Filipino-American Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Filipino lunch benefit.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Monterey County Weekly

    The Filipino Community Organization of the Monterey Peninsula offers Filipino lunch plates to support their outreach and educational programs. The lunch includes pancit, lumpia, steamed rice and chicken asado.

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  2. TFC Connect, takes on a new vibe as it celebrates nine years of keeping Filipinos closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | PR Log

    ... interactive segments and will welcome new host and youtube star, Wil Dasovich. Dasovich is a 24-year-old Filipino-American who personifies the 2nd gen OF. He has been shuttling between the Philippines and the U.S. for almost three years and the "TFC ...

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  3. Grand ball caps PHL Independence Day celebration in Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Weekend Balita

    ... event apparently dwarfed all other formal dance parties or balls that were simultaneously held by other Filipino-American groups in Los Angeles. Consul General Leo Herrera-Lim, the guest speaker, extolled the heroism of overseas Filipino workers ...

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  4. Taiwanese company Chia Tung ordered to back-pay $62,000 to Filipino ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Daily Mail

    '$4-an-hour' workers: Taiwanese company ordered to back-pay $62,000 to Filipino men brought to Australia on temporary visas say workplace laws don't apply to them A Taiwanese manufacturing company who was ordered to pay more than $870,000 to its exploited workers last year will face court after refusing to back-pay another two of its employees, who were allegedly paid just $4.90 an hour. The Fair Work Ombudsman has started proceedings in the Federal Circuit Court against Chia Tung Development Corp and its director Michael Chen-Fa Lin.

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  5. Tot: The Untold, Yet Spectacular Story of (A Filipino) Hulk HoganRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | City Pages

    The allure of wrestling's simplified-yet-amplified view of conflict forms the basis of Filipino-American playwright Victor Maog's tot: The Untold, Yet Spectacular Story of Hulk Hogan . Telling the story of a young boy who leaves his home country behind to reunite with his parents in San Francisco, Maog's work reflects upon how something as cartoonish as professional wrestling can offer a fanciful escape from the ceaseless anxieties of navigating a foreign culture.

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  6. Filipino heritage, U.S. ties honored in AlamedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    ... for national destiny and sovereignty. "I'm grateful for the community in Alameda for doing so much for our Filipino-American community," he continued. "Your work makes us proud. Thank you and congratulations." The solo show 'Satchmo' by Terry ...

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  7. Somerville Adds a Pop of FlavorRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | WGBH

    ... is going to be next, but the menu can change depending on where we're at." Tiglao is serving her signature Filipino-American barbecue at the second event in the Flavor Lounge series this Saturday. After moving to the Boston area to study and work in ...

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  8. Robredo unfazed by roadblocks to her oathtaking as VPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Sun-Star

    VICE President-elect Leni Robredo shrugged off threats by some groups to derail her oath taking over an alleged disqualification case filed against her over an election offense she allegedly committed in 2013. Robredo, who defeated Ferdinand Marcos Jr. in the recent vice presidential derby by a slim margin, continue to be hounded by charges of alleged poll fraud.

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  9. How One Woman Fought for Human Rights in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Time

    Lumads start their march to Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City. Hundreds of "Lumad" marched to the headquarters of the Armed Forces of the Philippines in Camp Aguinaldo, to call for justice for the killings of their tribes men, allegedly perpetrated by members of the Philippine military.

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  10. Fil-Ams in DC celebrate PHL Independence Day with dynamic PHL-US diplomatic relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Weekend Balita

    ... More than 300 guests from the United States Government, foreign diplomatic corps, private sector, and the Filipino-American community gathered at the Pavilion Floor of the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center on 09 June 2016 to join ...

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  11. PH commitment to MCC lauded in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    Philippine Ambassador to the US Jose L. Cuisia Jr. has cited the partnership that Philippines and the US have forged in under the Millennium Challenge Corp. . "The United States has made significant contributions to our country's development throughout the years in the same way that Filipino-Americans have contributed to its growth and prosperity.

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  12. Filipino man claims death threats from members of powerful Christian churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | CBC News

    Lowell Menorca holds the image he claims a family member found on his car in the Philippines. He says the note prompted him to leave the country, and he is now seeking refugee status in Canada.

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  13. DFA's FSI, Johns Hopkins build partnership to advance PHL's diplomatic knowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Weekend Balita

    ... to the roundtable members composed of US government officials, private sector representatives and Filipino-American community members. Professor William Wise, SAIS Associate Director of the Southeast Asia Studies Program also recognized Philippine ...

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  14. Wala pa ako sa kondisyon -- Valdez after dropping 26 pointsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | ABS-CBN News

    The three-time UAAP Most Valuable player showed no signs of rust despite being away from volleyball battle for more than a month. Valdez showed the way for BaliPure's third straight victory Monday in her debut as the Purest Water Defenders outlasted the University of the Philippines Lady Maroons, 20-25, 25-22, 15-25, 25-17, 15-12, in the 13th V-League Open Conference at The Arena in San Juan.

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  15. Meet the 2016 Loyal Horton award winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Food Management

    The University of Notre Dame's Filipino-American Student Organization approached Campus Dining in early 2015 with the idea of collaborating to expand its annual Filipino cultural event, Fiestang, a traditional celebration of the Filipino culture including music, dances and food. FASO worked with Campus Dining to create an authentic Filipino menu and festive decor for the celebration April 11, 2015.

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  16. Crime on rise in Seoul's foreign townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Korea Herald

    For many Seoulites, a visit to Daerim-dong or Yeonnam-dong would mean a stop in the district's Chinatown for exotic menus featuring lamb skewers or bubble tea. It is also in such ethnic zones that Chinese immigrants tend to search for an affordable home in their new country.

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  17. Miss Puerto Princesa wins Miss Philippines Earth 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Sun-Star

    German Imelda Schweighart bested 45 other entrants to win the Miss Philippines Earth 2016 crown on Saturday, June 11, at the UP Theater, Diliman, Quezon City. In the final question and answer portion, Schweighart, 21, was asked: "If you had the chance to talk one-on-one with president-elect Duterte, what assistance would you ask from him on your climate change advocacy?" "My climate change advocacy is banning genetically modified organisms and genetically modified seeds, because I believe in natural food in order to feed our mind, body, and soul.

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  18. Burnie celebrates Filipino cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Advocate

    Burnie mayor Anita Dow appeared as a guest speaker, while Labor Senator Anne Urquhart and Braddon candidate Justine Keay were among the attendees. More than 120 people turned out for the celebration, which aims to showcase and promote Filipino dance culture and traditional food.

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  19. First Filipino festival flourishing downtownRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2016 | CKNW News Talk 980

    Don't let the weather stand in the way of a fun fiesta. Edmonton's 40,000 strong Filipino community isn't worried about the rain, nor the wind, nor the cool temperatures.

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  20. Independence Day celebration offers modern version of Filipino tradition Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | RecordNET

    The unmistakable smell of lumpia filled the air on the east side of the Weber Point Events Center while the sound of traditional Filipino music called from the west side Saturday as hundreds gathered to celebrate Philippine Independence Day. The event was held to commemorate the Philippine declaration of independence from Spain on June 12, 1898.

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