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PH heirloom rice debuts in Canada

Ottawa – Exotic and ecological, Philippine heirloom rice makes its debut in the Canadian market, as various varieties of the Filipino food staple are now available for online purchase across Canada in time for the holiday season. Up until this time, these treasured aromatic varieties were rarely sold in the commercial market. Level Ground Trading, …

Embassy extends winter tour sign up

The Philippine Embassy in Ottawa announced that it has extended the registration deadline for Winter Escapade to Dec. 29. Amb. Petronila Garcia, renewed her call for members of Filipino communities and Canadians to sign up for this special tour in five Philippine destinations from Jan. 30 to Feb. 6. “Rajah Tours, our ground handler, and …

Philippines Deepens Cultural Awareness in Asian Heritage Month

As the annual Asian Heritage Month celebrated across Canada comes to a close, awareness of Filipino cultural heritage continues to deepen in spring festivities recognizing the long and rich history of Asian Canadians and their contributions to Canada. Film screenings, cultural and tourism exhibits, and a powerful presentation of Filipino music were among the platforms …

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