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Governor Challenges Migrants

Governor Challenges Migrants: “Peso for Peso” to Develop Province (Press Release) November 12, 2007, Utrecht, The Netherlands – In sharp contrast to the intense politically-charged environment in the Philippines, overseas Filipinos were pleasantly surprised by Governor Oscar Moreno’s dynamic response to a call for action for matching funds in Misamis Oriental’s development projects spearheaded by […]

OFW Empowerment Consultative Meeting & Workshop

To all Filipino Community Group/Leaders & Heads of Companies, Hospitals, Clinics, Factories, Establishments and Other Institutions of Overseas Filipino Workers, you are cordially invited to   The OFW Empowerment Riyadh Region General Consultative Meeting & Workshop   At the Philippine Embassy, Diplomatic Quarter, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 16 Nov. – 14 Dec. 2007, Fridays, from 9:00 am to […]


DISCOVERING KUALA LUMPUR – PART III By Doods A. Amora, PEE THE MORNING AFTER (Friday, Oct 26, 2007) A clear beautiful Friday morning finally came and we were all ready for the day. We were joined by Noralyn, a Filipina from Manila who was once a TV commercial model and Sharmaine, a beauty from Sri Lanka. […]

Discovering Kuala Lumpur (Part 2)

DISCOVERING KUALA LUMPUR (PART II) By Doods A. Amora, PEE MOTORING TO KUALA LUMPUR In my previous experiences, the scariest moments in foreign travels were the taxi episodes. Maybe because I had lots of these encounters before. But alas, most of these sour experiences happened nowhere else in the world – ironically, in our own City […]

dine with old close friends

A long time family friend invited us yesterday in their “family get together” and his grandson birthday at Blue Water Beach, Maribago, Lapu Lapu City. Though at first we felt uncomfortable because I, my wife and my daughter are just an outsider on the said occasion, but were very happy knowing that our old friend […]

Discovering Kuala Lumpur

Entry below taken from my elder brother latest entry in his blog CESEEPS; I asked permission first to post this entry here in my blog. In my surprise, he told me that part of this article is for the OFWs.   DISCOVERING KUALA LUMPUR (PART I) (October 25 – 28, 2007) By Doods A. Amora, PEE […]

Overseas Absentee Voting Turnout in the Middle East OAV Turnout Doubles in Riyadh, AlkhobarDinan Arana & Rachel Salinel, Arab News ALKHOBAR/DUBAI, 1 May 2007 – Voter turnout both in Alkhobar and Riyadh dramatically doubled on Friday night compared to the previous week, the Philippine Embassy reported. Philippine Ambassador Antonio Villamor said that the total turnout […]