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15 Gold-Rich Provinces in the Philippines

15 Gold-Rich Provinces in the Philippines

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The Philippines according to Forbes is second on the lists of countries with the biggest untapped gold deposits behind Indonesia due to its geographical features. But because mining in the Philippines contributes only less than 1% of local economy while destroying thousands of hectares of land across the country, the government passed a stricter bill on mining. For students and researchers alike, the following list of provinces where gold can be found can help you answer your assignment. The list is the result of continued USGS survey and many of these places have operating gold mines. The top 15 gold-rich provinces in the Philippines in alphabetical order. #1. Abra – Patok gold operations #2. Bataan - Pantingan gold prospect #3. Batangas – gold veins in Lobo town #
Top 10 Best Ever The Voice Kids Philippines Blind Auditions

Top 10 Best Ever The Voice Kids Philippines Blind Auditions

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There must have been a good reason why The Voice Kids Philippines was discontinued after the 2016 and 3rd season, but the first two seasons were full of talents compared to the 3rd and last one. Some kids have great performances during the auditions only to fade as the contest progresses. On the other hand, there were also contestants who struggled during the auditions but came to place on top 4. The following is our personal pick regardless of the result of the contest. We only pick the best performances during the auditions and our selection here has nothing to do with the outcome of the contest. The following is the top 10 best blind auditions in The Voice Kids Philippines from 2014 to 2016 seasons. #1. Esang de Torres (Home) This blind audition of Esang de Torres validated w...
Lists of the Biggest Mining Companies in the Philippines

Lists of the Biggest Mining Companies in the Philippines

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Since President Rodrigo Duterte took office in June 2016, the Philippine mining industry has been a hot topic and the country is having a hard-time maintaining high number of mining companies due to its stricter environmental policy. The following is the list of the biggest mining companies in the Philippines operating as of January 2018. Apex Mining Co. Incorporated Apex Mining Co., Inc. (AMCI) is a proudly Philippine-owned company, run by Filipinos, with origins in the Maco Gold Mine in Compostela Valley, Province of Mindanao in the Southern Philippines. Maco Gold Mine was formerly known as Masara, situated in the municipalities of Maco and Mabini. Asiaticus Management Corp Asiaticus Management Corp. provides management, investment, and technical advice for mining entities and...
Where to Buy: Lists of Flower Shops in the Philippines that Delivers

Where to Buy: Lists of Flower Shops in the Philippines that Delivers

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Whether there is an occasion or not, giving flowers is the best way to show your affection to someone. The Philippines is one of many countries where flowers are abundant and giving someone a bouquet of roses is not really a big problem. If you are looking to buy online and wanted it to deliver to your loved ones, contact the below flower shops for delivery. Lists of flower shops in Metro Manila that offers delivery #1. Island Rose - Phone: (+632) 759-1599 #2. Flower Express – Phone (+632) 759-1599 #3. FlowerDelivery.Ph - (+632) 736-0134, Mobile: (+63) 932-8764288, (+63) 916-6704288, Viber: (+63) 916-6704288 #4. Raphael’s Gifts - (+632) 897-2732 / (+632) 899-6234, Mobile: 0917-516-6160 / 0917-502-0412 (Viber) #5. La Rosa Flower Shop - Mobile: (+63) 0906-2691504 / 0999-7
Top 10 Crops and Agricultural Products in the Philippines

Top 10 Crops and Agricultural Products in the Philippines

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The Philippines is both agricultural and industrial country and rice is the most important  Filipino staple food. Every year, the Department of Agriculture (DFA) and the National Food Authority (NFA) are closely monitoring the rice production and supply in the country in order to meed the volume of demand needed by the Filipino people. Despite the country’s high palay production, the government is still importing rice from other Asian countries like Vietnam and Thailand, in order to maintain the needed yearly rice quantity. Aside from palay, the following is the top ten crops and agricultural products in the Philippines is known for. 1. Sugarcane With an average of 23 million metric tons of sugarcane production every year, the Philippines ninth biggest sugar producer in the
Top 10 Most Memorable Scenes of Bagets Movie: A Tribute to Direk Maryo J Delos Reyes

Top 10 Most Memorable Scenes of Bagets Movie: A Tribute to Direk Maryo J Delos Reyes

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The passing away of Direk Maryo J. Delos Reyes last January 27 due to heart attack shocked the Philippine movie industry. At the age of 65, he had directed 15 movies and 19 TV dramas, mostly at GMA-7. In fact, he was supposed to direct "Hindi Ko Kayang Iwan Ka," an upcoming drama series at the Kapuso network this coming February. But why is the original Bagets movie worth remembering? Well, first of all, it features the then-rising young stars, Herbert Bautista, Raymond Lauchengco, J.C. Bonnin, and my forever crush, Aga Mulach. William Martinez was then a star than when he did the movie. Anyway, for the information of millennials, “Bagets” means new (bago), or young adults. However, Bagets 1 was not just to make “kilig” to teenage girls like me or to teach “porma” to teenage boys. Ea
Top 10 Most Dangerous and Deadliest Roads and Highways in the Philippines

Top 10 Most Dangerous and Deadliest Roads and Highways in the Philippines

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According to the Philippine National Police (PNP) record, an average of f34 people are dying every day on road mishaps, with more than 50% involves motorcycles. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) revealed the figure at the launch of Save Lives #SlowDown road safety campaign during the Global Road Safety Week last week. The event, spearheaded by Safe Kids Worldwide Philippines (SKWP), was hosted by SM Prime Holdings Inc. at the Mall of Asia. The PSA study also showed that road accidents are the main cause of deaths among Filipino youths aged 15 to 19. Although the country’s highways are mostly safe to travel by educated professional drivers, the main cause of the accident is speeding, with only small percentage attributed to road conditions. The following is the list of m
Top 10 Best Vilma Santos-Christopher De Leon Movies of All Time

Top 10 Best Vilma Santos-Christopher De Leon Movies of All Time

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Without a doubt, Vilma Santos is one of the bankable and best actresses in the Philippines. Dubbed as the Star for all Seasons, she is longest reigning box office queen of Philippine cinema. But of course, her movie career will not be that successful without her leading men, especially the Drama King, Christopher de Leon. The Vilma-Boyet tandem movies started back in the mid-1970s, and as of 2004, they have made 23 movies together! As an avid fan of local movies since the early 80s, I watched almost all of them in theaters. And although I think all of them are great, below is my list of the top 10 best Vilma Santos-Christopher de Leon movies of all time, along with some movie video clips. #10 Paano ba ang Mangarap? (1983) Produced by Viva Films, directed by Eddie Garcia and movie ...
14 Places in the Philippines Where Parts of Yamashita Treasure Could Probably Be Found

14 Places in the Philippines Where Parts of Yamashita Treasure Could Probably Be Found

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The controversial story about the hidden treasures of Japanese General Tomoyuki Yamashita has been disturbing tens of thousands of Filipino treasure hunters for decades and so far, there is solid evidence that can support the more than half-century old story. Millions of pesos have been spent and thousands of businesses went bankrupt yet people still believe that one day, their life could turn into better if they find the famed treasure. This writer used to join a group of a treasure hunter who operated in Silay City, Negros Occidental for more than two years, dug more than a dozen of deep holes, yet found nothing but rusted pipes and other old steel materials. Dreamers may continue dreaming and in case they are finding it difficult where to find the Yamashita treasure in the Phil...
Top 10 Hog and Pork Producing Provinces in the Philippines

Top 10 Hog and Pork Producing Provinces in the Philippines

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While Filipinos love to eat pork, the Philippines is sitting on number eight on the lists of top pork-producing countries as of 2017 with more than 1.5 million metric tons of production. Although big commercial farms dominate hog production in the country, thousands of people grow hogs in their backyard as an additional income. The following is the list of top 10 hog-producing provinces in the country, and some hog and pork dealers by province. 1. Bulacan Bulacan is number one in producing quality pork. Biggest hog farms and piggeries in the country are found in Bulacan, and hog production is one of the province’s top-earning industry. Some hog and meat suppliers and dealers in Bulacan includes 3 Angels Farm (San Miguel), Abel’s Ark farm (San Ildefonso), Alpha farms Corp (Ba