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Fil-Am Mark Munoz MMA’s ‘Filipino Wrecking Machine’ Returns to the O

(USAW) Mark Munoz “Filipino Wrecking Machine” UFC 102 LOS ANGELES –(U.S. ASIAN WIRE) — August 27, 2009 — Mark Munoz, MMA’s “Filipino Wrecking Machine” returns to the Octagon this Saturday…

Filipino domestic workers assert that health is a basic human right

New York City—This Sunday, June 7, at the Philippine Independence Day Celebration and street fair, Filipino domestic workers will assert that health is a basic human right, and in collaboration…

LIM ORDERS LIGHTING OF TONDO ROADS

In view of complaints raised by barangay officials from Tondo about the dark streets which result in more holdups and crimes and with the coming fiesta of Sto. Nino next…

What Senate probe?

What Senate probe? With the main character in a supposed-to-be grand zarzuela – not being present – what Senate probe can begin than a classic exercise in futility? Virtually, the…

UPDATE – Jun Lozada to interact with Pinoy community in Tokyo

UPDATE – The Crusade for the Protection of Philippine Interests in Japan is inviting the members of the Filipino community, the Japanese and foreign media to a live telephone and…

Pinay Reinabelle Reyes receives Astronomy Award

By Jose Rodel Clapano Tuesday, April 8, 2008 San Juan City Councilor Dante Santiago has filed a resolution extolling Reinabelle Co Reyes for receiving the “Chambliss Astronomy achievement student award”…

Koto Concert in Davao CIty

Marites G. Vilela PLJMS MindaNews 08-01 A lot of people might not know what koto is, it is the Japanese harp. It’s about 185cm and the body is made from…

STAC-J to celebrate 12th year anniversary

The Science and Technology Advisory Council – Japan (STAC-J) will celebrate its 12th year of continued growth and existence on December 8 (from 5 p.m.) at the Multi-Purpose Hall of…

San Juan okays anti-noise pollution ordinance

San Juan okays anti-noise pollution ordinance THE Sangguniang Panglungsod of the new city of San Juan, Metro Manila, recently approved City Ordinance No, 9-2007 that will “regulate noise and its…

Ibaraki Christian Church Building Inaugurated

The Ibaraki Christian Church (ICC) held the inauguration of its newly renovated church building located at Ushiku-shi, Ibaraki-ken last October 7, 2007. To mark the occasion, a ribbon-cutting ceremony was…

LUZVIMINDA – A Culture of the Heart

“Imagine what a harmonious world it could be if every single person, both young and old, shared a little of what he is good at doing”. – Quincy Jones LUZVIMINDA…

PSJ-NC Officers Inducted

PSJ-NC INDUCTS NEW OFFICERS The Philippine Society in Japan Nagoya Chapter held their induction rites last September 2, 2007 at the Nagoya Hilton Hotel. No less than Consul Senen Mangalile…

MAK 2007 Fashion Show revives an old weaving heritage

The OFW-Shien Cooperative, brain child of the late Antonina “Tonette” Binsol is proud to present Ang Moda at Kultura Fashion Show on Sept. 23 (Sunday) at Tokyo Women’s Plaza. Proceeds…

Labor attache to grace STAC-J’s research forum

Labor Attache Reydeluz D. Conferido will be the guest speaker during the 8th Graduate Research Forum of the Science and Technology Advisory Council – Japan (STAC-J), which will be held…

Asians Teaching Asians, English!

ESL in the Philippines has been very relevant since the Americans came to the country. Most reference books in Philippine schools were written in English. Major subject areas like Mathematics,…