transformation - updates

Rappler's latest stories on transformation


PLDT Enterprise launches digital transformation program to help businesses

Jun 11, 2020 - 5:02 PM

The program aims to improve service delivery, employee engagement, and operational efficiency of their customers’ businesses

Industry leaders ask the question: ‘How do you make a data-driven Philippines?’

Nov 27, 2019 - 2:19 PM

Over 150 industry leaders gathered for the country’s first-ever Data Leaders Summit

‘Bumblebee’ review: More than meets the eye

Jan 13, 2019 - 10:11 PM

'Bumblebee' is a convincing ray of hope that there can be good things from a franchise that has been abused for profit

LOOK: All the Miss Universe 2018 makeup transformations by Paolo Ballesteros

Dec 26, 2018 - 6:30 PM

Which transformation do you want to see next?

MISS UNIVERSE. Paolo Ballesteros channels Catriona Gray in his latest makeup transformation. Screenshot from

Young civil servants push for digital transformation in LGUs

Nov 19, 2018 - 5:29 PM

#HackSociety winner AI4GOV wants local governments to use artificial intelligence to improve delivery of services. They also want to empower LGUs to champion digital methods

AI4GOV. Lei Motilla at the #HackSociety pitching emphasizes that 'it's not about simply utilizing available digital tools, but understanding the importance of the 'digital change-management process'

The week in photos: August 18-24, 2018

Aug 25, 2018 - 7:30 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

INNOCENCE. Young Rohingya refugees enjoy ride in a traditional wooden ferris wheel during Eid Al-Adha festival celebrations at the Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhia district near Cox's Bazar on August 23, 2018. Photo by Dibyangshu Sarkar/AFP

WATCH: Discover Bumblebee's origins in 'Transformers' spin-off

Jun 06, 2018 - 11:23 AM

'Transformers' takes us back in time in 'Bumblebee'

WATCH: Solenn Heussaff 'transforms' into Paolo Ballesteros

Apr 26, 2018 - 4:41 PM

Solenn discovers it's not as easy transforming into Paolo as she thinks it is

PH Army recognized in London for strategy execution

Mar 17, 2018 - 11:18 AM

The award recognizes the Army Transformation Roadmap, a key strategy direction that has guided the Army in professionalizing the service

LOOK: Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters

Dec 05, 2017 - 7:55 PM

Paolo does his version of the South African beauty queen

PNP in war on drugs, DOTr Usec resigns, North Korean defector | Midday wRap

Nov 23, 2017 - 1:34 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Plus points on human rights, a miss on environment for Justin Trudeau

Nov 15, 2017 - 1:07 PM

(UPDATED) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is confronted by the issues of human rights, women empowerment, and his country's illegal shipment of trash to the Philippines at the 31st ASEAN Summit

MAN OF THE HOUR. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau holds a press conference at the International Media Center for the 31st ASEAN Summit on November 14. Photo by Angie De Silva/Rappler

WATCH: Justin Trudeau charms Filipina entrepreneurs with a buss on the cheek

Nov 14, 2017 - 8:00 AM

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is a true ladies' man

LIGHT MOMENT. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau plants a kiss on the cheek of Green Life Bags owner Zarah Jane Juan. ECHOStore owner Jeannie Javelosa laughs. Screenshot by Rappler

Trudeau calls PH’s women micro-entrep project ‘a model for the world’

Nov 13, 2017 - 8:21 PM

Canadian Prime Minster Justin Trudeau meets the Filipinas behind The GREAT Women Project, which has received an $8 million funding from his country

WOMEN's CHAMP. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at the forum by The GREAT Women Project on November 13. Screenshot by Rappler

PLDT to award up to 860,000 shares to key officers, employees

Sep 27, 2017 - 7:05 PM

The telco also aims to close 2017 with a higher recurring core income of P21.5 billion, from P20.16 billion in 2016

RIGHT TRACK. PLDT boss Manuel 'Manny' Pangilinan says the telco is on the right track but there are still many tasks ahead of PLDT. File photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

Ex-govt leaders rally support for Sereno in impeachment case

Sep 12, 2017 - 7:28 PM

The groups call Sereno s impeachment case an insidious attempt to immobilize and weaken the very institutions that our Constitution put in place to check on excesses in executive power

IMPEACHMENT CASE. Amid an impeachment complaint, Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno faces the media in her annual Meet the Press event held in Cebu City on August 24, 2017. Photo by Gelo Litonjua/Rappler

8 things to expect at DigiCon 2017

Aug 30, 2017 - 4:18 PM

The Internet Mobile and Marketing Association of the Philippines IMMAP will hold their 3 day Digital Congress DigiCon on October 11 to 13 at the Philippine International Convention Center PICC

Mark Wahlberg, aktor dengan bayaran tertinggi di dunia

Aug 23, 2017 - 11:19 AM

Pendapatan Mark Wahlberg di film Transformers: The Last Night dan Daddy s Home 2 membuatnya memuncaki daftar aktor dengan bayaran tertinggi

BAYARAN TERTINGGI. Aktor Mark Wahlberg menempati posisi pertama di daftar aktor dengan bayaran tertinggi tahun ini. Foto dari akun Instagram @markwahlberg

WATCH: Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Lily Collins

Aug 17, 2017 - 9:15 AM

See how Paolo transforms himself into the actress model

LOOK: Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Emma Watson

Aug 14, 2017 - 8:55 PM

See how Paolo transforms into the Beauty and the Beast star

'Transformers: The Last Knight' review: Flashy garbage

Jun 25, 2017 - 3:26 PM

Movie critic Oggs Cruz gives his take on the 5th installment of the film

LOOK: Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Wonder Woman

May 27, 2017 - 7:30 PM

UPDATED See how Paolo turned himself into the iconic superhero plus Gal Gadot s reaction

SAKSIKAN: Trailer terbaru 'Transformers: The Last Knight’

May 08, 2017 - 5:15 PM

“Mengapa mereka selalu datang ke sini ke bumi?”

Mark Wahlberg sebagai Cade Yeager dalam sebuah adegan dari film 'Transformers: The Last Knight'. Foto dari screenshot akun YouTube We Got This Covered.

WATCH: New 'Transformers: The Last Knight' trailer released

May 08, 2017 - 3:58 PM

But you want to know don’t you dude? Why they keep coming here to Earth?

Raymond vs Raymond: No more excuses

Apr 28, 2017 - 8:04 PM

I just hated the way I looked I felt I could do so much more he says Watch his story here

Berita selebriti hari ini: Selasa, 7 Februari 2017

Feb 07, 2017 - 9:02 AM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

WATCH: Optimus Prime returns in 'Transformers: The Last Knight' trailer

Feb 06, 2017 - 9:57 AM

Optimus Prime faces off with Bumblebee in the latest trailer for The Last Knight

WATCH: First-ever trailer of 'Transformers: The Last Knight'

Dec 06, 2016 - 5:40 PM

Mark Wahlberg reprises his role as Cade in the 5th installment of the Transformers franchise

'THE LAST KNIGHT.' Mark Wahlberg reprises his role as Cade in 'Transformers: The Last Knight.' Screengrab from YouTube/ColumbiaPicturesPhils

WATCH: See how Korean beauty blogger transforms into Kylie Jenner

Sep 06, 2016 - 1:07 PM

Pony is back with her amazing skills this time transforming herself into Kylie Jenner

KYLIE JENNER. Korean beauty blogger Pony transforms herself into the famous Kardashian-Jenner. The photo on the left, from a previous video, shows Pony before makeup. Screengrabs from YouTube/Pony Makeup

WATCH: Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Kate Middleton

Aug 20, 2016 - 11:54 AM

Paolo Ballesteros shows us what he goes through for his amazing makeup transformations

TRANSFORMATION. Paolo Ballesteros documents his transformation into Kate Middleton. Screengrab from Instagram/pochoy_29

IN PHOTOS: Paolo Ballesteros' stunning 'Game of Thrones' transformations

Jul 23, 2016 - 2:11 PM

Paolo Ballesteros is spot on as Cersei Lannister Arya Stark and more characters from Game of Thrones

SANSA STARK. Paolo Ballesteros is back at it again with his makeup transformations, this time turning himself into the characters on 'Game of Thrones.' Screengrab from Instagram/pochoy_29

#ThinkPH: Country has to solve ‘real world' problems first

Jul 21, 2016 - 8:17 PM

Not every place is Silicon Valley and innovating in developing nations such as the Philippines can be messy say experts at Rappler s ThinkPH event

Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Power of music: Ending drug dependence in Tacloban City

Jul 17, 2016 - 8:30 AM

Listening to a happy song can lift people’s spirit says Tacloban City Mayor Cristina Gonzalez Romualdez

Photo by by Jazmin Bonifacio/Rappler

Is Rio's Olympic 'transformation' for real?

Jul 12, 2016 - 2:03 PM

The shiny new Rio de Janeiro brought on by its Olympic hosting remains a world away for others

'Transformers 5' to film in Cuba

May 20, 2016 - 10:22 AM

Transformers: The Last Knight follows in filming in Havana Cuba just after Fast 8

Screengrab from Facebook/Transformers

TechIsland 3.0: Empowering businesses in the digital age

Apr 24, 2016 - 11:50 AM

On its 3rd year TechIsland aims to help MSMEs around the Philippines overcome challenges embrace change and conquer opportunities

Jewels still sparkle as Saudi faces economic challenge

Apr 19, 2016 - 11:00 PM

Jewelry firms say they still have a solid customer base among Saudi Arabians despite the woes stemming from the troubled oil industry

A Saudi couple looks at jewellery during the Riyadh international Jewellery exhibition on April 18, 2016 in the Saudi capital Riyadh. / AFP PHOTO / FAYEZ NURELDINE

Saudi flag carrier to launch low-cost offshoot

Apr 18, 2016 - 10:45 PM

Saudi Arabian Airlines announces the establishment of the low cost Flyadeal which will begin operating by mid 2017

epa05265523 A photograph made available on 18 April 2016 shows Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) Director-general Saleh Al-Jasser speaking during a press conference to announce the establishment of a new low cost airline, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 17 April 2016. Reports state Al-Jasser announced the launching of a new airliner to be called 'Flyadeel' to provide low cost economic air transport. The new company is expected to start operations by mid-2017. EPA/KAMAL MUSTAFA

Ateneo de Manila calls off student council elections

Apr 13, 2016 - 4:41 PM

UPDATED While there will be no General Elections for 2016 a plebiscite will be held on the new Constitution; and if ratified Special Elections shall then take place

It takes a village to end poverty and empower leaders

Mar 21, 2016 - 4:46 PM

Can poverty be eradicated in our lifetimes? Oxfam believes it s possible by empowering communities to be advocates of change

JUST WORLD. Oxfam’s presence in the Philippines spans nearly three decades. Image courtesy of Oxfam.

Poe, Roxas shortlisted by huge Christian movement

Mar 16, 2016 - 6:59 PM

Vice presidential bet Leni Robredo also makes it to the short list of the Philippines biggest Catholic Evangelical and Protestant groups

TOP PICKS. Senator Grace Poe and former interior secretary Manuel Roxas II have been shortlisted by the Pilipino Movement for Transformational Leadership, a group composed of the biggest names in the Catholic, Evangelical, and Protestant churches. Photo of Poe by Arnold Almacen; photo of Roxas by Marchel Espina/Rappler

#PugadBaboy: Mad Mountain Nectar 16

Dec 25, 2015 - 5:00 AM

SHORT FILM: Papa Jesus

Dec 05, 2015 - 9:00 PM

A robber meets a boy who changes his life

Rich nations vow billions for climate initiatives

Nov 30, 2015 - 10:00 PM

With the Paris climate summit opening rich countries seek ways to help poor nations go green

epa05047609 People rally to promote climate protection in Rome, Italy, 29 November 2015. The 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) is held in Paris from 30 November to 11 December. The aim is to reach an international agreement to limit greenhouse gas emissions and curtail climate change. EPA/MASSIMO PERCOSSI

We need election debates, not boodle fights

Sep 20, 2015 - 1:19 PM

In lieu of political reforms perhaps the only hope remains in the academe Church and media to try to bring discernment back into our choice of leaders

Catholic, Evangelical groups to back 2016 bets

Sep 15, 2015 - 9:00 PM

‘This is the first time in history that you have Catholics the Protestants the Evangelicals coming together on a united front ’ one of the members says

FAITH AND POLITICS. Religion remains a powerful force in the Philippines, where 8 out of 10 people belong to the Catholic Church. A group that was launched on September 15, 2015, hopes the Christian faith can influence Filipinos during elections. File photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

See Paolo Ballesteros' Caitlyn Jenner makeup transformation

Jun 09, 2015 - 10:48 AM

Plus see Paolo s take on Kim Kris Kendall Kylie and Khloe makeup transformatons

Watch a Jakarta play, help transform children's lives

May 22, 2015 - 5:38 PM

The Jakarta Players is staging Circle Mirror Transformation to benefit the Taman Bacaan Pelangi foundation

Elements of a good Paris Agreement on climate change

May 17, 2015 - 1:00 PM

Here are the key themes and objectives of the Agreement on Climate Transformation 2015 and the work it has produced

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Paolo Ballesteros transforms into Jinkee Pacquiao

May 02, 2015 - 5:22 PM

Was it a knockout transformation? Find out

Photos from Instagram/@pochoy_29/@jinkeepacquiao