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Isla de Sta. Cruz to get a facelift

Isla de Sta. Cruz to get a facelift

Tourism Secretary Wanda Corazon T. Teo is thrilled over the inclusion of the Great Santa Cruz Island (also called Isla de Santa Cruz) in Zamboanga...

Events

Looking Back: Lessons from Gallipoli

Looking Back: Lessons from Gallipoli

Back in 2015, Expatch interviewed Col. Bruce Murray AM, former Defence Attaché to the Republic of the Philippines during a media briefing with the...

Business

Review: Top 10 Reasons Why “BPO” is More Fun in the Philippines – Part 3

Review: Top 10 Reasons Why “BPO” is More Fun in the Philippines – Part 3

For the past few weeks, we had a countdown of the top 7 reasons why BPO is more fun in the Philippines. Our last 3 reasons are indeed the best in our...

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Survivor of Bataan Death March and Former Prisoner of War

 

An American survivor of the Bataan Death March (75 years ago) tells his story of survival and gives back to soldiers overseas. Lester Tenney is the founder of “Care Packages From Home”, a non-profit organisation that sends packages to US troops overseas. He wrote the book “My Hitch In Hell” which narrates his experience as a young soldier and prisoner of war in the Philippines during WWII. (Video by: Dr. Sanjay Gupta of CNN)

 


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Friday, 21 April 2017

☆ Manila FAME - the country's premier design and lifestyle event

Time 10:00am - 9:00pm
Venue World Trade Center Manila, Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM), Golden Shell Pavilion, ITC Complex, Roxas Boulevard corner Sen. Gil J. Puyat Avenue, Pasay City, Metro Manila
Description "Considered as the country's premier design and lifestyle event, Manila FAME is a bi-annual showcase of craftsmanship, design innovation, and artisanship in Philippine products. It features finely selected furniture and home furnishings, holiday gifts and décor, and fashion accessories designed and crafted in the Philippines for the global market. | Manila FAME is organized by the Philippine Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), through the Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM). It is the second longest-running trade show in the Asia-Pacific, and is the only trade event in the country that is approved by Union des Foires Internationales (UFI), or the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, a Paris-based association of trade fair organizers founded 90 years ago in Milan, Italy in April 1925. | The Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions’ new Executive Director Clayton Tugonon aims to promote the Philippines as a key sourcing destination for premium food, lifestyle, fashion, and indigenous products, and to support local small-scale businesses to achieve export-level capability and readiness." | For more information, please visit: http://www.manilafame.com/ |

☆ Manila Ocean Park - Manila Splash Promo

Time 10:00am - 8:30pm
Venue Behind Quirino Grandstand, Luneta, City of Manila, Metro Manila
Description This summer, spend a day of up-close learning experience about marine biology and ecology at Manila Ocean Park! Check out these two awesome packages. | Package 1 for only PhP460 for Oceanarium, Trails to Antarctica (Christmas Village and Penguin Exhibit), World of Creepy Crawlies, and Birds of Prey Kingdom | Package 2 for only PhP699 for Oceanarium, Trails to Antarctica (Christmas Village and Penguin Exhibit), World of Creepy Crawlies, Birds of Prey Kingdom, Sea Lion Show, Sharks and Rays (Dry Encounter), Symphony Evening Show, Fish Spa, and Jellies Exhibit | For more information for package deals and rules, please visit https://www.manilaoceanpark.com/. Promo runs until May 28, 2017 for Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. | See you there! |

♬ Classical Music Concert: 34th Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra Concert Season, Timeless Classics, New Beginnings - with Maestro Yoshikazu Fukumura, Music Director and Principal Conductor

Time 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Venue Main Theater, Cultural Center of the Phils., Roxas Blvd., Pasay City, Metro Manila
Description After the historic performance of the PPO at the Carnegie Hall in New York City, USA on June 18, 2016, we take pride in announcing that the country’s premier orchestra is once again embarking on another milestone as it enters its 34th Concert Season (2016-2017) with its new Music Director and Principal Conductor, Maestro Yoshikazu Fukumura; the Japanese conductor hailed by the Philippine Star as “vigorous, totally focused, fiery conductor who infused the almost 80-member PPO with his vitality and energy.” | Maestro Fukumura has prepared an outstanding season repertoire and invited international and renowned local artists as guest soloists for the season. Among the roster of musicians to be featured this season are Ryu Goto (violin), Shoko Fukuda (soprano), Camille Lopez-Molina (alto), Hiroshi Watanabe (tenor), Noel Azcona (bass), Eduardo Fernandez (guitar) Adolfo Mendoza (bassoon), Diomedes Saraza, Jr. (violin), Renato Lucas (cello) and Monique Duphil (piano). The eclectic programme ranges from Beethoven’s majestic 9th Symphony in D minor, featuring a 100-member chorus, to the riveting modern piece, “El Conga del Fuego” by Arturo Marques. | A special appearance of former PPO Conductor Maestro Olivier Ochanine is also in store. From the wide-ranging gamut of orchestral gems to an extraordinary spectrum of soloists, the new concert season, billed as Timeless Classics, New Beginnings dazzles from every angle. | mp♬

Saturday, 22 April 2017

☆ Instituto Cervantes: International Book Day ("Dia del Libro")

Time 10:00am - 10:00pm
Venue Ayala Triangle Gardens, Paseo De Roxas St. corner Ayala Avenue, Makati City, Metro Manila
Description "Instituto Cervantes, the cultural arm of the Spanish Embassy in Manila, Philippines will once again be abuzz with cultural and fun activities to celebrate the Día del Libro or the International Book Day. | Thousands of books will be gathered around its premises in Ayala Triangle. As in previous years, Día del Libro will feature top bookstores and publishing houses that will be selling a wide array of books at a 20% discount. | Admission to all Día del libro activities is FREE on a First-Come, First-Served basis." | For more information, please call 526 1482 or visit http://manila.cervantes.es or www.facebook.com/InstitutoCervantesManila.

☆ Manila FAME - the country's premier design and lifestyle event

Time 10:00am - 9:00pm
Venue World Trade Center Manila, Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM), Golden Shell Pavilion, ITC Complex, Roxas Boulevard corner Sen. Gil J. Puyat Avenue, Pasay City, Metro Manila
Description "Considered as the country's premier design and lifestyle event, Manila FAME is a bi-annual showcase of craftsmanship, design innovation, and artisanship in Philippine products. It features finely selected furniture and home furnishings, holiday gifts and décor, and fashion accessories designed and crafted in the Philippines for the global market. | Manila FAME is organized by the Philippine Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), through the Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM). It is the second longest-running trade show in the Asia-Pacific, and is the only trade event in the country that is approved by Union des Foires Internationales (UFI), or the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, a Paris-based association of trade fair organizers founded 90 years ago in Milan, Italy in April 1925. | The Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions’ new Executive Director Clayton Tugonon aims to promote the Philippines as a key sourcing destination for premium food, lifestyle, fashion, and indigenous products, and to support local small-scale businesses to achieve export-level capability and readiness." | For more information, please visit: http://www.manilafame.com/ |

❊ Babypalooza Bazaar

Time 10:00am - 7:00pm
Venue Fortune Hall, Elements Centris, EDSA corner Quezon Ave., Quezon City, Metro Manila
Description The Babypalooza Bazaar is a baby fair in Metro Manila, catering to new and expectant parents. Our visitors can look forward to finding pre-loved items in great condition as well as brand new products, gear and services. | For more information, please visit http://www.babypalooza.ph/ or call (0917) 814 8447 or (0917) 609 1472.

InterNations Manila: Summer Party at I'M Makati Pool Bar

Time 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Venue I'M Makati Pool Bar, Ayala Avenue cor. Makati Avenue, Makati City, Metro Manila
Description Note: This is an Albatross Group activity for the Albatross members only. For new/basic members, you may join in any two (2) of our AG activities for free as a trial. For inquiries, log in at www.internations.org. | Fees: | Albatross Member PHP400 | Basic Member PHP800 | Not signed up for event PHP900 | Entrance fee includes welcome drinks, raffle prizes, new friends and a great experience! | It's getting hotter in here! We are bringing you another newest and trendy pool bar lounge in the metro — I'M is the first 5 star hotel in the Poblacion district of Makati and houses the first Onsen Spa in the Philippines, also the largest urban spa property in the country. I'M hotel is designed by renowned Singapore-based architect, this property is a picture of sophistication and elegance. Lounging beds are positioned at an elevated platform above the pool serving as a fantastic vantage point for relaxation and people-watching. | This is a rain or shine event so... Join us for another colorful summer treat! Let's network and connect whilst enjoying this exciting and striking outdoor ambiance. | Attire: Smart Casual (no flip-flops) | When you arrive at the venue, and whilst at the registration, please do not forget to drop your business card for a chance to WIN on our RAFFLE DRAW. | Parking: Car space is available on a first come first serve basis – please approach the bar manager or bar cashier for validation of your free car space. || ✔ Drinks after welcome drinks: | - House Red Wine | - House White Wine | - House Pours – Vodka, Whisky, Rum, Tequila | - Local Beers | - Assorted Soft drinks and Juices (no fresh juice) | *Drinks can be purchased at the bar and paid on individual account. | *Cash and Credit Card are both accepted. | *Bar will be open until 22:00 only. | ✔ Foods: | You can order the foods at your own account with normal bar prices. | Please RSVP only if you are sure you can make it and if there are any changes in your plans after signing up please update your attendance. Feel free to bring your international friends, but please invite them to sign up first to InterNations. Please be responsible and do not drink and drive. | Eleanor Webley, InterNations Ambassador Manila |

☆ Film Screening: Red Dot Cinema Vol.2: 7 Asian Short Films

Time 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Venue Penbrothers , 6k 100 OPL Building, C. Palanca Street corner Dela Rosa Street, Legazpi Village, Makati City, Metro Manila
Description "Red Dot Cinema curates inspiring Asian short films and organises screening events around to the world. Founded in 2015, Red Dot Cinema has travelled to 19 cities worldwide, bringing Asian short films, diverse Asian cultures, social issues, and entertainment to the global audience. | Red Dot Cinema will be coming to Manila, Philippines for the first time with the collaboration with Penbrothers coworking space." | Tickets: Pre-sale PhP250, at the door PhP300. Talk and discussion by Red Dot Cinema co-founders. | For more information like movie schedules, movie trailers and more, please visit http://www.reddotcinema.com/manila. |

Sunday, 23 April 2017

❊ NatGeo Earth Day Run 2017

Time 1:00am - 7:00am
Venue SM Mall of Asia, Seaside Blvd., Pasay City, Metro Manila
Description 1:00am (for 42K) | 2:30am (for 21K) | 4:00am (for 10K) | 4:20am (for 5K) | National Geographic in cooperation with Cherifer Premium brings you the 2017 edition of NatGeo’s Earth Day Run. Four categories will be available for all types of runners and will test both your fitness and willingness to support efforts in helping to preserve Mother Nature. | Registration Fees: Php850 - 5KM (Singlet, Race Bib, LED Shoe Lace), Php950 - 10KM (Singlet, Race Bib, LED Shoe Lace), Php1,400 - (Singlet, Race Bib, LED Shoe Lace, Finisher Shirt, Finisher Medal), Php1,800 (Singlet, Race Bib, LED Shoe Lace, Finisher Shirt, Finisher Medal) | Registration Centers: Ground Floor, The Block, SM North EDSA | Upper Ground Floor, SM Aura | SM Mall of Asia | For more information, please visit http://www.natgeorunph.com/.

☆ Manila FAME - the country's premier design and lifestyle event

Time 10:00am - 9:00pm
Venue World Trade Center Manila, Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM), Golden Shell Pavilion, ITC Complex, Roxas Boulevard corner Sen. Gil J. Puyat Avenue, Pasay City, Metro Manila
Description "Considered as the country's premier design and lifestyle event, Manila FAME is a bi-annual showcase of craftsmanship, design innovation, and artisanship in Philippine products. It features finely selected furniture and home furnishings, holiday gifts and décor, and fashion accessories designed and crafted in the Philippines for the global market. | Manila FAME is organized by the Philippine Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), through the Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM). It is the second longest-running trade show in the Asia-Pacific, and is the only trade event in the country that is approved by Union des Foires Internationales (UFI), or the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, a Paris-based association of trade fair organizers founded 90 years ago in Milan, Italy in April 1925. | The Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions’ new Executive Director Clayton Tugonon aims to promote the Philippines as a key sourcing destination for premium food, lifestyle, fashion, and indigenous products, and to support local small-scale businesses to achieve export-level capability and readiness." | For more information, please visit: http://www.manilafame.com/ |

★ Summer Art Workshop 2017 ~ Ballet, Voice and Guitar ~ for ages 5 to 16 ~ in cooperation with Lisa Macuja School of Ballet Manila, Sta. Ana Elementary School and Lola Grande Foundation

Time 8:00am - 5:00pm
Venue Unit 47, Eurovilla Townhomes, Lamayan St., corner New Panaderos St., Santa Ana, Manila
Description Join Lola Grande Summer Arts Workshop or learn ballet from Lisa Macuja's Ballet Manila. Workshop fee: PhP1500 | Registration is ongoing. For more information, call Maricris Sahagun and/or text: 0947-223-5841 | 225 8076 | 217 5355 | Let us make our summer entertaining and fun. | Beat summer boredom! Avoid too much exposure of your children to violent online games and others. Enrol them to our Summer Arts Workshop! | Learn how to dance ballet (facilitators are professional ballet dancers from Lisa Macuja's Ballet Manila); sing like Annie and play the guitar like a pro! |

Hash House Harries Manila: Run#224, Merville Park, Parañaque

Time 1:15pm - 5:00pm
Venue meet up outside the minimart on Polaris St. corner Jupiter St., Bel-Air Village, Makati City, Metro Manila
Description Run: 3PM sharp. Try to show up at the run site by 2:30 so you have plenty of time to check in with Hash Cash. | Makati Meet-up: 1.15 to leave at 1.30pm sharp. Outside the minimart on the corner of Polaris and Jupiter streets. Arrange your rides or alternative transport in advance. | Hash Cash: Men - P250; Women - P100; Children - P50. | Directions: Go to the Nomads gate and then ask the guard how to get to Guadalajara Park. Bring some stuff to BBQ as there is a really nice BBQ area and that is the Run Start and On On afterwards. | Facebook users can find us here: https://www.facebook.com/MakatiHash |

Monday, 24 April 2017

AmCham: Health and Wellness Committee Meeting: Heart Failure Surgery: What We Can Do Now In The Philippines - with guest speaker, Dr. Ramon Diaz

Time 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue AmCham Hall, 2/F Corinthian Plaza Building, Paseo De Roxas, Makati City, Metro Manila
Description Guest Speakers: | 1. Dr. Ramon Diaz, Chief of the Section of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (TCVS), Makati Medical Center | 2. Dr. Martin Manahan, Obstetrician & Gynecologists, Makati Medical Center | The registration will start at 11:30 AM. This Event is FREE. Refreshments will be served. | This month's Healthcare and Wellness Committee meeting shall discuss surgical treatments for heart failure and the treatments that are available now in the Philippines and Water Immersion Therapy, a superior Non-Medicated form of natural delivery for child birth. | Should you have queries please contact Ms. Trixia Bravo at trixia@amchamphilippines.com. You may also reach her at (02) 818-7911 loc. 213. |

AmCham: Sustainable Energy for Filipinos - with guest speaker Mr. Iliac Diaz, Founder and Exec. Director, MyShelter Foundation, Inc. Philippines

Time 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue Elks Club, 7/F Corinthian Plaza Bldg., Paseo de Roxas, Makati City, Metro Manila
Description "Liter of Light is dedicated in providing affordable, sustainable solar lighting to people in off-grid areas who live in the darkness. By using recycled plastic bottles and other locally sourced materials, Liter of Light has created easy-to-make bottle lights. Thousands of these bottle lights have been installed not only in the Philippines but also in more than 15 countries to illuminate homes, businesses and streets." | Tariff: PhP500 (Member and non-member) | For more information, please contact Mr. Migs Calaguian at migs@amchamphilippines.com or call 818-7911 loc. 203. | About the speaker: Mr. Illac Angelo Diaz is the Founder and Executive Director of MyShelter Foundation, Inc. Philippines and Design Against the Elements Challenge. His organization, MyShelter Foundation, Inc, established the first earthbag and bamboo school construction practice in Asia to addresses the shortage of clinics and educational infrastructure in the rural areas by using more affordable indigenous (rather than fully manufactured) construction materials. Their organization built five clinics and twenty classrooms earthen at one fourth of the cost, built the first bamboo school classrooms in Camarines Sur, taught seminars on how to preserves dwindling forest resources in the country while enhancing the rural population’s capability to build their own communities in 10 provinces. | ​ Illac Diaz has also received numerous commendations such as 1.) 2008 Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum; 2.) DHL Young Entrepreneurs for Sustainability; 3.) People of the Year, Philippines by People Magazine Asia; 4.) Ernst & Young, Innovation Entrepreneur of the Year; 5.) Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the World, JCI International; and 6.) Ten Outstanding Young Men of the Philippines for Social Entrepreneurship. | ​ He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Management Economics from Ateneo de Manila University. He studied at the Asian Institute of Management for his Masters in Entrepreneurship, where he was an Honors & Prestige Award Recipient. He was also a Fulbright-Humphry Scholar at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Finally, he took up Masters in Public Administration, Mid-Career Candidate at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government where he was a Catherine Reynolds Scholar in Social Enterprise and a finalist at the Harvard Business Plan Competition. |

☠☆ Monday Madness at Handlebar Manila!

Time 5:00pm - 12:00am
Venue Handlebar Manila, 31 Polaris St., Bel-air Village, Makati City, Metro Manila
Description Monday Madness at Handlebar Manila is all about enjoying local beers and local spirits/mixes for only PhP55! (from 5pm - 12mn, no premium) | For more information: http://handlebar.com.ph/index.htm

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

★★★ ANZAC Day ★★★

☆ Conference: Computerworld Security Summit

Time 8:15am - 2:30pm
Description "The Computerworld Security Summit, organized by the Executive Networks Media Pte Ltd will take place on 25th April 2017 in Manila, Philippines. The conference will cover areas like cloud, mobile and big data, have increased the volume of threats and the opportunities for malicious or accidental data loss have grown exponentially." "Computerworld's long running Security Summit returns for the 11th consecutive year, bringing together CISOs, CIOs, Heads of IT, information security specialists, leading technology providers and industry thought leaders. This year's Summit will continue to provide the latest case studies and updates in information security revolving around the theme of "Predict, Prevent, Manage and Recover". | As technology advances, so do the opportunities and complexity of attacks, leaks and data loss. The Computerworld Security Summit 2017 will look at the current and future threats that organisations are facing, and the latest thinking around how to counteract them." I Registration starts at 8:15am. Welcome Address begins at 8:55am. For registration enquiries, please call Sam Yamzon, Philippines Representative Office Manager ~ Tel: + 63 2576 4452 ~ E-mail: syamzon@execnetworks.com | For more details: https://www.computerworld.ph/microsites/cwp/computerworld-philippines-security-summit-2017/ | Ref. http://10times.com/computerworld-security-summit |

AmCham: Agritourism and Entrepreneurship: A Tool for Rural Development - with guest speaker, Ms. Josie Costales, Chairman, Costales Nature Farms

Time 10:00am - 12:00pm
Venue AmCham Hall, 2/F Corinthian Plaza Bldg., Paseo de Roxas, Makati City, Metro Manila
Description "Learn from Ms. Josie Costales of Costales Nature Farms on how Agritourism positively develop the rural areas of the Philippines." Tariff: PhP500 (Member and non-member) | For more information, contact Ms. KV Rojas at kv@amchamphilippines.com or 818-7911 loc. 217. |

☆ Global Citizenship Seminar by Henley and Partners

Time 11:30am - 3:00pm
Venue Makati Shangri-La, Manila, Makati City, Metro Manila
Description "Henley & Partners cordially invites you, as a member of the American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines, to our exclusive Global Citizenship Seminar at the Shangri-La Makati Hotel, Manila, Philippines. | This invitation-only event is free of charge and is an opportunity for AmCham members to gain a better understanding of the latest international trends and developments in investment migration. Attendees will have the chance to engage with leading industry professionals and international experts on the Caribbean and European citizenship-by-investment programs, as well as residence-by-investment in the UK, Europe, the UAE, and Asia. | Whether it's the ease of visa-free travel provided by citizenship in a Caribbean country or the security afforded by acquiring European citizenship, Henley & Partners believes that every person should have the control to define their future and experience the freedom and peace of mind that dual citizenship has to offer. | The seminar will include an update on the OECD Common Reporting Standard (CRS) by Zac Lucas, Head of Private Clients at Gowling WLG, who will focus on the practical differences between Singapore and Hong Kong in the implementation of the CRS, amongst other topics around the Automatic Exchange of Information. | Space is limited therefore please confirm your registration via return email to philippines@henleyglobal.com. | The event is scheduled for next Tuesday, April 25th and begins with registration and lunch at 11h30 at the Shangri-La Makati Hotel and will conclude at 15h00. | We hope that you will be able to join us to learn more about these exciting programs, unique investment opportunities and to better understand the benefits of dual citizenship. || Kind regards, Dominic Volek, IMCM, Managing Partner, Head South East Asia

AmCham: Professional Women of AmCham Committee Meeting: The Duterte Presidency and the Rule of Law - with guest speaker, Atty. Salvador S. Panelo

Time 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue AmCham Hall, 2/F Corinthian Plaza Bldg., Paseo de Roxas, Makati City, Metro Manila
Description Save the Date! On April 25, the Professional Women of AmCham will discuss the Duterte Presidency. | About the speaker: | Atty. Salvador S. Panelo, Lawyer "Salvador "Sal" San Buenaventura Panelo is a Filipino lawyer from Camarines Sur, Philippines. He is the Chief Legal Counsel of President Rodrigo Duterte who also served as the former Davao City Mayor's legal adviser during his 2016 presidential campaign. | As a private lawyer, he has handled cases involving politicians and other controversial personalities. He is also a former Director of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines." | For more information, please contact Ms. Trixia Bravo at trixia@amchamphilippines.com. You may also reach her at (02) 818-7911 loc. 213. |



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Mindful Living: Clean up your Mess for Earth Day – 22 April

If animals could only speak, they would most likely say to us, “Your trash is killing me!”     Why would they say...

Mindful Living: Clean up your Mess for Earth Day – 22 April
posted on: Apr 21, 2017 | author:

Sports Schedule from Howzat ~ Week 4 ~ April 2017

Come and join us as we celebrate the ANZAC weekend with Australian fast bowling legend, Merv Hughes!   It’s going to...

Sports Schedule from Howzat ~ Week 4 ~ April 2017
posted on: Apr 20, 2017 | author:

Sports Schedule from Howzat ~ Week 4 ~ April 2017

Watch your favourite sports LIVE on HD at Howzat Sports Bar! ☆ Cheers and enjoy the weekend! See you...

Sports Schedule from Howzat ~ Week 4 ~ April 2017
posted on: Apr 19, 2017 | author:

Heatstroke: Surviving the Summer Heat

The hot days of summer are now here! Summer is the hottest of the four seasons and depending on where you are in the world, the...

Heatstroke: Surviving the Summer Heat
posted on: Apr 17, 2017 | author:
Charlie Mendoza: How Glaucoma almost took away my vision

Charlie Mendoza: How Glaucoma almost took away my vision

posted on: Apr 11, 2017 | author:

“One day, I just woke up to cloudy vision,” says 39-year- old banker, Charlie Mendoza. Since then, he would experience...

In Tagalog: Walang iwanan

In Tagalog: Walang iwanan

posted on: Apr 10, 2017 | author:

Translation: No goodbyes   Write the author.   Word Guide: Wala – (adjective/adverb) none or without  ~ The...

Sports Schedule from Howzat ~ Week 2 ~ April 2017

Sports Schedule from Howzat ~ Week 2 ~ April 2017

posted on: Apr 7, 2017 | author:

Watch your favourite sports LIVE on HD TV at Howzat Sports Bar! Enjoy SubZero beer for the hot summer.   Write the...

USS Fitzgerald Arrives in Subic Bay

USS Fitzgerald Arrives in Subic Bay

posted on: Apr 6, 2017 | author:

Subic Bay, April 1, 2017 — The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) arrived in Subic Bay for a...

Easter Sunday for Kids – 2017 List of Parties in Manila

Easter Sunday for Kids – 2017 List of Parties in Manila

posted on: Apr 5, 2017 | author:

Easter Sunday is on the 16th of April 2017. Where do you plan to take your kids for a fun day of games, Easter egg hunt and fun...

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