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SWS survey shows 44% of adult Pinoys are ‘very happy’ with life

Posted on Tuesday, 4 June 2019 12:35 PM | No Comments
The recent survey of the Social Weather Stations (SWS) from March 28-31 has shown that 44% of Filipinos are “very happy”. This is a 5-point increase from the 39% in...

Group to appeal SC ruling removing Filipino, Panitikan from college curriculum

Posted on Monday, 27 May 2019 03:39 PM | No Comments
The Alyansa ng mga Tagapagtanggol ng Wikang Filipino (Tanggol Wika) is considering filing a second motion for reconsideration following the Supreme Court’s decision to remove Filipino and Panitikan as core...

Ay lab et! Pinoy accent ranks as sexiest in Asia—survey

Posted on Thursday, 2 May 2019 11:29 PM | No Comments
In a recent survey of Big 7 Travel, the Filipino accent ranked 21st in the most sexiest accents in the world, and first in Asia. “Gentle and soft, the accents...

Thailand to open opportunities for Filipino English teachers – Bello

Posted on Tuesday, 9 April 2019 02:42 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III has announced that a labor agreement is soon to be signed with the government of Thailand to hire hundreds of Filipino English...

Libya acquits 7 Filipino seafarers in oil smuggling case

Posted on Tuesday, 5 March 2019 03:49 PM | No Comments
Repatriation of the seven Filipino seafarers who were detained for alleged economic sabotage, is underway after the Libyan High Court ordered their release. The seven Filipino seafarers, who consistently denied...

Saudi authority temporarily free 19 Filipino women arrested in Halloween party

Posted on Friday, 2 November 2018 09:50 AM | No Comments
  SAUDI ARABIA – Nineteen Filipino women arrested in a raid at a Halloween party in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia have been temporarily released, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs....

Filipino auto repair shop makes name for itself in the UK

Posted on Thursday, 17 May 2018 05:17 PM | No Comments
    SURREY, England —  A car repair shop owned by a Filipino is gaining popularity in England, United Kingdom. “Pinoy Motor Works” is owned by a former aircraft mechanic Joselito...

Dr. Daniel Razon hailed as Most Outstanding Global Newscaster of the year

Posted on Monday, 20 November 2017 06:57 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Members of the Gawad Amerika Awards gave recognition to Kuya Daniel Razon not just because of his great skills in broadcasting, but also for his contribution to...

PH population estimated to reach 104-M by end of 2017 – POPCOM

Posted on Wednesday, 12 July 2017 02:20 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Coinciding with the observance of World Population Day, the Commission on Population together with the United Nations Population Fund continues to campaign for family planning. According to...

Salary adjustment for Filipino domestic helpers in Singapore to take effect on Labor Day

Posted on Friday, 28 April 2017 07:26 AM | No Comments
SINGAPORE — Effective May 1, 2017, the monthly salary of Filipino domestic helpers in Singapore will be adjusted from the previous 550 Singapore dollars to 570 Singapore dollars, as announced...