PALO ALTO, California - The Stanford doctor who is now being monitored for Ebola in the San Francisco Bay Area is being considered a hero by a Pinoy colleague, who said he went where others simply refused to go. Full article
HOLLYWOOD – For his first big movie directing job, Filipino-American Walter Boholst chose to do "Voodoo Possession", a horror-thriller set in an insane asylum in Haiti where a man is desperately trying to find his missing brother.
OAKLAND, California – There are only a few days to go before the midterm elections and people in America are about to cast their votes for all 435 seats in the House of Representatives and 33 of the 100 seats in the U.S. Senate. Full article
LONDON - Many Filipinos now possess European passports. Once you have such a passport, it means you no longer have any restriction to enter any member state of the European Union in order to live and work there. Full article
TOKYO - The Japanese government finalized a bill Friday to accept foreign domestic workers in special zones and to implement a slew of other deregulatory measures in the designated areas in the country. Full article
ReutersAs of 11/01/2014 4:09 PM
BEIJING - China passed a counter-espionage law on Saturday aimed at tightening state security and helping build a "comprehensive" national security system, state media reported.