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Alba Iulia
Wednesday, September 30, 2020


Sacrifices made to build a successful business

Allskills Recruitment & Migration Services was chosen as one of the best three migration firms in Darwin, NT for three years in a row. Here’s the inspiring story of the person behind it all.

Comedy sensation: Fil-Aussie Lorenzo Laraño’s online sketches go viral

Melbourne based Filipino Lorenzo Laraño has always wanted to pursue his dreams. Working in retail for quite some time, he thought he'd take a leap of faith to experience what it might be like to do stand-up...

Fil-Aussie Luke Guanlao acquires Anytime Fitness Asia amid global pandemic, owns over 260 gyms

Filipino-Aussie fitness entrepreneur Luke Guanlao, who despite a global pandemic, has just acquired the master Anytime Fitness franchise license across all of Asia including Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, Taiwan, Vietnam, Hong Kong, and Macau. 

From gowns to masks: Fashion during the COVID-19 pandemic

Lilian Bermudez is a fashion designer and director of Lilian Bermudez Bridal and Formal. Due to the coronavirus restrictions, she has been unable to proceed with creating wedding gowns and other formal wear. She has however remained...

ISA-SIDELINE: Melbourne’s Filipino ‘Deep Clean’ COVID team

ISA-SIDELINE is recognised as one of Melbourne's COVID-19 clean up teams. This dedicated group includes several international students who have been saved from unemployment. Together they work and risk their health to...

Filipina entrepreneurs on the rise in Australia

Discover five small businesses that Filipinas have started in Australia. These aspiring ladies reflect on the recent success of billionaire Melanie Perkins, drawing on her as an inspiration in their own endeavours.

5 common business mistakes to avoid

It’s no secret that the world of business is tediously complex and comes with several challenges that can ultimately make or break your company.  Whether you’re a veteran in the business or just starting...

Part Filipino Melanie Perkins now Australia’s third-richest woman

By Dwight Baloloy  CEO and co-founder of Canva, Melanie Perkins, has been hailed as the third richest woman and youngest billionaire in Australia at the age of 32. Perkins was born in Perth to...

Manila ranks among world’s top emerging startup ecosystems

The Philippine startup ecosystem is once again featured in the annual Global Startup Ecosystem Report (GSER) by Startup Genome. In its inaugural ranking of the world’s top 100 emerging ecosystems, Manila is ranked 36th globally.

Ligaya Chin: A caring heart for others

Remembering Ligaya ChinThe Philippine Times joins the Filipino-Australian community in mourning the passing of Ligaya Chin, 88. We are reposting the article on her tribute and birthday celebration in 2017 by the Filipino Association of Victoria (FAVI).
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Fr Litoy Asis appointed Melbourne’s Episcopal Vicar for Catholic Migrants and Refugees

The announcement on his new appointment is revealed through this Note Verbale. Reverend Monsignor Joselito Cerna Asis, the newly...

Spiritual conversation with a frontliner

By Neil Daculan She called and wanted desperately to take an hour’s walk.  Smelling the fresh air through the...

How long O Lord…?

I will take refuge in the shadow of Your wings, until the disaster has passed O Lord. – Psalm 57:1

5 new COVID-19 cases overnight. Victorians, you are amazing!

By Dr Michelle Natividad Bautista, MBBS, Honours, FANZCACongratulations to the legends of Melbourne! 5 new cases overnight. Woooohooooo! Victorians, you are amazing!