By Linda B. Bolido
A journalist laughs as she recalls what several of the soldiers imprisoned for their alleged involvement in the assassination of former Senator Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino had at the top of their wish list—when or if they were released: A meal at The Aristocrat restaurant.
By Tessa R. Salazar
What do five of the 10 leading causes of illness and death in the Philippines have in common? Coronary heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes and atherosclerosis are all associated with our diets.
Depending solely on the rains to either yield a good rice crop or leave their fields dry and barren, farmers in this village in northeastern Thailand, the country’s poorest region, led a precarious and back-breaking existence. Then they discovered bugs.
Burger King is in talks to buy Tim Hortons and form a new publicly listed company based in Canada.
By Amy R. Remo
Teddy’s Bigger Burgers, a hamburger chain based in Hawaii, is set to open nine branches in the Philippines, which may serve as the company’s base for further expansion in Southeast Asia.