Category: Staff Pick

“A Cause for the Heart” – Religious Musical Concert for Primo Estrella

Everyone is invited to “A Cause for the Heart – A Religious Musical Concert”, happening on March 3, 2:30-4:30pm, at the Ekamai Auditorium, Pridi Banomyong. This is a concert for a cause. Proceeds will go to the hospitalization expenses of Mr. Primo Estrella, who has suffered from cardiac arrest caused by ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI).… Read more »

Fatigued and overworked Filipino with Pleurisy dies

Overwork and fatigue has taken a huge toll on one Filipino teacher in Bangkok. PinoyThaiyo reports with a heavy heart that Josh Lagasca, also known as Josh Lertkunakorn on Facebook, succumbed to pneumonia yesterday February 28. This news was confirmed after Mrs. Josephine Jamilla Lagasca, Josh’s mother, posted a heart-wrenching post using Josh’s Facebook profile… Read more »

St. Robert’s successfully conducts international conference

St. Robert’s Group of Companies successfully led its first international conference entitled: “Blending the Traditional Method of Teaching with e-Learning”, held last February 24 and 25, at the Baiyoke Sky Hotel in Pratunam, Bangkok. The conference was organized by the University of Makati – Circles of Professional Educators, Inc. Over 380 participants joined in the… Read more »

Ambassador Aragon and other embassy representatives visit CP plant in Saraburi

Philippine Ambassador to Thailand Mary Jo A. Bernardo-Aragon, together with other embassy representatives, visited the Charoen Pokphand Food (CPF) Public Co. Ltd. in Saraburi, particularly the chicken processing plant, as posted on the Philippine Embassy’s website last February 12. CP has already engaged in aquaculture and agriculture businesses in the Philippines and this time, the… Read more »

Filipino AIT students win big in AIT Student Union Cultural Show

Filipino students from Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) bagged multiple awards in the AIT Student Union Cultural Show, held on February 10, at the AIT Auditorium, with the theme, “All About 20th Century”. The AIT Filipino Student Association (AFSA) joined 5 out of 6 categories and had won the following: Non-traditional Dance Competition – Winner… Read more »

PAL first Philippine airline receives 4-star rating from Skytrax

Philippine flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is now a 4-star airline. This upgrade rating is given by London-based Skytrax after a tedious auditing of its in-flight and on-ground services. This announcement was done by PAL themselves last Thursday, February 8. The up ranking was also due to the “major enhancement to its end-to-end passenger experience”,… Read more »