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The government’s changes to the Age Pension could affect your ability to plan for a comfortable retirement. (more…)

This is my rejoinder to Ms Prima West’s response to my article “SAFSI PRESIDENT PRIMA WEST  REFUSES TO PERFORM HER ROLE,” [which was] published in the July issue of your much acclaimed publication. (more…)

I refer to the article written by Aida Morden in your July issue regarding alleged issues within SAFSI (Sydney Australian Filipino Seniors Inc). Ms. Morden has chosen to label me “confused” and “ill-advised” for my refusal to meet with her. (more…)

Lumaki at umunlad ang siyudad ng Blacktown,  sa nakaraang tatlumpong taon. Kasabay nito ang paglaki ng mga anak natin, at lalu na yung mga nauna sa atin na nakarating dito sa Australya. Ito ang siyudad na napili nating tirhan,  napili na pamahayan sa loob ng maraming taon. Dito sa siyudad ng Blacktown. Samot- sari ang mga lahi ng mga mamamayan nito.   Dito nagsiksikan ang kasalukuyang bilang ng mga mamamayan sa siyudad na ito ay humigit-kumulang na sa 340,000. (more…)

IN 1983, Janet del Rosario Martin was a simple lass from a small town in Zamboanga when she ventured to Manila to work as a waitress in a restaurant. Her desire was to work in Saudi Arabia but she never realized that something better was in store for her — the possibility of migrating to the land down under, Australia! (more…)