Win P50,000 and other great prizes! Join the Chinese Embassy Photograph Contest. Continue reading “Win P50,000 and other great prizes! Join the Chinese Embassy Photograph Contest.”


Share your favorite Chinese Film

Essay Writing Contest

The Chinese Embassy-Manila invites all interested Filipinos to participate in the essay competition with the theme…

“My Favorite Chinese Film is -“ Continue reading “Share your favorite Chinese Film”

Share your Chinese New Year photo and win 5,000 RMB

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As part of global Happy Chinese New Year celebrations, photographers are encourage to show how other countries mark the event in the Just Share It – Happy Chinese New Year Photo Contest 2017.

Regardless of whether you are a professional or amateur, who you are or where you are from, you are welcome to submit photos of wonderful moments from Chinese New Year celebrations.

The photos must be taken outside of the Chinese mainland between Jan 1 and Feb 28, 2017. The entries will be scored and all the winners will be awarded prize money.

Spring Film Festival 2017

Ateneo de Manila University Ricardo Leong Center for Chinese Studies, together with Film Development Council of the Philippines and Credit Suisse, and with the Cooperation of Ateneo Celadon and Shangri-La Plaza presents the annual Spring Film Festival! Celebrate Chinese Culture by watching motion-pictures straight from Hong Kong.

Gala Night on January 25, 2017 in the Shangri-La Atrium

Catch free screenings from January 25 to 29, 2017 in the Shangri-La Cineplex
Invite your friends and watch all 6 movies!

Continue reading “Spring Film Festival 2017”

Share Your Favorite Place in China (Essay Contest)

The Chinese Embassy-Manila invites all interested Filipinos to share their own essays with the theme, “My favorite place in China is…” Send a 500- to  1,000-word original article about your favorite place in China. It could be a tourist spot, a historical site or any place you once visited or plan to visit someday in China.

Email your essay to

The three best essays will receive two Four Seasons Hotpot vouchers each! Contest duration: Nov. 8 – Dec 8, 2016

Contest duration: November 8 – December 8, 2016

From Window to China (The Philippine Star Features / Printed)

Rule of Law in the South China Sea

The UP Institute for Maritime Affairs & Law of the Sea cordially invites you to an international forum on the “Rule of Law in the South China Sea: After the Judgment of the Arbitral Tribunal in Philippines vs. China-Possible Futures, Potential Options”.

Mon 14 November 2016
09:00 – 12:00 PHT

Malcolm Hall Theater
University of the Philippines College of Law
Diliman, Quezon City Continue reading “Rule of Law in the South China Sea”

TECO launches ‘An Amazing Short Break in Taiwan’ essay contest

TECO launches ‘An Amazing Short Break in Taiwan’ essay contest

Originally posted at  THE MANILA TIMES ON SEPTEMBER 11, 2016

To promote cultural and mutual understanding between Taiwan and the Philippines and to encourage more Filipinos to discover the beauty of Taiwan—the closest neighbor of the Philippine in the north—the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) in the Philippines launches “An Amazing Short Break in Taiwan” essay contest. Continue reading “TECO launches ‘An Amazing Short Break in Taiwan’ essay contest”

Essay Writing Contest​

The Chinese-Embassy of Manila Invites all interested Filipinos to share their essays with the theme

“My favorite Chinese food is…” Continue reading “Essay Writing Contest​”