National Book Store: Read Out Loud For A Better Future

Books have their own unique effect on each individual. When we get to hold books in our hands and flip through its pages, words enchant us, opening our minds to new experiences. There are books that inform and educate people, from general facts about life to how to cook exotic dishes. There are also books that take you on exciting adventures, scare you through thrilling feats, and of course, books that make you feel all kinds of love – even the unimaginable. Nothing beats the …

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Over 3,500 Pirated DVDs Surrendered to ABS-CBN from Dragon Mart, Red Carpet Express and Other Stores in Toronto, Canada

Toronto, CA, March 31, 2017 – ABS-CBN representatives, with the presence of Toronto Police Service officers, received yesterday a total of 3,590 pirated DVDs of copyrighted ABS-CBN movies surrendered by Dragon Mart, Tina Shop and Unit 16B of Dragon Centre and Red Carpet Express of Oriental Centre in Toronto, Canada. This development followed the successful enforcement effort by ABS-CBN earlier this month that resulted in the confiscation of hundreds of pirated DVDs of ABS-CBN content from six stores in Montreal and Toronto. “By now, I …

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ABS-CBN Involved in Enforcement Effort Against Sellers of Pirated DVDs of ABS-CBN Content

DALY CITY, CALIFORNIA, March 22, 2017 – Six stores selling DVDs in Toronto and Montreal surrendered last March 7 and 8 over a thousand pirated DVDs of ABS-CBN content. Included in the enforcement effort were the following stores: Bulacan Fashion, Bon-Bon, Waynes Collectibles, a store at 23 Glen Watford Drive in Dragon Centre, Universe Communication Ltd. in Oriental Centre, and a store located at 6057 Victoria Avenue in Montreal, Quebec. ABS-CBN AVP and Head of Global Anti-Piracy Elisha Lawrence remarked: “ABS-CBN partners with the top …

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BPI Foundation together with Philam Foundation turn over classrooms in Leyte and Palawan

BPI Foundation Inc., in partnership with Philam Foundation’s Paaralan program, has recently turned over 12 fully-furnished school classrooms in disaster-stricken and under-served areas in the Philippines. The program aims to empower and build the capacity of the youth through education. In February 2017, four classrooms were turned over to Sta. Monica Elementary School in Coron, Palawan, and Tulariquen Elementary School in Roxas, Palawan. In relocation areas in northern Tacloban, Leyte, eight more classrooms were turned over to B. Bulante Elementary School, Lucio Vivero Memorial School …

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Knowledge Channel, Rotary Club Int’l bring multimedia literacy to 100 schools

Over 200,000 students in various public schools in the islands of Luzon, Palawan, and parts of the Visayas Region will soon benefit from the proven efficiency of the modern multimedia tools that Knowledge Channel Foundation, Inc. (KCFI) has propagated for close to two decades. The project entitled “100 for 100: The Knowledge Channel Project” is a partnership between Knowledge Channel Foundation, Inc., Rotary International, The Rotary Foundation, and Rotary Districts 3830 (Philippines), 3620 (South Korea), and 3500 (Taiwan). It was launched in two phases: first …

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