Category: Staff Pick

FARTH concludes 13th Volleyball Tournament in high-blazing finals

An exciting and entertaining volleyball tournament was organized by the Filipino Alliance in Rayong Thailand (FARTH) in its 13th Volleyball Tournament Season, held from February 3 – March 17, 6:00-9:00 pm, at the Anuban Taksin Rayong International School. Volleyball fans and friends joined in to witness the elimination games which were done throughout the scheduled… Read more »

Thailand to release new banknotes in April

Following the ascension to the throne of King Maha Vajiralongkorn December last year, he is now taking his place on Thailand’s banknotes and currency. In a Coconuts Bangkok report, the Bank of Thailand today has already unveiled new banknotes that feature the image of the kingdom’s current monarch. Banknotes bearing the image of King Rama… Read more »

PAL announces seat sale for as low as PHP77

Fly almost anywhere in the Philippines for as low as PHP77 as Philippine Airlines announces its 77th Anniversary Seat Sale. Seat sale starts from March 5 to 11 and you can avail of discounted seats starting from PHP77 for most Clark-based flights. PAL also has Manila-based flights starting at PHP777. Fly Manila-Cebu for as low… Read more »

AirAsia PH soon to offer Manila-Bangkok

Flying to the Land of Smiles may now get cheaper as competition between budget airlines gets more stiff. AirAsia Philippines has just announced its plan to launch a Manila-Bangkok route in the second quarter of 2018, a move seen as an apparent expansion by the Malaysian budget carrier AirAsia Berhad. In an Inquirer report dated… Read more »

“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 »