Italy – GC28, “Chapter Inside”: interview with the Rector Major, Fr Á.F. Artime

(ANS – Turin) – The choice of Valdocco as the venue for the GC28, the expectations for this chapter, the role of young people and lay people, the sense of frontier presence… There is all this and more in the video interview to the Rector Major, Fr Ángel Fernández Artime, which opens the ANS column “Chapter Inside”, on…

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The Philippines – Volcano Taal or Mindanao earthquake victims helped by many Salesian Family members

(ANS – Manila) – Although at the moment the Taal Volcano in Batangas province (Philippines) is rather low profile and there are no major earthquakes, many people still suffer the life of internally displaced persons (IDP) due to these natural calamities. In Batangas and Canlubang, the Salesians and their lay mission partners are generously assisting with…

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Hatrans, Sawasdee Foundation and Kinderfond visit to Don Bosco Cambodia

Kep City — The leaders of Sawasdee Foundation, a Dutch group supporting the educative projects of Don Bosco in Cambodia, Mr. Hector and Mrs. Ellen Loontjens, and the creator of also Dutch company Hatrans, Mr. Gerard van Hal, made a visit to Don Bosco Foundation of Cambodia this month. All of them met at Don Bosco…

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H.E. Pak Sokhom presides ASEAN std. workshop’s end

Kep City — H.E. Pak Sokhom, Cambodia’s Secretary of State for Tourism, assisted to the closing ceremony of the five days’ workshop to update instructors of vocational centers and hospitality departments on ASEAN Common Competency Standards for Tourism Professionals (ACCSTP). 

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Official opening of a new cement company in Kampot

Kampot — The Primer Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, Samdech Hun Sen, presided the official opening of the new cement company Chip Mong Insee Cement (CMIC) at the Prey Tapret Village, Sdach Kong Khang Lech Commune, Banteay Meas District, Kampot Province this morning. Some Don Bosco Cambodia representatives attended the ceremony invited by the CMIC’s board. Don…

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