Vol. 26 No. 12 »

Pacquiao to star in a Hollywood movie

Pacquiao to star in a Hollywood movie

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao is no stranger to making movies having appeared in several local films such as “Lisensyadong Kamao,”  “Anak ng Kumander” and “Wapakman.” Now he is set to invade Hollywood via

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Norway-based half-Pinoy brothers to release debut album

Norway-based half-Pinoy brothers to release debut album

Fresh from their performance in the Familiescenen at the Oslo Music Festival held recently, Norway-based half-Filipino brothers Daniel and Alex Ytterdahl will be soon releasing their debut album titled “Let Me In.” More popularly

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Jessica Sanchez promotes Philippine tourism

Jessica Sanchez promotes Philippine tourism

A photo of “American Idol” Season 11 runner-up Jessica Sanchez holding a placard containing the Department of Tourism’s (DOT) campaign slogan “It’s More Fun In The Philippines” is now spreading online. The photo was

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Eric Quizon says Dad Dolphy is in stable condition

Eric Quizon says Dad Dolphy is in stable condition

Comedy King Dolphy is responding well to treatments but is still under close observation and round the clock intensive care to make sure he recovers. . This was according to his son Eric Quizon

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UMAC formally opens the new office

UMAC formally opens the new office

UMAC new office has formaly opened recently with a ribbon cutting and a blessing by a visiting priest from the Philippines. Customers and friends gathered to witness the official opening and blessing of the

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Summer Promotions Team

Summer Promotions Team

The Filipino Journal is looking for 3-4 women to be part of a summer street team to help promote products, services and events. Each applicant must be over 21 and have some experience working

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Only Filipino Representative to the Annual Countryfest in Dauphin on June 29

Only Filipino Representative to the Annual Countryfest in Dauphin on June 29

After his stroke in February 2010, Filipino Winnipegger Rey Padua took it upon himself to pursue his passion for singing as a therapy for his recovery. It paid off. It didn’t only enable his

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Greetings from the Prime Minister

Greetings from the Prime Minister

I am delighted to extend my warmest greetings to Canadians of Filipino descent as you commemorate the 114th anniversary of Philippine independence. A nation’s history is a bond that unites generations. As you mark

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The Making of Manila Road

The Making of Manila Road

by Jackie Doming Fernando Dalayoan has always been an active member in the Filipino community. Whether it was dancing for Magdaragat, or getting involved with the University of Manitoba Filipino Students’ Association, he’s managed

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Letty Antonio: OFSAM’s Mother of the Year 2012

Letty Antonio: OFSAM’s Mother of the Year 2012

The Original Filipino Seniors Association of Manitoba (OFSAM) celebrated the mother’s day by recognizing Letty Antonio as the Mother of the Year 2012. The annual celebration was attended by other filipino seniors who had

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