By Anthony Advincula
Mayor Bill de Blasio signed legislation last month creating municipal identification cards for half a million undocumented immigrants living in New York City, a move hailed by government officials and advocacy groups as a “huge milestone” to expand benefits for immigrants and protect their rights.
Professional and Amateur chefs are invited to participate at the fifth “Annual Kulinarya: A Filipino Culinary Showdown!”
Filipino community leaders and the Philippine Embassy on June 28 lauded a California-based company for its decision to delete a scene in its customer service training video that negatively portrayed Filipino healthcare workers.
Ayannah, a digital payments startup based in the Philippines, has raised $1 million in new funding, reported technology news source TechCrunch http://www.crunchbase.com/organization/techcrunch.
A fundraiser for renowned Filipino choreographer, Enrico Labayen, who is seriously ailing, will be held by the Manila Heritage Foundation Saturday, August 9 from 5 to 7 p.m., as it marks the 37th anniversary of the International Hotel eviction.