Overseas Pinoys in 2012: Resiliency, tragedies, and PH pride

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 01 2013 07:03 PM | Updated as of Jan 02 2013 11:56 PM

Overseas Filipinos continue to show their resiliency by braving the toughest of times including political strife, economic crisis, accidents, and even the impact of the peso's appreciation against the US dollar.

But the year also proved to be a lucky one for several Pinoys who continue to reap the fruits of their hard-earned labor be it in sports, entertainment, politics or personal advocacy.

Here are the some of the highlights of the year 2012: