PH Disneyland? P’Noy meets with Disney Execs ABS-CBN News Posted at 02/17/16 11:34 AM | Updated as of 02/17/16 6:00 PM MANILA – President Aquino met with executives of Walt Disney International Wednesday morning (Manila time) during his US visit as a participant in the US-ASEAN Summit in Sunnylands, California.Aquino discussed possible investment opportunities with […]
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LOOK OUT, Soon to Open! I would be remiss if I fail to mention that Filipinos have their own way of appropriating words from the English dictionary and applying them as they understand English usage and sentence structure. In many cases, their use of English follows similar rules in Tagalog sentence composition. It is the […]
Typhoon in 3… 2…1 Just when the Christmas celebrations here in the Philippines begin to ramp up, and the spirit of the season is upon everyone, Mother Nature decides to make an appearance and remind us all that Typhoon Season is only a synthetic, man-made “nomenclature” and that she remains in total control (along with […]
Story courtesy of “The Maharlikan” online news portal: The National Bureau of Investigation has confirmed the syndicate behind the Laglag Bala scam which preys mainly on the elderly and departing OFWs involving various government personnel. Initial findings by agents of the National Bureau of Investigation reveal that some porters identify potential victims of the “tanim-bala” […]
Oh So Slow…The Internet. I know this is old news story for many of us that experience poor internet service here in the Philippines but, my question is though, has there been any improvement since? If there has, it hasn’t been noticible…not in my neck of the jungle anyway. What is really good about my […]
As the election process heats up back home in the U.S., it has been entertaining. Here in the Philippines, it can also be entertaining, although even more questionable than politics elsewhere, but still interesting and sometimes funny in its own way. MANILA, Philippines (Taken from The Adobo Chronicles®) – As the 2016 Philippine presidential elections […]