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Bicol's Biggs now delivers frozen ribs in Metro Manila

Jun 27, 2020 - 6:55 PM

You can now prepare Biggs' famous baby back ribs at home – just pop them in the oven or cook them over a grill

Ineng’s Special BBQ sells frozen chicken BBQ, longganisa, liempo

Jun 13, 2020 - 3:44 PM

Now you can prepare Ineng's ulam favorites at home with these frozen packs

Hokkaido Ramen Santouka launches 'cook-at-home ramen kits'

May 28, 2020 - 5:56 PM

Now you can cook Ramen Santouka's ramen, chicken karaage, and gyoza at home – just pick up your orders from their Glorietta 4 branch

Nathaniel's Bakeshop sells frozen buko pandan, siomai, siopao in select groceries

May 23, 2020 - 12:14 PM

Nathaniel's buko pandan salad, longganisa, and pork barbecue are available in these supermarkets nationwide!

7-Eleven is selling ready-to-cook siomai, hotdogs, take-home siopao

May 21, 2020 - 3:27 PM

(UPDATED) You can also get ready-to-heat Hotta! Rice ulam packs and fry-your-own corndogs, potato chips, and fries

Detours from home: Cooking, in search of home

May 13, 2020 - 1:56 PM

What we eat reveals what we hope for

McDonald's Philippines sells ready-to-cook hotcake mix, syrup, coffee grounds

May 12, 2020 - 2:12 PM

You can get their hot fudge and caramel sundae toppings, too!

LOOK: Pancake House introduces Do-It-Yourself Taco Set for delivery

May 06, 2020 - 8:00 AM

Now you can assemble Pancake House's 'Best Taco In Town' yourself at home

LOOK: Shakey's publishes at-home mojos breading recipe

May 05, 2020 - 11:24 AM

The pizza chain had earlier began selling frozen, pre-cut packs of their signature Mojos in select Robinson's Supermarkets

Tokyo Tokyo sells ready-to-cook chicken karaage, wagyu, gyoza

May 02, 2020 - 12:26 PM

Tokyo Tokyo also releases a guide on how to cook its frozen chicken karaage, chicken gyoza, beef yakiniku, and wagyu cubes at home

Ministop offers ready-to-cook Uncle John’s fried chicken, hotdogs

Apr 24, 2020 - 3:13 PM

From Ministop stores you can now take home frozen, marinated Uncle John's fried chicken parts, as well as ready-to-cook hotdogs

Turks introduces do-it-yourself frozen shawarma kits

Apr 24, 2020 - 11:47 AM

Turks' pita doner kit includes a frozen pack of beef or chicken doner, garlic sauce, and pita wrappers!

KFC now sells ready-to-cook crispy fries, chicken nuggets

Apr 22, 2020 - 4:23 PM

KFC is offering fryer-ready, frozen packs of their Crispy Fries and Original Chicken Nuggets

IKEA releases iconic meatballs recipe to public

Apr 22, 2020 - 11:55 AM

You can now recreate the furniture chain's iconic Swedish meatballs recipe at home!

Rico’s Lechon sells frozen lechon in groceries, delivers whole lechon

Apr 21, 2020 - 5:39 PM

(UPDATED) Rico's Lechon is selling ready-to-heat lechon dishes in select Metro Manila supermarkets – check here for the list

Cook-it-yourself: How to make your favorite fast food at home

Apr 20, 2020 - 12:24 PM

Missing outside food? Try out these recipes!

WATCH: Judy Ann Santos, Marian Rivera cook signature dishes for frontliners

Apr 02, 2020 - 12:39 PM

These home cooks rev up their kitchens to feed both health frontliners and the homeless

WATCH: Making the most out of pantry basics

Mar 31, 2020 - 7:00 PM

Veering away from frying canned goods? Here are 3 easy meals you can cook at home to make the most out of your grocery basics.

Cook Islands bans travelers from PH, 13 other countries over coronavirus scare

Mar 09, 2020 - 2:11 PM

The island country will refuse entry of passengers who visited these 14 countries, including the Philippines, within the last 14 days

TRAVEL BAN DUE TO CORONAVIRUS. Tapuaetai or One Foot Island is part of Cook Islands, an island country in the South Pacific Ocean. Photo courtesy of Wikipedia

Apple delivers best-ever quarter, powered by iPhones, services

Jan 29, 2020 - 11:30 AM

The results come with Apple seeking to shift its revenue mix amid a slumping smartphone market and growing competition, relying more on services like music, video streaming, and digital content

APPLE'S SHINE. In this file photo taken on September 10, 2019 the apple logo is projected on a screen before the start of a product launch event at Apple's headquarters in Cupertino, California. File photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

CEO Tim Cook sees pay ebb along with Apple performance

Jan 04, 2020 - 12:25 PM

Tim Cook's 2019 incentive bonus, which is tied to Apple's performance, tallies at about $7.7 million compared with $12 million in 2018

TIM COOK. Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple Inc., attends the annual Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference, July 6, 2016 in Sun Valley, Idaho. File photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP

China's Fosun buys Thomas Cook brand for $14.2 million

Nov 02, 2019 - 2:00 PM

Fosun will now take ownership of the brand rights to Thomas Cook as well as subsidiary hotel chains Casa Cook and Cook's Club

BANKRUPTCY. Iconic British travel firm Thomas Cook is filing for bankruptcy. Photo from Shutterstock

Liquidators start dismantling Britain's Thomas Cook

Oct 10, 2019 - 2:05 PM

Hays Travel acquires Thomas Cook's 555 United Kingdom stores for an undisclosed sum and says it will hire 'as many Thomas Cook staff as possible'

POSSIBLE COLLAPSE. British travel firm Thomas Cook could collapse unless the government intervenes. Photo from Shutterstock

UK completes Thomas Cook repatriation of passengers

Oct 08, 2019 - 1:35 PM

Virtually all Thomas Cook's travelers on holiday at the time of the company's collapse are back home

TRAVEL WOES. British tourists, flying with Thomas Cook, queue at the Enfidha-Hammamet International Airport in Tunisia on September 23, 2019. Photo by Fethi Belaid/AFP

UK launches probe of Thomas Cook auditors as foreign branches collapse

Oct 02, 2019 - 12:55 PM

Thomas Cook's French arm is placed in receivership, while its largest Belgian subsidiary is declared bankrupt

BANKRUPT. Investigations are launched after the collapse of debt-plagued British travel giant Thomas Cook. Photo from Shutterstock

UK offers help for 9,000 Thomas Cook staff

Sep 26, 2019 - 2:30 PM

Collapsed travel giant Thomas Cook has around 22,000 staff worldwide, with 9,000 of them based in the United Kingdom

Two workers of British travel group Thomas Cook speak at Son Sant Joan airport in Palma de Mallorca on September 24, 2019. - Britain has repatriated ten percent of nationals who were stranded abroad after the collapse of travel firm Thomas Cook, as anger erupted over excessive management pay. (Photo by JAIME REINA / AFP)

Fall of Thomas Cook creates 'tsunami' of losses for tourist resorts

Sep 25, 2019 - 4:30 PM

Collapsed British travel firm Thomas Cook could owe hundreds of millions of euros to hotels

Tourists enjoy a sunny day at the Playa de Palma beach in Palma de Mallorca on September 24, 2019. - Britain has repatriated ten percent of nationals who were stranded abroad after the collapse of travel firm Thomas Cook, as anger erupted over excessive management pay. (Photo by JAIME REINA / AFP)

London repatriates 10% of Thomas Cook's UK customers

Sep 24, 2019 - 11:50 PM

Britain's Civil Aviation Authority is managing its biggest repatriation since World War II, following the bankruptcy of travel giant Thomas Cook

British tourists, flying with Thomas Cook, queue at the Enfidha International airport on September 23, 2019, on the outskirts of Sousse south of the capital Tunis. - British travel group Thomas Cook on Monday declared bankruptcy after failing to reach a last-ditch rescue deal, triggering the UK's biggest repatriation since World War II to bring back tens of thousands of stranded passengers. The 178-year-old operator, which had struggled against fierce online competition for some time and which had blamed Brexit uncertainty for a recent drop in bookings, was desperately seeking £200 million ($250 million, 227 million euros) from private investors to avert collapse. The news leaves some 600,000 tourists stranded worldwide according to Thomas Cook, including more than 150,000 holidaymakers seeking help from the British government to return from destinations including Bulgaria, Cuba, Turkey and the United States. (Photo by FETHI BELAID / AFP)

Thomas Cook clients struggle with flight, hotel woes in Spain

Sep 24, 2019 - 6:40 PM

Clients of collapsed travel firm Thomas Cook struggle to return home or find that their hotel reservations made through the British company are invalid

Passengers of British travel group Thomas Cook queue at Son Sant Joan airport in Palma de Mallorca on September 23, 2019. - British travel group Thomas Cook declared bankruptcy on September 23, 2019 after failing to reach a last-ditch rescue deal, triggering the UK's biggest repatriation since World War II to bring back stranded passengers. The 178-year-old operator had been desperately seeking £200 million ($250 million, 227 million euros) from private investors to save it from collapse. (Photo by JAIME REINA / AFP)

Thomas Cook collapses with 600,000 tourists stranded abroad

Sep 23, 2019 - 11:50 AM

(3rd UPDATE) Iconic British travel firm Thomas Cook declares bankruptcy after 178 years of operations

Sunseekers feel the strain of Thomas Cook crisis

Sep 22, 2019 - 11:20 PM

With British travel giant Thomas Cook in trouble, travelers fear they will be unable to return home or their trips will not push through

British tourists walk outside the Orange Beach hotel in in Tunisia's coastal town of Hammamet on September 23 2019. - Thomas Cook's 178-year existence was hanging by a thread on Sunday after the iconic British travel firm struggled to find further private investment and is now relying on an unlikely government bailout. Holidaymakers were already reporting problems, with guests at a hotel in Tunisia owed money by Thomas Cook being asked for extra money before being allowed to leave, according to a tourist interviewed by AFP. (Photo by ANIS MILI / AFP)

UK travel giant Thomas Cook faces collapse

Sep 22, 2019 - 9:25 PM

(UPDATED) If British firm Thomas Cook goes bankrupt, its travel agencies would close, planes would be grounded, and thousands of employees would be jobless

POSSIBLE COLLAPSE. British travel firm Thomas Cook could collapse unless the government intervenes. Photo from Shutterstock

Here’s where you can learn to cook like a French pro in Metro Manila

Aug 08, 2019 - 5:28 PM

Want to up your gourmet game in the kitchen? Ateneo Le Cordon Bleu now offers short culinary courses.

Apple tops forecasts as pivot to services shows progress

May 01, 2019 - 9:56 AM

'Our March quarter results show the continued strength of our installed base of over 1.4 billion active devices, as we set an all-time record for services,' says CEO Tim Cook

Apple's Tim Cook urges China to continue to open up its economy

Mar 23, 2019 - 6:28 PM

'We see that as essential not only for China to reach its full potential, but also for the global economy to thrive,' Tim Cook says

'Tim Apple' goes viral on social media after Trump gaffe

Mar 08, 2019 - 9:35 AM

US President Donald Trump thanks 'Tim Apple' for the tech giant's investments and job creations

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Jennifer Lawrence engaged to art gallerist boyfriend

Feb 06, 2019 - 5:27 PM

Congrats, J. Law!

JLAW. Actor and Board Member of RepresentUs Jennifer Lawrence speaks onstage during the 2018 Concordia Annual Summit at Grand Hyatt New York on September 25, 2018 in New York City. Riccardo Savi/Getty Images for Concordia Summit/AFP

Apple's Tim Cook calls for privacy bill with right to delete data

Jan 17, 2019 - 11:58 PM

'In 2019, it's time to stand up for the right to privacy – yours, mine, all of ours,' the Apple CEO writes in Time magazine.

PRIVACY. Apple CEO Tim Cook ask US legislators to pass a law strengthening data privacy. Photo by Shutterstock

Apple replaced 11 million batteries in 2018 – report

Jan 17, 2019 - 2:23 PM

The replacement program is cited by Apple CEO Tim Cook as one of the factors for weak iPhone sales

Apple cuts outlook, sees 'challenges' in China, emerging markets

Jan 03, 2019 - 7:35 AM

The company slashes its revenue guidance for the first fiscal quarter of 2019, ended December 29, to $84 billion – sharply lower than analyst forecasts averaging $91 billion

APPLE IN CHINA. Customers queue outside an Apple store to get their hands on the new iPhone XR in Shanghai on October 26, 2018. File photo from AFP

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New tech regulation 'inevitable,' Apple CEO says

Nov 19, 2018 - 8:49 AM

Following the scandal that saw data consultancy Cambridge Analytica obtain data from millions of Facebook users, Apple CEO Tim Cook says the industry was now 'beyond' the scope of self-regulation

Apple quarterly profit leaps but shares slip on outlook

Nov 02, 2018 - 10:23 AM

Apple says net profit climbs thanks to growing sales of digital content and services to of users and other Apple gadgetry including iPhones

APPLE. In this file photo taken on September 9, 2015 a reporter walks by an Apple logo during a media event in San Francisco, California. File photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

Apple chief pushes for US privacy law

Oct 24, 2018 - 7:18 PM

Apple CEO Tim Cook applauds the European Union's efforts towards the protection of data privacy, especially its General Data Protection Regulation

COOK. Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during a product launch event at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, California on October 27, 2016. File photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

Munguia batters Cook to retain light middle crown

Sep 16, 2018 - 3:20 PM

Mexico's Jaime Munguia is seen as a potential future opponent for middleweights Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez

OUTMATCHED. Jaime Munguia (right) overwhelms Brandon Cook during their WBO junior middleweight title. Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

Apple expected to unveil new iPhones at September 12 event

Aug 31, 2018 - 10:53 AM

Three new iPhone models are expected to be revealed

COOK. Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during a product launch event at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, California. Photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

Telegram says Apple cleared path for app update

Jun 02, 2018 - 10:29 AM

Telegram chief Pavel Durov, in a tweet, thanks Apple and the California-based company's top executive Tim Cook for 'letting us deliver the latest version of @telegram to millions of users, despite the recent setbacks'

TELEGRAM. An illustration picture taken through a magnifying glass on April 17, 2018 in Moscow shows the icon of the popular messaging app Telegram on a smart phone screen. Photo by Yuri Kadobnov/AFP

Apple reports higher profits, unveils big share buyback

May 02, 2018 - 12:38 PM

Apple chief executive Tim Cook offered a bullish outlook on the company, touting the company's product pipeline as the 'best we've ever had' and championing good sales of the iPhone X

APPLE. The Apple logo is seen on the outside of Bill Graham Civic Auditorium before the start of an event in San Francisco, California on September 7, 2016. File photo by Josh Edelson/AFP

Five underrated NBA players who deserve more of your attention

Mar 29, 2018 - 7:14 PM

These 5 players are stepping up and are playing out of their minds

UNDERRATED. LaMarcus Aldrige and the San Antonio Spurs are in a comfortable position to make the playoffs. Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

INFOGRAPHIC: The asim sarap story of Filipino vinegar

Mar 05, 2018 - 6:23 PM

How did vinegar become the Philippines’ all-time favorite ingredient?