US EMBASSY CALLS FOR ENTRIES IN "SAKAY NA!" JEEPNEY PHOTO CONTEST
Tuesday 7th of February 2012
MANILA, Feb. 7 (PIA) -- The U.S. Embassy in Manila invites everyone to take part in their photo contest, the Sakay Na! Jeepney Photo Challenge. The public is requested to submit their best original photos featuring Philippine Jeepneys to compete for a chance to win prizes.
“We see the Jeepney as a symbol of U.S.-Philippine friendship,” said U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Officer Robin Diallo. “The earliest Jeepneys were constructed from jeeps brought to the Philippines by the United States during World War II, but since that time, they have evolved in beautiful and creative ways.”
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