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Philippines To Highlight Lapu-Lapu’s Victory Over Magellan In 2021 Commemoration

September 16, 2019

The Philippines will highlight the victory of native chieftain Lapu-lapu over explorer Ferdinand Magellan in the battle of Mactan to mark the 500th year commemoration of the arrival of the Spanish expedition in the islands in 2021. Despite Magellan’s death,

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Duterte Declares General Yamashita’s Surrender A Public Holiday

September 16, 2019

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte marked the surrender of Japanese wartime general, Tomoyuki Yamashita, to American and Filipino forces in Ifugao province in 1945 by declaring Sept. 3 as a working public holiday. Known as the Tiger of Malaya for leading

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Atsuko Yamagata : On Being Visible And Invisible

September 3, 2019

Japanese painter Atsuko Yamagata collaborates with musicians Ryan Villamor and Tomoyuki Watanabe in her latest live painting show, “Visible and Invisible”, at the TIU Theater in Makati Central Square, Makati City. Yamagata was born in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. She finished

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CIF Kids Take Centerstage In UTSUWA Show

July 3, 2019

The Japanese wakaido drum group, UTSUWA, returned to TIU theater last June 16, 2019 for their music drum fest which featured the CIF (Creative Image Foundation) Kids and ANIMA Tierra.

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INDIEPENDIENTE @ TIU Theater

June 20, 2019

A concert dubbed INDI-PENDYENTE.III was held last June 12, 2019 at TIU Theater in Makati Central Square. According to musician Job Vesh, the concert is the third performed by various artists using mostly indigenous instruments as a their way of

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Manila Files Diplomatic Protest Against Beijing Over Boat Sinking

June 15, 2019

The Philippines has filed a diplomatic protest against China after a Chinese vessel abandoned the crew of a Filipino fishing boat which it hit and sank off Recto Bank in the West Philippine Sea. The 22 Filipino fishermen were rescued

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RARA AVIS: Filmmaker Tikoy Aguiluz’s first solo exhibit at Kanto Gallery, Makati Central Square.

June 12, 2019

Filmmaker Tikoy Aguiluz (Boatman (1985), Biyaheng Langit (2000), Manila Kingpin: The Asiong Salonga Story (2011) returns to his old love — drawing and painting pictures which he showcases at Kanto Gallery, Makati Central Square, Chino Roces Ave., Makati City. The

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Duterte invites Emperor Naruhito, Empress Masako to visit Philippines

June 6, 2019

President Rodrigo Duterte has invited new Japanese Emperor Naruhito as well as Empress Masako to the Philippines. The invitation was coursed through Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during Duterte’s meeting with the Japanese leader in Tokyo last May. Duterte was in

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