Philippines

Investing in sports to keep youth away from harmful vices: Go

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   Senator Christopher “Bong” Go (File photo) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Senator Christopher “Bong” Go, committee on sports chairperson, on Monday said investing in sports will keep the youth away from harmful vices, including illegal drugs. Go made this remark as he expressed his full support to the proposed 2022 budgets of the Philippine … Continue reading

Diana Steele, Giselle General are guests of PMAA’s `Meet The Press’ on Sunday, Sept.26, at Palabok House Resto
PH Media Association

Diana Steele, Giselle General are guests of PMAA’s `Meet The Press’ on Sunday, Sept.26, at Palabok House Resto

EDMONTON, ALBERTA — Two guests are gracing the fifth edition of the Philippine Media Association of Alberta’s “Meet The Press” on Sunday, September 26, 10:30 a.m. at Palabok House Restaurant, 10525 51 Avenue NW. PMAA president Nicky Gocuan said that the guests are Edmonton mayoral candidate Diana Steele and councilor candidate Giselle General. Gocuan said … Continue reading

Philippines

Duterte formally accepts nomination as PDP-Laban’s VP bet

By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   OFFICIAL VP BET. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte administers the oath-taking ceremony to reaffirm the membership of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino Lakas ng Bayan (PDP Laban) members during the party’s National Convention and Proclamation of Candidates for 2022 polls in Pampanga on Sept. 8, 2021. Duterte on Sept. 17 formally accepted his … Continue reading

Philippines

PH arbitral win vs. China a ‘win-win solution for all’: Duterte

By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   President Rodrigo Duterte at the 76th UN General Assembly (Screengrab from RTVM) MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday stressed the importance of the Philippines’ historic arbitral victory against China’s sweeping maritime claims in the South China Sea (SCS). During the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), Duterte … Continue reading

More Albertans eligible for third dose
Alberta / covid 19

More Albertans eligible for third dose

News ReleaseMore Albertans eligible for third dose More immunocompromised Albertans are now eligible for a third dose of COVID-19 vaccine. The province has expanded eligibility for an additional dose of COVID-19 vaccine to more immunocompromised Albertans to align with recent recommendations made by the National Advisory Committee on Immunization.Individuals with advanced HIV infection, immunodeficiency syndromes and … Continue reading

Restrictions Exemption Program underway
Alberta / covid 19

Restrictions Exemption Program underway

News ReleaseRestrictions Exemption Program underway Fully vaccinated individuals or those with a recent negative privately paid COVID-19 test are now able to safely access participating businesses and events across the province. The Restrictions Exemption Program allows eligible businesses, venues and services to be exempt from capacity and operating restrictions. If they do not implement this … Continue reading

Fully vaccinated individuals or those with a recent negative privately paid COVID-19 test now able to safely access participating businesses, events across province
Alberta / covid 19

Fully vaccinated individuals or those with a recent negative privately paid COVID-19 test now able to safely access participating businesses, events across province

News ReleaseRestrictions Exemption Program underway Fully vaccinated individuals or those with a recent negative privately paid COVID-19 test are now able to safely access participating businesses and events across the province. The Restrictions Exemption Program allows eligible businesses, venues and services to be exempt from capacity and operating restrictions. If they do not implement this … Continue reading

Alberta / PH Media Association

Watch the interview: Edmonton mayoral candidate Michael Oshry at the PMAA `Meet The Press’

4th Philippine Media Association of Alberta’s “Meet The Press”, September 19, 2021 at the Palabok House Restaurant. Guest is Edmonton mayoral candidate Michael Oshry. Host is Lito Velasco, editor of Alberta Filipino Journal. yegvote #michaeloshry #meetthepress #palabokhouse #philippinemedia #yeg Continue reading