Vol. 28 No. 12 »

Local airlines beef up flights to Canada

Local airlines beef up flights to Canada

The Philippines and Canada signed a new air service agreement last May 29 that amended the existing 2008 Philippine – Canada Air Services Agreement. The new agreement increased the frequency entitlement for each country

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Local sausage industry affected by garlic prices

Local sausage industry affected by garlic prices

The best tasting longganisa in Central Luzon now sells at P200 per kilo, up by P20 compared to last month’s prices. The garlic-flavored delicacy produced in Calumpit, Bulacan is obviously affected by the prevailing

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Eight to Great: Be a Team Player

Eight to Great: Be a Team Player

By Olivia Bauer It’s World Cup 2014 kickoff time! Thirty-two countries have gathered their elite football players to compete in Brazil for the honour of winning the 2014 FIFA World Cup Championship. Employers are

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Food Evolution restaurant grand opening

Food Evolution restaurant grand opening

Kildonan Park now has a new restaurant. At the ribbon cutting ceremony of Food Evolution, owner Doug Stephen gave accolades to Councillor Devi Sharma saying, “right from the beginning, Councillor Sharma was on the

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Free Jiu-Jitsu For Women

Free Jiu-Jitsu For Women

This year Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Winnipeg is offering free jiu-jitsu to women in Winnipeg for 1 year. This program is designed to teach women 48 techniques that will empower them and show them how to

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Kicks For A Cause

Kicks For A Cause

by Giuliano Bellabono Good guys, doing good things — that’s all Winnipeg’s Got Sole want to be known for. Jerry Legaspi, Frendell Cano, and Johann Generao make up Winnipeg’s Got Sole, a non-profit charity

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Levy Abad: Winnipeg’s Lone Filipino Folk Singer/Songwriter

Levy Abad: Winnipeg’s Lone Filipino Folk Singer/Songwriter

Surely there are many Filipinos in Winnipeg who could play a guitar and sing well. However, so far, there’s only one I knew of who could play the guitar and sing passionately not only

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MaCCFA’s Kalayaan 2014 celebration premiers two cultural events

MaCCFA’s Kalayaan 2014 celebration premiers two cultural events

Have you participated in “Balagtasan” lately? Or you’ve joined a “Sungka” or “Yo Yo” Tournament? Or are you the best “sungka’ or “yo yo” player? The Manitoba Council of Canadian Filipino Associations Inc. (MaCCFA)

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Philippine Flag Cupcakes

Philippine Flag Cupcakes

A celebration isn’t a celebration without cake, well in this case, cupcakes. Special Philippine Independence Day cupcakes were ordered from our kabayans Don & Phinky Fuentes at the Cupcake Corner. Let’s just say that

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Proceeds for MaCCFA’s Mrs.Philppines-Manitoba 2014 are for HELPfund and for Yolanda’s reconstruction projects in LEYTE

Proceeds for MaCCFA’s Mrs.Philppines-Manitoba 2014 are for HELPfund and for Yolanda’s reconstruction projects in LEYTE

If there is a council which is dedicated to help the less fortunate in the Philippines and in some other parts of the world, the Manitoba Council of Canadian Filipino Associations Inc.can be accorded

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