Advice for Korean boyfriends

Jobers R. Bersales 01/17/2018

Robin Padilla’s fatherly advice to a Korean contestant to learn Tagalog during the latest episode of “Pilipinas Got Talent” on ABS-CBN runs into the continuing discourse on the national language and the colonial experience. He may not…

Garganera to attend today’s House hearing on Korean trash

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 11/20/2017

CEBU City Councilor Joel Garganera will fly to Manila today to attend the House committee hearing investigating the dumping of 5,000 metric tons of trash from South Korea to Cebu. According to Garganera, the former head of…

Korean police officials visit Cebu

Benjie B. Talisic, Christian Orellano 11/07/2017

Seven Korean police officials from the Chungnam Provincial Police Agency arrived in Cebu for a three-day visit in Central Visayas Tuesday. They were led by Senior Supt. General Kim Jae Won, chief of the Chungnam Provincial Police…

US supersonic bombers conduct exercise in South Korean region

AFP 11/03/2017

  United States bombers accompanied by Japanese and South Korean warplanes flew a mission in the South Korea region on Thursday amid high regional tensions, the US Air Force said. Two supersonic B-1B Lancer bombers took off…

Korean consulate seeks end to probe of Korean’s death

Benjie B. Talisic 11/01/2017

The Korean Consulate in Cebu asked the Cebu City police to stop its investigation into the death of a Korean inside a hotel room last Tuesday afternoon. SPO1 Janice Tamayo said the Korean Consulate informed the Korean’s…

Two Koreans found dead in Cebu City hotel rooms

Benjie Talisic 10/31/2017

  Two Korean nationals were found lifeless inside rooms which they occupied in hotels located in Barangays Carreta and Apas, Cebu City, on Tuesday. SPO1 Janice Tamayo of the homicide section of the Cebu City Police Office…

Two Koreans found dead in two different hotels

Benjie Talisic 10/31/2017

  Two Korean nationals were found lifeless in two separate hotels in Cebu City yesterday afternoon. Based on the initial report of the Cebu City Homicide Section, one of the two Koreans was found dead inside a…

Korean man runs amok in Talisay City store

Benjie B. Talisic 10/14/2017

CEBU CITY–A drunk Korean national was arrested after running amok inside a convenience store Talisay City, southern Cebu, on Saturday morning. The Korean was detained at the Talisay police station pending the filing of charges on malicious…

Festival to showcase Korean culture

Doris C. Bongcac 09/26/2017

Experience Korean culture, food and products during a four-day festival scheduled from September 28 to 30 at the SM City Mall in Cebu City. Sang Hyun Kim, vice president of the Cebu Korean Association Inc., said the…

PSEi falls amid jitters over North Korean H-bomb threat

Inquirer.net 09/06/2017

The local stock barometer fell below the 8,000 mark on Wednesday, tracking mostly sluggish regional markets as investors weighed fresh threats of military action by North Korea. The main-share Philippine Stock Exchange index lost 65.38 points or…

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