The GNP Team

Jan 102018

Filipino and Filipino-American talents made a splash at the recent Golden Globe Awards in Hollywood.   Filipino Pixar supervising animator Gini Cruz Santos was a co-recipient of the 2018 Golden Globe for Best Animation Motion Picture for “Coco.” “Coco” is the first Pixar film centered on a Mexican cultural festival. It bested other animated films […]

Jan 072018

Top New York-based magazine Travel + Leisure has chosen Palawan as one of the 13 places in the world where one can see the “bluest water.”   The tropical paradise got the nod from Travel + Leisure for its “jungle-filled islands surrounded by stunning teal waters teeming with fish and coral reefs and an incredible […]

Jan 062018
8 major stores and malls on New Year sales and discounts

Welcome news after the Christmas holiday spending has made your cash situation looking not so good – now you can get quality items at discounted prices, thanks to end-of-season sales across the country. Here’s a list of 8 sale events this January 2018 offering great products at even greater discounted prices as listed by ABSCBN. […]

Jan 052018

Homegrown Filipino fastfood Binalot has recently opened 2 more outlets in the United Arab Emirates.   The 2nd UAE branch of Binalot opened in Deira City Centre, the busiest mall in Dubai where most Filipinos frequent. The latest one is the Little Manila Abu Dhabi branch at Al Roumi Building, Fatima Bint Mubarak Street, Al […]

Jan 052018

One of the 5 winners of Globe Future Makers Program, TULA, gives life lessons to kids in schools.   TULA is a chain of after-school centers that aims to provide kids with the support they need to succeed in school and beyond school when they grow into young adults. Its advocacy won it a place […]

Jan 032018
2018 New Year’s Resolutions of Pinoy Celebrities

Ancient records show that New Year Resolutions were made by ancient Babylonians some 4,000 years ago. Even now, people around the world follow the tradition of resolving to do better in the New Year with health resolutions ranking high up together with making better financial decisions, and being happier. People also follow the tradition of […]

Jan 012018

The local stock market ended 2017 on a record high and is expected for another strong year in 2018 as the country undertakes new initiatives to attract more investors. “In 2017, the market did very well. It has been a very profitable year I guess for the investors,” said Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) president Ramon […]

Dec 292017
Liza Soberano picked Most Beautiful Face in the World

A Filipino topped the 100 Most Beautiful Faces List of TC Candler’s The Independent Critics for the first time in the world ranking’s nearly 3 decades of prestige-filled history.   The 28th Annual Independent Critics List 2017 ranked Filipino-American actress and model Hope Elizabeth “Liza” Hanley Soberano as the top pick of the widely anticipated […]

Dec 292017
Rescued Aspin puppy named Christmas gets new lease on life

A Philippine native dog (Aspin or asong Pinoy) named Christmas is enjoying his first holiday as a healthy and playful puppy with a new family, thanks to the People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).   The before-and-after pictures and video of Christmas show the puppy’s amazing transformation from a dying puppy to a playful […]