What are holidays observed by the PHL Embassy in Thailand?
The House of Congress Committee on Health has approved a proposal to give free dialysis to poor Filipinos, says in a UNTV report. The said proposed law mandates each government hospital nationwide to set up dialysis facilities. The bill also seeks to expand the PhilHealth coverage benefit package to also include kidney transplant. Additional to… Read more »
PHirst Park Homes unit prices in Tanza, Cavite range from 1.4 million to 3 million pesos. Meanwhile, the same project also being developed in Lipa, Batangas starts from 1.1 million pesos.
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 »
An 83-year old man was arrested for raping a 4-year old girl in the southern province of Nakhon Si Thammarat, Tuesday, February 13, in Muang district. Officers arrested Sonthi Chaorenjit at his house in Khlang for allegedly raping the 4-year old girl on February 2. Sonthi confessed to the said crime. He is a relative… Read more »
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 »
Chef Dards is back with more Filipino dishes, and this time, he was able to prepare authentic Filipino dishes at the Thai International Travel Fair 2018, a five-day travel and exposition event that happened last February 7-11, at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center. Chef Dards was more than happy to showcase what genuine Filipino… Read more »
Filipino films continue to dominate in international film fests as Director Zig Dulay, on Tuesday, took home top prize in the 2018 Vesoul International Film Festival of Asian Cinema in France for his movie, “Bagahe”. The story revolves around an OFW (Overseas Filipino worker) who, after leaving her boss, is suspected of abandoning a newborn… Read more »
The Bureau of Immigration (BI) has reported that in 2017, at least 74 foreigners were not allowed entry to the Philippines due to “disrespecting Immigration officers”. Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente said in a statement that “the entry and stay of foreigners in the country is not a right but a mere privilege. Thus, they [foreigners]… Read more »
Two of ASEAN’s biggest stars, Maja Salvador of the Philippines and Tor Saksit of Thailand, are here to make you fall deeper in love, with a new single, “Falling Into You”, which is to be released on February 9, 2018. “Falling Into You” is a love song collaboration by Tor Saksit, one of Thailand’s biggest… Read more »