Filipino-American Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Soon, working abroad will be a choice - " VP LeniRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Manila Bulletin

    ... Coordinating Council (HUDCC), spoke to members of the University of the Philippines Association and other Filipino-American communities at the Philippine Center, San Francisco as part of her week long trip to the US. "One day, our OFWs will return ...


  2. Community, legislators respond to Donald Trump labeling Philippines 'terrorist nation'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | West Hawaii Today

    Clement is a Filipino-American, who earned her U.S. citizenship in 2009, currently residing on the Big Island's west side and president of the Kona Visayan Club, a group dedicated to the promotion and perpetuation of Filipino culture and heritage on the island. She, like others in the Big Island community - of Filipino descent or not - are taking offense to recent comments regarding people from the Philippines made by Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.


  3. QC launches Batang 1000 programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Manila Bulletin

    Ending all forms of malnutrition by 2030 is part of the targets set under the Sustainable Development Goals , ratified by countries worldwide in September 2015. The SDG includes achieving by 2025 the internationally agreed targets on stunting and wasting in children under five years of age, and addressing the nutritional needs of adolescent girls, pregnant and lactating women, and older persons.


  4. Proclamation of Filipino Day at Onalaska's City Council meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Mayor Joe Chilson issued a proclamation for the Filipino community in the Seven Rivers Region. The proclamation of Filipino Day celebrate the Filipino heritage in the surrounding communities.


  5. Things to do in New York City this weekendRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Weekender

    Summer Streets: This annual celebration of NYC's streets allows residents to run, walk and bike more than seven miles of the boroughs' streets.


  6. Jersey City councilman denounces 'racist' Trump | Your commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 |

    ... "racist" for his recent comments on Filipino immigrants. Lavarro, the City Council president and the first Filipino-American to be elected to the nine-member council, urged supporters to vote for Trump's Democratic opponent, Hillary Clinton, in ...


  7. Filipino-American councilman from Jersey City denounces 'racist' TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | The Raw Story

    City Council President Rolando Lavarro, the first person of Filipino descent elected to the Jersey City council, is denouncing GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump for suggesting immigrants from the Philippines pose a threat to the United States.


  8. Philippines relief group heading to Saudi Arabia assist thousands of retrenched laborersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Big News

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  9. SEIU Executive Vice President Luisa Blue on Donald Trumps call to ban ...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 8 | PressReleasePoint

    In response to Donald Trump's suggestion that the United States ban immigration from the Philippines, SEIU Executive Vice President Luisa Blue, a Filipina whose parents emigrated from the Philippines, released the following statement: "Donald Trump disrespects Filipinos and exposes his own ignorance and racism by calling for a ban on immigration from the Philippines. His lack of appreciation of the contributions Filipino laborers have made to this country is shocking.


  10. Soriano: The short life of family enterprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Sun-Star

    It is also a fact that most family businesses have a very short life span beyond their founder's stage and that some 95 percent of the family businesses do not survive the third generation of ownership. This is often the consequence of a lack of preparation of the subsequent generations to handle the demands of a growing business and a much larger family.


  11. Leni wants OVP's savings realigned to pro-people advocacy programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Manila Bulletin

    ... the 12th National Empowerment Conference in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania and drum up support from the Filipino-American community in San Francisco, California as her partners to help the marginalized sector. She said in the US interview that she has ...


  12. Sibu Police Rescue 10 Filipino Women Believed To Be Victims Of Human TraffickingRead the original story

    Monday Aug 8 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Sibu police raided a premises at Jalan Hardin here and rescued 10 Filipino women believed to be victims of human trafficking, today. Sibu police chief ACP Saiful Bahari Abdullah said initial investigations revealed that the women, between 20 and 30 years-old, were brought into the country using work permits for entertainers but exploited for immoral activities for almost a year.


  13. 'Bring us home,' plead Filipino migrants stranded in Saudi ArabiaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 8 | Reuters

    Thousands of Filipino workers stranded in Saudi Arabia due to a massive layoff triggered by a slump in oil prices have pleaded to the Philippine government to expedite their repatriation. Some have not been paid for months and have been forced to scavenge in bins for food, a migrant support group said.


  14. A Brief Note on Immigration, Colonial Mentality, and KapwaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | Psychology Today

    In the current political climate, there is a strong and conceivable possibility for America to " suspend immigration from areas of the world where there is a proven history of terrorism against the United States, Europe, or our allies". Even if we use the most stringent definition for what is meant by "areas of the world" to just those considered by the U.S. State Department as "Terrorist Safe Havens," the list of countries to be banned still number 12 - and they are Somalia, Mali, Libya, Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Indonesia, Malaysia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen, and the Philippines.


  15. From Manila to Mount Maunganui: former Filipino street kid wins a rugby scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Waikato Times

    The 21-year-old has been in New Zealand on a four-week scholarship with the Inside Running Academy in Mt Maunganui. The young rugby player is a long way from the humidity of where he grew up on the streets of Manila, Philippines, after his parents abandoned him and his older brother.


  16. Hawaii senator slams Trump on rant against PHRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | Manila Bulletin

    Hawaii Sen. Brian Schatz has criticized US presidential nominee Donald Trump's call for restrictions on immigrants from the Philippines and other countries with high rates of terrorism. While campaigning in Maine, Trump was reported as saying that: "Hillary Clinton wants to have them come in by the hundreds of thousands - just remember.


  17. 'The Punisher' Rodrigo Duterte issues shoot-to-kill orders against politicians in drug warRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Sydney Morning Herald

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  18. Taste of Manila Aug. 20-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | The Philipine Reporter

    The big stage is set for this year's edition of Taste of Manila, the Filipino community's spectacular street festival, organizers announced last week. The event scheduled on the weekend of Aug. 20-21 will take place at its "home" in the past two years, Bathurst and Wilson Ave., North York, now popularly called Little Manila.


  19. Network takes diversity seriouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Sun-Star

    ... the audience really feels engaged in helping to choose that candidate." The Bachelorette almost starred Filipino-American sales representative Caila Quinn. But when news broke out that she would be the new star of the show, there were a lot of ...


  20. James Reid and Nadine Lustre Are the Filipino Love Team You Need to KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | Teen Vogue

    What if Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber only released duets with one another - while simultaneously maintaining a very public relationship? Welcome to the concept of a "love team." In the Philippines, fans aren't squealing over boy bands or just any celebrity; they're obsessed with this concept in entertainment that is unique to the country's outlook on romance.