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LOOK: Julia Barretto explores South Korea with mom Marjorie

Julia Barretto recently flew to South Korea and spent time with her mom Marjorie Barretto. The mother-daughter duo arrived in South Korea around three days ago. Julia uploaded several photos of their travels on Instagram. In one set of photos shot in an open field, Julia wrote on the caption, "Wish you were here." Fans and followers assumed the actress referred to actor Joshua Garcia, her love team partner. The ladies also tried on South Korea's traditional garb, the hanbok. JB RELATED STORIES: Julia Barretto, Joshua Garcia excited to star in movie with 'iconic' Sharon Cuneta, Robin Padilla ...Keep on reading: LOOK: Julia Barretto explores South Korea with mom Marjorie.....»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerNov 8th, 2017

‘Our little princess... show her all the love she deserves’

Sinundan ni Julie Barretto ang mom niyang si Marjorie Barretto sa paglabas ng picture ng youngest sister niya na hindi nakikita except by their families and close friends. Pinost ni Julia ang video nila ng kapatid at may caption na, “Our little princess. Show her all the love she deserves.”….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2018

Koepka gains control

I felt like I putted really well again, that was a big key and then just leaving myself with good looks JEJU ISLAND, South Korea — US PGA Tour Player of the Year Brooks Koepka seized the third round lead at the CJ Cup at Nine Bridges on Saturday. The world number three shot five-under […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated News13 hr. 47 min. ago

Cinema as response to the nation: PH films at the Busan Intl Film Festival 2018

BUSAN, SOUTH KOREA – Philippine cinema has, for a century, gained international recognition as film-directors and script-writers – through very different eras – have portrayed the particularities and universalities of Philippine society. There's the experiences of colonialism and fin de siècle-melancholy, martial law and its effects on everyday lives and family ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News18 hr. 47 min. ago

U.S., South Korea suspend additional military exercise

SINGAPORE, Singapore – US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and his South Korean counterpart Jeong Kyeong-doo have cancelled the "Vigilant Ace" military exercise that was slated for December, a Pentagon spokeswoman said Friday, October 20. The two officials agreed to suspend the drill to "give the diplomatic process" with Pyongyang "every ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

Pope Francis nakadawat og imbitasyon sa North Korea

Gidapit ni North Korean leader Kim Jong-un si Pope Francis aron mobisita sa maong nasud. Nadawat sa Santo Papa ang imbitasyon gikan ni South Korean President Moon Jae-in sa pagbisita niini sa Vatican. Positibo ang Santo Papa ug miingon nga iyag ikonsiderar ang maong imbitasyon. “If the invitation comes, I will surely respond to it… link: Pope Francis nakadawat og imbitasyon sa North Korea.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

Pope gets invite to North Korea, indicates will consider it

VATICAN CITY—Pope Francis on Thursday received an invitation to visit North Korea and the pontiff indicated he would consider making what would be a landmark trip to a nation known for severe restrictions on religious practice, according to South Korean officials. South Korean President Moon Jae-in relayed the invitation from North Korean leader Kim Jong […] The post Pope gets invite to North Korea, indicates will consider it appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsOct 19th, 2018

South Korea s last polar bear dies ahead of British retirement

SEOUL, South Korea – The last polar bear kept in South Korea has died of old age only weeks before his planned departure to better living conditions in Britain, zoo officials said Thursday, October 18. Tongki – a 23-year-old male named after a Japanese cartoon character of the 1980s – lived ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

Pope indicates willingness to visit North Korea

VATICAN CITY --- South Korea's president has met with Pope Francis in a private audience, and his office says that the pontiff indicated his willingness to visit North Korea. The South Korean presidential office said in a statement Thursday that President Moon Jae-in "conveyed North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's desire for a papal visit to North Korea." A formal invitation directly from North Korea will follow. The office said Francis said that "if the invitation comes, I will surely respond to it, and I can possibly go." Kim initially indicated his desire for a papal visit during a Korean summit last month. If it materializes, such a visit would be the first by a pope to Nor...Keep on reading: Pope indicates willingness to visit North Korea.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

Two Filipinos join ASEAN fellows in Korean press fellowship

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 18 (PIA) -- Nine participants from ASEAN member-states joined in this year's Kwanhun-KPF Press Fellowship, a four week-long fellowship hosted by the Kwanhun Journalists Clu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

Two Filipinos join ASEAN fellows in Korean press fellowship

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 18 (PIA) -- Nine participants from ASEAN member-states joined in this year's Kwanhun-KPF Press Fellowship, a four week-long fellowship hosted by the Kwanhun Journalists Clu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

Gretchen Ho explains importance of TV hosts, journos asking hard-hitting questions

For Gretchen Ho, talk show hosts and journalists asking hard-hitting questions play an important role in society. The television host and former Ateneo Lady Eagle volleybelle spoke her mind about the topic after a curious netizen asked her about her views on Twitter last Tuesday, Oct. 16. A netizen named Jude Mangilog (@judemangilog) reacted to former Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque's interview with Vice Ganda on his show, "Gandang Gabi Vice" which aired on Sunday, Oct. 14. Roque said President Rodrigo Duterte's controversial kiss with an overseas Filipino worker in South Korea was "inappropriate." READ:Roque on OFW kiss issue: 'I thought I would die' The netizen ...Keep on reading: Gretchen Ho explains importance of TV hosts, journos asking hard-hitting questions.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

Two Filipinos join ASEAN fellows in Korean press fellowship

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 18 (PIA) — Nine participants from ASEAN member-states joined in this year’s Kwanhun-KPF Press Fellowship, a four week-long fellowship hosted by the Kwanhun Journalists Clu Source link link: Two Filipinos join ASEAN fellows in Korean press fellowship.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 18th, 2018

SKorea refuses refugee status for nearly 400 Yemenis

SEOUL: Nearly 400 Yemenis were denied refugee status by South Korea on Wednesday, months after their arrival on the resort island of Jeju triggered a populist outcry. Ethnically-homogenous South Korea...READ MORE The post SKorea refuses refugee status for nearly 400 Yemenis appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 17th, 2018

Koreas to discuss Olympic hosting

SEOUL — North and South Korea will discuss the details for their planned joint bid for the 2032 Olympics later this month to follow up on an ambitious agreement reached between their leaders in September. The radical concept, which would require an unprecedented level of cooperation and mutual trust on the long-divided Korean peninsula, was […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 17th, 2018
Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Feminist Pia Cayetano mum on Duterte s OFW kiss

Rep. Pia Cayetano (Taguig) has been a staunch advocate of women's rights but she refuses to comment on President Rodrigo Duterte "playful act" of kissing a married Filipina in South Korea months ago......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Pia Cayetano mum on Duterte’s remarks vs women

  House Deputy Speaker Pia Cayetano refused to comment on the remarks made by President Rodrigo Duterte against women --- including that of kissing an overseas Filipino worker in South Korea --- saying she is not his spokesperson.   The issue was raised when Cayetano, who claims to be an advocate of women's welfare, filed her certificate of candidacy (COC) for senator in the 2019 polls on Tuesday.   She was asked by a reporter to comment on Duterte's actions against women.   But instead of answering the question, Cayetano pointed at her track record of pushing for certain bills that she said aims to help women in the country.   "I think...Keep on reading: Pia Cayetano mum on Duterte’s remarks vs women.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Korean Air chief indicted for embezzlement

SEOUL, South Korea – The head of South Korean flag carrier Korean Air – whose family have been embroiled in multiple scandals including one involving macadamia nuts – was indicted on Monday, October 15, on charges of embezzling tens of millions of dollars and other offences. Prosecutors charged Cho Yang-ho with ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Koreas agree to break ground on inter-Korean railroad

SEOUL, South Korea --- North and South Korea continued their push for peace Monday with high-level talks that resulted in a host of agreements, including a plan by the rivals for a groundbreaking ceremony this year on an ambitious project to connect their railways and roads. The agreements come amid unease in Washington over the speed of inter-Korean engagement. Many outsiders believe that US-led efforts to rid North Korea of its nuclear-tipped missiles are lagging significantly behind the Koreas' efforts to move past decades of bitter rivalry. There was also controversy over a decision by South Korea's Unification Ministry to block a North Korean defector-turned-reporter from ...Keep on reading: Koreas agree to break ground on inter-Korean railroad.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

North, South Korea agree to reconnect their railways

North, South Korea agree to reconnect their railways.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018