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Alba Iulia
Tuesday, July 14, 2020

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New processes on arrival in the Philippines – here’s what overseas Filipinos need to expect

While travel restrictions and quarantine rules are in place to help stop the spread of the coronavirus, one can expect a more difficult journey to the Philippines. Michael Gabriel Angel came to Australia...

President Duterte announces Manila domestic air travel suspension, and entry restrictions for foreign tourists

In a televised announcement amid the COVID-19 pandemic in the Philippines, President Duterte read out a resolution, signed by the Inter-agency task force for the management of an emerging infectious disease. The resolution...

The importance of involvement in elections

In a few weeks’ time, a momentous event is going to take place which concerns our people, our government, and, equally as important, the individuals who will take the helm as leaders of the governed. With this...

Sight-saving charity expands to four new provinces in the Philippines

International development organisation The Fred Hollows Foundation is celebrating its fifth anniversary in the Philippines by announcing it is expanding its sight-saving work to four new provinces this year.

Australia provides $20M for victims of Marawi conflict

https://youtu.be/GaiqKy1w9kI By Leslie Gatpolintan/PNA MANILA -- The Australian government on Aug 7 vowed to provide the Philippines an additional AUD20 million (roughly PHP800 million) over the next four years to help about 360,000 people of the Marawi City conflict. “Today I announce...

Five best cities in the Philippines to launch a startup business

By Abs A. Abando/PNA The influx of start-up businesses has stoked a new kind of competition among cities in the Philippines. To attract new businesses, local governments are improving their business-friendliness by coming up with new policies and ordinances to make it easy...

Philippine Fiesta sues Philippine Times

The Philippine Fiesta of Victoria Inc (PFVI), led by its Chairperson Ross Manuel and his Committee of Management (COM), filed a third party court notice against The Philippine Times (TPT) in relation to the defamation case filed against the...

PiliPinas Presidential Debate Round 2

https://youtu.be/5VAMcK8Tj5E

Literally still the sick man in Asia

By Michael Henry Ll. Yusingco, LL.M Ask any Filipino-Australian what he loves about being here in the Land Down Under and I guarantee one of the top three answers would be the modern and hassle-free health services delivered by the...

PH supporter cops award

By Hope Dolino On 21 January 2016, the Australia Day Council announced Gary Lee as New Australian of the Year for 2016. A former international student from Malaysia, Gary is an exceptional leader among international students for more than 15...
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A true survivor – Michael Rojales’ 72-day battle against COVID in Melbourne

A Filipino family from Berwick has been devastated by the COVID-19 since late March, where three family...
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FILCCA National Conference postponed until October 2021

In consultation with State Councils, the FILCCA Executive have formally postponed the National Conference until October 2021 in response to the current...

Filipinos in Melbourne share their experiences returning to lockdown

Metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire have returned to Stage 3 Stay at Home restrictions as a result of an increasing number COVID-19...

Our lives as Filipino-Australians may never be the same again

The onset of the pandemic early this year has been reshaping the landscape of the world as we know it. As businesses...

Metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire return to lockdown

By Philip Russo, Monash University and Brett Mitchell, University of Newcastle Metropolitan Melbourne and the shire of Mitchell will...