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Chino Sy Tancontian grabs bronze in 2019 Asian Judo Cup in HongKong

Davao City's Chino Sy Tancontian brought home the bronze medal from the International Judo Federation (IJF) Asian Cup Cadets and Juniors Championships in HongKong. The country's Judo and Sambo fighter, who delivered the Philippines' first...
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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...

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...

1st Filipino Film Festival in South Korea opens in September

The first Filipino film festival in South Korea is scheduled to open in September 2019 - right before the opening of Busan International Film Festival. Korea Pinoy International Film Festival in Seoul will be a...

Nash Ang sets up online Sari-Sari Pinoy Store in South Korea

Filipino social entrepreneur Nash Ang has brought the Philippines to South Korea through the online Pinoy Store - an e-commerce platform which functions much like a Pinoy neighborhood sari-sari store. Pinoy Store sells Filipino products...

Baguio City’s Saint Louis University Dance Troupe showcases Filipino folk dances in Korea

Saint Louis University (SLU) Dance Troupe from Baguio City showcased the beauty of Filipino folk dances at the 2019 Jinju World Folk Arts Biennale in Jinju, South Korea. The Filipino dance troupe performed various Igorot...

Filipino students win 21 Golds in World Mathematics Invitational in Korea

One hundred eleven grade school students from the Philippines performed as a powerhouse team, bringing home a total of 97 Medals and 14 Merit Awards from the the 2018 World Mathematics Invitational (WMI) held in Yonsei University, South Korea.

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.

Meet Asa Miller, PHL’s only representative to the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Known as a tropical country, the Philippines has sent delegations to the Winter Olympics four times since 1972, the most recent of which was figure skater Michael Christian Martinez, who went to Sochi, Russia...

PHI wins 6 golds, 2nd overall in Muay Thai tourney in Korea

The Philippine team of Muay Thai fighters finished second place overall after winning 6 golds, 1 silver, and 2 bronze medals at the 1st World Youth Martial Arts Masterships (WYMA Masterships) in Jincheon, South...
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3 Philippine cities are Earth Hour City Challenge finalists

Three cities in the Philippines have made it as finalists in the Earth Hour City Challenge (EHCC), the World Wide Fund for Nature

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