The Filipino Abroad

Pinoy nurses, teachers encouraged to try their luck in Japan

Nursing students urged to learn Nihonggo. Nursing students undergoing on the job training at the…

A Pinay to her kababayans: Honesty, discipline key to success in Japan

SAKAI CITY, Japan - Visitacion Vicente has been in Japan since she was 30. She…

Pinoy designer wins award in Malaysia fashion event

Filipino fashion designer Albert Andrada was honored as the "most connected designer" in a recent…

PHL, US sign MOU on labor rights

The Philippines has recently inked a Memorandum of Understanding with the United States seeking to…

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North Korea’s Kim reemerges after mysterious absence

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has made his first public appearance since early September, the nation's official media reported Tuesday, ending a mysterious absence of nearly six weeks.…

Gunman opens fire at Canadian parliament, killing a soldier

The core of Canada's capital city went on lockdown Wednesday after a gunman shot and killed a soldier standing guard at a war memorial and gunfire erupted in the Parliament building within yards of the prime minister. Authorities said the suspect, who had been on a government watch list, was shot and killed.…

University of Nevada, Reno leaders applaud Tesla gigafactory decision

University of Nevada, Reno leaders have reacted to the announcement that Tesla will construct its gigafactory for the production of lithium-ion batteries in northern Nevada. The Tesla decision, confirmed Thursday afternoon by Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval at a news conference at the Nevada Capitol Building, has significant implications for the University and its faculty and…

Ukraine to get its fourth defense minister so far this year

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko plans to replace the defense minister of his embattled country with the fourth person to hold the position this year, according to a statement posted on the presidential website on Sunday.…

DHS’s JOHNSON: “STILL LOOKING INTO” TPS FOR FILIPINOS

United States Sec. Jeh Johnson of the Department of Homeland Security said on the sidelines during his appearance at the Center for Strategic International Studies forum in Washington, D.C. last Thursday (Oct. 9) that he is “still looking into” the grant of Temporary Protective Status (TPS) for the tens of thousands of undocumented Filipinos in…

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Erap disapproves of Bernard? Daughter breaks silence

Actor Bernard Palanca and girlfriend Jerika Ejercito on Monday made their first public appearance together, more than five months since welcoming their first child.…

Dawn, Richard to reunite on TV

Good news for "CharDawn" fans.…

Vhong asks viewers to pray for Vice Ganda

The hosts of "It's Showtime" Anne Curtis, Billy Crawford and Vhong Navarro asked the public…

Jackie Forster takes credit for son Kobe

Former actress Jackie Forster is proud of the latest achievement of her son Kobe Paras,…

Sports

WATCH: Dwyane Wade grants 90-year-old Pinay lola’s birthday wish

Iluminada Magtoto had one wish for her 90th birthday: play basketball with Dwyane Wade.…

La Liga: Suarez to return in Clasico, says Barca coach

BARCELONA - Luis Suarez, whose four-month ban for biting an opponent expires on Friday, will…

Rock ‘n roll! Almazan leads Rain or Shine past Blackwater

Raymond Almazan was a towering presence for Rain or Shine. KC Cruz…

Gabe Norwood still ‘a little tired,’ but psyched to be back for Rain or Shine

Gabe Norwood soars for a dunk. KC Cruz…

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