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The film examines the Marcos family’s return to power in the Philippines, exploring the disturbing legacy of Martial Law and Imelda Marcos’s efforts to help her son win the vice-presidency. In an age when fake news manipulates elections, The Marcoses’ comeback story serves as a dark fairy tale that is relevant not only to the Philippines, but to the rest of the world, including the U.S.

Home – UH Mānoa Filipino & Philippine Literature Program

“Filipino in thought, word and deed. These words mirror the essence of a true Filipino. They serve as cornerstones to the aspirations of the UHM Filipino and Philippine Literature Program. The program aims to enrich the consciousness and thoughts of students to enhance their sense of self-identity as Filipinos and to strengthen their capability for meaningful discourse in their own language.

Mānoa International Exchange – Come to Mānoa, See the World!

The most rewarding part of my international exchange experience was meeting people from around the world. I had the best roommates from India, Bangladesh, Switzerland, Vietnam, and Japan. I also made many friends from Europe. It was amazing to learn about the differences amongst our cultures.

Self-Designed Study Abroad

STUDY VIRTUALLY ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD! IT’S YOUR CHOICE! Definition and Appropriateness of an Independent, Self-designed Study Abroad Program The “self-designed” study abroad option is available to University of Hawai’i at Mānoa students who would like to study abroad, but cannot participate in an existing traditional study abroad programs due to extenuating academic circumstances.

Student Opportunity Center

Notice: All UHM faculty, staff, and undergraduate students received an automated email from the Student Opportunity Center (SOC) on Friday 9/27 or Wednesday 10/2 with the subject line “Student Opportunity Center Account Activation.” The email stated that Jessie Chen created an account on the recipient’s behalf, and prompted individuals to click an “Activate Account” button in the body of the message.

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AmCham | Philippines

The Joint Foreign Chambers of the Philippines (JFC) position paper and comment on House Bill 4157, the Comprehensive Income Tax and Incentives Rationa …

Philippines and ADB

Information on ADB’s development assistance to the Philippines, economic data and analysis, the latest news and publications, and regional initiatives.

Doing Business in the Philippines

The Philippine business environment is highly personalized. A proper introduction by a trusted intermediary is the best way to enter this market. The U.S. Commercial Service performs this function for American manufacturers (and their representatives) through our business matchmaking programs, which are described here.

Export.gov – Home

The U.S. Commercial Service in Manila is part of a global network of trade specialists dedicated to supporting U.S. commercial interests around the world. Our staff can help you identify potential business partners, provide information on doing business in the Philippines, and launch your company into this dynamic market.

Filipino Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber represents more than 2,000 businesses of all sizes representing 210,000 employees from a wide variety of industries… More details

HOME – IPOPHL

RESEARCHER Browse our collection of materials on intellectual property BASICS OF IPIP RESOURCESINVENTORS, INNOVATORS, & INDUSTRIAL DESIGNERSHere are the requirements and steps to applying for grant of patent, and registering utility model and industrial designPATENTUTILITY MODELINDUSTRIAL DESIGNENTREPRENEURS Learn more about trademark registration and take a look at our business-related programsTRADEMARKARTISTS, AUTHORS, COPYRIGHT HOLDERS Deposit copies continue reading : HOME

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The SME Policy Index is a benchmarking tool for emerging economies to monitor and evaluate progress in policies that support small and medium-sized enterprises. The ASEAN SME Policy Index 2018 is a joint effort between the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East-Asia (ERIA), the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the ASEAN Coordinating Committee on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (ACCMSME).

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Philippines – United States Department of State

U.S.-Philippine relations are based on strong historical and cultural links and a shared commitment to democracy and human rights. The U.S. has designated the Philippines as a Major Non-NATO Ally, and there are close and abiding security ties between the two nations.

US-ASEAN Business Council | Philippines

Welcome Luncheon in Honor of His Excellency Jose Manuel G. Romualdez, Ambassador of the Philippines to the United States On December 11, 2017, the Council hosted a Welcome Luncheon in honor of H.E. Jose Manuel G. Romualdez, the Ambassador of the Philippines to the United States, who formally assumed his post on November 29.

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The United States and the Philippines have had a very close trade relationship for more than a hundred years. We meet regularly with the Philippines under the auspices of the 1989 bilateral Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) to address outstanding bilateral issues and coordinate on bilateral, regional, and multilateral issues.

Explore Economies

Explore Economies

WTO | Philippines – Member information

MEMBER INFORMATION This page gathers key information on the Philippines’ participation in the WTO. The Philippines has been a WTO member since 1 January 1995 and a member of GATT since 27 December 1979. Membership of RTAs & PTAs Problems viewing this page?

The Official Website of the Department of Foreign Affairs – Republic of the Philippines

Public Advisory: For Filipinos in China Who Wish to Return to PH 19 February 2020 – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) informs Filipinos in various parts of China who wish to return to the Philippines that commercial flights are still available in certain areas.

Embassy of the Republic of the Philippines – Washington D.C.

Embassy of the Republic of the Philippines, Washington D.C.

Transparency International – Philippines

Netflix’s new series based on the Lava Jato case, The Mechanism, was just released on their platform so we put together a list of the best 5 Netflix series that showcase the different faces of corruption. Check them out!

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Since taking office on June 30, 2016, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has carried out a “war on drugs” resulting in the deaths of over 7,000 suspected drug dealers and users by January 2017. The government has attributed nearly half the killings to the Philippine National Police, and the remainder to “unidentified gunmen.”

GOV.PH

Services on enrollment and registration, financial assistance and scholarship, online courses, research and extension, and complaints about the education system

Embassy of the Philippines – Home

The Philippines, in southeastern Asia, consists of 7,107 islands lying between the South China Sea and the Pacific Ocean. Its unique location has made the Philippines…

Philippines Permanent Mission to the United Nations

H.E. MS. KIRA CHRISTIANNE D. AZUCENA, Chargé d’affaires, a.i. Permanent Mission of the Republic of the Philippines to the United Nations

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For information about our work in the Philippines: Visit our country website – Philippines (English) For legislation, case law and UNHCR policy relating to claims for international protection, visit Refworld.

Philippines | World Food Programme

A lower-middle-income country, the Philippines has a food deficit that is exacerbated by the combined effects of man-made and natural disasters that include earthquakes, typhoons and armed conflict. As one of the world’s most disaster-prone countries, it ranked third out of 171 countries on the 2015 World Risk Index and fourth out of 188 countries on the 2016 Global Climate Risk Index.

Philippines | U.S. Agency for International Development

With an overall goal of supporting a more prosperous, stable and well-governed nation, USAID’s programs in the Philippines focus on accelerating and sustaining inclusive economic growth through activities in the areas of governance, the economy and health and education, and through activities that enhance the country’s environmental resilience and foster peace and stability in conflict-affected areas of Mindanao.

Philippines Travel Advisory

Exercise increased caution in the Philippines due to crime, terrorism, civil unrest, a measles outbreak, and kidnapping. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Do Not Travel to: The Sulu Archipelago, including the southern Sulu Sea, due to crime, terrorism, civil unrest, and kidnapping.

U.S. Embassy in Philippines

The mission of the United States Embassy is to advance the interests of the United States, and to serve and protect U.S. citizens in Philippines.

Philippines

Latest news and information from the World Bank and its development work in Philippines. Access Philippines’ economy facts, statistics, project information, development research from experts and latest news.

Philippines

WHO country health profile of Philippines provides key statistics, information, news, features and journal articles on the country’s public health issues and services.

Cultural Center of the Philippines


Search Results: ‘Philippines’ – British Pathé

British Pathe, the world’s leading multimedia resource with a history stretching back over a century. The finest and most comprehensive archive of fabulous footage and stunning stills.

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Ilokano Language and Literature Program | University of Hawaii at Manoa

Welcome to the University of Hawaii at Manoa Ilokano Language, Culture, and Literature Program. We also call ourselves simply as the UHM Ilokano Program. This academic program of the university has been in existence since 1972. It has earned its permanent status as a degree-granting program in 2013.

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The Film Development Council of the Philippines is the government-backed lead agency for film in the Philippines ensuring that the economic, cultural and educational aspects of film are effectively represented at home and abroad.

Philippines: Introduction

The Philippines is a country in Southeast Asia in the western Pacific Ocean. It is an archipelago made up of 7,106 islands located in relation to many of Southeast Asia’s main water bodies: the South China Sea, Philippine Sea, Sulu Sea, Celebes Sea, and Luzon Strait. Proximate countries include Taiwan, Vietnam, and Indonesia.

Guide to The Philippines | Fillipino Etiquette, Customs & Culture | Kwintessential

The Philippines is officially known as The Republic of the Philippines. It is an archipelago, consisting of about 7,641 islands, sprawling over approximately 300,000 square kilometres. These are divided into three major island groups, namely Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao.

Home – UH Mānoa Filipino & Philippine Literature Program

“Filipino in thought, word and deed. These words mirror the essence of a true Filipino. They serve as cornerstones to the aspirations of the UHM Filipino and Philippine Literature Program. The program aims to enrich the consciousness and thoughts of students to enhance their sense of self-identity as Filipinos and to strengthen their capability for meaningful discourse in their own language.

Philippines – UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Philippines – UNESCO World Heritage Centre

World Premieres Film Festival Philippines | DOKweb

The WPFF celebrates the power and magic of film by showcasing the works of critically acclaimed, upcoming film directors from across the globe. It is the magnificent evolution of the world’s demographics and social trends, the increasing number of viewers, and openness in film appreciation has compelled the creation of such an event here in the Philippines.

Religion in the Philippines

by Jack Miller The Philippines proudly boasts to be the only Christian nation in Asia. More than 86 percent of the population is Roman Catholic, 6 percent belong to various nationalized Christian cults, and another 2 percent belong to well over 100 Protestant denominations.

Department of Education

List of Schools with High School Graduates who are Eligible to Enroll in Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)

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Philippines Lesson Plans & Worksheets | Lesson Planet

Philippines lesson plans and worksheets from thousands of teacher-reviewed resources to help you inspire students learning.

One Day in the Rainy Season

I awoke to a clap. It was a big, hard clap and I sat upright-confused, disoriented, unaware. The clap sounded again. An explosion. My thoughts were still lost in sleep. But once again, the Earth rumbled.

UHM Center for Philippine Studies

The film examines the Marcos family’s return to power in the Philippines, exploring the disturbing legacy of Martial Law and Imelda Marcos’s efforts to help her son win the vice-presidency. In an age when fake news manipulates elections, The Marcoses’ comeback story serves as a dark fairy tale that is relevant not only to the Philippines, but to the rest of the world, including the U.S.

UNICEF Philippines

UNICEF protects and promotes the rights of every Filipino child

Education | Philippines | U.S. Agency for International Development

USAID’s programs in education likewise address the constraint of human capacity. To strengthen human capital formation, USAID works with partners to improve the quality of both basic and higher education services across the country.

List of universities and colleges in the Philippines

This is a partial list of universities and colleges in the Philippines.

Manila Bulletin


Manila Standard


Mindanao Times


Philippines country profile

More than 7,000 islands make up the Philippines, but the bulk of its fast-growing population lives on just 11 of them. Much of the country is mountainous and prone to earthquakes and eruptions from around 20 active volcanoes.

The Economist Intelligence Unit

Access the latest politics analysis and economic growth summary through 2011 for Philippines from The Economist Intelligence Unit

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Philippines #79 Best Countries for Business

Philippines | World news | The Guardian

Hundreds of Filipino couples participated in a mass wedding wearing face masks because of coronavirus fears. As part of efforts to prevent the spread of the virus, officials in the city of Bacolod conducted health tests and provided the 220 couples with masks before they tied the knot

Latest Philippines Headlines, Breaking News, Media & Sports News | Inquirer.net

Coverage of breaking news and current headlines from the Philippines and around the world. Top stories, photos, videos, detailed analysis and in-depth reporting.

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Philippines news features and explanatory reports

Philstar.com | Latest Philippine news and multimedia

Philstar.com is one of the most vibrant, opinionated, discerning communities of readers on cyberspace. With your meaningful insights, help shape the stories that can shape the country. Sign up now!

Philippines : Holding the line against Duterte’s attacks | Reporters without borders

SEE THE #MomProject ABOUT FILIPINOS MEDIA INDEPENDENCE When sworn in as president in June 2016, Rodrigo Duterte issued this cryptic but grim warning: “Just because you’re a journalist, you are not exempted from assassination, if you’re a son of a bitch. Freedom of expression cannot help you if you have done something wrong.”

Latest Philippine Community News, Cebuano Sto

SunStar provides news and information from communities, including Cebu, Davao, Manila, Pampanga, Bacolod, Baguio, and Cagayan de Oro, among others. It is your link to home in the Philippines.

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The Manila Times | Latest Philippines News, Breaking News, Business News, Sports News

The Manila Times is one of the leading national broadsheets in the Philippines. It is also one of the oldest, having been founded in 1898. With a diverse opinion section and comprehensive coverage of the latest stories on politics, business, sports, entertainment, lifestyle and other issues of national & global concern.

The Negros Chronicle latest news in Dumaguete City and Negros Island

The Negros Chronicle has been delivering the latest news in Dumaguete City and the rest of the Negros Oriental province since 1973. Be informed!

The Visayan Daily Star

Bacolod Mayor Evelio Leonardia last night issued an executive order imposing a total ban on the entry of all vessels coming from China, Hong Kong and Macau at any Bacolod seaport effective immediately to prevent the spread of the deadly coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the city.

Zamboanga Today Online, the official website of the most read newspaper in Zamboanga City, Philippines

Three government employees caught using illegal drugs Three government employees caught in the act of using illegal drugs were arrested by the anti-illegal drugs special operations task group (AIDSOTG) of Police Station 5 atthe dumpsite area in Barangay Lumbangan, this city, Monday.

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Award Profile Applications are particularly sought in the following disciplines: Environmental Sciences, International Relations, Philippine Area Studies, Geography, History, Arts & Humanities, Anthropology/Archaeology, Law, Education, Linguistics, Journalism, Literature, Political Science, Math, Engineering, Sciences, Public/Global Health, Urban & Regional Planning and Agriculture.

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Volunteers in the Philippines work with their communities on projects in education, the environment, and youth development. During their service in the Philippines, Volunteers learn to speak Tagalog and local languages, including Bikol-Naga, Bikol-Albay, Cebuano, Hiligaynon, Ilokano, Kinaray-a, Sorsoganon, Tuwali, and Waray.

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Self-Designed Study Abroad

STUDY VIRTUALLY ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD! IT’S YOUR CHOICE! Definition and Appropriateness of an Independent, Self-designed Study Abroad Program The “self-designed” study abroad option is available to University of Hawai’i at Mānoa students who would like to study abroad, but cannot participate in an existing traditional study abroad programs due to extenuating academic circumstances.

Vacancies in Manila, Philippines | UNjobs

Senior Water Supply and Sanitation Specialist/ Senior Senior Water Resources Management Specialist, Manila, Philippines World Bank Updated:

U.S. Students Abroad

One of our highest priorities is protecting the lives and interests of U.S. students traveling, studying, and living abroad. Exploring new destinations and experiencing other cultures is both rewarding and exciting, but it is also important to do so safely. Students with special considerations – such as women and LGBTI travelers – may face additional challenges in other countries.

Cheap Flights to Philippines | AirAsia

Let your dreams come true when you book a cheap ticket to Philippines with AirAsia! Dream big, be bold and explore new terrain starting with one of our flights. Book a comfortable and affordable flight to Philippines to start your next adventure!

Philippines – Traveler view | Travelers’ Health | CDC

PhilippinesTraveler View Note: The World Health Organization has reported counterfeit versions of rabies vaccine and rabies immune globulin (antirabies serum) in the Philippines. See additional information on specific counterfeit products. If you received rabies vaccine or immune globulin in the Philippines, consult with a health care provider to see if revaccination is necessary.

Department of Tourism-Philippines

Learn more about the Philippine Government, its structure, how government works and the people behind it. All content is in the public domain unless otherwise stated. Trunkline (632) 459 5200 to 30 Copyright © Department of Tourism 2018

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Philippines Travel Guide | National Geographic

National Geographic’s latest travel stories about Philippines

Philippines 2020: Best of Philippines Tourism – Tripadvisor

Philippines Tourism: Tripadvisor has 1,436,967 reviews of Philippines Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Philippines resource.

Philippines Travel Advisory

Exercise increased caution in the Philippines due to crime, terrorism, civil unrest, a measles outbreak, and kidnapping. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Do Not Travel to: The Sulu Archipelago, including the southern Sulu Sea, due to crime, terrorism, civil unrest, and kidnapping.