TFC tops Comscore’s TV viewing engagement for Filipino networks in Asian households in the US

TFC, the overseas flagship channel of leading global Filipino media and entertainment network ABS-CBN, was the preferred Filipino channel and among the most watched multicultural networks on cable and satellite in the U.S. this past month of March. This data was shared by Comscore, a leading and trusted source for television viewing data.  “We are… Read More TFC tops Comscore’s TV viewing engagement for Filipino networks in Asian households in the US

MVP group opens emergency quarantine facility for employees

Businessman Manuel V Pangilinan opens the MVP group’s emergency quarantine facility in Antipolo, Rizal, to help care for employees with asymptomatic to mild cases of COVID-19.  Select areas within the 10-hectare space of the First Pacific Leadership Academy (FLPA) have been repurposed into makeshift rooms, augmenting FPLA’s existing hotel facilities currently being used to isolate employee-patients.… Read More MVP group opens emergency quarantine facility for employees

Audiences in the Philippines to be treated with Doctor Foster

BBC Studios and ABS-CBN Corporation, the Philippines leading media and entertainment company,  announced a new scripted format agreement that will see gripping psychological drama Doctor Foster remade for the Filipino audience. Originally written by Mike Bartlett and produced by Drama Republic, the BAFTA award-winning series centres around a trusted doctor whose life implodes when she… Read More Audiences in the Philippines to be treated with Doctor Foster

Cebu Pacific posts P22.2B losses last year due to COVID-19 pandemic

Cebu Pacific on Tuesday reported a P22.2 billion net loss last year from P9.12 billion income in 2019 due to the heavy impact of the unprecedented COVID-19 crisis.  “With health and safety concerns resulting in the decrease of passenger confidence and heightened travel restrictions, CEB’s operational and financial performance were severely affected,” the airline said.… Read More Cebu Pacific posts P22.2B losses last year due to COVID-19 pandemic

GMA Network sold 1M Affordabox in just seven months after launching

GMA Network Inc. on Tuesday said it sold one million units of GMA Affordabox  in just seven months after its launch.   “We, at GMA Network, express our gratitude to our Kapuso viewers for their continued trust and for wholeheartedly welcoming GMA Affordabox into their homes,” Felipe L. Gozon, chairman of GMA Network said.  “Rest assured that… Read More GMA Network sold 1M Affordabox in just seven months after launching

TV5 to air ABS-CBN entertainment shows

ABS-CBN Corp. on Thursday announced its partnership with PLDT Group that would pave the way for the airing of its entertainment shows in TV5 and Cignal.  “This collaboration between CIGNAL, TV5, Brightlight Productions, and ABS-CBN marks the start of greater cooperation among our various industry players and begins a new era of partnership,”  Robert P.… Read More TV5 to air ABS-CBN entertainment shows

GMA Network to spend P20B over 3 years to produce more content, expand digital TV

GMA Network Inc. on Wednesday said it will be spending more than P20 billion for 2021 to 2023 to produce more content and for digital TV expansion.  GMA’s projected three-year capital expenditure  includes the construction of a new building and state-of-the-art studios inside the GMA Network complex in Quezon City. A huge portion of its budget… Read More GMA Network to spend P20B over 3 years to produce more content, expand digital TV

San Miguel deploys 100 RFID installation sites to cater to motorists

San Miguel Corp. said it is putting up 100 additional RFID installation sites to cater to motorists from both southern and northern Metro Manila and beyond. According to SMC president and chief operating officer Ramon S. Ang, the company had noted a larger-than-expected spike in applications, particularly from non-regular users hoping to beat the deadline. While Ang emphasized… Read More San Miguel deploys 100 RFID installation sites to cater to motorists