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Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray to highlight ‘Sikatugyaw Festival’ event in Palawan

By virtue of Presidential Proclamation 683 issued in 1991 by late president Corazon Aquino, the month of February has been dedicated as National Arts Month every year to celebrate arts and culture in the country.

Palawan to host Nat’l Arts Month for Luzon 2020

This year’s celebration will be dubbed “SIKATUGYAW FESTIVAL”—an acronym for the words Sining, Kanta, Tugtog, and Sayaw

SM Cinema Puerto Princesa Movie Guide for MMFF 2019

This year, eight films of different genres made it to the annual Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF), which will run from December 25, 2019,...

Palawan artists hold youth creativity exhibit and workshops at SM City

Palawan artists recently held an art exhibit for four of its members at the SM City Puerto Princesa to foster art appreciation and present...

Culion re-opens historical museum on leprosy control

CULION, Palawan - The re-launching of the Culion Museum and Archives, a one-of-a-kind historical display of this island's medical quest to find a cure...

5 Things to Expect from the MMFF Entry, ‘Culion’ the Movie

It remains one of the most anticipated movies of this quarter, and netizens have been following updates, eager to know more. But let’s dig through what we have so far. What really is it about the film that excites people? Here’s a quick rundown of all the film’s juicy bits.

Fe Tria Fernandez, Cuyunon culture advocate

Board Member Eduardo Modesto Rodriguez said Tuesday that Fernandez is a well-known Cuyuno folksong writer or a music wizard who passed away morning of November 12.

Hundreds join ‘Padyak Para sa Kalikasan’ in line with 22nd Cine Europa

The bikers traversed a distance of some 28.9 kilometers which was held in partnership with the Palawan Tourism Council (PTC), the European Union (EU), and the shopping mall chain.

CULION: A film to remove the stigma associated with the island town

Gillie Sing of iOptions Ventures Corp. said more than fulfilling a long-time dream to narrate how past events and human affairs contributed to what the town is today, Culion is the realization of their eagerness to do away with the mark of disgrace that the beautiful town is known for when it became a leprosarium during the American occupation. 

Wilcon Depot supports the HUGIS ATBP. exhibit by PSID

The exhibit serves as the culminating event of the PSID Advanced class. There are 8 booths available for public viewing from 10 AM to 8 PM daily until October 31, 2019, at the 5F Greenfield Tower, Greenfield District in Mandaluyong City. The exhibition allows visitors to find inspiration from geometric shapes focusing on materials that are eco-friendly, sustainable, natural, and indigenous. It is divided into 3 galleries namely: The Parisukat at Parihaba Gallery, The Bilog Gallery, and The Tatsulok Gallery.

Pacquiao to shoot war feature film ‘Freedom Fighters’ in Palawan

Francis Lara Ho, chief executive officer of Inspire Studios that will produce the World War II movie with a major Hollywood film company, confirmed this to Palawan News but said no shooting dates have been identified yet since they are still coordinating with the city government and other concerned local offices.

Culion cast blown away by town’s beauty

Joem Bascon, who played the character of Kanor in the movie, told Palawan News the island has rich flora and fauna that will impress visitors. However, he also expressed that this beauty might be lost if mishandled.