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PH Embassy in Brunei Conducts Skills, Language Training

ANDAR SERI BEGAWAN 11 September 2019 – The Philippine Embassy in Brunei conducted a two-day seminar on the Filipino Language from 17 to 18...

MAM Awards 2019 Submission of Entries Extended Until September 15, 2019

Due to public demand, the Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) is again extending the deadline of submission of entries to the biennial Migration Advocacy and...

PH Strengthens Protection of Endangered Species, PH Official Gets Award for Enforcement Gains

GENEVA 11 September 2019 — The Philippines successfully rallied support for international cooperation to protect Philippine animals threatened with extinction during the 18th meeting of...

PH Ambassador Meets with Filipino Community in Victoria

CANBERRA 10 September 2019 – Ambassador to Australia Ma. Hellen B. De La Vega met with the Filipino community leaders and students in Victoria...

PH Products Showcased at NY NOW Trade Show in New York

NEW YORK 11 September 2019 – World-class Philippine products ranging from high-end wooden bowls, mother of pearl handbags, t'nalak and abaca clutches, to jewelry...

Palace welcomes conviction of Demafelis’ employer by Syrian court

by Azer Parrocha MANILA -- Malacañang welcomed the conviction of one of the employers of slain Filipina household worker Joanna Demafelis by the Syrian District Criminal...

Filipinos warned vs. Iraq online job offers

by Joyce Ann L. Rocamora MANILA-- The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday warned Filipinos anew against engaging with recruiters announcing job postings online,...

Team Pilipinas awarded Medallions of Excellence in Russia

By Nariyoung Kim Team Pilipinas won Medallions of Excellence at the 2019 WorldSkills Kazan competition in Russia held on August 22-27. WorldSkills is an organization which...

Duterte welcomes Singapore’s first female President

By Azer Parrocha   MANILA -- President Rodrigo Duterte welcomed Singapore’s first female President, Halimah Yacob, and her delegation in Malacañang on Monday afternoon to mark the...

Alden Richards awarded Asian Star Awards in S. Korea

By Nariyoung Kim Alden Richards was given the Asian Star Prize for the recognition of "Asian talents widely beloved by Korean audiences” at the 14th...

PH Envoy Visit to Anchorage Reaffirms Strong Ties Between PH, Alaska

WASHINGTON, D.C. 09 September 2019 – Ambassador to the United States Jose Manuel G. Romualdez conducted an official visit to Anchorage, Alaska on 25-28...

Young German Chefs Try Hand at Filipino Street Food

BERLIN 09 September 2019 – METRO, one of the largest supermarket chains in Germany and Europe, held its Metro Cup Young Chefs on 23...

PH Embassy vows aid for Pinoys seized in Persian Gulf

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora MANILA -- The Philippine Embassy in Tehran is ready to provide assistance to the 12 Filipinos held in Iran after their...

Filipino OFW honored by Dubai police for honesty

By Nariyoung Kim Mae Anne Olmidillo, a Filipino Starbucks barista, earned the respect of the Dubai Police for returning a bag carrying around Dh 195,000...

Japan starts accepting Filipino language teachers

by Joyce Ann L. Rocamora MANILA-- The Japanese government is now accepting applications for assistant language teacher positions under its 2020 Japan Exchange and Teaching...