Filipino Lauro Eklund stars in National Geographic

July 14, 2015

  Lauro Eklund (left), who was born in Cebu, Philippines in 1996, stars in National Geographic channel show “Yukon River Run”. Lauro’s father, Neil, told Sun.Star website at www.sunstar.com.ph that they still visit the Philippines often. Lauro is featured in this year’s show and is seen to carry the Yukon log raft legacy when his father retires. According to the National Geographic, Lauro has been doing the Yukon trip since…

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Fil-Am professor shapes global business thinking

May 7, 2015

A FILIPINO-AMERICAN professor is shaping the global business thinking around the world through his works. Doctor J. Mark Munoz started his career in senior international management roles and became an account director for a United States and Asia-Pacific market research and consulting firm based in New Jersey. Munoz studied high school at the University of the Philippines in Cebu, acquired his bachelor’s degree at the West Visayas State University in…

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PCCF inducts officers on 5th anniversary

January 14, 2015

TORONTO, Ontario, Canada – The Philippine Canadian Charitable Foundation (PCCF) recently had the Induction of its Officers and Foundation Leaders for 2015-2016 and its 5th foundation anniversary at the Delta Toronto East Hotel.

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FilCan Sen. Enverga at AFCA

March 24, 2014

Senator Tobias “Jun” and Rosemer Enverga were special guests at the Association of Filipino Canadian Accountants (AFCA) Gala and Induction held at the Versailles Convention Centre.

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Visiting Pinoys

February 28, 2014

Filipinos based in the US (from left to right) Rose Atienza, Aurea Atienza, Sancho Jacinto, and Gloria Belmonte paid a visit to Sun.Star Network Exchange (Sunnex) office in Cebu City on Friday, February 28, 2014.

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KCCC honors volunteers, sponsors

February 9, 2014

Mama Ching Quejas, president of KCCC (Kalayaan Cultural Community Center) honored the active Volunteers and regular Sponsors, with a Volunteer evening at KCCC Mississauga, recently. KCCC is a non-profit charitable organization founded on Dec.8, 1997 to serve the community. They moved to their KCCC building at 5225 Orbitor Rd. in Mississauga on December 15, 2005.

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Conductors finalize Marriage Preparation Course

February 9, 2014

THE Marriage Course conductors of the Prince of Peace Church in Scarborough finalized their schedule for the 20 couples who will be attending the course this year. The six-week course is geared to guide the couples, who will get married in the church this year, on how to handle the various situations and important subjects they will encounter in their married life, particularly in their early years of marriage.

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Filipino journalists 2014 reunion worldwide

February 9, 2014

Photo shows Tony Sicat (middle), former editor-in-chief of Pilipino Star, together with veteran journalists Willie Jose (1st from left) and Jojo Taduran (extreme right). They met recently at The Village Roaster, 3452 Kingston Road (Corner Markham), Toronto, Ontario, Canada, as they plan the 2014 Reunion of Filipino Journalists both active and retired throughout the world.

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Kapamilya star topbills DUO Canada launch

January 30, 2014

TV and movie personality Paolo Avelino (far right) graced Globe Telecom’s official launch of DUO Canada during the Fiesta ng Kalayaan at the Mississauga Celebration Square in Ontario, Canada. Avelino encouraged more than 10,000 overseas Filipinos in attendance to keep in touch with their loved ones in the Philippines without having to worry about expensive IDD costs with DUO Canada, which assigns a virtual Canadian number to any Globe mobile…

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CNAC-O elects new officers

January 30, 2014

THE Camarines Norte Association Canada–Ontario (CNAC-O), a seven-year-old community-based volunteer organization of Filipino-Canadian GTA residents from the 12 towns of Camarines Norte, selected its new set of officers and directors for the 2014-2016 term.

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