Category Archives: Lifestyle

Can a foreigner buy land in the Philippines?

Can a foreigner buy land in the Philippines? No. A foreigner can not buy land in the Philippines because Philippine law prohibits it. The Philippine Constitution, the highest law in the Philippines to which other laws must conform provides that no private lands shall be transferred or conveyed except to individuals, corporations, or associations qualified to acquire or… Read More »

Grounds for CLOA Cancellation

What are the grounds for CLOA Cancellation? CLOA (Certificate of Land Ownership Award) by the way is a document or we can call it the end-product of Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program (CARP) under the auspices of RA 6657 otherwise known as The Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Law being implemented by  the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR).   Basically, CLOA… Read More »

Philippine Comfort Food For The Rainy Season

Philippine Comfort Food For The Rainy Season Ginataang Halo-halo Suam na Mais Champorado Bulalo Arrozcaldo Chicken Sopas Batchoy Tsokolate Batirol at Suman Hot Pandesal Dinuguan at puto   Ginataang Halo-Halo Ginataang Halo-Halo is an old-time favorite of Filipinos. Typically made with glutinous rice balls, tapioca pearls, sweet potatoes, purple yam, tropical fruits and coconut milk. This is a… Read More »

Dengue Awareness Month, Combat Dengue

Dengue Awareness Month Prevent dengue-carrying mosquitoes from infecting your loved ones by practicing tried and tested prevention measures: search and destroy self-protect seek early consultation say yes to fogging also known as the “4S” method.   Dengue Prevention   Search and Destroy Cover water drums and pails Replace water in flower vases once a week Clean gutters of… Read More »

June Is Philippine Environment Month

June is Philippine Environment Month.   The Philippines join the world environment day, June 5.   This year’s Philippine Environment Month message is Beat Plastic pollution, If you can’t reuse it, refuse it!   This world environment day, be part of the solution. Join the campaign to end single-use plastics and beat plastic pollution.   As the Philippines… Read More »