Barrio Pinoy

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If you’re looking for a dish that is easy and hassle-free to make especially during weekdays, then this steamed shrimp in garlic could just be the one you’re looking for. Ingredients: 3 Tbsp. oil ¼ cup minced garlic 2 tsp. white wine 2 Tbsp. spicy seasoning 2 Tbsp. lemon juice Pepper to taste Procedure:

February 10, 2017
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The Alpha Phi Omega International(Philippines) Inc. Hongkong Alumni Association ( APOHKAA) is celebrating its 91st year founding anniversary on December 18,2016 at 1002, 10th Good Hope Building, No.5 Sai Yueng Choi Street South, Mongkok, Kowloon. We are inviting all members and APO friends to attend the anniversary and advance Christmas party....

December 15, 2016
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The online registration for the civil service exam here in Hong Kong on November 27 began today (Nov. 4) and will last until Nov. 13, the Civil Service Commission (CSC) said. In an announcement on its website, the CSC said applicants need to fill out the Application Form for Civil Service Examination (CS Form 100), Revised September 2016), whi...

November 4, 2016
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The online registration for the civil service exam next month will start on All Souls’ Day (November 2) or afterwards, Labor Attaché Jalilo Dela Torre said. Dela Torre said the Civil Service Commission did not post the registration link today on its website (http://www.csc.gov.ph/) because today (October 31) is a holiday in the Philippines. ...

October 31, 2016
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Don’t gamble away your savings. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III urged overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) in Hong Kong not to get addicted to gambling, particularly the card game known as “tong-its”. Bello said in a dialogue with OFWs at the Hong Kong University during his recent visit that it was better to save than gamble away one’...

October 28, 2016
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The Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) is looking for an institute that could teach German to Filipino nurses who work as domestic helpers here in Hong Kong, Labor Attache Jalilo dela Torre said. Dela Torre said members of the Philippine Association of Service Exporters (PASEI) told the nursing jobs forum at the Bayanihan Centre on Octo...

October 17, 2016

EQUIPPED with the knowledge and skills they gained from the one-day Entrepreneurship Seminar Workshop held on September 18 at the Bayanihan Centre, OFWs here in Hong Kong became part of CARD history. There were almost a hundred participants, a record number, and they became more inspired and determined to accomplish their planned busines...

October 12, 2016
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A new kabayan has landed in Hong Kong that Overseas Filipinos can trust and rely on. BM Express is a Filipno door-to-door delivery company that promises to bridge the distance between Filipinos and their relatives back home in the Philippines. It was founded in 1990 by an Overseas Filipino family in Australia and has been active in provid...

September 13, 2016
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A majority of the Filipino community in Hong Kong wants to end the practice of holding numerous beauty contests in the territory, Labor Attaché Jalilo dela Torre said. Dela Torre said many beauty contests not only put Filipino women in a bad light as “objects of sexual exploitation” but they also leave domestic workers mired in debt. “...

July 20, 2016
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