly rendered as well.

What do you think of the new Philippine Peso Bill Design?
Share your thoughts and comments.

Manny Pacquiao WON versus Antonio Margarito Fight round per round details

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manny pacquiao won vs antonio margaritoManny Pacquiao WON during his fight with Antonio Margarito.

the world’s best pound for pound fighter, Filipino ring hero Manny Pacquiao defeated Antonio Margarito of Mexico and claim the WBC super welterweight crown, his eighth weight crown, at Cowboys Stadium in Texas Saturday night (Sunday here).
There was no knockdown but Pacquiao, in spite of giving up close to 20 pounds in weight and this proves dominant throughout the bout set at a catch weight of 150 lbs.
The Filipino Boxer Manny Pacquiao prevailed over the Mexican, becoming the first boxer to win 8 world titles in 8 different weight divisions.
Pacquiao now has 52 wins (with 38 KOs), 3 losses and 2 draws while Margarito owns a professional record of 38 wins (with 27 KOs) and 7 losses.
Songstress Zyrene Parsad sang the Philippine national anthem. The 24-year-old Parsad sang the “Lupang Hinirang” at the Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
She was dressed in a red Filipiniana gown decorated with Swarovski crystals designed by Pepsi Herrera.
A Mexican recording star sang the Mexican national anthem while the Dallas Cowboys cheerleaders sang “The Star-Spangled Banner.”
After the performance of the three national anthems, US hip hop recording star Nelly provided some entertainment for the 70,000 to 75,000 crowd in attendance.

the world’s best pound for pound fighter, Filipino ring hero Manny Pacquiao defeated Antonio Margarito of Mexico and claim the WBC super welterweight crown, his eighth weight crown, at Cowboys Stadium in Texas Saturday night (Sunday here).

There was no knockdown but Pacquiao, in spite of giving up close to 20 pounds in weight and this proves dominant throughout the bout set at a catch weight of 150 lbs.
The Filipino Boxer Manny Pacquiao prevailed over the Mexican, becoming the first boxer to win 8 world titles in 8 different weight divisions.

Pacquiao now has 52 wins (with 38 KOs), 3 losses and 2 draws while Margarito owns a professional record of 38 wins (with 27 KOs) and 7 losses.

Songstress Zyrene Parsad sang the Philippine national anthem. The 24-year-old Parsad sang the “Lupang Hinirang” at the Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

She was dressed in a red Filipiniana gown decorated with Swarovski crystals designed by Pepsi Herrera.A Mexican recording star sang the Mexican national anthem while the Dallas Cowboys cheerleaders sang “The Star-Spangled Banner.”

After the performance of the three national anthems, US hip hop recording star Nelly provided some entertainment for the 70,000 to 75,000 crowd in attendance.

Click here for the complete round per round details of the fight.
http://www.philippinecountry.com/manny_pacquiao/pacquiao_vs_margarito.html