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Alibaba eyes PH

Impressed with the Filipino workers’ dedication and service, Alibaba founder Jack Ma is interested in investing in the Philippines. President Aquino bared yesterday he planned Alibaba venture in the country, saying the Chinese tycoon seeks to add “LQ” or love quotient he has seen in Filipinos in his e-commerce operations.  Read More »

Are you living in anger?

Relational conflicts. Blocked friends on Facebook. Short-lived friendships. Conflicts within the family. Just want to be left alone. Do you know of someone like this? It is not easy to work, to focus, and even to enjoy life if we feel bitter toward other people. It feels like our world is getting smaller and smaller just because we want to avoid certain people.  Read More »

Rallies mar opening of APEC meet

The opening of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit was marred by series of protest rallies from more than a thousand protesters coming from religious and militant groups and groups of Indigenous People (IPs) which converged in different locations in Manila. The rallies were generally peaceful and nobody was arrested.  Read More »

Decoding the modern male

Dear Manay Gina, I’m in college, and there’s this guy who, I think, might be into me. I’m not sure though because I don’t have enough experience to know how young boys express their interest on girls. This guy talks to me all the time. And when we worked on a project together, he’s always teasing me about stuffs. Are these “flirting” signs? We’ve known each other for... 

The gift of time

Dear Manay Gina, I am involved with a cute guy for over a year already. He’s kind and fun to be with but there is one thing about him I cannot stand: He is always late. Not 10 or 20 minutes, but half an hour to two hours. Sometimes he is punctual, but the late episodes destroy me. I feel like it says a lot about the way he views our relationship. I also feel that this is a respect issue... 

Tagle says love for poor not seasonal

Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle has lamented how many show love for the poor only when its election. “The election is near. Many people are again showing ‘love for the poor’. I hope that this is real love,” he said in a CBCP News post. In the Church, Tagle said caring for and serving the poor is not seasonal.  Read More »

Application of the parable of the dishonest steward

Gospel Reading: Lk 16:9-15 Jesus said to his disciples: “I tell you, make friends for yourselves with dishonest wealth, so that when it fails, you will be welcomed into eternal dwellings. The person who is trustworthy in very small matters is also trustworthy in great ones; and the person who is dishonest in very small matters is also dishonest in great ones. If, therefore, you are not... 

What’s wrong with me?

Dear Manay Gina, I have been happily married for 31 years. Last year I went to my high-school reunion and ran into an old flame. We started talking and, to make a long story short, began an affair. He’s married too. I really love him, and I always have, but situations and youth kept us from being together. Now our marital status keeps us apart. If my husband found out about this, he... 

The parables of the mustard seed and of the yeast

Gospel Reading:Lk 10:38-42 Jesus entered a village where a woman whose name was Martha welcomed him. She had a sister named Mary who sat beside the Lord at his feet listening to him speak. Martha, burdened with much serving, came to him and said, “Lord, do you not care that my sister has left me by myself to do the serving? Tell her to help me.” The Lord said to her in reply, “Martha,... 

When love is gone

Dear Manay Gina, Incoming search terms:Love is gone (1) Read More »