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Hundreds show up at PHL embassy open house

Now many Americans know why ‘It’s more fun in the Philippines’ WASHINGTON, D.C. – More than 6,000 people, most of them Americans, got to know why it’s more fun in the Philippines after the Philippine Embassy opened its doors to the […]
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Binay: EDCA will help improve lives

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay gave his full support to the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA), saying it will also help the country achieve its goal of improving the lives of Filipino people. “Through the EDCA, we have […]
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Battle of the Voices in Los Angeles May 9

Barangay Los Angeles would like to invite you to their annual #BattleOfTheVoices where the final two contestants will sing their way to glory. On May 9 at 8 p.m. the vocalists will be vying for the title of “the Voice […]
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Solon slams Aquino for blaming Mindanao power crisis on cooperatives

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III’s statement last week blaming cooperatives for the worsening power crisis in Mindanao did not sit well with a party-list lawmaker. “[Aquino] once again pass[ed] the blame to others the dismal failure of his […]
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ConGen Herrera-Lim meets Fil-Am Cerritos Mayor Mark Pulido

Los Angeles – Consul General Leo Herrera-Lim paid a courtesy call on Mayor Mark Pulido at Cerritos City Hall on 30 April 2014. The two officials discussed political dynamic mix in Cerritos City and how to develop Filipino-American entrepreneurship.  They […]
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Wowie draws strength from baby after wife’s death

One day after his wife was laid to rest, former actor Wowie De Guzman said he still could not believe that his partner has passed away. De Guzman said he did not know what to do after the funeral service. […]
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PHL unemployment rate highest in ASEAN? Baldoz says numbers used are incomparable

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Following media reports saying that the Philippines has the highest unemployment rate in ASEAN, Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz on Monday said the numbers used were incomparable. “Practices in the measurement of unemployment using these criteria through the...
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Whistleblower claims Drilon wants to silence her

MANILA, May 5 (Mabuhay) – Whistleblower Sandra Cam suspects Senate President Franklin Drilon is out to silence her over her copy of a list of people supposedly involved in the pork barrel scam. Cam said a certain Alex Almario, whom […]
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RP-US 10-year EDCA addresses need for cooperation

A 10-year agreement now known as Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) signed to give the U.S. military greater access to Philippine bases  is perceived to help promote peace and stability in the region amid high hopes that China’s dominant power […]
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LA Fil-Ams welcome new ConGen Lim/Papal Saints

Introduced by Deputy Consul General Imelda Panolong as “cool, calm and composed” the Filipino American community of Los Angeles welcomed Leo Herrera-Lim as the new Consul General of the Philippine Consulate in Los Angeles, whose jurisdiction includes Southern California, Southern...