A New York lawyer was elected chairman of the National Federation of Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA) along with a new national leadership at the conclusion of its “empowerment conference” held here on August 7 to 10.
San Diego County, the home to more than 150,000 Filipinos and Filipino Americans, will host the 11th biennial empowerment conference of the National Federation of Filipino American Associations (NaFFAA) on August 7-10.
Filipino-American businesswoman Loida Nicolas-Lewis, chair and CEO of the investment firm TLC Beatrice, LLC, joined the board of trustees of the Migration Policy Institute (MPI), the non-partisan immigration think tank announced on Tuesday, Feb. 25.
By Julliane Love de Jesus
In behalf of President Benigno Aquino III, Cabinet Secretary Jose Rene Almendras lauded Tuesday the recipients of General Carlos P. Romulo Award for “showing strength, resilience and love for country.”
By Jerome Aning
Vice President Jejomar Binay and Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario on Friday expressed the Philippine government’s gratitude to Saudi King Abdullah for donating the P24.9-million balance for the “blood money” needed for the release of Filipino death convict Rodelio “Dondon” Lanuza.