PH cuisine, destinations highlighted at 4th 'Of Rice and Roots Festival' in British Columbia

PHL CUISINE AND DESTINATIONS HIGHLIGHTED AT 4TH OF RICE AND ROOTS FESTIVAL     MANILA, Feb. 20 - The Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver showcased the best of Philippine tourism destinations and cuisine during the… Read More

PH assumes coordinatorship of ASEAN in Berne

  MANILA, Feb. 20 — Philippine Ambassador to Switzerland Joselito A. Jimeno convened the first meeting of the ASEAN Heads of Mission with accreditation in Switzerland on February 15. Ambassadors from the Embassies of Malaysia and… Read More

Feature: In the Know: What is the ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat?

QUEZON CITY, Feb. 19 - The Philippines hold this year’s ASEAN chairmanship. The ASEAN or Association of Southeast Asian Nations is a regional bloc of 10 Southeast Asian states: Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand,… Read More

DOLE leads ASEAN meet on migrant workers’ rights

MANILA, Feb. 19 - The Department of Labor and Employment will play host to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Labor Ministers’ Retreat and the 10th Meeting of the ASEAN Committee on Migrant Workers (ACMW)… Read More

DFA Secretary Yasay chairs the ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Retreat

  MANILA, Feb. 19 —  Foreign Affairs Secretary Perfecto R. Yasay, Jr. will host and chair the ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat (AMM Retreat) on February 21, 2017, in Boracay, Philippines.   The AMM Retreat is… Read More

CSC to Agency heads: Help spread ASEAN awareness

By: Leonard T. Pineda I ILOILO CITY, February 18 (PIA) ---  The Civil Service Commission (CSC)-6 called on all government agencies to help spread awareness on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Community and the… Read More

The ASEAN Labor Ministers’ Retreat: The rights and welfare of the ASEAN migrant worker on center stage

QUEZON CITY, Feb. 18 (PIA) - In the Philippines, we call them our heroes.   Every year, millions of overseas Filipino workers send remittances amounting to tens of billions of dollars. In 2016, according to Overseas Workers Welfare… Read More

PIA campaigns for ASEAN awareness

ILOILO CITY, Feb. 17 (PIA6) - - The regional office of the Philippine Information Agency in Western Visayas will be conducting activities that aim to get the interest and help make residents and visitors of the province of Aklan more aware of the… Read More

Cebuano News: Gob Chatto mimandu pagpanghinlo pag-dawat sa mga bisita sa ASEAN

TAGBILARAN CITY, February 13 (PIA)—Gimandu ni Gob Edgar Chatto ngadto sa mga Bol-anon nga maghiusa aron init nga abibahon ang mga bisita nga sakop sa delegasyon sa Association of SouthEast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Kahinumduman nga ang Bohol… Read More

Guv wants 'red carpet' welcome for ASEAN

TAGBILARAN CITY, February 13 (PIA) -- With barely 11 weeks more to prepare, Governor Edgar Chatto urges Boholanos to unite and host visitors as Bohol is among the few provinces picked to host ministers of the Association of South East… Read More