FPP LogoFront Page Philippines is a magazine-style program with a community perspective airing across Canada and aimed at Filipino Canadians.

Using English and Filipino, the program offers news and current affairs, as well as information on culture and entertainment. Saturday, September 17, 2016 marked Front Page Philippines 14th season on air.


Hosted by veteran broadcaster Gie Alvarez, Front Page Philippines airs on OMNI.2 (CJMT) Television in Ontario and produced by print and broadcast writer and journalist Ace Alvarez.

IN ONTARIO, Front Page Philippines is seen every Saturday at 10 AM, with alternative viewing days on Sundays, 7 AM; Mondays, 12:30 PM; and Tuesdays, 11:30 AM in communities being served by Toronto’s Rogers OMNI 2 Television (CJMT-Toronto) and its re-transmission.

ACROSS CANADA, Front Page Philippines — through OMNI.2 Television, is available to Shaw Direct satellite tv subscribers on channel 395, and to Bell ExpressVu subscribers on channel 216. Subscribers to Rogers Digital Cable can access OMNI.2 on channel 509 (Simulcast Eastern Time).

ROGERS OMNI.2 TELEVISION in Southern Ontario is on the following cable channels:

      Rogers Cable (serving Toronto)- Cable 14;

      Aurora Cable (serving Aurora)- Cable 23;

      COGECO (serving Oakville/ Burlington)- Cable 29;

      In Hamilton- and in households being served by COGECO, including

            Fergus, Georgetown and Grimsby, OMNI .2 TV is on Cable 18;  

      In Hamilton, and in households being served by Mountain Cable, 

            OMNI.2 is on Cable 20;      

      In the Niagara and the St. Catherines area, OMNI.2 is on

           (COGECO) Cable 15; 

      In Peterborough on COGECO, Channel 19; 

      In Ottawa, OMNI.2 TV is on Rogers, Cable 14;

      In London, Ontario, OMNI.2 is, likewise, on Rogers 14;

      In the St. Thomas, Strathroy area- on Rogers, Cable 14;

      In Tillsonburg and Woodstock, OMNI.2 TV is on Rogers, Cable 14;

      In the Georgian Bay area, including Collingwood, Midland and

           Owen Sound, OMNI.2 TV is on Rogers 14.

      Note:  Please check your local TV Listings resulting from changes in the channel line-up of your local cable providers. Thank you.

OMNI.2 could be accessed over-the-air on Channel 69 by close to one million viewers who rely on antenna systems. 


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