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Mga Kwentong Pagkain: The Evolution of Philippine Cuisine
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Mga Kwentong Pagkain: The Evolution of Philippine Cuisine

The Philippine Consulate General in Toronto is pleased to inform that the Philippine   Consulate General in Toronto and the Mama Sita Foundation will conduct a webinar on the roots and origins of Filipino cuisine entitled, “Mga Kwentong Pagkain: The Evolution of Philippine Cuisine.”   Session 1: What Our Ancestors Ate Toronto/Canada: JUNE 14, 2022 (TUESDAY) 12:10...

PHL Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and York University tie-up boosts academic collaboration
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PHL Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and York University tie-up boosts academic collaboration

MANILA – The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and York University in Canada signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on academic collaboration to launch the partnership between Philippine universities and York University for the Globally Network Learning (GNL). CHED chairman Popoy de Vera and Dr. Rhonda Lenton, President and Vice-Chancellor of York University, Canada signed the...

PH Consul General  hosts Calgary mayor at the start of Filipino Restaurant Month in Canada
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PH Consul General hosts Calgary mayor at the start of Filipino Restaurant Month in Canada

Calgary, 1 April 2022 – The Philippine Consulate General (PCG) in Calgary marked the start of Filipino Restaurant Month in Canada (FRMC) with a lunch hosted by Consul General Zaldy Patron for Calgary Mayor Jyoti Gondek and her husband Mr. Todd Gondek at the Pacific Hut Restaurant in Calgary, Alberta. Pacific Hut Restaurant is one of...

Philippine Embassy celebrates Philippine-Canada partnership
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Philippine Embassy celebrates Philippine-Canada partnership

28 March 2022, Ottawa – The Embassy of the Philippines in Canada held a reception for members of the Canada-Philippines Inter-Parliamentary Friendship Group and the visiting delegation of the Philippine Commission on Higher Education (CHED) today at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier. Canadian Members of Parliament met CHED Chairman J. Prospero De Vera III, who was...

RECIPIENTS OF THE 2021 PRESIDENTIAL AWARDS FOR FILIPINO INDIVIDUALS AND ORGANIZATIONS OVERSEAS
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RECIPIENTS OF THE 2021 PRESIDENTIAL AWARDS FOR FILIPINO INDIVIDUALS AND ORGANIZATIONS OVERSEAS

2022 February 09: The Commission on Filipinos Overseas (CFO) is pleased to announce to the public the fifty-six (56) distinguished and outstanding overseas Filipinos and foreign-based organizations from 20 countries and territories who will be honoured by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte with the 2021 Presidential Awards for Filipino Individuals and Organizations Overseas (PAFIOO). Institutionalized in...

PCG Toronto celebrates Bonifacio Day with Ontario Premier Hon. Doug Ford as Guest of Honor
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PCG Toronto celebrates Bonifacio Day with Ontario Premier Hon. Doug Ford as Guest of Honor

30 November 2021, Toronto – The Philippine Consulate General in Toronto led by Consul General Orontes V. Castro celebrated Bonifacio Day with an event with the Filipino community at the Kalayaan Community Center in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. The Guest of Honor during the event was The Honourable Doug Ford, Premier of Ontario. The event, which...

Philippine Posts in Canada (PPC) spotlights Filipino Canadian healthcare professionals
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Philippine Posts in Canada (PPC) spotlights Filipino Canadian healthcare professionals

The Philippine Posts in Canada (PPC) launched “Filipinos in the Field,” a social media project in honor of the countless Filipino-Canadians working in healthcare across the country.   It is estimated that more than 10 million Filipinos are currently living and working outside of the Philippines, many of whom have joined the healthcare profession. This...