Exchange rate as of Nov. 18, 2014:
S$1= Php 34.63
The Embassy’s Consular Section will be closed on 18 November (Tuesday) and 19 November(Wednesday) for official matters. The Embassy will not receive lodgements of visa applications and notarial documents. However, the Embassy will only (a) process passport appointments and (b) release passports, visas and notarized documents scheduled for release.
Now on its 5th year, GOBernor's Cup 2014 – a year-end tournament organized by a group of individual players from different badminton groups will come together again to continue their desire and willingness to share their knowledge and expertise in organizing tournament to promote camaraderie and sportsmanship across different badminton groups.
In the legends more than a thousand years ago, the name or appellation of Gypsy was born in Northern India. Gypsies are historically attributed to the nomadic Romani tribes who travel in songs and dances to portray their collective happiness or sadness. They are the wanderers and travellers, oftentimes associated with itinerant lifestyle. They are everywhere, reaching various cities and regions of the world.
The Singapore Court of Appeal ruled in favor of the Philippine National Bank (PNB) and awarded S$30.1M ($23M) in ill-gotten wealth by former Philippine dictator Ferdinand E. Marcos. Said wealth forms part of Marcos’ illegal fortune stashed in Swiss bank accounts, a Straits Times article reported Friday, 03 Jan 2014.
As we approach the end of the windy month of January, we bid farewell to say hello to a beautiful promise of new beginnings. It begins Thursday (Jan 30) with a New Moon (supermoon) in Aquarius that aligns with the kick-off of the Chinese New Year of the Wood Horse. We basically have two new moons in January!
“The Filipino spirit shines through wherever, whenever.”
In 2003, a handful of Filipino expatriates joined minds and expertise to create an online community for OFWs in Singapore. Ten years later, PinoySG has become the largest online community for Filipinos, offering the largest network of Filipino communities and organisations in the city-state.