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Filipino chefs around the world to star in new cookbook

Filipino American chefs to be featured in The Migrant Filipino Kitchen include (from left) Cris Comerford, Rodelio Aglibot and Chrissy Camba. CONTRIBUTED SAN FRANCISCO — Filipino chefs, restaurateurs and food writers will be included in the forthcoming book The Migrant ...

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Ottawa’s only Filipino radio show now on 25th year

“Tinig Pinoy” co-host, Regina Sosing, and founder, Dan de Castro at work. CONTRIBUTED OTTAWA, Ontario — Dan de Castro arrived in 1992 and soon began sharing the sounds of his home country on local radio. “Most of the time, I ...

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Why do Filipino beauty queens carry so many suitcases?

Bb. Pilipinas-Universe 2017 Rachel Peters (Photo by ARMIN P. ADINA) Filipino beauty contestants are known in the international pageant arena for bringing not a few suitcases filled with an enormous amount of clothes, shoes and accessories, and Miss Universe Philippines ...

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Filipino teachers highly praised and in demand in US

Panel, left to right, Consul Kerwin Tate warned against illegal labor recruitment. Undersecretary Lorna Dig Dino discussed K to 12 Curriculum initiatives of DECS. Labor Attache Saul De Vries reported on the status of displaced overseas workers, outreach projects and ...

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First in Canada: Toronto declares June Filipino Heritage Month

Toronto City Councillor Neethan Shan sponsored the resolution declaring June as Filipino Heritage Month. TWITTER TORONTO, Ontario – The Toronto City Council passed Councillor Neethan Shan’s motion for June to be declared Filipino Heritage Month and for the City Council to ask the ...

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Filipino artists nominated to Singapore’s Signature Art Prize

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Filipino teachers in Louisiana to receive money from winning lawsuit

Filipino teachers from Louisiana receive the AFT’s award, July 9 in Seattle. AFT President Randi Weingarten is second from right. The teachers won their lawsuit against United Placement International. FEF NEW ORLEANS — About 350 teachers recruited in the Philippines ...

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AirAsia may name planes after 2 Filipino celebs: CEO

KUALA LUMPUR – AirAsia may name its jets after 2 Filipino singers, as it seeks to grow market share in one of the region’s fastest-growing economies and court more millennials to fly low cost, its CEO said Sunday. The Southeast ...

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LOOKBACK: Sycip's thoughts on life, business and faith in the Filipino

MANILA – Tycoon and philanthropist Washington Sycip passed away at the age of 96 on Sunday, leaving behind a monumental legacy in Philippine business.  ABS-CBN News had interviewed Sycip on several occasions, where he shared his philosophy in business, life, ...

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Filipino 'happiness in a box' startup secures Singaporean funding

[embedded content] MANILA – A Filipino startup that promises “happiness in a box” with its online gadget shop has secured fresh funding from Singapore’s Cocoon Capital to grow its business, its founder said Friday. From a lean team of just ...

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