Megan Young is Miss World 2013

MANILA, Sept 29 (Mabuhay) — Megan Young was crowned Miss World 2013 on Saturday night in Bali, Indonesia, making history as the first-ever Filipino winner of the title since the Philippines’ debut in the pageant in 1966. The 23-year-old actress bested 126 other...

Aquino leads launch of $400-M Globe Telecom Submarine Cable System

MANILA, Sept 28 (Mabuhay)– President Benigno S. Aquino III led the launch Friday night of Globe Telecom’s $400 million Southeast Asia-Japan Submarine Cable System that is expected to enhance telecommunication connectivity between the Philippines and the rest of the world....

Kuala Lumpur and Bohol 5 nights + air via Philippine Airlines from $1,799

MALAYSIA AND PHILIPPINES – RICH HERITAGE & EXOTIC FAUNA Experience Malaysia and the Philippines in a five-night trip to each country’s iconic scenery and natural wonders. In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, enjoy a tour that includes the National Monument, Independence Square...

No animosity between Angel, Marian

Angel Locsin denied rumors of an animosity between her and Marian Rivera, who was once her rival when they were still in the same television network. For the first time, Locsin opened up on what happened when she met Rivera for the shoot of the cover of the September 2013 cover...

Ruffa’s daughters want her to find a partner

The two daughters of host-actress Ruffa Gutierrez are still hoping their mother can find another man who will love and take care of her someday. When Gutierrez was asked if she still misses having a special someone, the former beauty queen relayed the question to her daughters,...

Boxing Updates on Mayweather, Pacquiao, & Bradley vs. Marquez

Courtesy of Youtube Kababayan Today : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Crhgt9WhOKg&feature=c4-overview-vl&list=PLB4153E657B73239F

PHL CONSULATE HOLIDAY NOTICE OCTOBER 2013

Los Angeles – The Philippine Consulate General will be closed to the public on the following dates: Date Holiday 14 October 2013 (Monday) US  – Columbus Day To be confirmed (TBC) PHL – Eidul Adha The public is advised to monitor the Embassy’s website for the announcement on the...

Outreach program Philippine Social Security System

The Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles is delighted to invite your organization to come and join us in welcoming MR. EMILIO S. DE QUIROS, JR., President of Philippine Social Security System (SSS), during his visit to Los Angeles on 11 October 2013, Friday, from 6:00 PM...

Samsung clarifies handset region-locking in face of consumers’ fears

(Relaxnews) – Yes, handsets built since July are now locked to the region in which they are purchased but the new feature is meant to stop grey market phone sales, rather than owners avoiding roaming fees when using their devices in foreign countries. The need for a...

Grand Park Ushers in the Fall and Winter Seasons with Free Signature Events, Activities, Holiday Celebrations and Something for Everyone

– Park Celebrates its One-Year Birthday with Concert in Salute to Daniel Pearl World Music Days and Special Sprinkles Cupcakes Grand Park Strawberry Cupcake – LOS ANGELES (September 23, 2013) – Grand Park today announced its 2013 fall and winter line-up, a broad range of events...