Category Archives: Kuala Lumpur

Duterte on Pacquiao: “not just a public servant but one of the greatest boxers of all time”

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/ 15 July) -– Boxing icon and public servant Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao won Sunday’s “Fight of the Champions” in Kuala Lumpur, with President Rodrigo Duterte and Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad at the ringside. In a statement, Duterte said the Filipino boxer and politician gave the country pride and brought the Filipino nation […]

Duterte and Mahathir

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohammad (left) and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte emerge from the suite room where they were holed up after the sensational knockout victory of Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao over Argentinian Lucas Matthysse held at the Axiata Arena here in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday, 15 July 2015. They fielded questions from the […]

Filipinos in KL

President Rodrigo Duterte arrives at the Grand Ballroom of Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Kuala Lumpur to meet with the Filipino community in Malaysia on Nov.  9, 2016. Duterte talked about the situation in the Philippines, his war on drugs, and congratulated Donald Trump who had just won the US Presidency. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./Presidential Photo

DUTERTE TRANSCRIPTS: Meeting with Filipino Community in KL

Presidential Communications Office Presidential News Desk  SPEECH OF PRESIDENT RODRIGO DUTERTE DURING THE MEETING WITH THE FILIPINO COMMUNITY  [Grand Ballroom, Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia | November 9, 2016] Kindly sit down. You know, it is normal for a traveling President to have his entourage. So dala-dala ko po yung mga Cabinet members, yung […]

MILF Chair thanks Malaysia’s commitment to Mindanao peace process

Cotabato City – Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chairman Al Haj Murad Ebrahim expressed his gratitude and appreciation to Malaysian Prime Minister Dato Sri Najib Razak for the Malaysian government’s commitment to Mindanao peace process. This was the statement of Chairman Murad last Saturday, March 12, before the outgoing IMT Batch 10 Malaysian contingents during […]

Success stories at the 2nd BIMP-EAGA International Trade Fair #EAGAIMT2014

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Thanks to the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA), I was able to cover the 2nd BIMP-EAGA IMT-GT International Trade Fair and Business Leaders’ Conference last October 22 to 25, 2014 at the SMX Convention Center, SM Lanang in Davao City, Philippines. I’ve always wanted to witness a BIMP-EAGA event and I’m …

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Top Malaysian Getaways

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Whether you’re looking for night life or beach life, Malaysia has you covered. The area receives almost 2 million foreign visits annually, and you can find everything from overgrown jungles to remote islands. Georgetown Georgetown is named after Britain’s King George III. The town was founded in 1786 as part …

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Jalan Alor Food Trip – must-do in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

One of the things I love doing whenever I’m in a foreign country is try good, affordable local food. Preferably right at the sidewalks, at hawker stalls, at karinderyas, at local food markets. I’m not saying, though, that swanky restaurants don’t offer good food. I just think that a lot …

Re-visiting Batu Caves in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia @TourismMalaysia

Whenever I’m in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, I always seem to find myself at Batu Caves. The first time was with my mother and she and I were toured there (aboard a fancy Hummer, no less!) by a dear Malaysian friend, Zaiful Ibrahim. The second time was with my brother, cousins …

Simply Penang at @Sunway_Pyramid Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

So of course I had to hunt for nasi lemak as soon as I got settled in during my most recent trip to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia where I was one of the Malaysia Social Media Week 2014 speakers. Never mind if it was already way past noon time and if …

Relaxing stay at Sunway Pyramid Tower Hotel Kuala Lumpur Malaysia @Sunway_Pyramid

During my most recent trip to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, where I spoke about “Viral Magic” during the Malaysia Social Media Week 2014, I had the pleasure of staying at Sunway Pyramid Tower Hotel, much thanks to the MSMW 2014 organizers and sponsors. I stayed at this Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia hotel …

Cebu to Kuala Lumpur Malaysia – MSMW 2014 Chronicles

I’m back from Malaysia! I previously wrote here on my blog that this Mindanao blogger was invited to speak at the Malaysia Social Media Week 2014 (MSMW 2014) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Stayed in Kuala Lumpur for almost a week and truly loved my stay. It wasn’t my first trip …

Got invited to speak at the Malaysia Social Media Summit 2014

Very excited to share that I will be in Malaysia in a few days for the 2014 Malaysia Social Media Week! I will be one of the speakers during the World Bloggers and Social Media Summit at Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on February 24 to March 1, …

Mindanaoan is 2013 Mindanao Blogger Of The Year

It still feels a bit surreal, truth be told. Winning the 2013 Mindanao Blogger Of The Year award and the Best Lifestyle Blog award during the Mindanao Blog Awards 2013 held last October 26, 2013 in Davao City was the farthest thing from my mind. I was there to meet …

Getting married? Here’s how to win a FREE engagement shoot

Getting hitched soon? Here’s a great way for you to save on your wedding preparation expenses! Just visit the One Happy Story Photography booth during the Kasalang Filipino 2013 bridal fair at Centrio Ayala Mall, Cagayan de Oro City from September 13 to 15, 2013. Not only do you get …