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Insights Into PH Tourism Highlighted At World Bank Conference in Washington, DC

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WASHINGTON, DC -- “Tourism thrives in an atmosphere of excitement and encouragement,” Philippine Tourism Secretary Ramon Jimenez, Jr. told the audience of a tourism conference at the World Bank Headquarters on 08 December 2015. 

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ConGen De Leon Surprised with Award at the Poinsettia Ball

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NEW YORK - The annual Poinsettia Christmas Ball was made extra special this year when organizers Friends Indeed and Philippine Hearts and Hopes Society Inc. along with other Filipino community organizations presented a Special Citation to Consul General Mario De Leon as “Man of the Year” last 6 December 2015 at the Astoria World Manor in Queens, NY.

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Simbang Gabi sa Konsulado at Home in New York

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NEW YORK, 8 December 2015 -- Filipino Christmas once again came to New York as the 9-day novena and traditional mass at the Simbang Gabi sa Konsulado started last December 7 at the Kalayaan Hall of the Philippine Center. 

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Ceremonial lighting of parols kick off Simbang Gabi celebration at Philippine Center New York

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NEW YORK, 8 December 2015 – A parol-lighting ceremony led by Consul General Mario L. de Leon, Jr. and Permanent Representative to the United Nations Lourdes O. Yparraguirre kicked off the 9-day traditional Simbang Gabi sa Konsulado on 7 December 2015 at the Philippine Center New York. 

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Mom and daughter, both U.S. flight attendants, face grim reality

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NEW YORK CITY -- The glitz and glamour of jet-setting to London, Paris, Milan and all the fancy European cities sounded too good to pass up for a mother and her daughter who made their careers working for two major United States airlines as flight attendants. Until today.

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Atty. Jhanice V. Domingo Elected President NFALA

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Attorney Jhanice V. Domingo

DENVILLE, NJ -- Jhanice V. Domingo, Counsel at Morris County law firm Einhorn Harris, was elected President-Elect of the National Filipino American Lawyers Association (NFALA) and installed at NFALA’s Annual Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on November 5, 2015. 

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Asia CEO recognizes Ambassador Cuisia with Lifetime Contributor Award

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In recognition of excellence in leadership, Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. was conferred the Lifetime Contributor Award (public sector) by the Asia CEO Forum on 11 November 2015 at the Marriott Hotel in Manila.

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“Heneral Luna” Pays Courtesy Call on PCGNY, Talks Patriotism and Democracy

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NEW YORK -- Heneral Luna star John Arcilla paid a courtesy call on Consul General Mario De Leon, Jr. last 11 November, in between the actor’s meet and greet visits in New York and New Jersey theatres showing the historical biopic of General Antonio Luna, highlighting his heroism during the Philippine-American War. Heneral Luna is the Philippines’ entry to the Foreign Language Film Category at the Academy Awards.

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Homecoming sa Konsulado 2015 expands PH alumni network, plans projects with civic relevance

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NEW YORK CITY -- Homecoming sa Konsulado continues to gain a bigger following as this year’s activity drew more than 180 participants representing 17 alumni associations of Philippine schools and universities at the gathering held last November 7 at the Philippine Center’s Kalayaan Hall.

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Gabi Ng Parangal 2015: AFTA’s Tribute to Excellence, Leadership and Service

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Twenty-five star students, teacher/educators and leaders dazzled and inspired the guests at the Gabi Ng Parangal of the Association of Fil-American Teachers of America, Inc. (AFTA) last November 14, 2015 at Astoria World Manor in Queens, New York. The association gave recognition to them who exemplify excellence, leadership and dedicated service in their respective places of study and work by conferring on them the PERLAS, AFTA-UG, AFTA-LEADS and DTA awards.

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