April 4, 2011
Mechado is a beef dish from the Philippines. The addition of soy sauce and calamansi juice to the marinating liquid gives this recipe its distinct Filipino character.
The traditional dish...
Tags: bay_leaf, beef, beef_dish, beef_tongue, black_pepper, braised, calamansi_juice, crushed_garlic, filipino, lard, larded_beef, lengua_mechada, marinade, marinated_in_vinegar, mechado, onion_slices, philippines, pork_back, soy_sauce, tomato_sauce
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Cyprus increases pay of domestic helpers
April 1, 2011
Some 1,200 Filipino household workers in Cyprus stand to benefit from an increase in their minimum wages, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said Thursday.
DOLE cited a report...
Tags: cyprus, domestic, filipino, helpers, increases, pay
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Peace building goes high-tech in the Filipino classroom
January 19, 2011
Communication is the cornerstone of peace building, and as today's rapidly evolving technology provides better and faster ways to communicate with every corner of the globe, it comes as no...
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UK care workers abuse exposed by BBC investigative program
January 10, 2011
BBC?s ?Face the Facts? program?aired an expose on the abuse and exploitation of care workers in the UK. A Filipina and Romanian girl were interviewed, both giving harrowing?accounts of...
Tags: bbc, care_home_abuse, face_the_facts, filipina, filipino, john_waite, romanian, uk_care_workers
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CONFIRMATION FILIPINO PEACEKEEPERS IN HAITI IN COLLAPSED BUILDINGS
January 13, 2010
AFP says some Filipino peacekeepers trapped in collapsed Haiti buildings
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) confirmed on Wednesday that some of its soldiers doing peacekeeping operations in...
Tags: buildings, collapsed, filipino, haiti, peacekeepers
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FIRST FILIPINO PRIEST TAKES CHARGE OF A SWEDISH PARISH
January 12, 2010
For the first time, a Filipino Roman Catholic cleric has the distinct honor and privilege of heading a Swedish parish.
Philippine Ambassador to Sweden Maria Zeneida Angara Collinson...
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MURDERED PINAY WAS LEBANESE ENVOY's HOUSEKEEPER
December 30, 2009
Filipino woman found dead in Lebanese envoy?s residence in Vienna
By Gloria Jane Baylon
A Filipino woman, identified by authorities as Romalyn L. Basalo, a 30-year-old housekeeper working in...
Tags: filipino, in, lebanese envoys, murdered, residence, vienna, woman
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