The Weekend News
Format Newscast
Live action
Created by ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corp
Developed by ABS-CBN News and Current Affairs
Presented by Carlo Marasigan
Gretchen Fullido
Joe Marasigan
Pia Hontiveros
Opening theme ABS-CBN-Theme
Country of origin Philippines
Language(s) English (1995–1999)
Filipino (1999–present)
No. of episodes n/a (airs weekend)

ABS-CBN Newscenter Manila

Quezon City, Philippines
Running time 45-60-minutes
Original channel ABS-CBN
Picture format 480i SDTV
First shown in

The-Weekend-News July 1 1995-March 11, 2001

ABS-CBN Weekend-News'

March 17, 2001-present
Original airing July 1,1995-present
Preceded by The-World-Tonight
ABS-CBN Headlines
Followed by

TV Patrol-Weekend

Bandila Weekend
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 The Weekend News, later called as ABS-CBN Weekend News, was an English language weekend newscast and later the first Filipino language weekend newscast of the network  aired every Saturday-Sunday 10:00-11:00PM aired and produced by ABS-CBN News and Current Affairs from July 1, 1995-present. When the newscast first aired in July 1, 1995 as The Weekend News, it first used English as its primary language. The newscast switched to Filipino on August 21, 1999 making as the first Filipino-language weekend newscast on the network after The World Tonight ended on ABS-CBN and The Weekend News made its final English broadcast on August 15, 1999 just before switching to Filipino due to low ratings on English late-night newscasts and The World Tonight eventually moved to ABS-CBN News Channel two months later. It was relaunched as ABS-CBN Weekend News in March 17 2001-present