News Articles on Tagalog

As of 2017, more than two percent of Californians speak Tagalog, making the language native to the Philippines the most common foreign dialogue spoken in the state of California, after Spanish.

There are about 832,024 Californians who speak Tagalog at home.

Tagalog is also the most commonly spoken foreign language after Spanish in the states of Washington and Nevada.

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AFCD to hold exhibition on rabies prevention
Souvenirs will be distributed. In addition to an interactive education booth, there will be display panels printed in five languages, namely Chinese, English, Thai, Indonesian and Tagalog on dos and don'ts for handling dogs in public places. "Hong Kong has ...
Posted: September 21, 2017, 9:09 pm
Kiwi fishing app now available in different languages
New Zealand’s first free home-grown fishing app, Fish4All, is now available in New Zealand’s top languages, te Reo MÄ ori, Mandarin, Tagalog (Filipino) and Hindi. Launched in 2014 by two Kiwi recreational fishers, Fish4All is designed to be a ‘fish ...
Posted: September 21, 2017, 3:20 pm
Militants torch ‘Duterte-Marcos’ image in rally
Activists belonging to the Bagong Alyansang Makabayan-Southern Tagalog (Bayan-ST) set on fire a “Duterte-Marcos” image as they denounced the “fascist rule” of President Rodrigo Duterte in a demonstration held in front of Camp Aguinaldo along EDSA ...
Posted: September 21, 2017, 2:55 pm
That Thing Called PAG-HANGA
The daily convo of a Tomasino includes: “G!”, “Deins.”, “Juice colored!”, “Oh em (bitin na OMG), “It’s like… (It’s like + tagalog word+ english again”), “Kaasar! (Pronounce it with a prolonged irritating R at the end...
Posted: September 20, 2017, 10:50 am
Matthias Rhoads and Jerald Napoles: GMA Network’s newest leading men
The model-turned-actor, who has been in the Philippines for just a year, knows he has a lot of catching up to do, especially when it comes to speaking Tagalog. “I know my Tagalog is not perfect yet, but I’m being mentored right now so I can be fluent ...
Posted: September 20, 2017, 8:04 am
Seafarer Mental Health Trauma Leaflet Now Available in Tagalog Language
Human Rights at Sea is very pleased to announce that following the success of the mental health welfare leaflet “Remaining Resilient after Traumatic Events”, the leaflet is now available in the Tagalog language. The leaflet is now available on both ...
Posted: September 20, 2017, 6:37 am
Why This Korean Woman Decided To Settle In The Philippines
We moved here to learn English, and now I can easily speak and write three languages—Korean, English, and Tagalog. I studied the rest of grade school, high school, and college here in the Philippines. I had so much fun during my teenage days! So many ...
Posted: September 18, 2017, 8:48 pm
Qatari man thanks nanny ‘Yaya’ with message in Tagalog
Hoping to show his childhood nanny how much he appreciated her, a Qatari man recently recorded a video thanking the woman in her native language. The tribute was for Filipina expat Yaya Zubaidah, who left Qatar six years ago after working in the country ...
Posted: September 18, 2017, 4:33 am
Movie capsules
1 hour, 51 minutes. At Cinemark Tinseltown. In Filipino and Tagalog. While awaiting his trial for murder, a man (Farhan Akhtar) forms a band with other inmates. 2 hours, 13 minutes. At AMC Regency. In Hindi. An Indian woman (Kangana Ranaut) working in the ...
Posted: September 14, 2017, 8:47 pm
‘Chubby’ Chow Chow Doggo in the Philippines Will Make Your Ruff Day Better
Look no further. Meet Chewy the Chow from the Philippines – or as his parents call him, Tabachewy. Tabachewy is a play on words for the Tagalog term Tabachoy – or Tabatsoy –, which is often used to playfully and affectionately tease someone for ...
Posted: September 12, 2017, 7:31 pm