INFORGRAPHIC: Philippines-Japan Bilateral Relations

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte wraps up his four day official visit to Japan today. He will be speaking in the 25th Nikkei International Conference on the Future of Asia in Tokyo today. Here are fast facts on the Philippines-Japan Bilateral Relations.

Filipino film “BY THE SEA” to be screened on May 30 at Cinema Oasis Bangkok

Filipino film “BY THE SEA” will be screened today, Thursday, May 30 at Cinema Oasis in Bangkok. Screening will start at 7:30 pm. Entrance is free. The Philippine Embassy in Bangkok is inviting the Filipino community to support the film. “The Philippine Embassy wishes to inform the Filipino community that 9FilmFest at Cinema Oasis will… Read more »

Philippines celebrates National Flag Days

Today marks the start of the National flag days. This 15-day period will end on June 12 as the nation celebrates the Philippine Independence Day. As part of the first day, the entire nation shall hold a simultaneous flag raising ceremony at 8AM. Media outlets were also requested to play the Lupang Hinirang at the… Read more »

DepEd expecting to hire 33,000 new teachers

Department of Education Undersecretary Anne Sevilla said on Monday, 27 May 2019 that the Department is looking at hiring 33,000 new teachers this year. This announcement came during the launching of Oplan Balik Eskwela (OBE). According to Usec. Sevilla, this is to fill the 23,000 teaching vacancies and 10,000 new teaching posts. “Kagaya ng school… Read more »