Do they speak Spanish in the Philippines?

Do they speak Spanish in the Philippines? This is the question I often times read in various forums.   Filipinos no longer speaks Spanish.   Filipino and English are the official languages of the Philippines and these are recognized by the Philippine Constitution, the highest law in the Philippines. Today coincidentally is the Philippine-Spanish friendship day.   Philippine-Spanish… Read More »

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Pag Ibig Housing Loan Is Now Affordable

You can apply for a pag ibig housing loan if you are an active member with a 24-month contribution.   You can also remit a lump sum to complete the 24-month contribution and expedite your pag ibig housing loan application.   All housing loans applications including pag ibig fund housing loan requirements for ofw are subject to the… Read More »

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Russian Defense Attache To The Philippines Has Been Designated

A Russian Defense Attache to the Philippines has been designated.   The President of Russia, Vladimir Putin signed an order to send the first designated Russian Defense Attache to the Philippines.   The order to send the first designated Russian Defense Attache to the Philippines was made on June 27, 2018.   Russia is determined to strengthen military and… Read More »

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Metro Manila Valley Fault System

The Metro Manila Valley Fault System runs through Metro Manila to the cities of Marikina, Quezon City, Pasig, Makati, Taguig and Muntinlupa. North Quadrant Caloocan Valenzuela Quezon City San Juan Mandaluyong   South Quadrant Makati Pateros Pasay Taguig Las Pinas Paranaque Muntinlupa   West Quadrant Malabon Navotas Manila   East Quadrant Marikina Pasig

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What Is Dangal ng Haraya?

102-year-old Kalinga Tattoo master Whang-Od Oggay conferred the Dangal ng Haraya award by the NCCA (National Commission For Culture And The Arts) for intangible cultural heritage.   Dangal ng Haraya (Achievement Award) is given to living Filipino artists, cultural workers, and historians, artistic or cultural groups, historical societies, institutions, foundations, and councils, for outstanding achievements in relevant fields… Read More »

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