Vol. 26 No. 12 »

Pacquiao Robbed

Pacquiao Robbed

Dr. Eusebio Koh

On Saturday, June 9, I watched the Pacquiao – Bradley WBO Welterweight Championship fight on pay-per-view with a bunch of Filipino friends. The fight took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las

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Bomber Season Is Here!

Bomber Season Is Here!

Ron Cantiveros

The Filipino Journal takes on Blue Bomber Media Skills Challenge The Filipino Journal was invited to take part in the Blue Bomber Media Skills challenge prior to opening of Blue Bomber training camp at

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Unmaximized Resources

Unmaximized Resources

Levy Abad

For someone who’s aware that resources for public schoolsin the Philippines are scarce rather than minimal, to claim that public schools in Manitobaare well-endowed with their educational resources is easy, considering the competitive salary

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Alam Mo Ba Na…?

Alam Mo Ba Na…?

Adonis Fernandez

In 1968, 117 Filipinos arrived in Winnipeg to work in the garment industry (Winnipeg Free Press, June 7, 2010) The name Winnipeg originated from the Cree word meaning “muddy water,” referring to Lake Winnipeg

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PH to buy military equipment from Italy

PH to buy military equipment from Italy

Malacañang announced that the Philippine government will be soon buying military aircraft and equipment from Italy. The deal was the result of the recent meeting between President Benigno S. Aquino III and an Italian

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DOTC announces P303M airport rehab project

DOTC announces P303M airport rehab project

The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) is inviting local and foreign firms to bid for the contract to construct, expand and improve the passenger and airport traffic handling capacity of seven provincial airports.

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DOLE expects increase demand for food and beverage workers

DOLE expects increase demand for food and beverage workers

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE said the demand for Filipino food and beverage(F&B) workers will step up spurred by increases in population, household income, and leisure time that will allow people to

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CJ post has 18 nominees

CJ post has 18 nominees

On June 18 the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) will close the acceptance of applications and nominations and start its public interview of the nominees on June 25 for the position of Chief Justice.

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Aquino’s SONA may include performances of gov’t agencies

Aquino’s SONA may include performances of gov’t agencies

As early as January, government agencies under the Executive branch have been submitting reports on their respective projects and developments to the Presidential Management Staff (PMS) for possible inclusion in the SONA. This was

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Pinoy filmmakers get Holland grants

Pinoy filmmakers get Holland grants

The Hubert Bals Fund (HBF) of the International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) in the Netherlands announced on June 12 that the film projects of two Filipino movie directors were among the 10 movies selected

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