PILAR, BATAAN — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte promised that his administration will prioritize the entitlements of war veterans as he led the commemoration of the 75th Araw ng Kagitingan in Bataan. “I assure our veterans [and] their families that we are prioritizing your entitlements,” Duterte said in his speech at the Mt. Samat National Shrine [...]
The Philippine National Men’s Rugby Sevens Team, proudly sponsored by Globe Telecom, bested ten other countries to win the top prize in the Asian Rugby Sevens Trophy competition in Doha, Qatar. Coming out of the first day on top of their pool with dominant wins versus Nepal and Qatar, the Volcanoes started day two of [...]
There were thousands of new products that were on sale to the public during the HKCEC Mega Showcase Exhibition from 24 to 27th December this year. There were products that meet all needs, including D.I.Y. stuff, Beauty and Health Care, Trendy Fashion Accessories, Babies and Kids products and many others. One such product that belongs [...]
This video shows a full demo of the hands-only CPR for the benefit of all the domestic worker attendees during the HKU CPR & AED training workshop. The demo was conducted by medical students Andrew Ho, who did the CPR demo on the dummy with Michael Ching narrating the procedure.
Hong Kong-based non-governmental group KELY Support Group provides a positive environment for young people to interact and learn to support one another. Established in 1991, this is the fifth year that KELY has participated at the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens in partnership with the Hong Kong Rugby Union (HKRU). KELY’s programs fall under three [...]
An electrifying fusion of passion and drive for the 16 international teams as they came head-to-head at the Cathay Pacific/ HSBC Rugby Sevens between 8-10 April 2016 at the Hong Kong Stadium. Organized by the Hong Kong Rugby Union (HKRU), the stadium roared from thunderous applauds cheers, jeers, and dancing during the three-day event. [...]
Hong Kong Rugby Sevens 2016: Chris Hemsworth “Kicks off” Hong Kong Sevens This year, the Hong Kong Sevens is not just bringing together some of the most talented players from around the world; it’s also brought in top Hollywood star Chris Hemsworth, who made a surprise appearance at Hong Kong’s Ocean Terminal, where he [...]
In celebration of National Womens Month and International Women’s Day the Philippine Consulate General in Hong Kong organized a talk on depression and suicide conducted by Dr. Michael Manio of the Hong Kong University. Depression and sucide is one of the most common issues in Hong Kong especially amongst OFWs. During the talk Dr. Manio [...]
Five Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and their teams showcased their cake decorating skills as part of the Mabuhay Overseas Livelihood Association (MOLA)’s program last Sunday, 6 March 2016 at the Hong Kong Bayanihan Center. Established in December 2012, president of MOLA, Racquel Sta Cruz says that this is the second batch who’ve participated in [...]
Bahay Aruga is a free halfway house for pediatric cancer patients. Established in 2014, it has received children stricken with cancer. These children are from out of town who’ve been referred by nearby hospitals. Bahay Aruga Address: 1131 San Marcelino Street, Ermita Manila Telephone: +63 498 1705 Mobile: +63 09179434111 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook: Bahay Aruga [...]
The Philippine Volcanoes despite two losses earlier closed the first day of the tournament with a big 36-10 victory over a much bigger Iranian team. Jake Letss, captain of the Volcanoes thank their fans in Hong Kong for giving them fantastic support all throughout their visit here in Hong Kong.