3 Filipinos detained for fund-raising in Thailand: DFA

MANILA — Three Filipino women, who claim to be part of a charity organization for children, were detained for raising funds in Thailand, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) reported Thursday…

Initial batch of Ilocos Norte’s NFA rice allocation arrives

LAOAG CITY — The once empty huge warehouse of the National Food Authority (NFA) here is now filled with sacks of rice imported from Thailand. NFA Provincial Manager Eleanor Andres…

PHL swimmers capture 21 medals in Bangkok

MANILA – The Philippines went home with 21 medals in the 40th Southeast Asian Age Group Swimming Championships held recently in Bangkok, Thailand. Filipino-Australian Bhay Maitland Newberry delivered the country’s…

Asian Dragon Boat Championships held in PHL for the first time with Japan as victor

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY – Over 1,000 paddlers from different Asian countries gathered in Puerto Princesa City’s The Baywalk on Friday to compete in the Asian Dragon Boat Championships. This event…