On This Day, December 3, 1965, President Diosdado Macapagal laid the foundation stone of the Asian Development Bank Headquarters (ADB) on Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City. The said building which was inaugurated in 1972 is the current Home Office of the DFA, after the ADB moved to its new headquarters in Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City.
Happy birthday National Artist for Literature F. Sionil Jose. He was born on December 3, 1924. F. Sionil Jose’s writings since the late 60s, when taken collectively can best be described as epic. Its sheer volume puts him on the forefront of Philippine writing in English. But ultimately, it is the consistent espousal of the… Read More »
Panaghiusa Festival is a convergence of DSWD’s programs and services. Panaghiusa in Cebuano means solidarity. The festival aims to showcase the positive impact in the lives of partner-beneficiaries through their success stories and their livelihood products. The activities on this occasion is geared toward increasing public awareness on DSWD programs, services and accomplishments. (mb)… Read More »
Pawikan Festival will be on December 2, 2018. Help save the Pawikan. The Pawikan Conservation Center is in Brgy.Nagbalayong, Morong, Bataan. Pawikan Festival 2018 Schedule of Activities: 5:00 AM – Walk For A Cause 6:00 AM – Thanksgiving Mass 8:00 AM – Opening Program 8:00 AM – Sand Sculpture Contest 8:00 AM – Quiz Bee… Read More »
The Bagobo Klata are indigenous occupants of Davao. They are known as one of the most elaborately dressed tribes. They are also known for their fine artistry. Back then, they were feared warriors.