Latest Stories
Home » awards and prizes You are browsing entries tagged with “awards and prizes”

PDI reporter named Young Global Leader

YOUNG GLOBAL LEADER.   Inquirer business reporter Doris Dumlao with President Aquino at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. She is on this year’s WEF list of Young Global Leaders.  CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

Philippine Daily Inquirer senior business reporter Doris Dumlao is among those on this year’s list of Young Global Leaders, published annually over the last decade by the nonprofit World Economic Forum (WEF) based in Geneva, Switzerland.

Posted: March 12th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Model OFW families hailed


Two families of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs)—one from Maguindanao and the other from Ilocos Sur—received the Model OFW Family of the Year Award (Mofya) from the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (Owwa) on Monday.

Posted: December 11th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Silver award for Inquirer in Warsaw

WORLD-CLASS.  The Inquirer Read-Along team with Aralynn McMane of WAN-Ifra in Poland  CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

For providing children with their “first really fun reading experience,” the Inquirer Read-Along program received the silver award of the World Young Reader Prize on Monday, the first day of the Youth Engagement Summit held here by the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-Ifra).

Posted: December 4th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Citizens have power to demand transparency, accountability—COA


Ordinary people have the power to exact transparency and accountability from their public servants.

Posted: November 4th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

DSWD bags int’l award for CCT program


The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) recently bagged the MY World Outreach Award for Asia-Pacific and Oceania in recognition of its efforts in promoting MY World by letting the “voices” of the “poorest of the poor” conditional cash transfer (CCT) beneficiaries be heard.

Posted: October 16th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Afghan woman, Filipino doctor win RM Awards

Ramon Magsaysay Awards medal

Afghanistan’s first and only female governor and a humanitarian worker from Burma’s (Myanmar) Kachin minority are among this year’s recipients of the Ramon Magsaysay Awards, often regarded as Asia’s version of the Nobel Prize.

Posted: July 25th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

For bouncing back from disaster, PH receives major tourism award

arabian travel mart logo

For the country’s efforts at rebuilding its tourism economy and everything else that was ravaged by Typhoon “Pablo” (international name: Bopha) in December 2012, the Philippines won the New Frontiers Award at this year’s Arabian Travel Market (ATM), the Middle East’s premier travel and tourism exhibition.

Posted: May 28th, 2013 in Features,Headlines,Middle East & Africa | Read More »

Angara honored by Japan

Sen. Edgardo Angara. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Outgoing Sen. Edgardo J. Angara was conferred the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Rising Sun by Emperor Akihito in Tokyo on Thursday, making him the third Filipino to be given what is said to be the highest distinction given by the Japanese government to an individual.

Posted: May 10th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

China paper names Philippines ‘most romantic destination’


The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Monday said a Chinese paper recently awarded the Philippines as the Most Romantic Destination.

Posted: January 21st, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Filipino scientist, 5 others get Ramon Magsaysay Awards

Dr. Romulo Davide. Matikas Santos/INQUIRER.net

Six of Asia’s best, including Filipino scientist Dr. Romulo Davide, were formally honored with the Ramon Magsaysay Award, Asia’s Nobel Prize, during ceremonies Friday afternoon.

Posted: August 31st, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »



  • Camilla’s brother dies in US after head injury
  • Luisita farmers storm DAR compound
  • Trillanes, Ejercito confident they are not in Napoles’ list
  • Easterlies to prevail in Luzon, Visayas
  • Lacson eyes P106-B ‘Yolanda’ rehab masterplan
  • Sports

  • Mixers trim Aces; Painters repulse Bolts
  • Donaire junks Garcia as coach, taps father
  • ’Bye Ginebra: No heavy heart this time
  • UAAP board tackles new rules
  • Baguio climb to decide Le Tour de Filipinas
  • Lifestyle

  • Photos explore dynamics of youths’ sexual identity
  • 12th Philippine Food Expo set at the World Trade Center
  • No tourist draw, Malang the croc will remain wild
  • The best flavors of summer in one bite, and more
  • Homemade yogurt, bread blended with pizza, even ramen
  • Entertainment

  • Sony developing live-action Barbie comedy
  • California court won’t review Jackson doctor case
  • Return of ‘Ibong Adarna’
  • Practical Phytos plans his future
  • In love … with acting
  • Business

  • Facebook profits triple as mobile soars
  • Insular Honors Sales Performers at Testimonial Rites
  • Apple increases stock buyback, will split stock
  • Cost-recovery provisions for affected gencos urged
  • This time, BIR goes after florists
  • Technology

  • Top Traits of Digital Marketers
  • No truth to viral no-visa ‘chronicles’
  • ‘Unlimited’ Internet promos not really limitless; lawmakers call for probe
  • Viber releases new design for iPhone, comes to Blackberry 10 for the first time
  • Engineers create a world of difference
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, April 24, 2014
  • Talking to Janet
  • Respite
  • Bucket list
  • JPII in 1981: walking a tightrope
  • Global Nation

  • Filipinos in Middle East urged to get clearance before returning
  • PH seeks ‘clearer assurance’ from US
  • China and rivals sign naval pact to ease maritime tensions
  • What Went Before: Manila bus hostage crisis
  • Obama arrives in Tokyo, first stop of 4-nation tour
  • Marketplace