Getting by With a Smile

By:
Liezel Porras
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April 1, 2022
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Culture
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Besides being known for our hospitality, we are also known for our optimism and cheery demeanor no matter...

Philippine Festivals: A Year-Long Celebration

By:
Liezel Porras
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February 4, 2022
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Culture
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You can experience a celebration that lasts all year round in the Philippines. With over 7,000 tropical islands

Filipino Resilience: Aftermath of Typhoon Rai

By:
Liezel Porras
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January 5, 2022
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Culture
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Filipinos are no stranger to calamities. Located on the Pacific Ring of Fire, the country is subjected...

The Many Dialects of the Philippines

By:
Liezel Porras
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November 12, 2021
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Culture
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The Philippines is a multilingual country where everyone speaks a different language. Made up of over seven thousand islands...

Play Basketball Anywhere in the Philippines

By:
Liezel Porras
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October 28, 2021
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Culture
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Basketball is everywhere you look in the Philippines. It’s played on street corners, grass, the sand, and on any unpaved ground. From a basketball court to an open space, or even in people’s backyards—it’s played anywhere.

Filipino Meals: A Social Affair

By:
Liezel Porras
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October 22, 2021
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Culture
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Meal breaks are the most anticipated time of the day at Xillium—or any company for that matter

Filipino Small Talk: Creating Big Relationships

By:
Liezel Porras
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February 26, 2021
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Culture
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Small talk is one of the most essential human interactions. What appears to be trivial and inane to some...

Iloilo City’s Dinagyang Festival Goes Digital

By:
Liezel Porras
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February 19, 2021
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Culture
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Dinagyang Festival is one of Iloilo City’s (where our VMAs are based) most popular festivals in the country...

VMA Stories: What’s Your WFH Look?

By:
Kate Vergara
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April 21, 2020
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Culture
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Filipinos are diligent workers and we love to dress up. But given social distancing policies to combat COVID-19...

Your Not So Mainstream Ice Cream

By:
Abigail Sabido
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March 11, 2020
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Culture
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Thanks to the Philippine’s tropical climate, ice cream comes in cheap to beat the heat.

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