Category: Press Release

  • Jun 9, 2022

    Vancouver PCG Joins the 40th Anniversary Celebration of the Filipino Seniors Club of British Columbia

    Consul General Maria Andrelita Austria (5th from right) and Consul Analyn Ratonel (3rd from left) with the officers and board of directors of the Filipino Seniors Club of British Columbia led by Ms. Helen Angelita Dela Rosa (rightmost). (Photo from Mr. Christian Cunanan)

  • Jun 9, 2022

    Work site visits, token distribution conducted in celebration of Filipino Migrant Workers Day

    In celebration of the 2022 Migrant Workers Day, the Philippine Overseas Labor Office in Vancouver, led by Labor Attaché Jainal T. Rasul, Jr., conducted inspections of worksites and distributed gift bags to Filipino temporary foreign workers in British Columbia. Labatt Rasul was joined by OWWA Welfare Officer Lilia De Guzman and Administrative Staff Neil Nicolas. […]

  • Jun 8, 2022

    GMA Pinoy TV Calls on Consul General Austria

    Consul General Maria Andrelita Austria (2L) receives GMA International’s First Vice President and Head of Operations Joseph T. Francia (2R) at the Consulate on 30 May 2022.  Also in the photo are Consul Analyn Ratonel and Ms. Faye Nalicat. (Photo from Vancouver PCG)

  • Jun 8, 2022

    VANCOUVER PCG HOSTS AN ART EXHIBIT: TRIBUTE TO FILIPINO ARTIST SYM MENDOZA

    Consul General Maria Andrelita Austria (right), Mr. Leo Cunanan, Jr. (left) and Mrs. Ely Mendoza (wife of SYM Mendoza – center) cut the ribbon signaling the formal opening of “Tribute to SYM” at the Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver on 27 May 2022.  (Photo from Vancouver PCG)

  • Jun 3, 2022

    June 2022 Proclaimed as Filipino Heritage Month in British Columbia

    (Top photo) Minister David Eby hands over the Proclamation to Consul General Maria Andrelita Austria and the leaders of the Filipino community in British Columbia.  Also in photo is Parliamentary Secretary for Seniors’ Services and Long-Term Care and MLA for Vancouver-Kensington Mable Elmore who organized the event.  (Left photo) Consul General Maria Andrelita Austria conveys […]

  • May 31, 2022

    Filipina Artist Recognized at the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society (VAHMS)

    (Top photo) Vancouver-based Filipina artist Esmie Gayo McLaren receives an award together with two more honorees during the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society (VAHMS) Community Awards Celebration held on 21 May 2022.  Also in the photo are the officials of the VAHMS. (Photo from Ms. Esmie McLaren)

  • May 30, 2022

    PHILIPPINE CONSULATE GENERAL IN VANCOUVER CONDUCTS FIRST CONSULAR OUTREACH FOR 2022 IN VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA

    Left Photo – The Consular Team; seated from left to right:  POLO Administrative Staff Rica Maria Bernardez, Welfare Officer Lilia De Guzman, Deputy Consul General Arlene T. Magno, ATN Officer Joy Calip; Standing L-R:  Consular Assistants Arnel Anacion and Kenneth Joya, POLO Administrative Staff Neil Justin Nicolas, Finance Officer Irene Pilar Mendoza, OWWA Administrative Staff […]

  • May 26, 2022

    Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver Joins Dahong Pilipino’s 29th Anniversary Celebration

    (Top photo) Consul General Maria Andrelita Austria expresses appreciation to Dahong Pilipino for raising the profile of Filipino-Canadian Community and shares the Consulate’s efforts in securing the recognition of the academic credentials of Filipino professionals in British Columbia.  (Photo from Vancouver PCG)