Monthly Archives: September, 2016

September 30, 2016

#TBT Mincing (no) Words with Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago


Miriam in PeopleAsia

From Justin Bieber to Barack Obama — the late senator known for her razor-sharp wit fires up the screen in this funny interview, when she was named as one of the magazine’s People of the Year in 2011.


September 29, 2016

In Remembrance of Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago (June 15,1945 to Sept.29,2016)


If Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago could offer a commentary on her own passing, it would probably be as witty as ever; nothing less from a woman known for her sterling record as a public servant, fiery personality, and lengthy list of quotable quotes. Sen. Miriam, who succumbed to cancer Thursday morning at the age of 71, was in public Continue Reading

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September 28, 2016

Leni Robredo: ‘The Good Vice’ on PeopleAsia


The ‘Good Vice’ is on PeopleAsia: First featured in the magazine as a widow in 2012, Leni Robredo returns on the cover of PeopleAsia’s October-November 2016 issue as she rises as the duly elected Vice President of the Philippines. Grab your copies from your favorite bookstores and newsstands starting this Friday. For reservations call Bong Continue Reading

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September 27, 2016

PeopleAsia’s Women of Style and Substance 2016 Awards Night


“A news item caught my eye; it said that a storm was going to hit Luzon tonight, and I immediately texted our managing editor Paolo Dela Cruz. And I told Paolo, please pray for good weather tonight. And in a heartbeat, he texted back, ‘Don’t worry, Joanne — we will be the storm tonight.’” This Continue Reading


September 24, 2016

What’s up, Doc? Five exceptional doctors that are making a difference


You can eat an apple, an orange and even a pear a day to keep the doctor away, but sometimes late nights, long commutes and everyday stressors can eventually take their toll on us. Doctors — what would we do without them? As a bonus, these days, doctors don’t only restore our physical well-being, but can also Continue Reading


September 23, 2016

Weekend Wishlist: Five suggestions for this week’s shopping haul



The weekend has finally come, which means it’s time to destress! For those who believe in the power of retail therapy and ending the day with a well-justified shopping haul, this is for you. Check out the newest stuff available for shopping junkies like you from cosmetics to fashion, and even new dining options to lifestyle Continue Reading


September 22, 2016

A PeopleAsia travel guide: Capitals of romance


With It Girls Solenn Heussaff, Georgina Wilson and Belle Daza all tying the knot abroad, and with sugary sweet shows Dolce Amore and Till I Met You also featuring beautiful and distant lands, the allure of finding romance and adventure across the seas is undeniable. Whether it’s Italy, Greece, England or Spain you fancy, PeopleAsia takes you there and gets us Continue Reading

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September 21, 2016

Top 15 ways to keep a grateful heart


Today is World Gratitude Day! This day is prime time to reflect on the things and be with the people that make you happiest and make you feel your best. Breathe in, breathe out, and remind yourself of everything that makes life — with all its up and downs, winding paths and forks down the road Continue Reading

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September 20, 2016

Giving you more to love about Japanese food: YAYOI comes to Manila


Restaurateurs Yvonne Yao and Jacqueline Gobing are giving Filipinos another word to add to their Japanese food vocabulary and a different way to satisfy their Japanese cravings. Their new restaurant YAYOI is all about teishoku dining — well-balanced set meals that are fresh, filling in all the right ways and of course, delicious! (YAYOI managing Continue Reading


September 19, 2016

Drink meets art in the 2016 Don Papa rum Art Canister Series


Sharing a drink has always had a special place in the lives of Filipinos. It’s made even better when it’s brewed and distilled right here on Philippine soil and uses locally sourced ingredients — exactly the way locally made premium rum label Don Papa concocts their sugar cane rum. Whether their rum is used in offering Continue Reading