GMA Public Affairs: Changing Lives, One Story at a Time

This Sunday, GMA News pillar Jessica Soho will look back at the most powerful stories told by GMA Public Affairs and how these stories changed the lives of the people involved.

On Sunday, June 25, three decades after it pioneered documentary, news magazine, and public service programs in the Philippines, GMA Public Affairs looks back on some of its most unforgettable reports to discover the positive transformations these helped bring about in “Sa Serbisyong Totoo, Nabago Ang Buhay Ko.”

Hosted by GMA News pillar Jessica Soho, “Sa Serbisyong Totoo, Nabago Ang Buhay Ko” features some of the most powerful stories told by shows produced by GMA Public Affairs and how these stories changed the lives of the people involved.

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Top dancers from across Asia to perform exciting collaborative street dance show in Manila

DANCE DANCE Asia will be held 8:00 p.m. on Friday, April 28, 2017, and 3.p.m on Saturday, April 29, at the De La Salle University’s Teresa Yuchengco Auditorium.

The Japan Foundation Asia Center and PARCO Co., Ltd. in collaboration with the De La Salle University Culture and Arts Office are pleased to present DANCE DANCE ASIA — Crossing the Movements in Manila, featuring a collaborative performance on street dance, hip-hop, jazz, and contemporary dance created by emerging directors and dancers from across Asia.

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Manny V. Pangilinan on success: ‘No magic, no mystery’

“Success is about passion — passion to succeed, passion for excellence, passion to compete.”

There is no secret to success. No magic formula. It’s mostly good old fashioned hard work, said business leader Manuel V. Pangilinan during the 41st Commencement Exercises of the Manila Tytana Colleges held recently at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC).

Speaking in front of some 300 graduates, Pangilinan said that “Success springs from old-fashioned values — values as fundamental as being honest and truthful — with yourself and with others. And so is being diligent, hard-working, and disciplined.”

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sky100, Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong launch Café 100

Guests may now enjoy a cultural fusion of foods and flavors while enjoying 360-degree views of Hong Kong skyline.

sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck (sky100) and The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong have jointly launched “Café 100 by The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong” (Café 100), the world’s first observation deck food and beverage outlet operated by the The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong.

The menu, created exclusively for Café 100, features a boutique culinary experience with made-to-order delicacies, as well as the finest seasonal dishes.

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PLDT rolls out ‘Fibr City’ program

Toledo City, Cebu to be the first fiber-powered city

Leading telecoms and digital services provider PLDT has stepped up its roll-out of fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) facilities in strategic urban centers nationwide with Toledo City in Cebu province becoming its first ever “Fibr City” project, where families and enterprises can enjoy world-class internet connectivity.

Through a partnership with the Toledo City government, the FTTH roll-out will serve the data connectivity needs of this fast-growing city with its mining industry and burgeoning tourism sector. PLDT is opening a Sales and Service Center on D. Macapagal Highway to serve its growing customer base in the city.

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