I’m absolutely sure, majority of Filipinos are unaware of the origin or meaning of our own country name, the Philippines. I, myself learned new things while researching for this piece. 1. The name Philippines was derived from the Spanish name Filipe or Philip in English, and specifically in honor of King Philippe II, the KingRead More
Here is the match schedule of our very own Gilas Pilipinas in their campaign in the FIBA World Cup. Also included are the broadcast times at Sports and Action channel 23 (Studio 23). August 31 Sunday: •10 am: USA vs Finland ( Abs-Cbn Ch 2) •12 nn: Greece vs Senegal ( Abs-cbn Sports+Action Ch 23)Read More
Welcome to Pilipinas.org! Launching this site dedicated to everything about the Philippines today, June 12. Just in time with the celebration of the Philippines’ 114th independence from foreign oppression.