Duterte tells Washington not to build military depots in Philippines Manila [Philippines], Jan. 30 : President Rodrigo Duterte has accused Washington of building depots in the Philippines to store live ammunition, warning that he would abrogate a bilateral treaty if the United States is indeed building permanent structures on Philippine soil.
Miss France is the new Miss Universe London [UK], Jan. 30 : Beating out women from around the world, Iris Mittenaere, a 23-year-old dental student from France, has been crowned the winner of the 65th Miss Universe competition held this year in the Philippines.
Now Duterte admits of pushing official out of a chopper Manila [Philippines], Dec. 29 : Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has now threatened to throw officials out of a flying helicopter if they misuse public funds while admitting on live television that he's done it before.
Explosion in Philippines's Marawi wounds seven of Presidential ... Manila (Philippines), Nov. 29 : Seven members of the Presidential Security Group (PSG) and two military troops were injured in a suspected improvised explosive device (IED) blast in Marawi City on Tuesday, which has been seen by experts as a "possible diversionary tactic by the Maute group", an ...
'We both like to swear': Duterte says Trump has shared trait New York [USA], Nov. 10 : Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has decided to bury the hatchet with the United States after Republican Donald Trump's election to the White House as he pointed that both of them share the same trait of being brutally straightforward.
Nokia, Globe Telecom ink agreement to strengthen data infrastructure Beijing [China], Oct. 24: Nokia and Globe Telecom, a leading telecom operator in the Philippines, have signed two Memoranda of Confirmation frame agreements - one for wireless technologies and the other for Internet Protocol( IP), Optical and Software-defined networking (SDN) technologies - under ...
Trump says 'the world hates Obama' London [UK], Oct. 22 : Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has claimed that President Barack Obama and the United States are despised around the world, which is driving countries such as the Philippines into the arms of its adversaries.
Improved ties between China-Philippines not a threat: U.S. Washington [USA], Oct. 21 : The United States has said that it is happy with improving bilateral relations between China and the Philippines, whose relations soured over the South China Sea dispute, adding that in no way this development is a threat.
Sri Lanka and Philippines ink Visa Waiver Agreement Colombo [Sri Lanka], Oct.11 : In a major boost to ties between both nations, Sri Lanka and Philippines have signed a Visa Waiver Agreement for Diplomatic and Official Passport Holders, the Foreign Affairs Ministry said.
UN adviser on preventing genocide alarmed over 'disrespectful' ... New York, Oct 1 : The United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, Adama Dieng, expressed alarm on Friday at public comments by President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines, in which he reinforced a campaign to kill millions of drug addicts in the Philippines and compared it to the ...
ASEAN considers tribunal's verdict on South China Sea 'legal and ... Vientiane [Laos], Sep. 8 : In an apparent warning to China, U.S. President Barack Obama has said all ASEAN members agreed that Beijing should uphold the verdict of The Hague arbitration tribunal on the South China Sea dispute with the Philippines as it is "legal and binding".