Maja Salvador open to working with Kim Chiu, Gerald Anderson

Maja Salvador open to working with Kim Chiu, Gerald Anderson

Maja Salvador is open to the possibility of working opposite former best friend Kim Chiu and ex-boyfriend Gerald Anderson. In a recent interview, Chui said they have moved on from their past issues and happy with their respective personal lives. Salvador added that the entertainment industry is too small not to work with each other. […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Istorya-DC 2016 symposium talks Philippine cuisine, gastrodiplomacy

Istorya-DC 2016 symposium talks Philippine cuisine, gastrodiplomacy

  ​WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of the celebration of Filipino-American History Month and Archives Month, the Philippine Embassy hosted the Istorya-DC 2016 Symposium entitled “Philippine American Food Experiences in Washington, D.C. – Yesterday and Today,” at the Romulo Hall on 27 October 2016. Ms. Amy Besa, a pioneer of gastro diplomacy in the United States […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: Food & Dining, Lifestyle, Philippine News, U.S. News ·
FVR quits as special envoy to China

FVR quits as special envoy to China

MANILA, Oct. 31 (PNA) – Presidential Communications Office (PCO) Secretary Martin Andanar on Monday said Malacañang has not yet received former President Fidel V. Ramos’ resignation as special envoy to China. ”We have not received PFVR’s resignation,” Andanar said in a press statement. Andanar also denied speculations that Ramos has no longer any role in […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
3rd Hamilton class cutter to leave for PHL on November 1

3rd Hamilton class cutter to leave for PHL on November 1

MANILA, Oct. 30 (PNA) – The Philippine Navy (PN)’s third Hamilton-class cutter, which is now known as the BRP Andres Bonifacio (FF-17), is tentatively scheduled to sail homebound on November 1. (American time). The ship and its Filipino crew is currently docked at the US Coast Guard Base in Alameda, California where they are undergoing […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: Local News, News, Philippine News, U.S. News ·
Acura NSX named Road & Track 2017 Performance Car of the Year

Acura NSX named Road & Track 2017 Performance Car of the Year

TORRANCE, Calif., Oct 31, 2016 – The Acura NSX has been named Road & Track’s 2017 Performance Car of the Year, besting eight of the world’s finest sports cars by exhibiting a potent mix of performance, style and emotion. The Acura NSX won this year’s competition largely thanks to its unique driving experience. According to the feature […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: Motoring ·
FBI move ‘unprecedented’, ‘deeply troubling’: Clinton

FBI move ‘unprecedented’, ‘deeply troubling’: Clinton

WASHINGTON, Oct. 30 (PNA/PTI) – Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton on Sunday called “unprecedented” and “deeply troubling” the FBI’s decision to reopen its investigation into her use of private email server while secretary of state, with just over a week to go for the presidential election. Clinton and her campaign pressed America’s top cop, FBI Director […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: News, U.S. News ·
No Pinoy casualties in Italy quake, says DFA

No Pinoy casualties in Italy quake, says DFA

MANILA, Oct 31 (Mabuhay) — No Filipino casualties have been reported in the 6.6-magnitude earthquake that rocked central Italy Sunday, according to DFA spokesperson Charles Jose. The earthquake was the third recorded in two months. It was the biggest since the August 24 earthquake that killed almost 300 people. The quake’s epicenter was recorded in […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: News ·
Miguel Tanfelix makes a stand against pre-marital sex

Miguel Tanfelix makes a stand against pre-marital sex

On premarital sex, he said, “Kapag ginawa niyo iyon, ang kawawa is ’yung boy, ’yung girl and if ever the baby so no talaga. There are lots of things na pwede niyo gawin rather than sex, drugs or smoking.” Miguel was chosen by the Commission on Population (POPCOM), in partnership with United Nations Population Fund […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
2017 Lexus NX: Boldly styled and equipped to cut through the luxury Crossover Clutter

2017 Lexus NX: Boldly styled and equipped to cut through the luxury Crossover Clutter

October 25, 2016 – The Lexus NX, one of the boldest luxury-utility vehicle designs on the road, makes all-weather handling a bigger part of the picture by making all-wheel drive standard on the NX 300h hybrid for 2017. That’s a boon to value, and so is the newly standard Scout® GPS Link, for the standard Display […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: Motoring ·
Aussie research says Asia’s rare snake venom could create non-addictive painkillers

Aussie research says Asia’s rare snake venom could create non-addictive painkillers

SYDNEY, Oct. 31 (PNA/Xinhua) – An Australian research has found that the venom derived from one Southeast Asia’s rarest and most beautiful snake can be turned into non-addictive painkiller drug that could work better than opium. University of Queensland School of Biological Sciences Faculty of Science Associate Professor Dr Bryan Fry said venom derived from […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Dela Rosa: Dismantling of checkpoints will be a handicap to corrupt law enforcers

Dela Rosa: Dismantling of checkpoints will be a handicap to corrupt law enforcers

MANILA, Oct. 31 (PNA) – Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald Dela Rosa said on Monday the directive of President Rodrigo R. Duterte for the dismantling of police’s security checkpoints nationwide will be a handicap to corrupt law enforcers. President Duterte earlier ordered the dismantling of checkpoints following complaints that the checkpoints, particularly […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Arroyo pushes for creation of Philippine Teachers’ Hospital

Arroyo pushes for creation of Philippine Teachers’ Hospital

MANILA, Oct. 31 (PNA) – A congressional leader at the House of Representatives wants the establishment of a Philippine Teachers’ Hospital which will cater to the health concerns of teachers and their dependents. In a statement on Monday, former President and now House deputy speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo proposed the creation of a hospital for […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Palace exec: We ‘will be guided’ by Ramos’ remarks on climate pact

Palace exec: We ‘will be guided’ by Ramos’ remarks on climate pact

MANILA, Oct 31 (Mabuhay) – A Malacañang official on Monday said the Duterte administration “will be guided” by former President Fidel Ramos’ statements on the need to ratify the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. “We appreciate former President FVR’s advice. We will be guided by the wisdom of former President FVR,” Communications Secretary Martin Andanar […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
DOH: Zika can be sexually transmitted

DOH: Zika can be sexually transmitted

MANILA, Oct 31 (Mabuhay) — The Department of Health on Monday said the Zika virus, a mosquito-borne disease, can also be sexually transmitted. “Primarily, it’s mosquito-borne, but there’s sexual transmission, so if men get infected, they can give it to their sexual partners,” DOH Spokesperson, Asec. Eric Tayag said. Tayag said the incubation is as […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Christian-Julie Ann collaboration promises to be an interesting show

Christian-Julie Ann collaboration promises to be an interesting show

What to expect when you put a balladeer and an R&B singer in one show? A curious concept even for the artists themselves. “We haven’t done a concert together so I really don’t know what to expect,” Christian Bautista said of his concert with Julie Ann San Jose at the KIA Theater on Nov. 11. […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Folk rituals still openly and widely practiced by Filipinos for the dead

Folk rituals still openly and widely practiced by Filipinos for the dead

DUMAGUETE CITY, Oct. 30 (PNA) – Widespread tradition of pre-Hispanic practices during the yearly observance of All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day are still being observed by many Filipinos even until today. Although the Catholic Church may not encourage these customs and traditions of remembering the dead, majority of Filipinos still continue to perform […]

07.11.2016 · Filled under: Asian News, News, Philippine News ·
Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Campaign Promoting Benefits Of U.S. Citizenship Targets Asian Immigrants, Fastest Growing Immigrant Population

Eligible immigrants strongly urged to take the first step now to have a chance of becoming a U.S. citizen before November election Over 300,000 Asian immigrants in L.A. County currently eligible to naturalize and become a U.S. Citizen LOS ANGELES – Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA), in close partnership with community-based organizations and local […]

05.11.2016 · Filled under: Asian News, Lifestyle, News, Services ·
Bohol to partake in PHL-Japan partnership

Bohol to partake in PHL-Japan partnership

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, Oct. 30 (PNA) – Another gateway to Japan opportunities opened for Bohol after President Rodrigo Duterte’s state visit to Tokyo last week. As Japan seeks long-term suppliers of Class A bananas from the Philippines, Third District Rep. Arthur Yap eyes a vantage spot for Bohol in the deal. As chair of the […]

04.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Aquino on Duterte’s foreign policy: More sound to keep strong ties with US

Aquino on Duterte’s foreign policy: More sound to keep strong ties with US

MANILA, Oct 29 (Mabuhay) – Former President Benigno Aquino III on Friday broke his silence and expressed a contrary opinion to his successor President Rodrigo Duterte’s “separation” in foreign policy from the United States. Aquino indicated that it was more sound to maintain strong ties with the US than with another country that has no […]

04.11.2016 · Filled under: Asian News, News, Philippine News, U.S. News ·
Pechanga Resort ‬& ‬Casino’s Dedicated Filipino Host Team‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ Provides You The VIP ADVANTAGE

Pechanga Resort ‬& ‬Casino’s Dedicated Filipino Host Team‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬ Provides You The VIP ADVANTAGE

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04.11.2016 · Filled under: Lifestyle ·