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Want free condoms? SafeSpacesPH app tells you where you can get it

Dec 30, 2017 - 3:57 PM

SafeSpacesPH is a mobile application where establishments that dispense condoms with water-based lubricants can be located

An actual interface of the Safe Spaces App showing the location of Depots and its details. Photo from LoveYourself

IMI hits net income of $24.1M for first 9 months of 2017

Nov 03, 2017 - 7:42 PM

The manufacturing arm of the Ayala group sees its two recent acquisitions contribute a combined $136.2 million in revenues

Ayala’s IMI acquires British electronics manufacturer STI

Apr 07, 2017 - 4:32 PM

The deal marks the entry of Ayala’s manufacturing arm into the aerospace and defense industries and expands its manufacturing footprint into the United Kingdom

Wanted: Younger farmers in PH

Feb 02, 2017 - 6:18 PM

Faced with a possible workforce gap companies are working with colleges and universities to provide young Filipinos the education needed to succeed in agriculture

BOOST AGRI. The joint venture partners will transform STI College–Tanauan in Batangas to be the initial vehicle for this collaboration. Rappler file photo

Condoms in schools? Sotto hits Ubial for 'imposing' beliefs on Filipinos

Jan 17, 2017 - 4:00 PM

It s insensitive to dismiss the sentiment of a conservative culture just because they failed to implement effective health programs says Senator Vicente Sotto III

Screenshot of Ubial from Rappler; Sotto file photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

STI to raise up to P5B to fund campus expansions

Jan 12, 2017 - 4:10 PM

Schools in the STI network see a surge in enrollment due to the K to 12 program

Benitez family, STI reach settlement over PWU

Apr 01, 2016 - 5:14 PM

The Philippine Women s University will retain its Taft and Indiana campuses in Manila while the Quezon City and Davao properties have been transferred to STI Holdings

SETTLEMENT REACHED. Eusebio Tanco of STI, with Helena Benitez and PWU President Jose Francisco Benitez. Photo from Lydia Brown

BIR probe on UMak part of 'conspiracy' vs VP – Binay camp

Mar 14, 2016 - 4:30 PM

In the business community harassment is a term that is associated with the BIR says Rico Quicho campaign spokesperson of Vice President Jejomar Binay

PART OF THE CONSPIRACY. The camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay says the Bureau of Internal Revenue's investigation is another attempt to derail his presidential bid. Photo by Lito Boras/Rappler

Binays' Makati receives governance awards despite corruption charges

Dec 25, 2015 - 6:10 PM

Makati s programs that became controversial in 2015 had in fact been recognized in past years by government agencies including Mar Roxas DILG

WHAT'S NEW? Same faces and the same controversies define the year that was for Makati.

Hiding In Vain

Dec 03, 2015 - 5:30 PM

Now I know why some people living with HIV hide their status

Recto: P1B in 2016 budget to fight HIV epidemic in PH

Oct 10, 2015 - 1:36 PM

Half of the budget will be used to buy anti retroviral drugs while the rest will go to test kits and reagents surveillance and local prevention programs

LIFE SAVERS. People living with HIV have to religiously take anti-retroviral medicine and live a healthy lifestyle. File photo by George Moya/Rappler

Senate summons documents on Binay aide's pay

Jul 08, 2015 - 12:59 AM

Trillanes wants to prove that the Binays still have control over Ebeng Baloloy even if the Vice President s personal secretary has been missing for months

Manila admits RH violation under former mayor Atienza

Jun 30, 2015 - 10:01 AM

Global legal advocacy organization Center for Reproductive Rights calls on the city of Manila to execute an express repeal of the two ordinances which the United Nations says gravely and systematically violated women s rights

PWU undergoing rehabilitation, foreclosures stopped for now

Jun 08, 2015 - 9:57 PM

The Benitez family is awaiting the court appointed receiver to give his due diligence recommendation which is expected in July at the earliest

Binay critic: Makati nursing school overpriced, 'rigged'

May 11, 2015 - 8:31 PM

Lawyer Renato Bondal tells senators the bidding and awarding of the contract for the University of Makati nursing building were completed in just 7 days

BIDDING. Lawyer Renato Bondal tells senators it was anomalous that the bidding for the University of Makati College of Nursing building was completed in just 7 days. File photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

Critic: Binay 'earned' from Makati nursing school

May 05, 2015 - 3:45 PM

Lawyer Renato Bondal claims a private doctor acts as Vice President Binay s dummy earning from the College of Nursing of University of Makati

BINAY CRITICS. Lawyer Renato Bondal (rightmost) and former Makati Vice Mayor Ernesto Mercado (2nd from left) return to the Senate with new allegations against Vice President Binay. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

HIV in 6 PH cities may reach 'uncontrollable' rates – DOH

Apr 10, 2015 - 10:59 AM

Among the 6 cities exceeding the national HIV prevalence rate of 3 5 among males who have sex with males MSM Caloocan City is the most problematic

New HIV cases in PH hit all-time high – DOH

Apr 09, 2015 - 3:14 PM

With 646 cases recorded in February 2015, the Philippines now has 21 new infections every day

STI wins auction of PWU foreclosed properties

Mar 19, 2015 - 6:57 PM

‘It is now very evident that STI is totally disregarding the welfare of PWU ’ says PWU media director Lydia Benitez Brown

Benitez matriarch files for PWU rehabilitation

Mar 16, 2015 - 5:02 PM

PWU chairperson Helena Benitez files the petition for rehabilitation seeking suspension of ‘all actions or proceedings in court or otherwise for the enforcement of claims against PWU and against third party mortgagers’

Benitez family raises settlement offer to save PWU

Mar 03, 2015 - 5:19 PM

The majority owner of Philippine Women’s University ups its settlement offer to P644 44M still below STI Holdings demand of P923M

STI urged to consider Benitez family’s offer to save PWU

Feb 23, 2015 - 7:28 PM

It s for the sake of the school and the students says the majority owner of the Philippine Women’s University

PLEASE CONSIDER. Philippine Women's University (PWU) majority owner, the Benitez family, is now urging STI to consider its settlement offer. PWU facade image from Wikipedia

STI to foreclose Benitez family’s Davao property

Feb 21, 2015 - 4:57 PM

This is the third planned foreclosure in an escalating conflict between STI and the Benitez family over the Philippine Women s University

Owners oppose STI’s move to foreclose PWU campuses

Feb 11, 2015 - 6:31 PM

The Benitez family questions STI Holdings’ move to seek the foreclosure of PWU s Manila campuses for their failure to pay a nearly P1 billion loan

Save the Philippine Women's University

Dec 26, 2014 - 7:00 AM

A battle for control over the Philippine Women s University has alumni appealing for calm fairness and loyalty to the school

HIV and teen pregnancy: A national youth crisis

Dec 02, 2014 - 2:37 PM

The absence of teen voices in public health issues affecting the youth has triggered alarming rates of teen pregnancy and HIV infection

Phone app use for gay sex linked to disease risk

Jun 13, 2014 - 9:38 AM

Researchers say geolocation apps have given rise to the possibility of instantly available and anonymous sex and with it a higher risk of infection

DASH of SAS: Let's talk about genital warts

Apr 22, 2014 - 9:12 PM

Globally there are more than 1 7 million cases of genital warts among males and females

World Aids Day: Coming out twice

Dec 04, 2013 - 6:03 PM

I am only brave enough to write this and be open about my status because of the courage of all those affected with HIV who came before me

More enrollees boost STI Holdings's 2012 profits by 171%

Jul 17, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Listed STI Holdings which owns a network of schools nationwide posted a 171 increase in its net income for the fiscal year ending March 2013

EDUCATION BUSINESS. Expansion and acquisition of new schools expected to boost STI total enrollment to  100,000 by 2015. Screenshot of homepage

The benefits of female condoms

Jun 01, 2013 - 6:52 PM

Just as there is a condom that can be worn by a man there is also a condom that can be worn by a woman

[Dash of SAS] The problem with virginity

Apr 24, 2013 - 10:30 AM

Let virginity be a personal decision rather a measure of someone’s character or lack of it

More enrollees hike STI's 9-mo profit by 164%

Mar 08, 2013 - 6:04 PM

Higher enrollment numbers and additional investments hike STI Education System Holdings s net income to P587 million

ALLOWING CHILDREN TO CHOOSE the books they read makes room for better, more effective learning. All photos courtesy of Nikka Santos

More ADB financing for rail than road projects

Nov 06, 2012 - 3:23 PM

The Asian Development Bank has begun to reduce financing for road projects in favor of urban transport related ones

STI-owned JTH Davies gets OK to change name

Sep 12, 2012 - 2:39 PM

The company secures the corporate regulator s approval to change its name to STI Education Systems Holdings Inc following a deal with Tanco led STI Group that paved the way for the latter s backdoor listing