ABS-CBN Ball 2019 to grant scholarships to underprivileged children

Advocacy continues after last year’s Ball successfully reopened the Bantay Bata Children’s Village ABS-CBN Ball 2019 to grant scholarships to underprivileged children 65 years of being in the service of the Filipino For ABS-CBN, celebrating 65 years of being in the service of the Filipino means remaining committed to help those in need. That is why when it brings back the ABS-CBN Ball on September 14 at Shangri-La The Fort, it will continue what it started last year – to bring hope to underprivileged children, …

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President Rodrigo Duterte signs laws extending franchise of 3 media companies

President Duterte signed laws renewing the franchises of 3 media companies. ABS-CBN’s franchise renewal is still pending in Congress. President Rodrigo Duterte has signed the laws renewing the franchises of three broadcasting companies. On August 8, Duterte gave his signature of approval to three companies to operate for another 25 years. The three media companies that were given franchise renewal include Solid North Broadcasting System, Inc. (Republic Act 11366), Mareco Broadcasting Network, Inc. (RA 11367), and the Radio Audience Developers Integrated Organization, Inc. (RA 11368). …

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ABS-CBN wins July 2019 nationwide TV ratings; GMA Network leads Urban Luzon and Mega Manila

ABS-CBN dominates nationwide ratings. GMA network claimed leadership in Urban Luzon and Mega Manila. ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp. has again topped the nationwide TV ratings for the month of July 2019. Based on the numbers released by Kantar Media, the Kapamilya network registered a 45% audience share, 13% higher compared to GMA network’s 32%. Aside from winning the nationwide numbers, ABS-CBN also swept all geographical areas. In Metro Manila, the Kapamilya network edged out Kapuso by another significant margin of 15% at 41% versus 26%. Viewer …

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Kapamilya stars unite to push for ABS-CBN’s franchise renewal

ABS-CBN stars pushed for immediate action on the network’s franchise renewal. Franchise renewal bill of ABS-CBN has been refiled in Congress. ABS-CBN franchise is set to expire in March 2020. With the bill aiming to renew ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation’s still pending at the Congress, several Kapamilya stars have united to push for its immediate enactment. A number of ABS-CBN actors took to social media to show support for #SaveABSCBNWorkers campaign, to call for Congress’ action for its franchise renewal. Some of the Kapamilya celebrities who …

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Julia Barretto breaks silence on Bea Alonzo-Gerald Anderson controversy for the first time

Julia Barretto broke her silence on her supposed role in the Bea Alonzo-Gerald Anderson controversy for the first time Julia clarified that she didn’t cheat on her ex-boyfriend Joshua Garcia Two weeks after she was linked to the Bea Alonzo-Gerald Anderson breakup controversy, Kapamilya star Julia Barretto has finally broken her silence as her name was dragged into the issue as the third party. Together with an old photo showing a much younger Julia with Bea Alonzo posted on Instagram, Julia wrote, “These past weeks, my …

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