VIDEO: "Voice Kids" Runner-up Juan Karlos Labajo shares his story in MMK



MANILA, Philippines - ABS-CBN features the life story of "The Voice Kids" Philippines second runner-up Juan Karlos “JK” Labajo in "Maalalala Mo Kaya" (MMK) this Saturday, September 27, 2014.



The 13-year-old “The Voice Kids” contestant will share the life of poverty that he faced since birth. Together with his grandmother and uncle who raised him, JK grew up thinking that he should work hard for everything that their family has.

“A lot of people think that I come from a rich family because of the way I look. But what they don’t know is that we had huge debts in Cebu and we transferred from one house to another because of poverty,” said JK who grew up not knowing his German father while his mother was far away because of work.

When did JK realize he wanted to become a singer? How did he manage to wow the three coaches despite the fact that he lost his mother five days before his audition in “The Voice Kids?”

Also part of the upcoming episode are Phoemela Baranda, Janus Del Prado, Miguel Vergara, Jeric Raval, and Ces Quesada. It is directed by Garry Fernando and written by Benson Logronio and Arah Jell Badayos. “MMK” is led by business unit head Malou Santos and creative manager Mel Mendoza-del Rosario.

WATCH: Juan Karlos Labajo shares his life story in MMK (September 27, 2014)


Capturing the hearts of Filipino viewers all over the world for the past 23 years, “Maalaala Mo Kaya” has legions of fans from different generations who cried, laughed, fell in love, and got inspired through the real-life narratives of the show’s letter-senders.

Don’t miss the longest-running drama anthology in Asia, “MMK,” every Saturday, 8pm, after “Wansapanataym” on ABS-CBN.


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PRC: August 2014 LET Results out by end of October 2014



The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) Baguio Regional Office announced today the probable release date for August 17, 2014 Licensure Examination for Teachers (LET) results - teachers board examination for Elementary and Secondary Level.

PRC: August 2014 LET Results out by end of October 2014


PRC Baguio has provide an update on its article about the successful conduct of August 2014 LET emphasizing the revised target for the release of results.

"PRC Regional Director Teofilo Gaius M. Sison, Jr. said the exam results will be released by end of October 2014. Examinees can verify their grades/ratings at www.prc.gov.ph by clicking Online Verification of Ratings (OVR), using their Application Number," PRC Baguio said in a blog post.

LET exam results will be released by end of October 2014


In August 2014, PRC Baguio was quoted by many blogs and sites on its statement that results will be out online after 20 days. With this, it was computed that results will be released between September 15-19, 2014 or contrary to the usual 30-45 working days release of results for LET.

LET results in 20 working days


PRC Board News, the official exam results portal of TheSummitExpress has received influx of traffic on the said duration as the examinees are waiting for the possible 'big day' of their lives.

However, it was clearly stated on our headlines that results can be expected by end of September to around October 2014 based on computation and on past board exams.

TheSummitExpress and PRC Board News, the leading news portal for all examination results in the Philippines will continue to monitor for the exact release date of August 2014 LET Results. We advise all takers to visit our main page for August 2014 LET results for more updates.

List of Passers: LET Exam Results August 2014 teachers board exam

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TOP 8: UP grad tops Master Plumber board exam September 2014



The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) has released on Monday the full list of passers for September 2014 Master Plumber board exam. University of the Philippines (UP) - Diliman graduate Jay Mark Morales Estavillo topped the licensure examination with 83.10 percent average grade.

Read: 493 out of 1,368 pass September 2014 Master Plumber board exam

A University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) graduate Ronald Estrada Perez ranked second with 82.40 percent grade.

The successful examinees who garnered the eight (8) highest places (topnotchers) in the September 2014 Master Plumber board exam are the following:

RANK NAME SCHOOL RATING (%)

1 JAY MARK MORALES ESTAVILLO
UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-DILIMAN
83.10

2 RONALD ESTRADA PEREZ
UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-LOS BAÑOS
82.40

3 GRACE QUINITO BERMUNDO
TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-MANILA
81.90

4 BRIAN ANGELO LOPEZ ORDINARIO
UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-LOS BAÑOS
81.80

5 ROBERT DON YAN ESPARCIA
UNIVERSITY OF SAN CARLOS
80.80

REGINA HONG IGLESIA
UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-DILIMAN
80.80

6 ELISE SOPHIA SUMERA FRANCISCO
UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES-DILIMAN
80.70

7 CLAUDIO LAPITAN RIVERA JR
DON MARIANO MARCOS MEMORIAL STATE UNIVERSITY-SAN FERNANDO
80.40

8 ROILAN CALUMPAD MAGDARAOG
CATANDUANES STATE UNIVERSITY - VIRAC
80.10

KRISTOFFER DAVE ANTONIO TABONG
UNIVERSITY OF SANTO TOMAS
80.10
NOTHING FOLLOWS---------------------------------

Top 8: UP grad tops Master Plumber board exam September 2014


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VIDEO: Mapua vs EAC brawl in NCAA game | September 22, 2014



MANILA, Philippines - Emilio Aguinaldo College (EAC) Generals and Mapua Cardinals went berserk in the NCAA men’s basketball match on Monday, September 22, 2014 at San Juan Arena.

Mapua vs EAC brawl in NCAA game


With 28.5 seconds remaining, a brawl happened when EAC point guard John Tayongtong punched Mapua counterpart CJ Isit that sparked one of the unwanted scenario in Philippine basketball. Mapua player responded by pushing Tayongtong to the floor.

After a while, it became a free for all with the referees and game bouncers struggled to pacify the tempestuous players.

Officials said that all involved players in the brawl will receive at least one-game suspension.

Meanwhile, it was declared that Generals won the game, 86 -77.

“It was an unfortunate event, considering na good friend ko si Kuya Atoy,” EAC coach Gerry Esplana said, referring to Mapua coach Atoy Co.

Here's the video of the incident: Mapua versus EAC Brawl (September 22, 2014):



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IN PHOTOS: 5th Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS) 2014



MANILA, Philippines - The Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines, Inc. (CAMPI) has showcased the biggest gathering in automotive industry, the 5th Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS) from September 18-21, 2014 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City.

5th Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS) at World Trade Center, Pasay City
5th Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS) at World Trade Center, Pasay City

Participating car companies at the show include BAIC, BMW, Daewoo, Honda, Isuzu, JMC, Kia, Lexus, Mazda, Mercedes Benz, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Peugeot, Suzuki, Toyota, and Volkswagen.

Car enthusiasts have learned the latest vehicle releases, services, and technologies from the said automotive brands.

The Motor Show (PIMS) this year was in line with the theme “Progress in Motion”, highlighting the local automotive industry’s role in propelling the country toward greater mobility and economic growth.

In the first four months of 2014, the local automotive industry sales were up 22% from last year. Moreover, 2013 marks an important milestone for the industry as it breached the 200,000 level, achieving a record high of 212,000 units in total sales. The introduction of new models and promotion packages has led to the positive sales performance and has given the automotive industry improved consumer confidence.

The first PIMS took place on August 9, 2007 with its opening ceremony which featured President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as keynote speaker.

Here are some of the photos from the recently concluded 5th Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS):



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