October 2019

Driving of the wrong side of the road

A family is lucky to be alive after driving for at least 3km on the wrong side of a normally busy road south of Auckland – while a witness frantically tried to get them to…


Simon Bridges – A New Zealand Filipino

Simon Bridges demonstrated his singing skills over the weekend at a National Party Filipino event in Tauranga, covering Elvis Presley’s Love Me Tender.  “I don’t think I’m giving up day job,” the National Party leader…


Filipino Fiesta in Hamilton at Labour Weekend

Hamilton will be a Filipino city on Labour Weekend when Waikato Filipino Association (WFA) hosts the biggest gathering of Filipinos from Friday to Sunday October 25 to 27 for Pistang Pilipino 2019 (Filipino Fiesta 2019).



New Zealand exploiting Filipinos

A training provider for international students who go on to become farm workers says immigration exploitation is giving good companies a bad name. The Philippines’ ambassador to New Zealand, Jesus Domingo, plans to set up…