Charmed by singer/composer Engelbert Humperdinck at the Saban

A lovely girlfriend treated some of us to watch the recent one-day showing of  Engelbert Humperdinck’s concert at the historic Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills. We’ve all heard  his popular songs when we were in high school and we were all surprised to see a nostalgic performance...

Aquino confers Presidential Awards to outstanding OFWs, organizations

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III on Friday honored 33 outstanding overseas Filipinos and foreign-based organizations during the conferment of the 2014 Presidential Awards for Filipino Individuals and Organizations Overseas held in Malacañang Palace. In his...

President Aquino generates U.S.$2.35 billion in investment during visits

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III on Thursday night reported that his 12-day five-nation official trip has generated US$2.35 billion worth of investment. “Aabot po ng 2.35 bilyong dolyar ang halaga ng nakalap nating mga panata at tiyak na investment,...

President Aquino says he got updates, gave instructions as typhoons hit the country

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III said he was constantly given updates and he gave instructions when Typhoons Luis and Mario hit the country while he was on his 12-day five-nation working visit. “Matagal-tagal din po tayong nawala. Alam ko po, habang...

Aquino concludes U.S. trip

NEW YORK, New York (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III has concluded his five-day working visit to the United States, bringing with him some good news in terms of fresh investments from various companies upon his return to Manila. President Aquino left San Francisco...

Aquino says gov’t addressing human rights

BRUSSELS, Belgium, Sept 18 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III on Tuesday assured the international community that the Philippine government is addressing human rights complaints and is ready to apply the full force of the law against those who are found guilty of abuses...

PNoy being updated on Mayon situation while in Europe — Palace

MANILA, Sept 17 (Mabuhay) — Even while he is in Europe, President Benigno Aquino III is on top of government preparations for a possible eruption of Mayon Volcano in Albay, Malacañang said Wednesday. Presidential spokesman Secretary Edwin Lacierda said at a press briefing...

European Commission praises Philippines for remarkable economic performance

BRUSSELS, Belgium (Mabuhay) — European Commission President José Manuel Barroso congratulated President Benigno Aquino III for the remarkable economic performance of the Philippine economy under his leadership. President Barroso conveyed his congratulations to President...

President Aquino arrives in Belgium to meet with leaders of EC and Belgium

BRUSSELS, Belgium (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III and his official delegation arrived here this afternoon for a series of meetings with leaders of the European Commission and Belgium. President Aquino will kick off his three-day visit in Brussels with a meeting...

President Aquino thanks Spain Prime Minister Rajoy for disaster aid

MADRID, Spain (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III has expressed gratitude to Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy for consistently providing help to the Philippines in times of crisis, especially during natural disasters. In their bilateral meeting at the Palacio de la...
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