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MNL48 First Generation members elect Team Captains, Overall Captain

Following last week's announcements at the Sousenkyo Senbatsu (General Election), MNL48, the newest sister group of AKB48, has more revelations up its sleeves on Saturday as its First Generation members elected their first-ever team captains and overall captain.

MNL48 hails official First Generation members

After more than two years of waiting since its announcement, the official First Generation members of the newest sister group of AKB48, MNL48, has been finally named at this year's Sousenkyo Senbatsu (General Election) held at Studio 4 and Center Road in ABS-CBN yesterday.

ABS-CBN’s HERO revamps as a “digital portal”

A week after the Filipino language anime channel HEROtv closed its doors, their social media accounts has officially announced that the anime channel will now be revamped into a "digital portal", which will now be known simply as HERO.

HATSUNE MIKU EXPO 2016 Japan Tour to be screened at Cosplay...

Local events organizer Cosplay.ph has announced on Wednesday that they will have a special screening of HATSUNE MIKU EXPO 2016 Japan Tour on Cosplay Mania '17.

Japanese artist Namie Amuro announces retirement from industry next year

Japanese artist Namie Amuro has announced on Wednesday that she plans to retire in the entertainment industry next year, which will mark her 26th year in the industry.

HalloHallo Entertainment announces partnership with ABS-CBN for MNL48 idol group

HalloHallo Entertainment has announced on Thursday that they will be partnering with broadcasting giant ABS-CBN Corporation for the formation of MNL48.

Cosplay Mania ’17 to feature voice actors Wataru Hatano, Kotaro Nishiyama

Local events organizer Cosplay.ph has announced on Friday that voice actors Wataru Hatano and Kotaro Nishiyama are set to grace this year's Cosplay Mania event as special guests.

Hallohallo to Build ‘Entertainment Complex’ at Glorietta

A new Japanese-themed commercial center will impose on the towering Makati skyline as Hallohallo Inc. has joined forces with Mitsubishi and Ayala Corporation, via land developing firm Ayala Land, Inc. to build the structure on the top of the Glorietta complex.

EIGASAI Festival to celebrate 20th anniversary with 20 films

In celebration of EIGASAI Japanese Film Festival’s 20th anniversary, The Japan Foundation, Manila is set to screen 20 Japanese films starting July 1 to August 29 in different parts of the country, including two critically-acclaimed anime films.

ABS-CBN’s TAG movie channel teases ‘your name.’, A Silent Voice airing

Philippine cable provider SKYcable has began airing on Monday a promotional video from Filipino-dubbed movie channel TAG which teases the airing of highly-popular anime movies A Silent Voice and Makoto Shinkai's 'your name.' (Kimi no Na wa).