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Can nonimmigrants with prior overstay receive visas again?


John arrived in the US on a fiancé visa. His petitioner, Amy, is an American who was introduced to him during one of Amy’s visits in Manila.

Posted: October 19th, 2014 in Global Pinoy | Read More »

Philippines readies for Ebola

WHO Asia Pacific Region Regional Director Shin Young-soo, right, and  Health Secretary Enrique Ona shake hands following a joint news conference ahead of the next week's 65th WHO Regional Conference Friday in Pasay City. AP

Foreign experts on infectious diseases are coming to the Philippines to help local health workers boost defenses against the outbreak of the Ebola virus, a Palace official said Saturday.

Posted: October 18th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

2 Filipino nurses honored in Saudi Arabia


Two Filipino nurses were honored in Saudi Arabia for their 35 years of excellent service in the health sector.

Posted: October 15th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Tagalog 3rd most widely spoken foreign language in US homes—study

This table, published by the US Center of Immigration Studies, shows that Tagalog, or Filipino, is the third most widely spoken foreign language in homes in the US. Photo from the Center for Immigration Studies.

A study in the US has found that Tagalog is the third most widely spoken foreign language in households, following Spanish and Chinese.

Posted: October 7th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Meet Berlin’s Filipino Grandmama

A LIBRARY OF MEMORIES With her trademark shoulder-length hair tied up in a bun and perfectly manicured nails, Mueller can easily regale a listener with anecdotes about Filipinos who visited the city where Jose Rizal first published his “Noli Me Tangere” novel over a century ago.  Marilyn Odchimar/Contributor

For a septuagenarian and someone barely five feet tall, Lourdes Lareza Mueller is Berlin’s most active Filipino community leader.

Posted: September 28th, 2014 in Global Pinoy,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »