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Fiesta Filipino Welcomes Yassi Pressman, Bella Padilla, & Xian Lim to...

  Written by: Chelsea Tan Backstage at Fiesta Filipino: Annie Lux, Chelsea Tan, Xian Lim, Bela Padilla, Yassi Pressman, Chad Kinis.   Fiesta Filipino is the largest...

Fiesta Filipino 2018 breaks records

  By Will Tigley     The fourth year of Calgary’s annual Fiesta Filipino had amazing growth. Over 66,000 people attended throughout the three days over the September long...

Time running out to vote in 2019 Philippine midterm election

By Darlene Casten The nominees in next year’s midterm elections in the Philippines aren’t even on the table yet, but Calgary’s Filipino community is running out...

Petition asks for Filipino language in Alberta schools

By Darlene Casten   The Province will add two new languages to the Alberta Education curriculum and members of a number of Filipino community groups are...

Globalfest 2018

Globalfest, Alberta's most explosive festival wrapped up another year with success. The night sky lit up this year with fireworks show from Ukraine, Spain,...

Parent and grandparent sponsorship quota increased to 20,000

  On August 20th, the Canadian government announced the number of parent and grandparent sponsorship (PGP) applications will increase to 20,000 in 2019 and t. Additionally,...