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5 Churches to Visit for Simbang Gabi this Christmas

A Christmas experience in the Philippines is not complete without attending the “Simbang Gabi” or Misa de Gallo - night or dawn masses -...

Los Angeles Times Praises Filipino Food from Silog to Halo-halo

Filipino food offered by the new Sari Sari Store in Downtown LA’s Grand Central Market is getting raves reviews for appealing to foreign taste...

World’s first resort airport terminal in Cebu to open July

The Philippines is set to showcase a world-class airport terminal in one of the country's major gateways. Terminal 2 of the Mactan-Cebu International Airport (MCIA), touted as the Philippines’ first “resort airport,” will be inaugurated on June 7 and commercial operations are scheduled to begin on July 1.

Filipinos can now travel to 66 countries visa-free, 3 more join the new list

Filipino globetrotter's can now visit more countries around the world visa-free with their Philippine passport, now the seventh strongest in Southeast Asia.
Ayala Triangle Festival of Lights

Top 5 Destinations for Christmas in Metro Manila

Christmas is the perfect time to make wonderful memories with family and friends. It’s a good thing Filipinos know how to celebrate this special...

UK papers front pages report Jollibee London’s blockbuster opening

Jollibee London opened last weekend with thousands of patrons queueing for the homegrown Filipino Chickenjoy with United Kingdom media taking notice enough to banner their headlines with the story.

Jollibee opens 1st London branch second half of 2018

Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC) is scheduled to open its first London store very soon.

7 Churches in Intramuros open to Visita Iglesia for first time since WWII

Catholic faithful looking for a new way to experience the annual Lenten season’s Visita Iglesia can now go to Intramuros, the famed old walled...

5 Pinoy cities dominate top 10 safest cities in ASEAN

Philippine cities dominated the latest Numbeo report on the safest cities in Southeast Asia. Top tourist destinations Baguio and Cebu landed on the Numbeo top...

DFA opens 100,000 passport appointment slots from February to May

The Department of Foreign Affairs opened 100,000 passport appointment slots for February to May since 1 p.m today January 23rd. "Every day, we will be...

Pasig River groomed as arts and culture hub of Metro Manila

Pasig River will soon serve as a hub for Filipino cultural identity and collective memory, through the joint efforts of the Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission (PRRC), the Philippine Educational Theatre Association (PETA), the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), and various local governments.

How Baguio is being saved from being the next Boracay

Baguio City residents and authorities are moving to stop the country’s Summer Capital from suffering the fate of being closed for rehabilitation like the famed Boracay Island.

Top Stories of the Week

Parangal Dance Company showcases Philippines in Japan World Music and Dance...

California-based Parangal Dance Company will have their Asian debut as the Philippines' representative at the World Music and Dance Festival (WMDF) in Hakodate, Japan. The...