About Us

Ang Peryodiko ("The Newspaper")

The voice of the Filipino Community in Canada, a community proud of its heritage and aware of its strength as an important pillar of Canadian society.

 
Ang Peryodiko Publishing first produced the Canada edition of the Los Angeles-based Ang Peryodiko in May 2003. While maintaining the same editorial policies, style and look of its U.S. counterpart, Ang Peryodiko (Winnipeg) strives to create its own identity, and generate its distinct readership among the Filipino community in Manitoba, Saskatoon, Vancouver and Toronto.
 
Ang Peryodiko Canada satisfies the need of Filipinos living in Canada to be informed and educated about issues and events affecting not only their homeland, but also their local their local community in their adopted country. It is a newspaper that meets their need to be entertained and overcome the feeling of loneliness that may set in, living in a foreign land.
 
Ang Peryodiko Canada commits itself to support the endeavors of Filipinos living in Canada, and enhance unity among the many diverse Filipino associations and groups comprising the community. It is a newspaper the Filipino-Canadians can claim with pride as their own.
 
Finally, Ang Peryodiko seeks to elevate the standard of Filipino community journalism and recognizes its role as a catalyst for positive change and growth.

Statement of Policy

Ang Peryodiko Canada aims for truth, equality and fairness, providing information, news, views and opinion
  to the widest providing information, news, views and opinion to the widest readers possible;
The newspaper informs and educates, and helps lead Filipinos in their quest for equal opportunity, and
  economic and social advancement in the country.
Ang Peryodiko encourages the free flow and exchange of information, ideas and opinions among the various
  Filipino groups in Canada, and promotes proesperity within the Filipino-Canadian community
Ang Peryodiko maintains the highest professional standards in the community newspaper industry, gathering
  highly respected and experienced journalists, columnists and writers to comprise its editorial team.

Content

National news from the Philippines, covering government, politics, entertainment, trade and business, sports
News and developments in Canada, particularly in Winnipeg, covering government, trade and industry, social
  and cultural events
Coverage of Filipino events and projects; Filipino association announcements or projects, stories from within
  the Filipino community that are uplifting and inspiring; sports, health and fitness; and other stories of general
  interest
Editorial/Opinion columns by selected writers

Frequency

Published twice a month

Readership

Over 30,000
 

Editorial & Creative Team

Publisher
  ALAN CANLAS
   
Executive Editor
  TESS DIZON
   

Columnists

  VAL ABELGAS
  GREG MACABENTA
  PASTOR FRED SEBASTIAN
  PASTOR JUNIE JOSUE
  KEVIN LAMOUREUX
  TONY SANCHEZ
    ERIC GERARDO E. TAMAYO
    PORFIRIO M. MAYO, JR.
    FLERIDA ANN CAMILLE P. MAYO
   
Entertainment Columnist
  RICKY LO
   
Contributing Writers
  GEMMA DALAYOAN
  TESS AVISO NEWTON
   
Photographers
  PINOY PHOTOGRAPHERS OF WINNIPEG
    ARNEL SAN JOSE
  JUNE GARCIA
   
Graphic Artist
  MANNY DIOLAZO
   
Creative Design/Layout Artist
  JOSEL MEDIA



     
   
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