St. Patrick's Day, the Irish National Day, is a popular holiday not only in Ireland and among the Irish diaspora, but also among beer lovers around the globe. There might not be a big parade in Metro Manila on March 17, but several bars and Irish pubs offer special promos on "Paddy's Day".
Theater, movies, literature promotions, music events, fashion, food and wine: the Australian Embassy celebrates Australia Day, the country's national holiday on January 26, with month-long festivities in venues all over Metro Manila.
This weekend you can enjoy experimental jazz performances by world-class musicians from Europe and the Philippines. The Euro-Pinoy Jazz Concerts are presented by The Delegation of the European Union and the European Union National Institutions for Culture.
November was all about the holiday season and the celebrations it involves.
SM Megamall in Mandaluyong City has widely expanded to bring together global fashion brands, among them clothing giant H&M. Stores in the newly-constructed Fashion Hall opened their doors on January 28, 2014.
The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) has announced the launch of two big - and long awaited - projects: the rehabilitation of NAIA Terminal 1 and the so-called Stage 3 of the Metro Manila Skyway. Both infrastructure projects target issues that have long been subjects of complaints and heated debates.
The last Megacitizens Manila Stammtisch in 2013 was all about the year-end and the upcoming holidays.
The victory of Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao on Sunday has been widely greeted as an uplifting win for the whole country, and a much-needed break after weeks of bad news following Typhoon Yolanda.
A mixed group of expats and Filipinos met for the Megacitizens Stammtisch in October to talk about everything that's fun in Manila and the Philippines.