MANILA – Overseas Filipino workers spending the holidays in the Philippines are urged to use the Balik Manggagawa Online to get their overseas employment certificate, the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration said. Full article
Hundreds of Filipino faithful flocked to the Filipino Personal Parish Inmaculada Concepción y San Lorenzo Ruiz, or popularly known in Barcelona as Iglesia de San Agustin, to attend the first Simbang Gabi mass held in the evening of December 15. Full article
by Neil Connor, Agence France-PresseAs of 12/18/2014 8:37 PM
BEIJING, China - The plight of an eight-year-old Chinese boy with HIV, reportedly ordered to leave his village by 200 petitioners, sparked intense online soul-searching Thursday in a country where discrimination against sufferers remains rife.