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UST Alumni Australia Comes Alive Down Under

December 10th, 2021 · Comments Off on UST Alumni Australia Comes Alive Down Under

Inspired by Philippine Ambassador to Australia, H.E. Ma. Hellen B. De La Vega, a Thomasian herself, the wheels were set in motion for the establishment of University of Santo Tomas Alumni Australia.

L-R Kate Andres, Benjie de Ubago, Albert Prias,…

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Marissa Bala – Aims Straight From Her Heart

November 11th, 2021 · Comments Off on Marissa Bala – Aims Straight From Her Heart

By Benjie de Ubago

In a world of fake news and dubious community leaders, one stands out as a true community leader. Marissa Bala is one such community leader. She’s the ever demure, soft-spoken, branded with sincerity, compassion and genuineness …

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Miguel Castro’s Animation Planet Comes Alive

September 14th, 2021 · Comments Off on Miguel Castro’s Animation Planet Comes Alive

By Benjie de Ubago

Miguel Castro is a master storyteller.  First,  he told his stories on stage by his acting. Then he sang of stories of love wrapped with emotions that made you  tingle. Then, he expressed his thoughts on …

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It’s Hardcourt Passion for Ramas

September 7th, 2021 · Comments Off on It’s Hardcourt Passion for Ramas

By Benjie de Ubago

For Mitchell Ramas, his interest in basketball is over and beyond hard-court passion.  It’s passion with a purpose!  He’s given the youth of Western Sydney new aspirations and directions. 

Inspired from an early age by his …

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Pinoy Products Now In 60 Woolworths Stores

March 13th, 2021 · Comments Off on Pinoy Products Now In 60 Woolworths Stores

It’s always been a hunt for Philippine Food products. Now, the taste of the Philippines is available in mainstream retail stores in Australia.

According to the Department of Trade and Industry through the Philippine Trade and Investment Centre (PTIC) Filipino …

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Junie Morosi – Beauty and Politics Don’t Mix!

March 8th, 2021 · Comments Off on Junie Morosi – Beauty and Politics Don’t Mix!

By Benjie de Ubago

In honor of International Woman’s Day, I take time to fondly remember the strength of a woman whose name was, Junie Morosi. 

The exotic beauty of Junie Morosi.

Morosi fought gender inequality at a time when …

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