Category: People and Community

Duterte visited Korea (without much fanfare) 1

Duterte visited Korea (without much fanfare)

I only learned that Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte was in Korea from a Facebook post on Duterte for President Movement last Friday, after coming back from a visit to the National Assembly. It...

DJ Gennie on I-Witness in Korea 0

DJ Gennie on I-Witness in Korea

If you don’t know who DJ Gennie Kim is, she is a public figure in the Filipino community in Korea. She hosts the radio show “Multicultural Family Broadcast for Filipinos” aside from a regular...

Jasmine Lee at the Asian Games 2014 0

Jasmine Lee at the Asian Games 2014

Just a few hours before the opening ceremony of the 17th Asian Games begins. Last night, news programs showed the rehearsal for the opening ceremony that was held last Wednesday night. Part of tonight’s...

Remittance through Metrobank Seoul 4

Remittance through Metrobank Seoul

I never experienced sending money to the Philippines until last year. Luckily, one of my friends is working for Metrobank in Seoul. It is so easy to find Metrobank. It is located on the...

Balikbayan Box: D8 Brothers 7

Balikbayan Box: D8 Brothers

I haven’t been posting the past few weeks ~ and it’s because I’ve been on vacation since July 25th outside Korea 😀 For those who are looking for alternative door-to-door cargo service from Korea...

Expat Pinoy: Sunshine Estores 6

Expat Pinoy: Sunshine Estores

Only a handful of Filipinos have been able to penetrate the Korean entertainment scene: Jasmine Lee, Cherish Maningat and Donabelle Casipong. It’s understandable as there aren’t enough roles on movies and television that requires...

Jasmine Lee to attend the World Economic Forum 2

Jasmine Lee to attend the World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum on East Asia will be held in Manila, Philippines from May 21~23. The Philippine-born member of the Korean National Assembly, Jasmine Lee will be one of the discussion leaders on...

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A Filipino Proposal in Seoul

A few Sundays ago, I was supposed to join a “surprise” proposal by a Filipino living in Korea (Jayan) to his girlfriend (Raechelle) who is visiting with her sisters. I met them only once...