Sadness, disappointment in Philippines after Pacquiao defeat
unknown - 03/05/2015 06:41Sadness and disappointment gripped Filipinos after Manny Pacquiao's defeat in his much-anticipated fight against American Floyd Mayweather Jr. but they still considered the boxing icon a national hero. Gymnasiums and ... more »
Philippines Deports Thai Worker for Insulting Filipinos on ...
Mong Palatino - 09/05/2015 12:44A Thai worker in the Philippines was deported after he posted racist and anti-Filipino statements on Facebook. Many cheered the deportation but some also described it as an attack on free speech. Prasertsri Kosin, known as ... more »
Filipinos Asked To Turn Off Fridges To Save Power For ...
Tyler Durden - 02/05/2015 21:15If there is one thing more likely to incite wide-spread social unrest in the Philippines than watching Manny Pacquiao lose to Floyd Mayweather tonight, it is Filipinos not being able to watch it all... and that is why, as The South ... more »
Filipinos in the US demand justice for Kentex factory ...
jun - 21/05/2015 12:01Last week the Philippines suffered another major tragedy. On May 13th, at least 72 Filipino workers (as of May 18th) died in the worst factory fire in the nation's history. The fire, which lasted 7 hours, took place at the Kentex ... more »
Manny Pacquiao's defeat disappoints millions of Filipinos ...
unknown - 03/05/2015 07:20Filipinos filled parks, squares, gymnasiums, cinemas and bars across the nation to watch Pacquiao's 12-round battle with Mayweather in Las Vegas. more »
New Zealand Opens 10,000 Jobs for Filipinos | The ...
Adrian Lee - 21/12/2014 05:2112/21/2014 – Manila | New Zealand is in need of 10,000 Filipino workers, where high salary and good benefits are waiting for the lucky applicants. On the other hand, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration ... more »
Thrilla in Manila II: Filipinos put their faith in a Manny ...
John Gist in Manila - 01/05/2015 07:02The TV networks in Manila have been running incessant man-on-the-street interviews, with Filipino after Filipino swearing allegiance to the National Fist as Mayweather-Pacquiao beckons. more »
Expat denies posting job ad trashing Filipinos as 'useless ...
Coconuts Bangkok - 18/05/2015 17:07An expat business owner has denied posting ugly comments about Filipinos that aroused a swift backlash of disgust in recent days. What started innocently enough with a post in a popular expat forum spreading the word ... more »