Philippine Star

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The Philippine Star is “The only paper you read from cover to cover!”, it is a contemporary era periodical currently published today in the Philippines. Founded on July 28, 1986 by veteran journalists Max Soliven, Betty Go-Belmonte and Art Borjal. It is a leading English broadsheet in the country covering general news be in the field of Sports, Business, Lifestyle or Entertainment. Headquarters is located at Roberto S. Oca cor. Railroad Sts., Port Area, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines.

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Motto

“Truth Shall Prevail”

Awards

  • Newspaper of the Year Award - by the Rotary Club of Manila
    • for consistently upholding the principles of responsible journalism in maintaining fair and balanced reporting, as well as espousing the pursuit of good governance, free enterprise, social justice and key aspects of nation-building
  • Outstanding Newspaper of the Year for 2006 - by the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption
    • in recognition of its invaluable service to the community by courageously sticking to the truth and to the basic tenets of professional journalism.
  • Agora Awards Marketing Company of the Year Award in 2006 - by the Philippine Marketing Association

President/CEO

  • Miguel G. Belmonte

Executive Vice President

  • Grace Glory Go

VP Circulation

  • Fernando R. Lopez

VP Advertising

  • Lucien C. Dy Tioco

Staff

Editor-in-Chief

  • Isaac Belmonte

Executive Editor

  • Amy Pamintuan

Managing/Business Editor

  • Tony Katigbak

City Editor

  • Romel Lara

Nation/IT/Tourism Editor

  • Tony Pano

Lifestyle Section/Associate Editor

  • Millet Mananquil

Entertainment/Associate Editor

  • Ricky Lo

Sports/Associate Editor

  • Lito Tacujan

News Editor

  • Marichu Villanueva

World/Associate Editor

  • Binky Yatco

Allure Section

  • Joanne Ramirez

Starweek Editor-in-Chief

  • Doreen Yu

Opinion/Education Editor

  • Ramon Lim

Assistant Editor

  • Roman Floresca, Business
  • Ching Alano, Life
  • Gerry Carpio, Sports
  • Maridol Bismark, Entertainment
  • Bum Tenorio, Allure

Newswriters/Columnists

OPINION COLUMNISTS

  • Jarius Bondoc
  • Atty. Jose Sison
  • Federico Pascual
  • Domini Torrevillas
  • Rosalinda Orosa
  • Dr. Charles Chante
  • Dr. Alejandro Roces
  • Atty. Michael Gurfinkel
  • Carmen Pedrosa,
  • Ana Marie Pamintuan
  • Fr. James Reuter, S.J.
  • Fr. Miguel Bernad, S.J.
  • Fr. Ruben Tanseco, S.J.
  • Fr. Jesus Fernandez
  • Alex Magno
  • Marichu Villanueva
  • Babe Romualdez
  • William Esposo
  • Cito Beltran
  • Sara Soliven-De Guzman

BUSINESS SECTION

  • Boo Chanco
  • Accra Lawyers
  • Butch Gamboa
  • Ray Gamboa
  • Mary Ann Reyes
  • Ignacio Gimenez
  • Francis Kong

SPORTS SECTION

  • Quinito Henson
  • Bill Velasco
  • Edgar de Castro
  • Philip Juico

ENTERTAINMENT SECTION

  • Ricky Lo
  • Boy Abunda
  • Butch Francisco
  • Baby Gil
  • Bernadette Sembrano
  • Juliana Palermo

STARWEEK MAGAZINE

  • Doreen Yu
  • Rosalinda Orosa
  • Lydia Castillo
  • Dr. Harold Sala

ALLURE SECTION

  • Joanne Zapanta Andrada
  • Jackie Lou Blanco
  • Philip Co Unjieng
  • Luis Espiritu
  • Chechel Joson
  • Nina Jao
  • Jeannie Javelosa
  • Johnny Litton
  • Korina Sanchez
  • Michelle Soliven
  • Bianca Salonga
  • Bum Tenorio

NATION PAGE

  • Bobit Avila
  • Rolly Espina

NETWORKS PAGE

  • Dickson Co
  • Patrick Garcia
  • Yapster

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY PAGE

  • Ma. Isabel Garcia
  • UP Scientists

PEOPLE & EVENTS

  • Mel Tobias

LIFESTYLE SECTION

  • Millet Mananquil
  • Ching Alano
  • Tanya Lara
  • Therese Garceau
  • Kathy Moran
  • Igan D’Bayan
  • Scott Garceau

LIFESTYLE (SUNDAYS)

  • Lucy Torres
  • Tingting Cojuangco
  • Mons Romulo Tantoco
  • Panjee Lopez
  • Letty Lopez
  • Wilson Lee Flores
  • Girlie Rodis
  • Scott Garceau
  • F. Sionil Jose
  • Celine Lopez
  • Tonette Martel
  • Robina Gokongwei Pe
  • Miguel Ramos
  • Christine Dayrit
  • Bobby Cuenca

Reference

  • "The Philippine Star." Philstar. http://www.philstar.com (accessed on September 12, 2007).
  • Soriano, D.H. et al. The Roces Family: Publishers, with a History of the Philippine Press. Manila: Isla Filipinas Pub.,1987.

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