Senator Manny Pacquiao was designated by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in Manila as the Honorary Korean Ambassador for Diplomacy and President of the Platinum Jubilee Committee as Korea and Philippines celebrate 70th anniversary of the diplomatic ties between the two countries since its establishment on March 3, 1949. South Korean Ambassador Ambassador… Read more »
In the World Happiness Report released recently by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network for the United Nations, Finland was identified as the happiest country in the world. None from the ASEAN region made it to the top ten. World’s happiest countries 1. Finland2. Denmark3. Norway4. Iceland5. Netherlands6. Switzerland7. Sweden8. New Zealand9. Canada10. Australia World’s least… Read more »
Watch as the first image of the black hole was released by Harvard scientists as captured by the Event Horizon Telescope. The supermassive black hole is at the center of M87, a neighbor to our Milky Way galaxy. The image according to scientists confirms Einstein’s theory of general relativity.
Sompot Tubcharoen was offered 33 million baht or roughly $1 million US dollars by property developers to sell his farm in Bangkok. A few years ago, Sompot Tubcharoen resigned from his job as a university researcher to become a full time farmer. Now, he tends over three riceberry paddies and hundreds of melon tree on… Read more »
Are you ready to sing the “Circle of Life” again? If you are a fan of the Lion King like me, you must be eager to watch the new Lion King movie that will hit the theaters on July 19.
Going back to the Philippines for the summer break? Here are the top Philippine destinations recommended by the Department of Tourism: Banaue Rice Terraces — Ifugao Province, Cordillera Because of its high altitude, Banaue is often described as “where land merges with the clouds to meet the heavens” with the rice terraces as “the stairway to… Read more »
BIGGEST HOT-AIR BALLOON EVENT IN SOUTHEAST ASIA Lubao International Hot-Air Balloon and Music Festival was held in Pradera Verde Wakepark, Prado Siongco, Lubao, Pampanga on April 5-7. Organized by Lubao International Balloon Festival, Inc. (LIBF) together with Forthinker, Inc., in cooperation with the Arts, Culture and Tourism Office of Pampanga (ACTO) and with support from… Read more »
Three people died and 15 others were injured when a large fire broke out at the CentralWorld shopping complex on Wednesday evening, April 10. Many were also hospitalised with smoke inhalation. At least 15 people were injured by the fire that broke out at the Centara Grand Hotel just before 6pm. Videos and photos posted… Read more »
Graduation season is almost over, in two months the new school year will begin. Find out how students are retained or promoted in the K-12 curriculum. Source: www.deped.gov.ph
Songkran is considered as the most popular of the many festivals in Thailand. Songkran or the Thai New Year, in its purest form, is a religious festival steeped in Buddhist and Brahman traditions. Songkran (สงกรานต์ in Thai or संक्रांति in Sanskrit) is a Sanskrit word for ‘a move’ or ‘a change’ marking the end of… Read more »