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PH lifts travel ban to Canada

Posted on Wednesday, 5 June 2019 02:23 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea on Tuesday (June 4) said President Rodrigo Duterte recalled a memorandum banning government officials from traveling to Canada. This, after the Canadian government...

Int’l groups laud reshipment of Canada trash: ‘A victory for the environment’

Posted on Friday, 31 May 2019 04:04 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Environmental groups lauded the historic return of Canada’s trash after six long years of abandonment in the Philippines. EcoWaste Coalition, International Persistent Organic Pollutants Elimination Network (IPEN)...

Ship carrying Canada’s trash leaves Subic Bay port

Posted on Friday, 31 May 2019 02:51 PM | No Comments
The MV Bavaria or the ship carrying the 69 container vans full of trash from Canada, has left Subic Bay port, on Friday morning (May 31). According to Subic Bay...

PH-Canada ties to return to normal, recalled envoys to fly back after trash reshipment

Posted on Friday, 31 May 2019 12:53 PM | No Comments
Malacañang sees possible reconciliation with Canada as the trash shipment begins its journey back to the North American country. “Hopefully ganoon, kasi that triggered the disruptive relations,” presidential spokesperson Salvador...

PH starts loading trash shipment for return to Canada

Posted on Thursday, 30 May 2019 05:55 PM | No Comments
SUBIC BAY, Philippines – Container ship MV Bavaria has already docked at Subic Bay International Terminal port on Thursday (May 30). The ship will be the carrying vessel of all...

Consul General Prospero passes away in Canada

Posted on Wednesday, 29 May 2019 11:26 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Consulate General on Tuesday night (May 28) posted on its official Facebook page that Consul General Rosalita Sayoc Prospero passed away in Toronto on Tuesday...

Canada trash ready to go on May 30 – DFA

Posted on Tuesday, 28 May 2019 12:33 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. confirmed on Monday (May 27) that all 69 containers of illegally shipped garbage are all set for repatriation to Canada. In...

Palace confirms memo barring public officials’ travel to Canada

Posted on Monday, 27 May 2019 05:39 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang on Sunday (May 26) confirmed the issuance of a memorandum directing government officials to refrain from travelling to Canada. The directive came after Canada’s failure to...

Canada hires company to ship abandoned wastes back from PH

Posted on Thursday, 23 May 2019 05:29 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Canadian government has taken its next step to bring abandoned waste materials back to its home country. In an official statement, the Canadian Embassy in the...

Malacañang: Recall of PH officials over trash spat, a warning to Canada

Posted on Thursday, 16 May 2019 05:25 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The order of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) to recall the Philippine ambassador and consuls to Canada is a warning that the diplomatic relations between the...