Shumai (Siomai) also called pork dumplings is a type of traditional Chinese dumplings made famous by the Chinese people. Different fast food chains like Chowking, Master Siomai and etc. offer this kind of food. In the Philipines, there are different flavors of siomai like fish, shrimp, chicken, beef.
Pancit or pansit is the term for noodles in Filipino cuisine. Noodles were introduced into the Philippines by the Chinese and have since been adopted into local cuisine. The term pancit is derived from the Hokkien pian i sit. The Filipinos believed that eating pancit during birthdays will prolong your life.