Television

Lea Salonga "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-and-untagged/lea-salonga/844008-1-eng-GB/Lea-Salonga_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1012 Lea Salonga

Award-wining Philippine singer and actress Lea Salonga owes her fame to Kim, a bar girl in the musical Miss Saigon. It became the starting point of a global singing career. 

H & J "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/hotspots/pictures-jupiter-burgos-kalayaan/h-j/460410-1-eng-GB/H-J_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1086 H & J

The sportsbar Heckle and Jeckle has always been a favorite expat hangout in the Jupiter and Burgos area in Makati City. 

Howzat Makati "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-and-untagged/howzat-makati/1278717-3-eng-GB/Howzat-Makati_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1015 Howzat Makati

Howzat is a sports bar that clearly caters to an international crowd. Located in the Jupiter-Burgos-Kalayaan HotSpot, it shows international sport events, has a good selection of imported beers, an international menu, and a deli with rare goods from Europe. 

Sky Cable "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-untagged/sky-cable/31433-1-eng-GB/Sky-Cable_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1124 Sky Cable

SkyCable offers television subscriptions. These can also be bundled with Internet services.

Global Destiny "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-untagged/global-destiny/31439-1-eng-GB/Global-Destiny_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1124 Global Destiny

Global Destiny offers a subscription for 550 Pesos a month which includes more than 91 channels. Setup and cable is free. It was bought by SkyCable Corporation.

Over the Counter "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-and-untagged/over-the-counter/1552515-1-eng-GB/Over-the-Counter_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1015 Over the Counter

Over-the-counter (OTC) payment collection services are often located in shopping malls, grocery stores, and sometimes the nearest street corner. You can settle most of your monthly bills and many other payments by dropping by these shops. 

Brotzeit Shangri-La "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-and-untagged/brotzeit-shangri-la/718305-1-eng-GB/Brotzeit-Shangri-La_zoom_image.jpg" 1411 716 Brotzeit Shangri-La

Brotzeit German Bier Bar & Restaurant serves authentic Bavarian cuisine, meaning heaps of sausages, mashed potatoes, sauerkraut and other savory delicacies. Dine like the Teutons and combine a heavy meal with several half-liters of freshly tapped wheat beer. The resto has three branches in Metro Manila, namely in the business and shopping districts of Ortigas, Makati and, since recently, BGC.

Philippine Star Newspaper "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-untagged/philippine-star-newspaper/37216-1-eng-GB/Philippine-Star-Newspaper_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1124 Philippine Star Newspaper

Whether you are needing the latest updates to run your business, are interested in politics or just want to know what is going on in the Megacity, news and information are vital to the life of a Megacitizen. Manila, well-known in Southeast Asia to have a comparatively high degree of free media and investigative journalism (though almost all media outlets are owned by powerful corporations and families), offers a variety of sources to acquire the information you are looking for.

Pacquiao Mayweather Battle for Greatness "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/mashup-and-event-pictures/pacquiao-mayweather-battle-for-greatness/2151972-1-eng-GB/Pacquiao-Mayweather-Battle-for-Greatness_zoom_image.jpg" 780 386 Pacquiao Mayweather Battle for Greatness

Update: Mayweather defeated Pacquiao after 12 rounds on points, securing the Welterweight titles of WBO, WBC, and WBA.

apl de ap "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-untagged/apl-de-ap/51269-1-eng-GB/apl-de-ap_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1124 apl de ap

As a member of the Black Eyed Peas, Allan Pineda, alias apl.de.ap, is one of the most successful Philippine musicians worldwide. Born in Angeles City, Pampanga, he was adopted by an American family at age 14. Although he is a US citizen, hip hop star and millionaire now, he never forgot about his roots, which makes him an idol for many young Filipinos.

pacquiao algieri "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/mashup-and-event-pictures/pacquiao-algieri/1671722-1-eng-GB/pacquiao-algieri_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1015 pacquiao algieri

Manny Pacquiao successfully defended his WBO welterweight title against Chris Algieri at the Cotai Arena in the Venetian in Macau on November 23.

Tiara "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-and-untagged/tiara/723856-2-eng-GB/Tiara_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1015 Tiara

The annual Miss Earth contest is one of the three big international beauty pageants, along with Miss World and Miss Universe. Usually held in Manila, the event does not only celebrate beauty but wants to raise environmental awareness as well. Miss Earth 2013 will be crowned on December 7.

DSC01661 "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-and-untagged/dsc01661/1408414-1-eng-GB/DSC01661_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1015 DSC01661

Dance shows top-billed by famous actresses or personalities are one of the newest trends in Philippine TV. Our videos show the taping of 'Marian', a tv show aired by GMA Network.

hozwart "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-and-untagged/hozwart/1278738-1-eng-GB/hozwart_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1015 hozwart

Football is a sport best enjoyed in a cheering crowd, especially when it comes to the final matches! Here is our updated list of sports bars and other establishments in Metro Manila that show the games even in the middle of the night.

Pacquiao Bradley 2 "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/basic-and-daily-needs/leisure-education-and-communities/pacquiao-bradley-2/1043679-1-eng-GB/Pacquiao-Bradley-2_zoom_image.png" 768 366 Pacquiao Bradley 2

Update: Pacquiao reclaims WBO Welterweight title

Radio Station "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-untagged/radio-station/31566-1-eng-GB/Radio-Station_zoom_image.jpg" 854 480 Radio Station

There are several radio stations and TV shows which feature current news. A large number of them (especially in the radio sector) only air their news in Tagalog or local languages. However, there is a selection of television shows and radio stations that keep a Megacitizen updated in English.

NFL "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/local-life/life-laws-and-events-in-manila/nfl/857034-1-eng-GB/NFL_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1015 NFL

You will have to get up early if you plan on catching the upcoming Super Bowl. Screening starts around 7.30 am this Monday morning. Fortunately it will be shown on free television (Sports5) for the first time in the Philippines. Even better: some sports bars will be open as well, so you can enjoy the American Football championship game with a cheering crowd.

Mobile Phones "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-untagged/mobile-phones2/36625-1-eng-GB/Mobile-Phones_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1124 Mobile Phones

Electronic communication is a very important aspect of every-day life, even more so in a Megacity where friends and colleagues might live in different cities. Here is everything you need to know about communication in the Megacity, from landlines and cell phones to tablets and online shopping.

Old Television with Radio "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/unnamed-untagged/old-television-with-radio/37192-1-eng-GB/Old-Television-with-Radio_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1124 Old Television with Radio

Actually, there is not much competition in the television service provider sector. SkyCable and Global Destiny both belong to the same umbrella company. They offer you different plans for television and serve you with more than 85 different channels - all you need!

Election 2013 German Club Manila "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/basic-and-daily-needs/election-2013-german-club-manila/566670-1-eng-GB/Election-2013-German-Club-Manila_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1170 Election 2013 German Club Manila

Last Sunday, German expats and other Megacitizens from all over Metro Manila met in Legaspi Village to watch the country's general election, the Bundestagswahl, on TV. The German Club Manila had invited members as well as non-members to the 'Election Night'.

National Sports Grill "/var/ezdemo_site/storage/images/media/manila/images-manila/hotspots/pictures-legazpi-village/national-sports-grill/31618-1-eng-GB/National-Sports-Grill_zoom_image.jpg" 2000 1109 National Sports Grill

National Sports Grill combined the live broadcast of major sport events with a wide range of promos for food and drinks – a perfect place for sports fans and younger people.

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