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Yuka Saso and Aidric Chan win prestigious US junior golf tournaments

Yuka Saso and Aidric Chan brought honour to the Philippine golfing world by bagging two major junior tournaments in the United States. Asian Games gold medalist Yuka Saso captured the Girls Junior PGA Championship in...
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Foreign tourists visiting the Philippines in 2019 continue to improve 2018 numbers

Over 3.4 million foreign tourists have visited the Philippines between January to May of 2019, a marked improvement on the visitor arrivals for the same period in 2018. The 2019 rate is 9.76 percent higher...
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Philippines ranks 3rd in CEOWorld’s Best Countries to Invest in 2019

The Philippines ranked as the 3rd best country to invest in or do business for 2019, according to CEOWorld survey results. The Philippines named one of Expat Explorer's best places for expats, ranked in the...
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Philippines upsets South Korea to bag 3rd in Asia-Oceania Floorball Championships

The Philippine floorball team beat the highly-favored South Korean team in overtime, 6-5, to win the bronze medal in the recently concluded Asia Oceania Floorball Confederation Cup at the Alonte Sports Arena in Manila. The...
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Philippines climbs 4 notches in Global Peace Index

The Philippines climbed up 4 notches on the 2019 Global Peace Index (GPI) released by Sydney's Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP). The Southeast Asian nation now ranks 134th among 163 countries evaluated in the...

The Philippines moves up “Best Places in the World to Live & Work” Expat...

The Philippines moved up two notches in the "Best Places in the World to Live & Work" rankings released by Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation's (HSBC) Expat Explorer. From the 26th spot in 2018, the...

Filipino travelers with US visa gain easier access to Argentina

The Philippines and Argentina are working closely for Filipino travelers planning to visit the famous South American country. The Argentine government announced that Filipinos holding a non-immigrant B2 United States visa may now find...

North Cotobato’s Christine Jodloman is PHL delegate to Youth Agricultural Summit in Brazil

Christine Jodloman from North Cotabato has been picked by the Bayer Agricultural Education Program to represent the Philippines in the forthcoming Youth Ag Summit 2019 in Brasilia, Brazil from November 4-6. Bayer selected 100 participants...

How to Tour the Philippines in 2 Hours via Lakbay Museo

What if you could go around to tour the Philippines in just 2 hours? An interactive Lakbay Museo in Pasay City elevates the museum experience for those who would love to have adventures without...

Filipino soldiers receive Taegeuk Medal South Korea’s highest medal for bravery

Two Filipino soldiers received the coveted “Taegeuk Medal” (Medal for Valor), South Korea’s highest military decoration given to a soldier for bravery in combat during the Korean War. The recipients were retired Maj. Maximo Young...

Lonely Planet picks Palawan one of the Best Destinations in Asia Pacific

Popular travel guide Lonely Planet has recommended Palawan in the Philippines as one of the 10 Best Unforgettable Travel Destinations in the Asia Pacific. Palawan was named the Top 8 choice of Lonely Planet travel...

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...

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