Philippine National Artist for Music Ryan Cayabyab believes the potential of the Filipino as a musician and performance artist is yet to be “exploited” even as a people, they have been in-demand globally in the field of theatre arts and live act circuit because of their inborn talent.
Southeast Asia’s Republic of the Philippines commemorates its 121st freedom from Spain this June 12 although its “full independence” as a free and sovereign country was granted by its second coloniser, the United States of America on July 4, 1946.
The Philippine Embassy in Abu Dhabi headed by Ambassador to the UAE Hjayceelyn M. Quintana hosted a Diplomatic Reception in observance of the 121st anniversary of the June 12, 1898 proclamation of Philippine independence from Spain on Wednesday evening.
As everyone is made to believe to seek his own place under the sun, Philippine Consul General in Dubai and the Northern Emirates Paul Raymund Cortes on Wednesday defined what a “21st Century Global Filipino” is.
Quintana was interviewed after the Philippine Embassy in Abu Dhabi sent across a media statement regarding her meeting with the 32 on separate occasions, “with the kind assistance of the UAE authorities.”
Chino and Kat Palomar exchanged vows in Cavite province on Sunday under a gigantic cloud of smoke and ash from Taal, one of the world's smallest active volcanoes.
The official announcement came by on Friday when UIPS managing director Dr. Mohammed Al Neyadi led the virtual “28th Commencement Exercises” of the Class of 2020 via the social media site You Tube.
A survey conducted over the weekend has revealed that 14 of 23 Filipinos in the UAE would put on hold at least for this year, their membership contributions to the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth), the government-owned-and-controlled corporation created in 1995 to implement the Filipinos’ universal health programme with the mission and vision to provide everyone, regardless of socio-economic status, equitable and smooth access to medical/health services.
The design shows the flags of the UAE and the Philippines side by side, as a symbol that shows the solidarity of two countries and its residents.