High-Level Hong Kong-Shanghai Delegation Visits The Philippines; Explores Collaboration Opportunities Under The Belt and Road Initiative

A high-level Hong Kong-Shanghai joint investment mission visited the Philippines on last April 22-24 to explore cooperation and investment opportunities driven by the growing intra-regional cooperation in Asia, notably under the Belt and Road Initiative. The Belt and Road Initiative promotes connectivity and economic cooperation among countries along the Belt and Road routes to further…

Tourism Promotions Board Supports Film Tourism with CineTurismo

The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB), an attached agency of the Department of Tourism (DOT), gave recognition to 10 Filipino-made and two foreign movies at the CineTurismo launch last March 15 at the Diamond Hotel. Films that have showcased the beauty of the Philippines were awarded with plaques to honor their contributions to tourism in the country. The CineTurismo campaign is…

Govt’s Accession to Compliance Agreement, Port State Measures and other Conventions Lauded

Global ocean conservation organization Oceana lauded the Philippine government for its accession to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) agreement to promote compliance with International Conservation and Management Measures by Fishing Vessels on the High Seas, known as Compliance Agreement, and Agreement on Port State Measures to Combat Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing…

Around 4,000 Northern Samar Political Leaders Join PDP-Laban

There were 4,000 Local Government Unit officials from the Province of Northern Samar who recently took their oath as the newest members of the PDP-Laban political party at the Gymnatorium of the University of the Eastern Philippines. The inductees included 21 Mayors, 23 Vice Mayors, and Sangguniang Bayan members of the 24 municipalities of the…

The Embassy of Poland Reopens In The Philippines

After 24 years of absence, Pronove Tai International Property Consultants welcomed back the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in the Philippines to the country. The new mission joins three other embassies (Hungary, Norway and Sweden) located at the DelRosarioLaw Centre, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig. “The Philippine economy is one of the region’s most vibrant…

Advocates Sends Rainbow Roses For Senators

Ahead of Valentine’s Day, advocates offered rainbow roses to Senators to urge them to act on the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity and Expression (SOGIE) Equality Bill in the Senate on Tuesday. Members of civil society and student organizations arrived with a giant heart set up on the Senate gate and small bouquets of rainbow…

ABS-CBN The Filipino Channel, Department Of Foreign Affairs, Commission On Elections, Commission On Filipinos Overseas And Overseas Workers’ Welfare And Administration To Pursue New Global Campaigns For Overseas Filipinos In 2018 – 2019

The registration for the 2019 Philippine National elections has gone into full swing and key agencies catering to overseas Filipinos are preparing to launch new global campaigns. In relation to this, officers from ABS-CBN The Filipino Channel (TFC), the Department of Foreign Affairs Overseas Voting Secretariat (DFA – OVS), the Commission on Elections Office for…