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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...

ABS-CBN’s “Quezon’s Game” bags 12 film awards in Canada

ABS-CBN's "Quezon's Game" has won 12 international awards at the Cinema WorldFest Awards in Canada. The joint venture production of Star Cinema and iWant, the corporation's streaming service, received the highest number of awards in...

9 Philippine islands are Canada’s choice for Asia’s Top 50 Beaches

Nine Philippine islands have been picked in Asia’s Top 50 Beaches recommended by Canada’s leading online travel agency, Flight Network. El Nido in Palawan was ranked number 1 by the world’s top travel professionals in...

PH Time Is Now Orlando celebrates Filipino “bayanihan”

The third PH Time Is Now held December 1 and 2 in Orlando, Florida capped the winning year for the all-Filipino mentoring summit which was akin to the local “bayanihan,” bringing together Filipinos from all over the world to inspire and mentor each other towards global leadership.

Canadian swimming star Kayla Sanchez is Kapampangan

Kayla Sanchez won the North York Aquatic Cup in Toronto held in early November, clocking in at 23.94 to become the fastest under-18 female in the 50-m freestyle division.

Thia Thomalla crowned Miss Eco International 2018 in Egypt

Miss Philippines Cynthia "Thia" Thomalla is the new Miss Eco International 2018 held in Cairo, Egypt.

NAIA one of the most improved airports in the world in 2018

The Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) has been named as one of the world’s “most improved” airports in 2018, a global survey of London-based research firm Skytrax revealed. Travelers worldwide ranked NAIA – the Philippines’...

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