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Ex-SF Consul-General Jun Paynor, now Ambassador to US

MANILA, August 30, 2016 – During the testimonial dinner at Malakanyang for wounded soldiers, President Rodrigo Duterte announced that Marciano Paynor, Jr. will be replacing Jose Cuisia as the Philippine Ambassador to the …

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Olivier Ochanine, 36 (Photo grabbed from his Twitter account @MaestroOlivier)
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Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra at Carnegie

NEW YORK— An electric charge flowed through the attendants on Saturday night as the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra took their seats onstage New York City’s historic Carnegie Hall for the first time. Music Director/Principal Conductor …

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Gabby Gutierrez on stage (Photo Courtesy of Joan Marcus)
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Broadway’s First Ethnic ‘Matilda’ is Filipina

I consider musicals the highest form of popular entertainment. The sales of show tickets will never equate the real value of what goes on in a musical – a perfect convergence of different …

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Eric G. The Triple Threat Artist

This Triple Threat Artist of Performer, Songwriter & Producer is why the Asian Journal (ASJ Jan 2014) recognized Eric G. as the “Full Package Talent ready for Big Time!” and why he immediately garnered …

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Human Rights Activism in the Philippines

Human Rights Activism in the Philippines has long been an issue that required serious attention. However, due to the violent history involving Filipino journalists, efforts to elevate human rights issues to public consciousness …

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