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Filipino Bags First Prize in 2020 Year of ASEAN Identity Logo Design Competition

JAKARTA 23 January 2020 — A Filipino graphic artist from Lipa, Batangas, Joemari Manguiat, was awarded the first prize in the 2020 Year of...

PH Ambassador to Brazil Meets with Filipinos in Venezuela

VENEZUELA 22 January 2020 –– Philippine Ambassador to Brazil Marichu B. Mauro met with members of the Filipino community during her official trip to...

PH Embassy in Brasilia Conducts Lecture on Filipino Artists

BRASILIA 22 January 2020 –– As part of Post’s Gender and Development (GAD) program and to achieve its objective of imparting to the Filipino community,...

OWWA sets up ‘Libreng Tawag’ hub for Taal evacuees in Cavite

By Ferdinand Patinio     MANILA -- A mobile communication hub has been set up to cater to close to 2,000 evacuees in Cavite affected by the Taal...

Filipino Teachers in Jeddah Gives Free Classes to Female, Minor Wards at the PH...

  JEDDAH 22 January 2020 –– The members of the Philippine International School Teachers’ Association (PISTA), a Filipino teachers’ group based in Jeddah, commenced giving...

Agencies to submit weekly report on status of Mideast OFWs

By Ferdinand Patinio   MANILA -- The Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA) ordered manning and recruitment agencies to submit a report on the situation of sea and...

PH seeks diplomatic relations with Bhutan

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA -- The Philippines has taken the initial step towards the establishment of diplomatic relations with the Kingdom of Bhutan, the...

1K Filipino nurses needed to work in US hospitals

by Ben Cal MANILA -- Here’s good news for Filipino nurses who want to work in the United States. Frony Fortich, chief operating officer of Fortich Permanent...

PH Handicrafts, Desserts Featured in 2019 Winternational

WASHINGTON 16 January 2020 –– Joining over 60 other foreign diplomatic missions at the Atrium Hall of the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade...

PH Embassy Organizes Banig Exhibition in Portugal

  LISBON 16 January 2020 –– The Lisbon-based Fundaçao Ricardo Espirito Santo Silva Museum (FRESS), in cooperation with the Philippine Embassy in Lisbon, launched the...

PH Embassy in Washington Repatriates Filipinos from Haiti

WASHINGTON 16 January 2020 — The Philippine Embassy in Washington assisted in the repatriation of 30 Filipino nationals in Haiti, composed of nine minors...

Seamstress makes free face masks for Taal-affected individuals

by Lade Jean Kabagani BATANGAS -- You don't need to have a lot of money to help. A 61-year old seamstress, Rosalina Mantuano, of Lipa City has...

‘Ate Jane’: Pinay with a big heart helping Filipinos in France

  MANILA -- Living in comfort in France never hinders a Filipina from lending a helping hand to her fellow Filipinos who are in dire need...

MEET ISMAEL AVISO: AN OUTSTANDING FILIPINO INVENTOR

  A Filipino inventor has convincingly shown and proved a bare-bones electric vehicle with an 11-kW DC motor running on just one 12-volt battery, which...

TESDA to give scholarships to repatriated OFWs

By  Ma. Cristina Arayata   MANILA -- The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) is ready to assist and provide scholarships to repatriated overseas Filipino workers (OFWs)...