Lloyd's - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Lloyd's


Pandemic to cost global insurers $203 billion – Lloyd's

May 14, 2020 - 7:00 PM

Lloyd's of London says the coronavirus pandemic would have a 'unique' impact on the insurance industry, with its 'devastating' economic, human, and social cost

South Korean soldiers wearing protective gear prepare to spray disinfectant on the street to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, in Seoul on March 6, 2020. - South Korea's total reported infections -- the largest figure outside China, where the coronavirus first emerged -- rose to 6,284 on March 6, the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said. (Photo by Jung Yeon-je / AFP)

Andrew Lloyd Webber's 'Cats' is streaming for free

May 14, 2020 - 12:03 PM

The Broadway musical will be up on Webber's 'The Shows Must Go On!' YouTube channel for 48 hours

The John Lloyd Cruz-Bea Alonzo IG live wasn't a promo, it was 'The Unconfined Cinema'

Apr 29, 2020 - 8:48 PM

'The Unconfined Cinema' explores a world where 'the line between reality and make-believe blur'

'LOVE TEAM.' Bea Alonzo and John Lloyd Cruz reunite to perform 'Love Team' via IG Live. Screenshot from John Lloyd Cruz's Instagram

Bea Alonzo and John Lloyd Cruz's IG Live had us gushing despite ourselves

Apr 28, 2020 - 12:07 AM

Were they throwing lines or just catching up? We can't say for sure, but we're sure that the kilig is real.

OG LOVE TEAM. The Bea Alonzo and John Lloyd Cruz tandem dominated the 2000s. Photo from John Lloyd's Instagram

‘Phantom of the Opera’ to be streamed for free on YouTube

Apr 17, 2020 - 10:34 AM

Viewers can watch Andrew Lloyd Webber's Tony award-winning musical for free for 48 hours

Artists from John Lloyd Cruz to Johnoy Danao perform in 10-day telethon for coronavirus relief

Apr 04, 2020 - 2:32 PM

The event, dubbed 'Mamatay Kang Hayup na COVID Ka!,' will run for 24 hours a day starting 6 pm on Saturday, April 4 – for 10 days straight

TELETHON. Artist, musicians, and performers are coming together for a 10-day telethon to raise funds for coronavirus relief. Screenshot from Facebook.com/diecoviddie

Virus crisis forces UK banks to axe billions in payouts

Apr 01, 2020 - 5:00 PM

Barclays, HSBC, Lloyds Banking Group, Royal Bank of Scotland, Santander, and Standard Chartered all say they will scrap dividends until the end of 2020

FINED. A logo is pictured above a branch of Barclays bank in central London on July 25, 2018. Photo by Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP

Bea Alonzo and John Lloyd Cruz reunite for 'That Thing Called Tadhana' live reading

Feb 15, 2020 - 2:16 PM

What a Valentine's Day surprise

REUNITED. John Lloyd Cruz and Bea Alonzo come together to read the script of 'That Thing Called Tadhana' for a live audience on Valentine's Day. Screenshot from Instagram.com/makeitmakati

FIRST LOOK: John Lloyd Cruz's film comeback in 'Servando Magdamag'

Feb 06, 2020 - 12:01 PM

The film is directed by Lav Diaz and penned by Ricky Lee

SERVANDO MAGDAMAG. John Lloyd Cruz speaks to Ricky Lee on the set of his upcoming film comeback, 'Servando Magdamag.' Screenshot from Black Sheep on YouTube

LOOK: Ellen Adarna spends Christmas with family in Germany

Dec 27, 2019 - 11:55 AM

It's a Merry Christmas from Ellen's 'crazy' family to yours

John Lloyd Cruz makes rare public appearance at Vhong Navarro and Tanya Bautista’s wedding

Nov 29, 2019 - 11:40 AM

The actor has rarely been seen in public since going on hiatus in 2017

JOHN LLOYD CRUZ. The actor attends the wedding of Vhong Navarro and Tanya Bautista in Japan. Screenshot from Instagram.com/victoria_belo

Ace Saatchi & Saatchi duo wins IMMAP Digital Young Creatives competition

Oct 30, 2019 - 5:01 PM

They’ll be representing PH in the 2020 Cannes Young Lions Digital competition

John Lloyd Cruz returns to the big screen in 'Culion'

Oct 01, 2019 - 10:48 AM

Is the actor's showbiz hiatus finally over?

COMEBACK. John Lloyd Cruz returns to the screen in the upcoming film 'Culion.' Screenshot from Culion Film on YouTube

Cathy Garcia-Molina still keen on directing a John Lloyd Cruz movie

Jul 11, 2019 - 1:30 PM

The ‘Hello Love, Goodbye’ director says she and the actor agreed to do a movie when she returns from a much needed break from showbiz

Frank Lloyd Wright buildings named UNESCO World Heritage sites

Jul 08, 2019 - 12:55 AM

The Guggenheim Museum in New York is among the creations of the late American architect Frank Lloyd Wright which were selected as UNESCO World Heritage sites

GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM. The Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City. File photo from Wikimedia Commons

Record-breaking Lloyd propels USA into FIFA World Cup last 16

Jun 17, 2019 - 1:38 PM

Carli Lloyd now holds the distinction as the first player to score in 6 consecutive women's FIFA World Cup matches

SCORING MACHINE. Carli Lloyd adds another two goals to her tally. Photo from FIFA Women's World Cup's Twitter account (@FIFAWWC)

Andrew Lloyd Webber is richest UK musician, Ed Sheeran doubles fortune

May 09, 2019 - 8:13 PM

Broadway legend Andrew Lloyd Webber beats Paul McCartney as Britain's wealthiest musician, while Ed Sheeran doubles his wealth from last year

WATCH: John Lloyd Cruz is back... for a TV commercial, at least

Apr 30, 2019 - 12:44 PM

The actor stars in a TV ad

Canada asks China clemency for convicted drug trafficker

Jan 16, 2019 - 11:45 AM

The timing and swiftness of Robert Lloyd Schellenberg's sentence, and the inclusion of new evidence, raise suspicion among observers

REQUEST FOR CLEMENCY. Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland says they have already spoken with China's ambassador to Canada and 'requested clemency' for Robert Lloyd Schellenberg. File photo from the Twitter account of Chrystia Freeland

China, Canada diplomatic row escalates with death sentence

Jan 15, 2019 - 2:19 PM

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau expresses 'extreme concern' that China has 'chosen to arbitrarily' apply the death penalty

SENTENCING. This photograph taken and released by the Intermediate Peoples' Court of Dalian on January 14, 2019, shows Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg (C) during his retrial on drug trafficking charges in the court in Dalian in China's northeast Liaoning province. Handout photo/AFP

Chinese court sentences Canadian drug suspect to death

Jan 14, 2019 - 9:50 PM

'The court completely rejects the accused person's explanation and defense because it is completely at odds with the facts,' says the chief judge

Chinese police patrol in front of the Canadian embassy in Beijing on December 14, 2018. China confirmed on December 13 that two Canadians are under investigation on suspicion of endangering the country's national security, fuelling tensions after Canada's arrest of a top Chinese telecom executive on a US request. GREG BAKER / AFP

Canadian risks harsher sentence at China drug retrial

Jan 14, 2019 - 10:11 AM

Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, originally sentenced to 15 years in prison and a 150,000 yuan ($22,000) forfeiture, could now potentially face the death penalty under China's zero-tolerance drug laws

On Christmas Eve, Trump questions child about belief in Santa

Dec 26, 2018 - 3:13 PM

'This further proves that he is the grinch,' says a critic of US President Donald Trump on Twitter

CHRISTMAS EVE. US President Donald Trump speaks on the telephone as he answers calls from people calling into the NORAD Santa tracker phone line in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, DC, on December 24, 2018. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

The week in photos: November 24-30, 2018

Dec 01, 2018 - 12:34 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

WOMEN VS WOMEN. A Turkish female riot police officer reacts during clashes with women's rights activists as they try to march to Taksim Square to protest against gender violence in Istanbul on November 25, 2018, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Photo by Bulent Kilic/AFP

As Final Four unfolds, NU rues missing out

Nov 23, 2018 - 11:26 AM

The Bulldogs may have closed out the season with a win, but coach Jamike Jarin said he'd rather lose in the playoffs

ROUGH SEASON. The National University Bulldogs are still disappointed even though they capped the season off with a sweep of University of the East. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

After career game, John Lloyd Clemente targets Jeff Napa's record

Nov 11, 2018 - 4:02 PM

The future is bright for NU rookie John Lloyd Clemente, who hit a season-high 38 points against FEU

FINE FORM. John Lloyd Clemente shoots the light out of Araneta Coliseum with his 38-point career game. Photo by Joaquin Flores/ Rappler

John Lloyd Clemente breakout lone 'silver lining' in NU slump

Oct 04, 2018 - 5:47 PM

Homegrown high school star John Lloyd Clemente records a career-high 15 points off the bench

CHIPPING IN. National University rookie John Lloyd Clemente will make sure that he helps out the team more. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LOOK: John Lloyd Cruz pens poem for 'Elias'

Oct 01, 2018 - 12:40 PM

Celebrity news sites have speculated that John Lloyd and Ellen's son is named Elias

FOR ELIAS. John Lloyd Cruz posts this poem on his Instagram. Screenshot from @dumpsitegallery

NU's John Lloyd Clemente finally gets to live his dream

Sep 10, 2018 - 1:35 PM

Coach Jamike Jarin thinks that the 6-foot-3 recruit is one of the best wingmen out of high school

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Why John Lloyd and Bea Alonzo are the Philippines' kilig royalty

Aug 14, 2018 - 6:43 PM

Chemistry works to a certain extent. What data tells us about the Bea Alonzo-John Lloyd Cruz love team – and more

Mayor Bote ambushed, Gilas update, PH inflation | Evening wRap

Jul 03, 2018 - 10:05 PM

Watch Rappler’s evening newscast with Ralf Rivas

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 3, 2018

Jul 03, 2018 - 11:34 AM

Hello! Here are the stories you shouldn't miss this Tuesday

Brawl at FIBA: PHI vs AUS July 2. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

John Lloyd Cruz calls Inquirer out for 'fake news' about Ellen Adarna

Jul 03, 2018 - 11:15 AM

Rumors have been rife that Ellen Adarna has given birth to her child with John Lloyd Cruz

RUMOR MILL. John Lloyd Cruz calls 'fake' a report that claims his supposed son with Ellen Adarna has already been baptized. File photo from Ellen's Instagram account

ABS-CBN on John Lloyd Cruz: He will always be a Kapamilya

Jun 29, 2018 - 10:51 PM

The network issues a statement amid rumors that they had turned down John Lloyd's plans to return to work

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

FACT CHECK: John Lloyd Cruz death hoax

Jun 16, 2018 - 8:19 PM

Suspicious websites have posted this false story

Ellen Adarna skips preliminary probe for child abuse, cyber libel case

Jun 11, 2018 - 8:06 PM

Instead, her rumored partner John Lloyd Cruz, shows up alongside her lawyer

Ellen Adarna posts photo of diamond ring, igniting engagement rumors

Jun 04, 2018 - 9:48 AM

Ellen posts a photo on Sunday, June 3, and then deletes it an hour after

Ellen Adarna's father Alan dies – reports

Jun 03, 2018 - 8:27 PM

Alan Adarna, 58, was a Cebu-based businessman

Piolo Pascual: 'Nobody can replace' John Lloyd Cruz

Jun 02, 2018 - 1:47 PM

Piolo also talks about giving up soap operas after 'Since I Found You'

PAP-ed? Ellen Adarna seen with baby bump in Palawan

May 20, 2018 - 7:34 PM

The actress is shown relaxing in Amanpulo, Palawan

Ellen Adarna silent on 'paparazzi' case

May 16, 2018 - 11:00 AM

The actress has yet to react to the case filed against her. Instead, she posts a video of her giving John Lloyd Cruz a trim.

NO COMMENT. Instead of issuing anything on the supposed case filed against her, actress Ellen Adarna posts this video of daily life with John Lloyd Crush. Screenshot from Ellen Adarna's Instagram

Ellen Adarna insists diner at ramen place is paparazzi

May 05, 2018 - 12:47 PM

‘Feeling na kung feeling pero hindi kami tanga,’ says the actress on her Instagram stories

ELLEN ADARNA. The actress posts Instagram stories of a girl allegedly taking stolen photos of her. Screenshot from Instagram.com/maria.elena.adarna

Rappler statement on Bong Go's 'fake news' accusation

Feb 19, 2018 - 10:52 PM

Is 'fake news' the new defense of public officials against public scrutiny?

Ellen Adarna fuels pregnancy talk with video showing baby bump

Feb 09, 2018 - 10:48 AM

The actress has yet to publicly confirm her pregnancy

ELLEN ADARNA. The actress has yet to publicly confirm reports of her pregnancy. Screensot from Instagram.com/maria.elena.adarna

John Lloyd Cruz gets International Cinephile Society Awards nod

Jan 25, 2018 - 11:16 AM

The actor vies for the Supporting Actor title against actors like Armie Hammer and Willem Dafoe

JOHN LLOYD CRUZ. The actor is nominated for his role in 'Ang Babaeng Humayo.' File photo shows John Lloyd at a press conference for the film 'Finally Found Someone.' Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Bong Go 'not aware' of Palace meeting on Navy frigate deal

Jan 19, 2018 - 1:39 PM

The trusted Palace aide was supposedly clueless about a meeting arranged by his own undersecretary

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte examines the documents presented by Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go following his participation in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) – Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Informal Dialogue at the Furama Resort in Da Nang City, Vietnam on November 10, 2017. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Navy frigate project controversy, Aguirre on Rappler probe, SWS survey | Evening wRap

Jan 18, 2018 - 8:52 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Mara Cepeda

[EXCLUSIVE] Undersecretary in Bong Go's office confirms letter on frigate deal

Jan 18, 2018 - 4:24 PM

Former Palace official Lloyd Christopher Lao says the letter and meeting with Navy officials are a 'usual course of action' in Secretary Bong Go's office

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is accompanied by Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence Go upon his arrival at the NCCC Mall Davao in Davao City to check the situation of the fire that hit the mall on December 23, 2017. JOEY DALUMPINES/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Malacañang claims no chance Bong Go intervened in frigate deal

Jan 17, 2018 - 3:10 PM

But the allegations focus not on the contract for the frigates as a whole, but on the selection of a secondary supplier for the Combat Management Systems of the ships

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte skims through a document during the ASEAN Law Association (ALA) Governing Council Commemorative Session and Concert Program at the Malacañan Palace on October 25, 2017. Malacañan Photo

Entertainment newsmakers of 2017

Jan 02, 2018 - 8:00 PM

John Lloyd and Ellen, Miss Universe, Anne Curtis' wedding, K-pop highs and lows, and sexual harassment allegations are among the top entertainment headlines for 2017