Post Tagged with: “Balitang America”

TFC Hosts NaFFAA Youth Ambassadors in an Afternoon of Informal Learning

Adobo Nation Host & Producer Ginger Conejero (back row, left), TFCU Program Director Romeo Marquez (2nd from right), and BA Executive Producer Troy Espera (right) were in a round-table discussion with NaFFAA Executive Director Jason Tengco (left) and the 12 youth leaders from NaFFAA’s “Empowering Pilipino Youth through Collaboration” Ambassadors Program.

TFC hosted the National Federation of Filipino American Associations’ (NaFFAA) visiting youth ambassadors when the latter visited the Daly City headquarters recently for an afternoon session on professional development and mentorship. According to NaFFAA Executive Director Jason Tengco, the 12 youth leaders are part of the organization’s Empowering Pilipino Youth through Collaboration (EPYC) Ambassadors Program. “They come from different regions […]

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BA Gets Winner Status in Media Newser Philippines’ Authoritative List

ABS-CBN International The Filipino Channel’s (TFC) daily news program, BA (Balitang America) joins Media Newser Philippines’ Winners List for 2017. (L-R) New York Correspondent Don Tagala, L.A. Correspondent Steve Angeles, Showbiz Correspondent Yong Chavez, Desk Editor and Senior Correspondent Henni Espinosa, Anchor Gel Santos Relos, SF Bay Area Correspondent Rommel Conclara, Las Vegas Correspondent Bev Llorente, and Segment Producer Jon Cana. (Screen shot from medianewser.com)

Still exuberant after a full year of delivering the news on its 15th year of service to the Filipino American and Filipino Canadian communities across North America, BA was just recently in the news for making it to Media Newser Philippines’ list of 2017 wins. Media Newser Philippines or MNP is an independent media news website which covers the Philippine […]

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Watch the BA 2017 Year End Report for the Stories that Made the Most Impact on the Filipinos in North America

Watch the BA 2017 Year End Report for the Stories that Made the Most Impact on the Filipinos in North America

BA, the reliable resource of Filipinos across North America for news that matters to their community, will be ending 2017 and greeting 2018 with the BA 2017 Year End Report. The special airs tonight at 6:40 P.M. in the U.S. and Canada, with a replay on Monday, January 1, 2018 at the same time.  BA 2017 Year End Report is […]

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BA makes a cameo appearance at the 15th Annual San Francisco Parol Lantern Festival

As a token of gratitude for the 15 years of mutual support in the service of the community, BA donated “BA15” tote bags to contingents of the Parol Festival. BA and the San Francisco Parol Lantern Festival are both celebrating their 15th year. Here we see images of participants with the BA15 tote bags. (Photos by Pia Lopezbanos-Carrion and Jeremiah Ysip)

At the recent 15th Annual San Francisco Parol Lantern Festival, BA, which is also celebrating 15 years of being the leading news source for Filipinos in North America, was evidently present.

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Catch an Encore Presentation of the BA Special Documentary “Beyond News: 15 Years of Balitang America”

Catch an Encore Presentation of the BA Special Documentary “Beyond News: 15 Years of Balitang America”

This Thanksgiving, TFC’s flagship newscast, BA, will be showing an encore presentation of their one-hour documentary Beyond News: 15 Years of Balitang America.  The first part of the one-hour documentary will be telecast on November 23, Thursday and part two will be shown on November 24, Friday, 6:45 P.M.   Beyond News highlights the beginnings, the growth and the impact of […]

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A Liter of Light Takes “Journey of Light” to ABS-CBN TFC Daly City Office, Spreads Message on Sustainable Energy, Recycling with a Twist and Lighting Up the World’s Darkest Corners

Celebrating after finishing their solar kerosene lamp are, clockwise from left, Global Marketing Head and North America Regional Marketing Head Pam Castillo, North America IT Operations Head Marvin Sanchez, Illac Diaz, Solar Man and Flower Power Man, Balitang America Executive Producer Troy Espera, Global Head of HR Vic Nuguid and North America Customer Operations Head Agnes Jamias.

FROM A MUDDLED WORLD OF FAKE NEWS, TWO REAL ISSUES ARISE: The first has to do with waste called “plastic pollution”: a million plastic bottles are bought around the world every minute and the number will jump another 20% by 2021, The Guardian reported back in June from Euromonitor International’s global packaging trends report.  That’s 20,000 bottles purchased by humans […]

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TFC’s flagship newscast, BA, celebrates 15 years with a special documentary

“Beyond News: 15 Years of Balitang America” chronicles the growth and impact of TFC’s flagship newscast over the last 15 years.

This Sunday, November 12, BA will air Beyond News: 15 Years of Balitang America, a one-hour documentary that highlights the beginnings, the growth and the impact of the newscast in the last 15 years.

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New American Media honors excellence in journalism among California’s ethnic media journalists and news organizations; ABS-CBN International’s BA wins for Outstanding Coverage of Voter Engagement Excellence

ABS-CBN International The Filipino Channel’s (TFC) daily news program, BA (Balitang America) won for Outstanding Coverage of Voter Engagement. The BA Team (L-R) Production Coordinator Jon Cana, News Desk Editor Henni Espinosa, Executive Producer Troy Espera, and Video Journalist Rommel Conclara shown here with NAM Executive Director Sandy Close (center).

  “If we work together, we could do better. That’s the spirit that has driven New American Media from the start,” says NAM Executive Director and Executive Editor Sandy Close at the 2017 NAM California Ethnic Media Awards Ceremonies held recently at the PG&E Auditorium in downtown San Francisco. Twelve winners were awarded in different categories that comprised of Immigration, […]

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New America Media names ABS-CBN BA winner for Outstanding Coverage of Voter Engagement

BA news anchor Gel Santos-Relos shown with Paul Henson, Henni Espinosa, Jared Bray, Don Tagala, Rommel Conclara and Bev Llorente for “The Fil-Am Vote”.

Top Filipino winners BA and Inquirer.net join multicultural honorees at the 2017 NAM California Ethnic Media Awards on September 19 in San Francisco

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ABS-CBN TFC’S BA HONORED WITH 3 TELLY AWARDS

ABS-CBN TFC’S BA HONORED WITH 3 TELLY AWARDS

To watch the full award-winning features above, visit, from left: http://www.balitangamerica.tv/bright-spot-chef-jordan-andinos-mission-to-elevate-pinoy-cuisine/ ; https://vimeo.com/204818764 ; and http://www.balitangamerica.tv/bright-spot-how-angela-alarcon-designed-her-own-destiny-with-crystal-couture/   The news team of Balitang America (BA) –- a daily news show produced by ABS-CBN International for The Filipino Channel (TFC) — was recognized for its original news and lifestyle reporting, at the 38th Annual Telly Awards. The Telly Awards honors the best […]

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