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Fil-Am comedienne in new FX primetime TV series

Having a career in Hollywood is no easy task, but for Filipina actress Ellen D. Williams, acting is a passion that she will always pursue. The actress is one of the few Pinay faces seen on American TV. Balitang America, February 10, 2016

Pinoys cheer for wounded veterans at charity football game

CALIFORNIA - While all the hype focused on the Super Bowl, another important game was played in the San Francisco Bay area over the weekend.

Alberta Pinoys hang economic recovery on pipeline plan

CANADA - Thousands of Filipinos in Alberta working in the oil and gas industry were among the many laid off last year due to the collapse in oil prices.


Saudi oil company to lay off workers, says OFW

Kanya-kanyang diskarte na lang daw ngayon ang mga apektadong OFW dahil hindi sila kumpyansa sa ipinapangakong tulong ng gobyerno.

Why real estate firms remain bullish on OFWs

Quinto Oreta, president of Major Homes, remains confident in the overseas Filipino market, including the Middle East.

Mga Pinoy, apektado ng retrenchment sa Saudi

Isinisisi ang retrenchment sa pagbagsak ng presyo ng langis.

Family of Iraq fire victim seeks justice

MANILA - The family of one of the Filipino workers who perished in a hotel fire in Kurdistan, Iraq recalled that where she worked appeared to be a fire trap.

Body of OFW who fell to her death in Saudi arrives in Cebu

MANILA – The remains of an overseas Filipino worker who fell to her death in Saudi Arabia are finally repatriated to her hometown in Cebu.

How Seneres saved 14-year-old OFW from death row

For one former migrant worker, the late congressman and presidential candidate Roy Señeres Sr. will live on as the man who plucked her from death row in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) almost two decades ago.

13 OFWs hurt in Taiwan quake: DFA

MANILA –The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday said that 13 Filipinos suffered minor injuries during the powerful earthquake that hit Taiwan early morning Saturday.