Smart completes Sun rebrand

PR 01/07/2021

A better mobile experience awaits Sun subscribers as Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), wireless arm of the country’s largest and only integrated telco PLDT, completes the rebrand of Sun Prepaid to Smart Prepaid. Customers are also retaining their…

Spacecraft snaps closest pictures of sun, ‘campfires’ abound

Associated Press 07/17/2020

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida — A European and NASA spacecraft has snapped the closest pictures ever taken of the sun, revealing countless little “campfires” flaring everywhere. Scientists on Thursday released the first images taken by Solar Orbiter, launched…

Weather improving in Cebu

Rosalie Abatayo 12/25/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines— The sun has come out in Cebu on Christmas Day, December 25, 2019, bringing a ray of hope to those who have been stranded because of Typhoon Ursula. Netherlen Seletrero, weather specialist in the…

Cops eye robbery motive in murder of Grade 10 student in Moalboal

Benjie B. Talisic 07/07/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police are focusing on robbery as the possible motive on the July 4 murder of a Grade 10 student in Moalboal, a town in southwestern Cebu. Aside from that, they had also identified…

Five things that keep you cool in a sizzling hot weather

Raul Constantine L. Tabanao 06/13/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Brace for more intense heat as the weather bureau forecasts more humid weather this week! Prolonged exposure to outside heat can lead you to heat-related illnesses such as heat exhaustion, heat rash, heat…

Shimura seeks police security for campaign period after his car was stoned

Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/01/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu Fourth District Board Member Sun Shimura will request the Commission on Election (Comelec) in Cebu province for security details for the duration of the campaign period after a still unidentified man reportedly…

PB Shimura, family unharmed by rock throwing incident in Daanbantayan which damaged his van

Immae Lachica 04/01/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A rock was thrown at the van with Cebu Fourth District Provincial Board Member Sun Shimura and his family inside damaging the rear window of the van as they were traversing a road…

Sun Life teams up with Raquel Pawnshop to offer affordable insurance

PR 02/11/2019

In its bid to make life insurance more accessible to more Filipinos, Sun Life of Canada (Philippines), Inc. (SLOCPI) has teamed up with Raquel Pawnshop, a financial services institution offering a variety of services such as pawning,…

Sun Life Ride Out today

Glendale G. Rosal 07/28/2018

FOUR-HUNDRED cyclists will be joining today’s Sun Life Financial ride out. This annual ride out is held to allow participants of the Regent Aguila Ironman 70.3 Asia Pacific Championships to familiarize themselves with the 90-kilometer bike route…

Easter in the land of the rising sun

JASON BAGUIA 04/03/2018

Osaka — Though the majority creed in Japan is Shintoism and Buddhism, the enshrinement of freedom of religion in the country’s laws means that Christians are free to live their faith here. I saw this in this…

Rising Sun secures 38-above title of Aboitiz Cup

Mars G. Alison 03/19/2018

THE RISING Sun compensated for its fourth place finish in the Men’s Open with the 38-Above title by edging Don Bosco United Football Club (DBUFC), 1-0, in the 19th Aboitiz Football Cup which came to an end…

Drink plenty of water, stay away from the sun

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 03/16/2018

TEMPERATURE RISING Stay hydrated. This was the advice of the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) Mactan to the public who is always exposed to the sun to avoid the risk of getting heat stroke.…

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