General Jose Ignacio Paua, Who is he?

Did you know General Jose Ignacio Paua?   General Jose Ignacio Paua was the only pure-blooded Chinese general who fought against the Spaniards during the Philippine Revolution.     He supported the katipunan and was a member of the Magdalo faction and backed General Emilio Aguinaldo against the Americans.   General Jose Ignacio Paua was born on April… Read More »

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Free Philhealth Coverage For Filipino PWD

A Philippine bill providing free philhealth coverage to persons with disabilities (PWD) has passed the third and final reading of the senate.   This means that if this bill is forwarded to the President of the Philippines and signs it, it will become a law.   This is a great news not only for person with disabilities (PWD)… Read More »

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PNR Caloocan-Dela Rosa line Re-opening

PNR Caloocan-Dela Rosa line Re-opening On August 1,2018.   PNR will be re-opening the PNR Caloocan-Dela Rosa line to the public after 20 years of closure, the Department of Transportation’s (DOTr) has announced.   PNR minimum fare will still be at PhP 15.00.   Please see the attached photos for the schedule of trips starting August 1, 2018.… Read More »

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The Aduana Building

The Aduana (Customs House) was a Spanish colonial structure that once housed a number of  government offices such as the Philippines mint and the offices of the Central Administration (Intendencia).   The Aduana Building is located in Magallanes Drive in Intramuros Manila.   The Aduana or Customs House in the Philippines was constructed based on a 1796 instruction… Read More »

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Lagaslas

LAGASLAS is an activity of TAGA-ALOG, ILOG PASIG: BALIK TANAW, BALIK SIGLA!  campaign by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts – a creative campaign  for the promotion of Ilog Pasig as a space for cultural identity and collective memory.   On this occasion, a children’s story writing workshop will be held. Are you a writer and… Read More »

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