Proud to be Pinoy!

At the mention of the word „Philippines“, what do foreigners think of? Chances are, they wouldn‘t know where the country is. They wouldn‘t know that we are friendly, hospitable,... Read more »

Barrio Fiesta – a celebration rooted in the hearts of Filipinos

There’s nothing quite like being surrounded by the sights, sounds and spirit of Filipino culture and heritage. Music and dance that invigorates your soul. A bounty of delicious food... Read more »

The Pinoy migrant—an analysis

Despite getting the highest academic degrees, professionals seeking greener pastures often end up frustrated because their diplomas and licenses are not credited and recognized. If Philippine laws prohibit non-Filipinos... Read more »

How Close is “Close”?

Christine Marie M. Sia Proximity is a relative term. Technically, it requires a measure of distance between two things. Closeness is an attribute of things being near to each... Read more »

Barrio Fiesta in Vienna

The annual Barrio Fiesta, organized by the Council of Filipino Associations in Austria (CFAA), in cooperation with the Embassy of the Philippines in Vienna will be staged on  Saturday,... Read more »

AD ASTRA PER ASPERA

“There is so much good in the worst of us, And so much bad in the best of us, That it ill becomes any of us To find fault... Read more »

The need to strengthen the spirit of unity

Filipinos who work and live in Austria –  would surely agree with me that everyone longs for unity in the Pinoy community here. According to unofficial statistics, there are... Read more »

Philippine election

According to the latest some known survey institutions in the Philippines,e Manny Villar vs Noynoy Aquino for President rivalry is now virtually equal. I think the surveys shows that... Read more »

An Angel Reminder: WE ARE NOT PERMANENT RESIDENTS ON EARTH – BUT GUESTS FOR THE NIGHT.

Hospitality is a wonderful attribute; it is also an attitude. Truly hospitable people regard their homes, and hearts – as open hearths to those who may pass through needing... Read more »

Christmas— a season of giving

In the wake of the unimaginable devastation inflicted by the recent twin calamities in the Philippines, Filipinos worldwide, including Austria, helped and shared their resources to the unfortunate victims... Read more »