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Palace hits US show’s negative portrayal of Philippine president

MANILA, March 7 (PNA) -- Malacañang on Tuesday twitted an American television series that negatively depicted a Philippine president and said that the show should have instead used a fictional US president. "I think they are confusing their images. I...

PHL economy seen to grow 6.8% to 7% in 2017

By Leslie D. Venzon MANILA, Feb. 27 (PNA) -- The Philippine economy is expected to accelerate to 6.8 percent to 7 percent this year and can grow further to 8 percent, boosting the country’s bid to become an upper middle-income...

What about the 100 million?

  By Michael Henry Ll. Yusingco, LL.M The biggest spectacle in Philippine politics has begun. Filipinos are witnessing again sublime braggadocio from those aspiring for residency in Malacañang. Some of whom have gone to the extent of fictionalizing their importance to the...

Alex Ordona resigns as PRO of Fiesta Committee

By ALICE GREGORIO-NICOLAS On 15 June 2012, Alex Ordona has tendered his resignation, effective immediately, as Public Relations Officer of the Philippine Fiesta of Victoria Inc. (PFVI). In his email to PFVI Chairperson Ross Manuel, Ordona writes, “It was a...

Fiesta Committee execs face criticisms on land sale

By Alice Gregorio-Nicolas  Concerned Members of the Philippine Fiesta of Victoria, Inc (PFVI), a recently-formed group composed of current members of PFVI, former members of the Management Committee and friends/supporters, has questioned the sale of part of the Laverton property. Starting from...

Community Fellowship for Philippine President Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” C. Aquino III

The Philippine Community Council of New South Wales Inc. (PCC NSW Inc.) through its President Elsa Collado invites all Filipino Australians to a “Community Fellowship in honor of the New Philippine President Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” C. Aquino III” on 30 June 2010, 6:30 pm at Sizzling Fillo Resturant (opposite Lidcombe Railway Station), 36 Railway St, Lidcombe, NSW. In addition to...

The many faces of Philippine Independence Day in Melbourne

By Mila Cichello Saturday June 12 dawned early for many Filipino Australians in the winter grey of Melbourne. For the new Philippine Honorary Consul Gigi Kalong, it was an 8am start for her first Filipino flag-raising ceremony at Federation Square....

Meacham captures Kalayaan Cup

By RIC DE VERA Clinton Meacham of Gladesville who plays regularly on Saturday and a member of Marsden Park Golfers Association captures the 15th PAL Kalayaan cup golf tournament held at Richmond Golf Club on June 14, in conjunction with the...

Fiesta Management Committee members get fresh mandate

By ALICE GREGORIO-NICOLAS Out-of-court settlement, $6,525; Fiesta profit $5,000 MELBOURNE--Around 130 Filipino-Australians, feeling the chill of Sunday winter braved the cold weather to cast their votes in last Sunday's election of Management Committee Members held at the Philippine Community Centre in...

FCCVI, PAFI holds Philippine Independence Ball

VIEW ALL PHOTOS DURING THE 112th PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE DAY BALL Around 350 attended the Philippine Independence Ball spearheaded by the Filipino Community Council of Victoria (FCCVI) and the Philippine-Australian Foundation (PAFI) last 5 June at the Millenium Reception and Function...
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Filipinos in Australian outback celebrate 123rd Philippine Independence Day

On the 12th of June 2021, the Filipino Community of Roxby Downs in South Australia celebrated the 123rd Philippine...
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