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#StepUpUAP: Another school faces complaints of sexual harassment

Jun 29, 2020 - 7:46 PM

The University of Asia and the Pacific encourages victims of sexual harassment to come forward and file complaints with the Office of Student Mentoring, Guidance and Counseling

Learn from industry experts at the adobo Tambuli Asia Pacific Masterclass 2019

May 23, 2019 - 2:06 PM

The masterclass is happening on June 4, 8 am - 4 pm at the adobo Creative Hub

The masterclass is happening on June 4, 8 am - 4 pm at the adobo Creative Hub

D-League: Ateneo blasts AMA; Tolentino's 32 lifts Wangs

Mar 14, 2019 - 8:55 PM

The Ateneo Blue Eagles rebound with Ange Kouame back on board

BOUNCE-BACK WIN. Thirdy Ravena and the Blue Eagles rebound from a shock loss against a young UST squad. Photo from PBA Images

D-League: Ex-FEU stars carry Wangs; San Beda downs NCAA rival Perpetual

Feb 21, 2019 - 9:07 PM

Arvin Tolentino and Axel Iñigo team up as Wangs Basketball rolls past Trinity University of Asia

NEW TERRITORY. Arvin Tolentino sill continues to control the game even in the PBA D-League scene as he notches a double-double of 13 points and 10 rebounds. Photo by PBA Images

Federalism might lead to hyperinflation – economists

Jul 16, 2018 - 6:35 PM

(UPDATED) Economists from the University of Asia and the Pacific warn that sky-high inflation may happen to the Philippines should it shift to federalism

Should we worry about the Philippine peso?

Jun 26, 2018 - 9:20 PM

First Metro Investment Corporation and the University of Asia & the Pacific say the answer depends on the factors driving the peso's weakness

Green Archers torch Dragons by 96 points in preseason game

May 20, 2018 - 3:59 PM

Showing no mercy, La Salle holds University of Asia and the Pacific scoreless in the final quarter

BACK-TO-BACK. After picking up its first win against Lyceum, La Salle scores another one behind Mark Dyke.

Philippine economy likely to grow above 7% in Q1 2018 – First Metro, UA&P

Apr 02, 2018 - 2:40 PM

Higher jobs created, foreign direct investments, and manufacturing output, among others, point to a stronger gross domestic product growth for the Philippines

First Metro, UA&P lower Philippine GDP forecast due to slow spending

Jul 05, 2017 - 8:05 PM

Economists express concern over infrastructure projects warning that changing modes of implementation midway would lead to delays and slower growth

FORECAST. First Metro and UA&P have trimmed their Philippine economic growth forecast for 2017

The legend of Mariano Que

Apr 25, 2017 - 6:25 PM

In a way it is impossible to talk about Philippine medicine without mentioning Mariano Que Yet so little was known of the man who built Mercury Drug

PASSING. Founder of Mercury Drug, Mariano Que, passed away last week, as reported on the company's Facebook page on April 14, 2017.

Rappler wins Best Online News Outlet in Platinum Stallion Media Awards

Apr 24, 2017 - 12:40 PM

The awards hosted by the Trinity University of Asia celebrates the continuing efforts of individual and groups in educating the public through the media and the allied arts

RAPPLER WINS. Rappler wins Best Online News Outlet at the Platinum Stallion Media Awards. Photo by Rappler

E-waste rising dangerously in Asia – UN study

Jan 16, 2017 - 8:58 AM

The report says in recent years Asia has rapidly emerged as a major source of electronic waste due to increasingly affluent consumers buying items such as phones tablets refrigerators personal computers and televisions

In this file photo, an Indian worker sifts through a bag full of defunct computer mice prior to disassembly at Ash Recyclers, a government approved e-waste management firm in Bangalore on June 5, 2013. Manjunath Kiran/AFP

PH growth seen to top most Asian countries in 2015

Sep 26, 2015 - 9:42 AM

While the Philippines is unlikely to hit its growth target this year increased government spending especially as the May 2016 elections draw near would help it surpass most Asian countries say FMIC and UA P

ELECTION SPENDING. The Philippine economy will pick up steam mainly due to early spending for the 2016 polls. Photo by Michael Buena/Rappler

Travails of verifying alumni records of public officials

Aug 21, 2015 - 11:00 AM

UPDATED Universities should be transparent with the educational background of government officials

PH warned China meltdown more worrisome than Greek crisis

Jul 09, 2015 - 5:21 PM

Should China s market fall accelerate other countries outside Asia will be hit economists warn

TAILSPIN. Worries over China's unstoppable sell-off sends the Philippines' financial markets into a tailspin. Image from Shutterstock

Greek crisis has 'little effect' on Philippines – economists

Jul 07, 2015 - 6:42 PM

But it is seen to cause volatility in the Philippine financial markets for about 3 months economists say

VOLATILE FINANCIAL MARKETS. After the Greece votes no, investors in the Philippines looked for safer assets to cash in on their funds. Image from Shutterstock

Philippine inflation unlikely to go lower than 1.6%

Jun 07, 2015 - 7:32 PM

Economists cite the good and the bad of inflation hitting a 20 year low

GOOD AND BAD. The lower-than-expected Philippine inflation rate in May has its positive and negative implications, economists say. File photo by Rappler

Students lead in relief operations

Aug 22, 2013 - 12:52 AM

Heavy rain and flood affect more than a million Filipinos and students are leading the way in relief operations

PH growth to hit 6.5% in Q4 - think tank

Dec 21, 2012 - 8:44 AM

Despite typhoon Pablo s impact on agriculture a local think tank still sees the Philippine economy reaching 6 5 growth in the fourth quarter

PH growth likely slowed to 5.3% in Q3 - economist

Nov 15, 2012 - 2:01 PM

The impact of the heavy rain and flooding in August likely weighed on the Philippine economy s growth in the third quarter of the year

No spike in gas prices for the rest of 2012, say economists

Jun 20, 2012 - 8:54 PM

Oil prices are not expected to drastically rise the way they did at the start of the year say economists who credit a slower global recovery and a less import dependent United States