Lunchtime News
Format Newscast
Live action
Created by Intercontinental Broadcasting Corporation
Developed by IBC News and Current Affairs
Directed by Chito Cabatuando
Presented by Minette Panganiban
Theme music composer Jimmy Antiporda
Country of origin Philippines
No. of episodes n/a (airs daily)
Executive producer(s) Lito Ocampo Cruz
Pia Castro
Editor(s) IBC Studios
Broadcast City, Quezon City
Running time 30 minutes
Original channel IBC News Network
Picture format 480i SDTV
Original run July 2, 2012 – present

Lunchtime News is the flagship noontime newscast of IBC News Network in the Philippines. The newscast airs from Monday to Friday from 12:00 noon to 12:30 p.m. local time. The newscast is anchored by Minette Panganiban.


Cecille Lardizabal always anchors the newest noontime news program Lunchtime News which airs at noon from Monday to Saturday serves the fast-paced as the hottest news and meatiest interviews every lunch time satisfies the viewers' for information suited to their taste that delivers the issues and major breaking stories.

Lunchtime News feature daily top stories from national news in the event of a major stories as well as local news, global news, business news, malacanang, weather updates and entertainment stories behind serving the hottest and latest breaking news reports with newsmakers and analysts as a daily lunchtime habit for many viewers.




Segment AnchorsEdit


  • Pangunahin Tanghali - Top Stories of the Day
  • Globalita - Global News
  • I-Balita Ako - Citizen Journalism
  • Negoshow - Business News
  • Pana-Panahon - Features weather updates hosted by Jeff Arcilla
  • Star Bigtime - Showbiz News

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