‘An Evening to Remember’ – Awardees

On Tuesday, June 24, 2014, an event dubbed as “An Evening to Remember” will be held at the New Filipino American Community of Los Angeles Hall at 1740 W Temple St., Los Angeles, CA. Highlight of the event will be the awarding of certificates to selected awardees to recognize...

Haiyan benefit concert in DC a huge success

Philippine Embassy Photos by Elmer G Cato and Majalya Fernando WASHINGTON, D.C. – “After The Storm” – the star-studded benefit concert for the Philippines held here on Sunday was a huge success, drawing a diverse crowd and calling attention to the post-Typhoon Haiyan recovery and...

Micro-implant could revolutionize cataract surgery, glaucoma treatment

(Relaxnews) – An innovative high tech information center for the eye is in the works, and it’s not Google Glass. Engineers at the University of Washington have designed a pressure sensor to detect conditions in the eyes that could lead to glaucoma. The low-pressure sensor is a...

Subaru reports best-ever May sales

30 consecutive months with year-over-year growth Best month ever for Forester, WRX/STI Best May ever for Outback Third consecutive month that Subaru brand sales exceed 40,000 sales Forester now marks ten consecutive months of more than 10,000 sales Cherry Hill, N.J. – ...

Paul Soriano talks about plans of marrying Toni

MANILA (Mabuhay) -– If Toni Gonzaga has already prepared their wedding song, Paul Soriano is already thinking about their honeymoon. “The honeymoon, baka ready na. I think it’s something that we both want to do because we’ve never really done that. Once the wedding day comes, the...

PNoy, Abe ‘likely’ to discuss China row

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Philippine President Benigno Aquino will visit Japan next week, with rows over China’s territorial ambitions likely on the agenda, his office said Wednesday. Aquino will meet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during the one-day trip on June 24, in another move...

Binay: Vote for Vigan in New 7 Wonders poll

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay is urging the public to vote for Vigan as one of the New 7 Wonders Cities of the World. The campaign recognizes places that “best represent the achievements and aspirations of our global urban civilization.” “Vigan reflects our...

Envoy recognizes US in PHL Embassy Independence Day rites

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Philippines marked the 116thanniversary of the proclamation of its independence in Washington, D.C. by paying tribute to the United States and the American people for extending a helping hand in the immediate aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan. “Typhoon Haiyan...