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Philippines victorious in pyrotechnic battle in Canada

The Philippines won the 2019 "Living Skies Come Alive" international pyrotechnic battle held in Moosomin, Saskatchewan in Canada. Platinum Fireworks Inc., the country's representative in the annual competition, bested Team Canada in the annual fireworks...
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7 Filipino filmmakers join Lady Gaga and Adele in Oscars’ Academy Class of 2019

Seven Filipino filmmakers have been invited to join the Oscars' Academy Class of 2019, adding to the roster of Filipinos making their names in the international scene. These 7 internationally-recognized film directors, editors, animators, and...

Taste of Manila to showcase Filipino streetfood in Canada

Taste of Manila, the largest street food festival outside of the Philippines, is all set to showcase Filipino streetfood in Canada. The annual Filipino food festival comes just after Canada celebrated its first Filipino heritage...

Jose Rizal monument stands in Canada’s own Luneta Park

Filipino national hero Jose Rizal's monument now stands in Canada's own version of Manila's Luneta Park Gardens. The cold cast bronze monument of Dr. Rizal is six feet tall and is installed on a granite...

Filipino-Canadian entrepreneur Gelaine Santiago is Top 25 Immigrants awardee in Canada

Filipino-Canadian entrepreneur Gelaine Santiago was awarded one of the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Top 25 Immigrants in Canada. Gelaine Santiago, the co-founder with her husband Jerome of the social enterprise Cambio & Co., was...

Philippine jersey showcased in Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto, Canada

The Philippine Hockey Jersey is now displayed at the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto, Canada. Hockey Philippines announced today on social media the installation of the Philippine hockey jersey at the Hockey Hall of...

Filipino-Ecuadorian Leylah Annie Fernandez captures French Open Junior Singles title

Filipino-Ecuadorian Leylah Annie Fernandez emerged victorious at the French Open Junior Girls Championship in Paris, France. The 16-year-old tennis player of Filipino descent playing for Canada brought down her opponents one after the other in...
The Canadian House of Commons leads the celebration of the first Filipino Heritage Month this June 2019. Credits to Hon Ahmed Hussen.

Canada celebrates first Filipino Heritage month in June

Canada is set to honor its Filipino-Canadian community with the first Filipino Heritage Month this June, in the year that marks the 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Canada and the Philippines. The Filipino Heritage...

Manila travel spots sketches by Vin Quilop on showcase in Art Vancouver

Manila-based freelance artist Vincent "Vin" Quilop is set to showcase Manila's travel spots as the only Filipino to participate in the upcoming Art Vancouver, Canada's largest international art fair. The 25-year old artist was invited...

Catriona Gray shines in native T’nalak skirt and modernized barong in Toronto event

Miss Universe Catriona Gray once again showcased Filipino local art in her fashion by wearing a T'nalak skirt and modernized barong in a fundraising event for Filipino children held in Canada. Gray attended the Toronto...

Philippine National Bobsled Team wins Top 3 in Alberta Cup Championship

The Philippine National Bobsled Team made a strong debut in North America, finishing in the Top 3 of the Alberta Cup Provincial Championship held at the Canada Olympic Park in Calgary. The two-man bobsled team...

Filipino-Canadian Team Baisas wins snow sculpting tilt in Canada

The four Filipino-Canadians of Team Baisas bested other international competitors to win the first prize in the International Snow-Sculpting Competition held as part of Snow Days Festival in Banff, Alberta in Canada held from...

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Ways to Celebrate Buwan ng Wikang Pambansa 2019

It's Buwan ng Wikang Pambansa again this month of August as the Filipino nation celebrates our culture, heritage, and identity through our languages. The country's...