NBA Stores in Philippines to Close Down by End of August

It seems like not long ago when the magic of authentic NBA merchandise was brought to our favorite malls at our nearest convenience via NBA Stores.

But now, according to NBA Philippines itself, it’s time to start saying goodbye to every single one of them. Continue reading NBA Stores in Philippines to Close Down by End of August

Filipino Chess Prodigies Earn International Master Norms

Two young players relived the glory days of Philippine chess when it was winning all regional titles.

Thanks to two woodpushers from Dasmariñas, Cavite, the Philippines won the open and girls divisions of the Eastern Asia Juniors Chess Championship on Wednesday, August 8, in South Korea. Continue reading Filipino Chess Prodigies Earn International Master Norms

AsianFilmFestivals Launches a Website Dedicated to Filipino Short Films

AFF launches the “Filipino Short Film Database” (FSFD) a website dedicated exclusively to short films.

We continue to support Filipino productions in every way we can. This time we decided to create the first public, free, non-commercial website about short films. The FSFD will host information about films, directors and Film Festivals with the objective of promoting young directors not only in the Philippines but also around the world. FSFD will also let users watch short films for FREE only when directors allow it.

So far we indexed over 1,000 titles from 642 filmmakers and 21 Film Festivals. We are also making individual profiles for each short film when we can including more information about the productions. Read More via AsianFilmFestivals.com.

Popular Philippines Fast-Food Chain Jollibee Plans To Open New Stores In Malaysia

Malaysians may finally get to enjoy food from the Philippines’ top fast food chain, Jollibee, at home as the company has announced its plans to open stores here. Continue reading Popular Philippines Fast-Food Chain Jollibee Plans To Open New Stores In Malaysia