New Year 2017 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on New Year 2017


Cardinal Tagle on New Year's Eve: Think before speaking

Dec 31, 2017 - 10:29 PM

'Gusto natin ng kapayapaan, isara ang bibig. Pakinggan ang salita ng Diyos, ipasok sa puso at magnilay,' Cardinal Tagle says on New Year's Eve

Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Chinatown New Year countdown led by Erap, China envoy

Jan 28, 2017 - 8:15 AM

Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada together with the Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua lead the new year s eve countdown at Plaza San Lorenzo Ruiz

Duterte on Chinese New Year: Let's 'fortify' Fil-Chinese ties

Jan 27, 2017 - 5:00 PM

May all of us develop a more profound appreciation of our heritage as two distinct yet intertwined peoples says President Duterte

FRIENDSHIP. Chinese pupils hold the flags of the Philippines and China during President Rodrigo Duterte's visit to China last October. File photo by Toto Lozano/PPD

How to jumpstart your savings in the first 10 days of the year

Jan 04, 2017 - 4:50 PM

Achieve your financial goals by starting your year right with these tips

LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach, Marlon Stockinger celebrate New Year in Hawaii

Jan 02, 2017 - 3:41 PM

Happy New Year from Hawaii 2017 will be just as good Pia says

IN PHOTOS: Hollywood stars welcome 2017

Jan 01, 2017 - 4:58 PM

Miley Cyrus Liam Hemsworth Chris Hemsworth Ryan Seacrest Kourtney Kardashian and more celebrate the coming of 2017

IN PHOTOS: Philippine stars welcome 2017

Jan 01, 2017 - 2:38 PM

See how Pia Wurtzbach Anne Curtis Billy Crawford Coleen Garcia celebrate the arrival of 2017

IN PHOTOS: New Year 2017 around the world

Jan 01, 2017 - 10:08 AM

Check out photos of New Year festivities in Australia Paris London Hong Kong and more

Fireworks explode over Victoria harbour during New Year celebrations in Hong Kong on January 1, 2017. Photo by Dale De la Rey/AFP

PH to make Mindanao global tourist spot in 2017

Jan 01, 2017 - 9:00 AM

We will bring Mindanao to global tourism this year Tourism Assistant Secretary Frederick Alegre says

DIVING SPOT. Tourists from Hong Kong enjoy diving in Dapitan City. Photo courtesy of the Hong Kong Diving Group

World parties to ring in New Year despite terror jitters

Jan 01, 2017 - 7:24 AM

Revellers cram into major cities to celebrate New Year with security tightened amid fears large crowds of people could present a target for extremists

NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS. Revellers take photos of a fireworks show displayed on the Arc de Triomphe monument, from the Champs-Elysees avenue as part of the New Year celebrations on January 1 , 2017 in Paris. Photo by Olivier Morin/AFP

Duterte's New Year wish: 'Renewed determination'

Dec 31, 2016 - 1:59 PM

UPDATED In his message to begin 2017 President Rodrigo Duterte also calls for a reinvigorated spirit so that we can surmount the challenges ahead

NEW YEAR AHEAD. President Rodrigo Duterte wishes the Philippines an enjoyable New Year celebration. Photo by King Rodriguez/Presidential Photo

5 Career fears to overcome this year

Dec 28, 2016 - 4:22 PM

This year work up the courage to say no to too much work or ask for a raise

Kids, teens, don't spend money on firecrackers

Dec 27, 2016 - 11:31 AM

In 2016 most of those injured by firecrackers were children younger than 14 years old They accounted for 500 of the 920 firecracker related injuries

#FlowYourBest: New habits to help you stay positive in 2017

Dec 26, 2016 - 12:00 AM

Let these 11 daily mantras inspire you to have a smooth flowing year ahead