seniors in the Philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on seniors in the Philippines


Torre starts Asian Seniors Chess quest on birthday

Nov 03, 2018 - 5:04 PM

Grandmaster Eugene Torre looks to defend his crown in the 9th Asian Seniors Chess Championships

LEGEND. For years, the name of Eugene Torre has been associated with Philippine chess. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

WATCH: Nanay Ely, the 82-year-old crocheter of Tayuman

Aug 12, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Nanay Ely is just one of thousands of Filipino indigent seniors who continue to work to make ends meet

Luistro on first day of Grade 11 rollout: 'Best class opening thus far'

Jun 13, 2016 - 7:30 PM

At the central office we monitor if there is an insurmountable problem that is systemic There s none so far says Education Secretary Armin Luistro

OUTGOING AND INCOMING. Education Secretary Armin Luistro and incoming secretary Leonor Briones visit the senior high school Building and students at the Commonwealth High School in Quezon City on Monday, June 13. Photo by Joel Liporada/Rappler

Roxas backs SSS veto; Duterte 'sad' for elderly

Jan 18, 2016 - 2:37 PM

Presidential bets Manuel Roxas II and Rodrigo Duterte have opposing views on the rejected SSS pension hike bill

3,740 security force deployed to secure APEC in Clark

Jan 17, 2015 - 4:58 PM

To ensure readiness of personnel who will be tapped for the APEC event police personnel undergo extensive training