3 Filipinos in Netherlands awarded royal honors for volunteer work

Koninklijke onderscheidingen (royal honors) are awarded annually with around 3,500 appointments to the Order of Orange-Nassau—one of the royal house orders that falls under the full jurisdiction of King Willem Alexander......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsMay 4th, 2020Related News

Willem Dafoe: ‘An incredible feeling’ to join 1986 Edsa revolution

MANILA, Philippines — “An incredible feeling.” So said Willem Dafoe, revealing that he was one of the thousands of protestors who flocked to Edsa, which led to the toppling of the Marcos dictatorship in 1986. In a Vanity Fair video interview released Tuesday, the Academy Award-nominated actor said that he took part in the three-day […] The post Willem Dafoe: ‘An incredible feeling’ to join 1986 Edsa revolution appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsNov 9th, 2019Related News

Apparently, Willem Dafoe was at the People Power Revolution in 1986

MANILA, Philippines – There were thousands of people who marched in the EDSA People Power Revolution that overthrew Ferdinand Marcos' dictatorship in February 1986, and among them apparently was Willem Dafoe. Dafoe ran through a timeline of his acting career in a video for Vanity Fair released on November 5. ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsNov 9th, 2019Related News

How gin tells the story of a country

It reads like a page-turner of a novel or a documentary narrated by Willem Dafoe, F. Murray Abraham or Malcolm McDowell: how urbanist and author Matthew Westfall came to our country in the ’80s, scoured the length of the archipelago, drank with the locals (quatro cantos, gin bulag), and dreamed of someday “crafting the best Philippine gin possible.”.....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJul 31st, 2019Related News

Gunman in slay of Dutch missionary gets life

The gunman in the killing of Dutch missionary Willem Geertman in this city on July 3, 2012 will spend the rest of his life in prison......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJul 1st, 2019Related News

Trump victory could cause global recession – Citigroup

WASHINGTON: If New York developer Donald Trump wins the White House in November, the global economy could slip into recession, according to a forecast from Citigroup Thursday. In a research note a team led by the US bank's chief economist Willem Buiter sa.....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsAug 26th, 2016Related News