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Miss Universe, Fil-Am talents promote PH tourism

NEW YORK – Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach teamed up with other high profile Filipino-American stars to spread the word about the beauty of traveling in the Philippines. It was good night to promote the campaign “It’s more fun in the ...

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Philippines probes OFWs' delayed wages in Saudi

RIYADH/MANILA – Foreign governments are pressing authorities and executives in Saudi Arabia to ensure that local construction firms make delayed salary payments to thousands of workers, a sign of pressure on the kingdom’s economy due to low oil prices. Since ...

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Lowell Menorca at pamilya, nasa Vietnam na

[embedded content] Kinumpirma ng Bureau of Immigration na umalis na ng bansa ang itiniwalag na miyembro ng Iglesia ni Cristo na si Lowell Menorca at pamilya niya. Una nang iniulat na nawawala si Menorca matapos mabigong humarap sa korte para ...

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What displaced OFWs can do to recover from job loss

MANILA – With the continuous decline in oil prices and ongoing conflict between different countries in West Asia, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is offering displaced overseas Filipino workers (OFW) with job opportunities in the Philippines. Speaking to ...

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Review: 'The Program' tracks Lance Armstrong's fall

When I went to watch this film, I had no idea that this would be about Lance Armstrong. I only had a cursory knowledge of who Lance Armstrong was. He was an American cycling hero who survived testicular cancer then ...

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Philippine tour offers ‘acts of kindness’ to participants

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – It’s an excitement-packed visit to the Philippines and for the participants of the Island Hopping Adventure Philippines or IHAP, it’s more than a trip, it’s an experience of a lifetime. San Francisco Bay Area-based best friends ...

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Pinay gets 'golden buzzer' in Got Talent Espana

Lo dicho: vuestra felicidad nos hace cada día más grandes. Sois geniales tal que así. GRACIAS #GotTalent4 pic.twitter.com/kqwmqeiUbJ — Got Talent España (@GotTalentES) March 6, 2016 Fourteen-year-old Dianne Kaye Jacob Ico is going straight to the semi-finals after getting the ...

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Mister ng nawawalang OFW sa Saudi, umapela ng tulong

[embedded content] Isang OFW sa Saudi ang nawawala at halos pitong buwan nang walang komunikasyon sa kanyang pamilya dito sa Pilipinas. Ito ang isyung kulang sa pansin. Nagpa-Patrol, Zen Hernandez. TV Patrol, Linggo, Marso 6, 2016 Watch the latest episode ...

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Pinoys in Baghdad warned of possible collapse of Mosul Dam

KUWAIT – The Philippine Embassy in Iraq are appealing to Filipinos based in Baghdad to heed the Iraqi government’s advice to those living near the Tigris River to relocate from the Mosul dam for their safety. The Mosul dam, the ...

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How Pinoys can protect themselves against fraud

SAN FRANCISCO – Officials from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) are reaching out to minority communities to protect them from falling victim to scammers. Experts who fight fraud say immigrant communities, including many Filipinos, have been scammed into purchasing millions ...

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