Aquino admin enjoys highest rating since June 2014

Aquino admin enjoys highest rating since June 2014

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Public satisfaction rating on the Aquino administration improved by six points, the third quarter survey results of Social Weather Stations (SWS) showed. The “good” +37 net satisfaction rating was based on the survey conducted September 2 to 5 using face-to-face interviews of 1,200 adults. The survey found 59 percent satisfied, 22 percent […]

15.10.2015 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Anne, Kuya Kim are new ‘disaster ambassadors’

Anne, Kuya Kim are new ‘disaster ambassadors’

“It’s Showtime” hosts Anne Curtis and Kim Atienza are the new “disaster ambassadors” of government weather monitoring arm DOST-Project NOAH. In an Instagram post, the Kapamilya actress, one of the country’s most influential celebrities, said she and Atienza met with Project NOAH executive director Dr. Mahar Lagmay on Wednesday morning. She went on to promote […]

26.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Environment, Filipino Stars ·
President Aquino thanks Singaporean President Tony Tan Keng Yam for ‘Yolanda’ aid

President Aquino thanks Singaporean President Tony Tan Keng Yam for ‘Yolanda’ aid

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III on Thursday welcomed visiting Singaporean President Tony Tan Keng Yam at Malacanang and thanked him for Singapore’s support to the Philippines, especially in the aftermath of super typhoon “Yolanda” last November. “Singapore was one of the first countries to reach out to the Filipino people in the […]

04.04.2014 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Obama signs Philippine Charitable Giving Assistance Act

Obama signs Philippine Charitable Giving Assistance Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – United States President Obama today signed into law a legislative measure that would allow American taxpayers to claim deductions for donations they made to support relief and rehabilitation efforts in the Philippines in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan. The enactment of the Philippine Charitable Giving Assistance Act, which would also allow US […]

31.03.2014 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Consulate attends fundraising concert of REO Brothers of Tacloban

Consulate attends fundraising concert of REO Brothers of Tacloban

Los Angeles, CA – Philippine Consulate General Officials attended the fundraising concert to benefit the victims of Typhoon Haiyan organized by the Rotary Club of Historic Filipinotown in collaboration with APO GLA and UP APO Foundation on 15 March 2014 at Incarnation Community Center Gym, Glendale, California.  The concert features the REO Brothers, Raymart, RJ, Ralph […]

24.03.2014 · Filled under: Local News ·
Former boat people remember kindness of Filipinos after Vietnam war, donate $400,000 for typhoon relief efforts

Former boat people remember kindness of Filipinos after Vietnam war, donate $400,000 for typhoon relief efforts

WASHINGTON, D.C. – More than three decades after the Philippines opened its doors to them, it was the turn of former refugees from Vietnam to return the favor – this time by donating more than P19 million to support relief efforts for victims of Typhoon Haiyan. On Monday, representatives of the Vietnamese Community visited the […]

06.12.2013 · Filled under: Local News ·
Obama sends advance Eid’l Fitr greetings to PNoy, Filipinos

Obama sends advance Eid’l Fitr greetings to PNoy, Filipinos

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — US President Barack Obama on Saturday sent advance best wishes to President Benigno Aquino and the Filipino people on the occasion of Eid’l Fitr. Obama, in his greetings posted on the website of the US Embassy in Manila, voiced hopes Ramadan has been a time of “renewal and reflection” among Philippine Muslims. […]

06.08.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
Aquino announces holding of East Asia Summit for the World Economic Forum in 2014 in PHL

Aquino announces holding of East Asia Summit for the World Economic Forum in 2014 in PHL

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 26 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III announced that he accepted the offer for the Philippines to host the East Asia Summit for the World Economic Forum in 2014. The Chief Executive made the announcement during a Coffee Meeting with Media at the Europe Hotel here on Friday (Swiss time) following […]

29.01.2013 · Filled under: Philippine News ·
PNoy to New Zealand businessmen: PHL open for business

PNoy to New Zealand businessmen: PHL open for business

MANILA, Oct 23 (Mabuhay) – Saying the Philippines is open for business, President Benigno Aquino III wooed New Zealand businessmen to invest in the country as he wrapped up a hectic two-day visit to Auckland. In a speech before the Philippine-New Zealand Business Forum, Aquino highlighted the “great strides” achieved by his administration over the past […]

25.10.2012 · Filled under: Philippine News ·