DESIGN PHILIPPINES DRAWS INTERNATIONAL BUYERS AT THE 56TH SALONE DEL MOBILE IN MILAN
Design Philippines continues to promote the best of the Philippines at the Milan International Furniture Fair.
Milan PCG conducts successful mobile service in Bologna
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a successful mobile consular mission in Bologna on 01 and 02 April 2017.
MILAN PCG ATTENDS OPENING OF INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL EXHIBITION 2017
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan attended the official opening of Borsa Internazionale del Turismo (BiT) 2017 at the Fieramilanocity on 2 April 2017.
MILAN PCG CELEBRATES FILIPINO WOMEN AS DRIVERS OF CHANGE
In celebration of the National Women’s Month, the Philippine Consulate General in Milan organized a social gathering for Filipino women leaders who have in one way or another made invaluable contributions to the Filipino community.
PCG CONDUCTS IT TRAINING AND ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT TRAINING IN MODENA
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan, through the program of POLO and OWWA, successfully conducted another IT Training Program, this time in Modena.
Milan PCG conducts successful mobile consular service in Torino
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a successful mobile consular mission in Torino for Filipinos in the Piemonte region at the Filipino Chaplaincy on Corso Vittorio Emanuele II.
MILAN PCG ATTENDS 24th ANNIVERSARY OF EL SHADDAI MILAN, ITALY CHAPTER
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan joined the 24th anniversary celebration of El Shaddai DWXI – Prayer Partners Fellowship International Milan.
More than 350 Filipinos benefit from consular services in Modena, Italy
A total of 368 services were rendered to the Filipino community in Modena in the first mobile consular service conducted by the Philippine Consulate General in Milan for the year.
Philippines participates in European Dive Show in Bologna, Italy
The Philippine Department of Tourism (DOT) participated for the first time in European Dive (EUDI) Show 2017 at the Exhibition Center of the city of Bologna in Italy.
MILAN PCG HOLDS ACTION GROUP AGAINST DRUGS (AGAD) FIRST CORE GROUP MEETING
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted the first AGAD Core Group meeting on 17 February 2017 that was attended by more than 30 Filipino community leaders from various organizations in Milan and Northern Italy.
MILAN PCG CELEBRATES AUTISM CONSCIOUSNESS WEEK
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan joined in the celebration of the Autism Consciousness Week during the Consulate’s flag raising ceremony on 06 February 2017.
GRP PEACE PANEL CHAIR SEEKS FILCOM SUPPORT TO PEACE TALKS
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan, in collaboration with OFW Watch Italy, conducted a peace forum with Labor Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III.
SECRETARY YASAY HOLDS HISTORIC DIALOGUE WITH FILIPINOS IN MILAN AND NORTHERN ITALY
Secretary Perfecto R. Yasay, Jr. held a dialogue with the Filipino communities in Milan and all regions of Northern Italy
Milan PCG honors Filipino individuals and organizations
Almost 100 Filipino individuals and organizations were honored during the appreciation Night hosted by the Philippine Consulate General in Milan (Milan PCG) on 15 December 2016.
An Open Door: Holocaust Haven in the Philippines screens at International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema Milan 2016
Directed and produced by award-winning Filipino-American director Sonny “Noel” Izon, the film An Open Door: Holocaust Haven in the Philippines...
Milan PCG hosts launch of (L)earning Wealth by Vince Rapisura
The PCG Milan hosted the Italy launch of Vince Rapisura’s (L)Earning Wealth: Successful Strategies in Money Management on 01 December 2016.
Outstanding Filipino Workers Award celebrated in Milan, Italy
More than 500 Filipinos from all over Italy gathered together for the annual Outstanding Filipino Worker (OFW) Awards organized by the FEDERFIL.
PCG MILAN CONDUCTS CONSULAR OUTREACH IN PADOVA
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted its second consular mission this year to the city of Padova in the region of Veneto on 4 December 2016.
PCG MILAN CONDUCTS CONSULAR OUTREACH IN BOLOGNA
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a two-day mobile consular mission to Bologna in Emilia-Romagna region, northern Italy on 26-27 November 2016.
Milan PCG initiates AGAD, action group against illegal drugs use
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan held its first organizational meeting for its Northern Italy Action Group Against Drugs (AGAD) initiative on 24 November 2016.
Sentro Rizal opens in Milan, Italy
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan, in cooperation with the Philippine National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), inaugurated the Sentro Rizal in its premises on 28 November 2016.
NCCA Chair gives inspirational talk on Jose Rizal
Chairman De Leon spoke on the five levels of culture and of Dr. Jose Rizal.
MILAN PCG CONDUCTS ITS 3rd MOBILE CONSULAR SERVICE IN TORINO IN 2016
The Philippine Consulate General Milan conducted a 2-day mobile consular mission in Torino on 19-20 November 2016.
Milan PCG supports Overseas Filipino Workers Awards
The FEDERFIL prepares for the Overseas Filipino Workers Awards to be held in Milan, Italy on 4 December 2016.
Head deacon of Iglesia ni Cristo visits Consul General Marichu Mauro
Mr. Rodel Dimatulac, head deacon of Iglesia ni Cristo for Southern Europe based in Milan, visits Consul General Marichu Mauro.
Milan PCG Conducts Forum on Female Cancer
A seminar on Female Cancer Awareness in Mestre, Italy on 25 September 2016.
Milan PCG holds free screening of HENERAL LUNA in Milan
Free screening of critically-acclaimed Filipino film HENERAL LUNA in Teatro San Lorenzo.
MILAN PCG CONDUCTS 2nd MOBILE CONSULAR SERVICE IN MESTRE, ITALY FOR THE YEAR 2016
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a mobile consular mission in Mestre on 24 and 25 September 2016.
PCG MILAN PROMOTES INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR OVERSEAS FILIPINOS
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan met with Ms. Estrella Mai Dizon-Añonuevo, Executive Director of Atikha Overseas Workers and Communities Initiative Inc. (AOWCII).
Milan PCG reports on Philippine participation in the 2017 Venice Art Biennale
Consul General Marichu Mauro thanking Mr. Paolo Baratta, President of the Venice Biennale, in the meeting held for participating countries in next year’s International Art Exhibition in Venice.
Milan PCG welcomes PH Delegation to the Salone del Gusto in Turin
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan attended the opening of “Terra Madre Salone del Gusto: loving the earth.”
PCG MILAN MEETS WITH MILAN CITY OFFICIALS
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan met with city officials on 21 September 2016.
PCG MILAN MEETS WITH FILIPINO COMMUNITY IN VICENZA, INDUCTS NEW SET OF OFFICERS
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan met with leaders and members of the Association of Filipino Community in Vicenza.
ANG BABAENG HUMAYO RECEIVES THE TOP PRIZE AT THE 73RD VENICE FILM FESTIVAL
The Filipino film and only Asian film included in the main competition, Ang Babaeng Humayo (The Woman Who Left), makes history.
WORKERS’ RIGHTS FORUM HELD IN TURIN, ITALY
PCG Milan and POLO-OWWA held a forum “Karapatan, Benepisyo at Tungkulin (KBT 101)” in Turin
Ninety-five Filipino workers in Milan successfully completed language and IT training programs.
Five more batches of trainees composed of Filipino workers and dependents in Milan attended and completed...
PCG MILAN CONDUCTS CONSULAR OUTREACH IN MODENA
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a two-day mobile consular mission to Modena in Emilia-Romagna region.
Milan PCG commits continued cooperation with the city administration
Continued active cooperation between the Philippine Consulate General and the Prefettura di Milano (Administration of Milan Province) was affirmed in the meeting held on 6 September.
THRIUMPHANT PHILIPPINE MADRIGAL SINGERS HOLD CONCERT IN MILAN
Fresh from winning the grand prize at the 64th International Choral Competition (Guido D’Arezzo) held in Arezzo, Italy.
Milan PCG addresses legal concerns of overseas Filipinos
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan, Italy, tackles the legal concerns pertaining to civil and family law.
PCG MILAN CONDUCTS CONSULAR OUTREACH IN TRENTO
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a one-day mobile consular mission in Trento in Trentino-Alto Adige region.
Milan PCG conducts first dialogue with Filipinos in Trento
Milan PCG initiated a dialogue with the Filipinos in Trento in northern Italy.
Milan PCG holds first Italian screening of HENERAL LUNA in Venice
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan, in cooperation with the Film Development Council of the Philippines held its first ever screening in Italy of HENERAL LUNA.
PCG MILAN CONDUCTS CONSULAR OUTREACH IN GENOA
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a one-day mobile consular mission in Genoa in Liguria region on 14 August 2016.
OWWA Milan intensifies Balik-Manggagawa online registration
Milan PCG’s Consul General MarichuMauro and OWWA Officer Ms. Jocelyn Hapal assists a balik-manggagawa in online registrationin support of POEA resolution.
MILAN PCG CONDUCTS 2nd MOBILE CONSULAR SERVICE IN BOLOGNA, ITALY FOR THE YEAR 2016
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a mobile consular mission in Bologna on 06 and 07 August 2016.
Milan PCG visits Filipino detainees
Consul General Marichu Mauro led the Assistance to Nationals (ATN) team on a visit to six (6) Filipino detainees at the Casa Reclusione di Bollate in Milan.
Milan PCG Observes 2016 World Day against Trafficking in Persons
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan joined the world in celebrating the 2016 World Day against Trafficking in Persons on 30 June 2016.
PCG MILAN TEAM HEADS TO BRESCIA AND BERGAMO TO PROVIDE CONSULAR SERVICES
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a two-day mobile consular outreach in the cities of Brescia and Bergamo.
MILAN PCG PROMOTES AWARENESS ON HEALTH CONCERNS ON TEEN PREGNANCY IN PADOVA
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted the second of a series of Health Concerns on Early Sexual Relationship and Teenage Pregnancy seminars.
PCG MILAN CONDUCTS TWO-DAY CONSULAR OUTREACH IN THE VENETIAN CITIES OF TREVISO AND PADOVA
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a two-day consular mission in the cities of Treviso and Padova in the northern Italian region of Veneto on 16 and 17 July
Milan PCG holds dialogue with Filipinos in Modena
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan, Italy conducted a dialogue and briefing with the Filipinos in Modena in the region of Emilia Romagna.
Milan PCG Conducts Consular Mission in Turin
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a 2-day consular mission in Turin, Piedmont region on 2 and 3 July 2016.
Milan PCG and OFW Watch Italy holds constructive dialogue
Milan PCG continues to cement relations with OFW Watch Italy with the conduct of a constructive dialogue held at the Consulate last Sunday, 03 July 2016.
PCG MILAN ATTENDS FILCOM CELEBRATION OF THE 118TH ANNIVERSARY OF PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE IN TRIESTE
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan joined in the Filipino Community’s celebration of the 118th Anniversary of the Declaration of Philippine Independence in the port city of Trieste.
PCG MILAN JOINS FILIPINO COMMUNITY IN PARMA TO CELEBRATE 118TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DECLARATION OF PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan led by Consul Conrado Demdem, Jr. joined the Filipino Community in Parma.
PCG Milan celebrates Philippine Independence Day with the community
Celebrations commemorating the 118th anniversary of Philippine Independence was centered on the Filipino community this year for the Philippine Consulate General in Milan and Northern Italy.
Filipino community of Milan attends Holy Mass in commemoration of the Philippine Independence Day
Holy Mass was celebrated on Saturday, 11 June 2016 at Santa Maria del Carmine in the old historic district of Brera in Milan, Italy.
EuroPinoy youth take part in Renée Salud fashion show in Venice
Second and third-generation Italian-Filipino teens participated in the Balik sa BASIK Fashion Show held on 21 May 2016.
Vernissage of MUHON: Traces of an Adolescent City, the Philippine Pavilion at la Biennale di Venezia’s 15th International Architecture Exhibition
Marking the historic first participation of the Philippines in la Biennale di Venezia’s International Architecture Exhibition (IAE)
MILAN PCG CONDUCTS CONSULAR OUTREACH IN MESTRE, VENICE
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted its mobile consular mission in Mestre, Veneto region in Italy on May 7, 2016.
MILAN PCG SAFEGUARDS WELFARE OF 18 STRANDED FILIPINO SEAFARERS IN VENICE
Eighteen stranded Filipino seafarers aboard DST Oslo in the port of Venice were visited by Milan PCG officers Vice Consul Flaureen Dacanay and OWWA Officer Jocelyn Hapal.
MILAN PCG CONDUCTS CONSULAR OUTREACH IN MODENA
The Philippine Consulate General Milan conducted a 2-day mobile consular mission in Modena on 30 April – 01 May 2016 with the support of the “Federazione Associazone Filippine di Modena” (FEDALFILMO) community.
OWWA Milan hosts medical mission in celebration of PHL Labor Day
The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) in Milan organized a medical mission in collaboration with the Filipino Nurses Association of Milan in celebration of the Philippine Labor Day on 01 May.
More than 200 Filipinos availed of outreach mission in Bassano del Grappa
The Philippine Consulate General Milan conducted its consular outreach mission and overseas field voting in Bassano del Grappa and nearby provinces to provide services for the Filipino community in the Veneto Region.
Milan PCG Conducts Consular Outreach Mission and Overseas Field Voting in Vicenza
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a consular mission and overseas field voting for Filipinos on 23 April 2016 in Vicenza.
Milan PCG hosts franchising seminar for Filipino community
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan hosted a Franchise Investment Opportunities Seminar for the Filipino community on 25 April 2016 at the Consulate’s premises.
More than 2,500 voters cast their vote in Milan and Northern Italy
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan has been conducting overseas voting in the Consulate’s offices since 9 April 2016.
Italian designer Paola Navone meets ASEAN master craft designers in Milan
A delegation of master craft designers from Southeast Asia descended on Milan to observe artisans and designers from all over the world who are participating in various trade shows and exhibits during the city’s world renown Design Week.
Design Philippines joins world’s best at the 55th Milan Furniture Fair
Design Philippines continues its mission of promoting the best of the Philippines with its participation at the 55thSalone del Mobile or Milan Design Furniture Fair.
MILAN PCG PROMOTES AWARENESS ON HEALTH CONCERNS ON TEEN PREGNANCY
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted the first of a series of Health Concerns on Early Sexual Relationship and Teenage Pregnancy seminars at the Philippine Consulate Conference Hall.
Milan PCG Conducts Consular Outreach Mission and Overseas Ballot Distribution in Bologna
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a consular mission and overseas ballot distribution for Filipinos on 02 and 03 April 2016.
Milan PCG launches overseas voting in Milan and Northern Italy
Led by Consul General Marichu Mauro, the officers and staff of the Philippine Consulate General in Milanwere among the first to cast their votes for the 2016 National Elections as the 30-day overseas voting period commenced today.
PCG MILAN CONDUCTS CONSULAR OUTREACH IN TORINO AND OVERSEAS VOTING CAMPAIGN IN TORINO
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted consular outreach in Torino in the region of Piemonte on 19-20 March 2016. Heading the consular team was Consul Conrado Demdem, Jr.
Chef Margarita Forés in Identita Golose 2016
Ms. Margarita Forés stood out as the only Filipino and Asian chef who spoke at the Identita Golose 2016 on 07 March.
PCG MILAN WELCOMES HON. RENE JOSE D. ALMENDRAS AS NEW FOREIGN AFFAIRS SECRETARY
New Foreign Affairs Secretary Rene Jose D. Almendras
Consul General meets the Mayor of Trieste
The Mayor of Trieste, the Honorable Roberto Cosolini, stopped by the SalonedegliIncanti where the Philippine Consulate General in Milan were conducting their mobile consular services and dialogue with the Filipino community on 6 March 2016.
PCG Milan holds first ever dialogue with Filipinos in Trieste
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan led by Consul General Marichu Mauro held a dialogue with the Filipino community in Trieste and the surrounding areas in northeast Italy on 6 March 2016.
Trieste welcomes PCG Milan’s first consular outreach mission for the year
Filipinos in Trieste and the surrounding areas avail of consular services of PCG Milan for the first time since the Consulate’s establishment in 1995.
Milan PCG briefs Filipinos on overseas voting
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan held a dialogue with the Filipino community on 3 March 2016 at the Consulate, with a total of 80 leaders representing various organizations.
PCG MILAN ATTENDS FILCOM ANNIVERSARY IN COASTAL TOWN OF RIMINI
Consul Conrado Demdem Jr. represented the Philippine Consulate General in Milan (PCG Milan) to the 3rd Founding Anniversary of the Filipino Community Romagna Chapter (FCRC).
la Biennale di Venezia’s 15th International Architecture Exhibition "Reporting from the Front"
Reporting from the Front, the 15th International Architecture Exhibition (IAE) of the la Biennale di Venezia, will run from 28 May 2016 until 27 November 2016.
Milan PCG and OFW Watch Italy to Forge Partnership
Consul General Marichu Mauro and newly-arrived Overseas Workers Welfare Association (OWWA) Officer and Acting Labor Attaché Ms. Jocelyn Hapal had an open one-on-one meeting with OFW Watch president Mr. Rhoderick Ople on 25 February.
Milan PCG Supports Community-Led Character Formation Seminar
Consul General Marichu Mauro gave the opening remarks during the Personality Development and Character Formation for Community Building Seminar organized by La ComunitaFilippina di Modena
MOBILE CONSULAR MISSION ON MARCH 6, 2016
Ang Philippine Consulate General ay magsasagawa ng Mobile Consular Mission sa darating na Linggo, March 06, 2016, 9:00AM hanggang 5:00PM.
MILAN PCG holds Economic Country Briefing
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan met with various chambers of commerce under its jurisdiction to discuss opportunities for economic cooperation between the Philippines and Italy.
A Response to the Open Letter from Concerned Filipino Migrants in Italy
To fellow Filipinos in Italy, I write in response to “An Open Letter to President Benigno Aquino from Concerned Filipino Migrants in Italy”...
MILAN-BASED FILIPINO GROUP BAGS AWARD FOR RECRUITING HIGHEST NUMBER OF BLOOD DONORS
The Filipino Blood Donors of Milan was awarded the Premio Fernanda Morelati (Fernanda Morelati Prize) by the Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico di Milano
MILAN PCG EXHIBITS FILMS ON PLIGHT OF FILIPINO WOMEN
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan continues its program for women as outlined by its Gender and Development (GAD) Project
NEWLY-FORMED GROUP HOLDS FIRST SPORTS LEAGUE
Newly-formed Filipino Community Sports and Cultural Society of Milan, Italy held its very first One-Day Volleyball League last 6 December 2015 with Consul General Marichu Mauro in attendance.
Milan PCG inducts officers of unified Guardian groups
Consul General Marichu Mauro inducted into office the newly-elected officers of the Unified Guardians of Milan, Italy on 6 December 2015.
MILAN PCG UNVEILS BUST OF RIZAL AT ITS OFFICIAL PREMISES
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan unveiled in an official ceremony the bust of Dr. Jose Rizal at its premises on 12 November 2015.
MILAN PCG HOLDS THIRD CONSULAR SERVICES IN BOLOGNA, ITALY
The Philippine Consulate in Milan conducted the third consular outreach mission in Bologna, Italy on 08-09 November 2015.
Milan PCG Strengthens and Upgrades Skills of Personnel
On Saturday, 31 October 2015, the Philippine Consulate General in Milan, in cooperation with POLO/OWWA Milan
CITEM CONFIRMS STRONG INTEREST TO JOIN THE 21ST LA TRIENNALE DI MILANO
Milan—The Philippines’ Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (CITEM), represented by Department Manager Arturo Dimaano and Asst. Division Chief for Exhibition Design Norman Bagulbagul...
MILAN PCG SPURS OVERSEAS ABSENTEE VOTERS’ REGISTRATION
The Philippine Consulate General conducted a special overseas voting registration at the Jesus is Lord Church (JIL) in Milan
SENATOR CYNTHIA VILLAR SUPPORTS THE PH PAVILION IN VENICE
Senator Cynthia Villar visited the Philippine Pavilion in Venice on 19 October 2015 as part of her official travel in Italy.
MILAN PCG SUPPORTS CIVIL REGISTRATION AND VITAL STATISTICS DECADE
A seminar on Philippine civil registration for the Filipino community was held at the Philippine Consulate General on 14 October 2015
PHL CONSULATE INTENSIFIES OVERSEAS VOTING REGISTRATION CAMPAIGN
The Philippine Consulate conducted a mobile overseas voting registration on 11 October 2015 at the Basilica di Santo Stefano Maggiore in Milan.
Milan PCG strengthens capacity of personnel for civil registration
As part of the capacity-building of personnel of the Philippine Consulate General in Milan, Italy, a seminar workshop was conducted today at the Consulate to discuss various issues and concerns related to civil registration.
Milan PCG attends the ASEAN Awareness Forum
Businessmen in Italy and in EU are considering ramping up business collaborations in ASEAN
Milan PCG Conducts Consular Outreach Mission in Piemonte Region
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted consular missions for Filipinos in Biella and Torino, Italy on 03 and 04 October 2015, respectively.
MILAN PCG participates in the EU-ASEAN Days
The Philippines identified opportunities for deeper cooperation with the countries of the European Union
The Philippines lands on the 47th spot in the 2015-2016 Global Competitiveness Report
Philippines significantly improved its global competitiveness standing, five notches higher compared to last year
MILAN PCG INTENSIFIES OVERSEAS VOTERS’ REGISTRATIONS
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted special overseas voters’ registrations for the Filipino communities in Biella, Torino, and Chiesa Santa Maria del Carmine, Milan.
Filipino-owned companies join SUPER fair in Milan
The Philippine Consulate in Milan visited SUPER: Womenswear Accessory Collections which was held in Fiera Milano City from 26 to 28 September 2015.
MILAN PCG CONDUCTS FORUM ON KARAPATAN, BENEPISYO, TUNGKULIN 101
The PCG in Milan, through the Philippine Overseas Labor Office (POLO) / Overseas Workers Welfare Administration, in collaboration with MCEM Centro Servizi Per Immigrati, organized the forum, Karapatan, Benepisyo, Tungkulin 101.
MILAN PCG PROMOTES BASIC SELF-DEFENSE USING FILIPINO MARTIAL ARTS
A training on self-defense was held on Sunday, 27 September 2015 at the Sports Prevenzione e Salute Gymnasium in Milan, as part of the Consulate’s Gender and Development projects.
PRESIDENT AQUINO APPOINTS NEW HUDCC CHAIRMAN
President Benigno S. Aquino III appointed Atty. Chito M. Cruz as the new HUDCC Chairman on July 31, 2015.
MILAN PCG HOLDS OVERSEAS VOTERS’ REGISTRATION DRIVE
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a second special overseas voters’ registration for the Iglesia ni Cristo in Milan (INC, Chiesa di Cristo) on 27 September 2015.
MAM AWARDS: NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 2015
Nominations to the Migration Advocacy and Media (MAM) Awards 2015 are now formally open.
MILAN PCG JOINS THE CELEBRATION OF THE FEAST OF OUR LADY OF PEÑAFRANCIA
A colorful fluvial procession was held in honor of the Lady of Peñafrancia on 19 September 2015 at the Naviglio Grande in Milan
MILAN PCG ADVOCATES SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT OF FILIPINOS IN ITALY
A forum on migration and development was held at the Philippine Consulate General on 17 September 2015 conducted by Ms. Estrella Mai Dizon-Añonuevo.
PCG Milan visits fashion accessories and costume jewelry exhibit
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan, led by Consul General Marichu Mauro met with the three Filipino-owned companies participating in HOMI 2015, the international home show, formerly called MACEF.
MILAN PCG HOLDS FIRST INC OVERSEAS VOTERS’ REGISTRATION
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan were welcomed by the leaders of the Iglesiani Cristo in Milan (Chiesa di Cristo) during the mobile overseas voters’ registration in via Galeno.
MILAN PCG HOSTS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF THE PHILIPPINE ISLAND
CG Marichu Mauro hosted a welcome dinner in honor of the visiting officials of the Chamber of Commerce of the Philippine Islands (CCPI) during their visit in Milan.
PHILIPPINE CONSULATE CONDUCTS CONSULAR OUTREACH IN REGGIO EMILIA
The Philippine Consulate General Milan conducted its first-ever consular outreach mission in the city of Reggio Emilia to provide services for the Filipino community in the Emilia Romagna Region.
PNoy OKs law requiring schools to teach youth how to be entrepreneurs
President Benigno Aquino III has signed a law requiring schools nationwide to teach financial literacy and youth entrepreneurship to Filipino pupils and students.
DAVID MEDALLA ENRICHES THE PHILIPPINE PAVILION AT VENICE BIENNALE WITH HIS ART
World-renowned Filipino kinetic and performance artist David Medalla was the main feature of the Philippine Pavilion at the Venice Biennale held today in this famous northern Italian city.
NCCA CHAIR HOLDS SPECIAL LECTURE FOR MILAN PCG
NCCA Chairman, Dr. Felipe de Leon, Jr., held a special lecture on Philippine culture and art for the officers and staff of the Philippine Consulate General in Milan.
LECTURE ON PHILIPPINE TRADITIONAL CHANTS AND LULLABIES IN MILAN
NCCA Chairman Prof. Felipe De Leon Jr. conducted a special lecture to give the visitors of the Alma Mater multimedia installation a clearer and better understanding of Filipino indigenous culture.
MILAN’S PRESTIGIOUS MULTIMEDIA INSTALLATION SPOTLIGHTS T’BOLI CHANTS
The spotlight was on the Philippines in Yuval Avital’s Alma Mater interpretation of Michelangelo Pistoletti’s Il Terzo Paradiso (The Third Paradise)
T’boli voices to be featured in artistic multimedia installation in Milan
Three generations of T’boli women will be the main protagonist of one of the dialogues with Alma Mater, Yuval Avital’s multimedia masterpiece at the La Fabbrica del Vapore on 15 and 16 August 2015.
JOLLIBEE TO OPEN IN MILAN
Officials of Filipino fast food giant Jollibee visited Milan and met with the city’s Chamber of Commerce to explore the possibility of establishing branches in this northern Italian city.
PHILIPPINE CONSULATE MEETS TOP OFFICIALS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF BRESCIA
The PCG in Milan is pursuing cooperation in the field of medicine, particularly in neuroscience, oncology, biotechnology and engineering, through the research network of Brescia.
ASIA PACIFIC YOUTH CHOIR CAPTIVATES AUDIENCE IN MILAN
The Asia Pacific Youth Choir performed a choral concert on 04 August 2015 at the courtyard of the Municipal Library of Cesate, Milan.
PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL FEATURES TWO FILIPINO INDIE FILMS FOR ITS 2ND FILM FESTIVAL IN MILAN
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan, Italy, in partnership with the Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP), organized its 2nd Film Festival last 30 – 31 July 2015.
ITALIAN ENVOY VISITED THE PH PAVILION IN VENICE BIENNALE
Reaffirming Italy’s commitment to strengthen ties with the Philippines, Italian Ambassador to the PH, H.E. Massimo Roscigno visited the Philippine Pavilion in Venice on 01 August 2015.
MILAN PCG LEADS IN EDUCATING MIGRANT WORKERS ON FINANCIAL PLANNING
In line with the Consulate’s objectives to promote gender-responsive, rights-based and culture-sensitive services, it conducted its first ever Stock Market Investment Seminar at the Consulate office on 23 July 2015
PHILIPPINE CONSUL GENERAL CALLS ON THE ITALIAN INSTITUTE FOR INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL STUDIES
The ISPI - Istituto per gli Studi di Politica Internazionale based in Milan, Italy expressed support for the Philippine Consulate in Milan in organizing an international seminar on the West Philippine Sea
MILAN PCG CONDUCTS FORUM ON THE ACQUISITION OF ITALIAN CITIZENSHIP AND RE-ACQUISITION OF PHILIPPINE CITIZENSHIP
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a forum regarding the project “Milano Sono Anch’io” on 16 July 2015.
UP STRING ORCHESTRA BOOSTS PROMOTION OF FILIPINO CULTURE IN MILAN
The University of the Philippines String Orchestra, more popularly known as UP ARCO, performed at the Piazza Maggiore in Inzago, Milan last 16 July.
PHILIPPINE CONSULATE CONDUCTS TWO-DAY CONSULAR OUTREACH IN BOLOGNA, ITALY
Consul General Marichu Mauro headed the consular outreach mission in Bologna, Italy on 11-12 July 2015.
AGRICULTURE SECRETARY ALCALA VISITS WORLD EXPO IN MILAN
Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala visited on 4 July the different Pavilions of ASEAN countries in the World Expo in the northern Italian city of Milan
PHILIPPINE CONSULATE FORGES PARTNERSHIP WITH INPS PIEMONTE
As part of the Consulate’s efforts to promote the welfare of the Filipinos in Milan and Northern Italy, Consul General Marichu Mauro and Vice Consul Helen Anne Sayo met with Mr. Gregorio Tito, Director of Istituto Nazionale della Previdenza Sociale
PHILIPPINE CONSULATE MILAN PROMOTES OPEN DISTANCE LEARNING
Consul General Marichu Mauro welcomed teacher educators of Pinoy Guro EU in Milan on 29 June 2015. Pinoy Guro EU provides opportunities for Filipinos in Milan and Northern Italy
PHLPost Products and Services for Overseas Filipinos
The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) headed by Postmaster General and CEO Ma. Josefina M. dela Cruz, in cooperation with the Philippine Consulate General in Milan, organized a forum for Filipinos in Milan to introduce PHLPost’s new products and services.
PHILIPPINE CONSUL GENERAL PAYS COURTESY CALL ON LA BIENNALE DI VENEZIA
Consul General Marichu Mauro paid a courtesy call on La Biennale di Venezia to hand deliver letters of Dr. Felipe M. de Leon, Chairman of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts
FILIPINOS CELEBRATE THE 117TH PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE DAY
In commemoration of the 117th Philippine Independence Day, the Philippine Consulate in Milan hosted an event for the Filipino community in northern Italy on 14 June 2015
PHILIPPINE CONSULATE CONDUCTS CONSULAR OUTREACH IN TORINO
The Philippine Consulate General Milan conducted a 2-day mobile consular mission in Torino on 27-28 June 2015 at the Chiesa di San Giovanni Evangelista with the support of the Filipino chaplaincy of Turin headed by Father John Benna.
MILAN PCG HOSTS A NIGHT OF FILIPINO FOOD, MUSIC, AND CRAFTSMANSHIP
The best of the Philippines was celebrated during a diplomatic reception hosted by the Philippine Consulate General in Milan in honor of the 117th anniversary of Philippine independence.
MILAN PCG’S DIPLOMATIC RECEPTION ENDS ON A SWEET NOTE
Guests were treated to a sweet surprise when they were handed small packets of Philippine Brand dried mangoes coated in chocolate as they left at the end of Milan PCG’s diplomatic reception in honor of the 117th anniversary of Philippine independence at luxurious Palazzo Parigi Hotel.
Filipino among winners of Milan Expo’s Short Food Movie Contest
Alfonso Orioste Jr. of the Philippines was among the winners of the Short Food Movie Contest, a global project of the Fondazione Cinema per Roma and the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia supported by Milan Expo 2015.
MILAN PCG PROMOTES CANCER AWARENESS
In line with its advocacy of empowering women by raising awareness, the Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted another one of its series of Cancer Awareness seminars at the Philippine Consulate Conference Hall on 28 May 2015.
117th Philippine Independence Day Celebration of Filipinos in Piemonte Region
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan participated in the celebration of the 117th Philippine Independence Day organized by the Federation of Filipino Associations in Piemonte, in collaboration with the Philippine Honorary Consulate in Turin, at Teatro San Luigi.
PHILIPPINE CONSULATE PROPOSES COOPERATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF BRESCIA
Consul General Marichu Mauro participated in the seminar on International cooperation for sustainable development: the contribution of the University of Brescia to the World Expo in Milan.
Milan PCG participates in Flores de Mayo Celebration in Milan
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan joins the Filipino Catholic Community of Milan on its celebration of the Santacruzan/Flores de Mayo in Milan.
CARDINAL LUIS ANTONIO TAGLE CELEBRATED THE PENTECOST SUNDAY IN MODENA, ITALY
Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, in his homily for the celebration of the Pentecost Sunday at the Parrocchia Sant’ Agostino e San Barnaba in Modena, Italy.
UP CONCERT CHORUS PERFORMS IN NORTHERN ITALY
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan witnessed the captivating performances of the University of the Philippines Concert Chorus (UPCC) in Parocchia di San Pietro Apostolo, Cassano d’Adda.
MILAN PCG CONDUCTS MOBILE CONSULAR SERVICES IN MODENA AND PARMA
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted mobile consular missions in Modena and Parma on 30 and 31 May 2015, respectively.
117th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence
117th Independence Day message of His Excellency, President Benigno S. Aquino, III.
Filipinos in Milan and Northern Italy briefed on Philippine social security benefits
Officials from the Social Security System of the Philippines (SSS) conducted a briefing in Milan for the Filipino community on the benefits of SSS membership
PHILIPPINE PAVILION OFFICIALLY OPENS IN THE VENICE ART BIENNALE NEW!
Art and politics merge as the Philippine Pavilion at the 56th International Art Exhibition of la Biennale di Venezia officially opened today at the Palazzo Mora in the northern Italian city of Venice.
Milan PCG participates in the Opening of EXPO Milan 2015
Italian Prime Minister and President of the European Council of Ministers, Matteo Renzi, formally opened on 1 May 2015 the Universal Exposition Milan 2015 in a glitzy ceremony and splendid setting of Milan Expo Grounds.
DESIGN PHILIPPINES DRAWS INTERNATIONAL BUYERS AT THE SALONE INTERNAZIONALE DEL MOBILE 2015
Once again the best of Philippine furniture design and craftsmanship was showcased in the Salone Internazionale del Mobile, which ran from 14-19 April 2015 at the Rho Fiera Milano in Milan, Italy.
MILAN PCG TO STRENGTHEN COOPERATION WITH DSWD-ICAB
Consul General Marichu Mauro welcomed Undersecretary Parisya H. Taradji, Undersecretary of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and Alternate Chairperson of the Inter-Country Adoption Board (ICAB) and Atty. Noel Del Prado, Board Member of ICAB.
SERVICE INFO POINT ESTABLISHED IN VENICE
Officials from the City Government of Venice were joined by Consul General Marichu Mauro in the official opening of the Service Info Point on 14 April 2015 at the Chiesa Santa Maria dela Fava in Venice, Italy.
MILAN PCG CONDUCTS MOBILE CONSULAR SERVICE IN BOLOGNA, ITALY
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan conducted a mobile consular mission in Bologna on 11 and 12 April 2015.
PHILIPPINE AMBASSADOR PRESENTS HIS CREDENTIALS TO PRESIDENT SERGIO MATTARELA OF ITALY
Philippine Ambassador to Italy Domingo P. Nolasco presented his credentials to President Sergio Mattarella of the Italian Republic at the Palazzo del Quirinale (Quirinal Palace, the official residence of the President) in Rome on April 08.
PCG MILAN VISITS THE PROVINCE OF CREMONA
The Philippine Consulate General in Milan met with the Chamber of Commerce of Cremona, CEEP (Cremona Executive Education Program) officials and private businessmen of Cremona.
MILAN PCG INDUCTS UNITED BICOLANOS OFFICERS OF PARMA
Consul General Marichu Mauro oversees the induction of officers of the United Bicolanos at the Hotel San Marco in Parma, Italy during the association’s first foundation anniversary led by its President, Ms. Adora Gloria Oliver.
MILAN PCG CONDUCTED MOBILE CONSULAR OUTREACH IN VERONA AND BRESCIA
The Philippine Consulate General Milan conducted Consular Missions for Filipinos in Verona and Brescia, Italy on 07 and 08 March 2015 respectively.
MILAN PCG REGISTERS NEW OVERSEAS VOTERS IN VERONA AND BRESCIA
The Philippine Consulate General’s consular team travelled to Verona and Brescia on 7 March and 8 March 2015 respectively to render consular services to the Filipino communities.
PARIS-BASED FILIPINA IN MILAN FASHION WEEK
Marjorie Renner, a Paris-based Filipina-born accessory designer held her first exhibit in Milan at the Four Seasons Hotel.
MILAN PCG CONDUCTED MOBILE CONSULAR OUTREACH IN VERONA AND BRESCIA
The officers of The Filipino Channel (TFC) called on Consul General Marichu Mauro in Milan to discuss future collaborations between the Philippine Consulate General and the popular Philippine media group.
PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN MILAN PCG AND THE FILIPINO CHANNEL
The officers of The Filipino Channel (TFC) called on Consul General Marichu Mauro in Milan to discuss future collaborations between the Philippine Consulate General and the popular Philippine media group.
PRESIDENT AQUINO'S MESSAGE ON NATIONAL WOMENS' MONTH CELEBRATION
PRESIDENT AQUINO'S MESSAGE ON NATIONAL WOMENS' MONTH CELEBRATION
MILAN PCG WELCOMES NEW FILIPINO COMMUNITY OFFICERS OF PARMA
Consul General Marichu Mauro inducts the incoming officers of the Filipino Community of Parma and Provinces led by its new president, Mr. Melchor Balba.