Posts Tagged Philippines

Travel ban to lapse January 15, extension possible —Palace

Marje Pelayo   •   January 14, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — Travelers from a total of 32 countries with reported cases of the new variants of coronavirus are still not allowed to enter the country. However, the travel...

PH, India seeking ways to boost ties in infra development, digital tech — DOF

Robie de Guzman   •   January 4, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines and India are exploring ways of enhancing their economic ties, particularly in the areas of financial and digital technologies and infrastructure development, the Department of...

China’s Sinovac, Sinopharm to apply for emergency use authorization in PH

Marje Pelayo   •   January 4, 2021

MANILA, Philippines — Chinese firms Sinovac Biotech, Ltd. and Sinopharm Group Company, Ltd. are submitting their respective applications for emergency use authorization (EUA) for the use of their coronavirus disease...

Phl issues temporary travel ban vs US over new COVID-19 variant

Robie de Guzman   •   January 1, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine government is temporarily banning entry of foreign travelers from the United States due to the threat of the new variant of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19),...

Philippines extends VFA abrogation for another 6 months

Robie de Guzman   •   November 11, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has extended anew the suspension of the termination of its Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) with the United States, Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary...

US shift in COVID-19 response, return to Paris Agreement under Biden could benefit PH — Analyst

Marje Pelayo   •   November 10, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — Some policies under the administration of US President-elect Joe Biden could benefit the Philippines, according to political analyst Tony La Viña. Under Biden, the US government is...

Duterte ‘surprised’ PH among top 50 safest countries

Marje Pelayo   •   November 6, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday (November 5) said he was surprised and at the same time elated to know that the Philippines has been included among the...

Philippines among top 50 world’s safest countries —Gallup poll

Robie de Guzman   •   November 4, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines has been listed as among the top 50 safest countries in the world based on the 2020 Global Law and Order Report by analytics firm...

Philippines files diplomatic protest against China over confiscation of Filipino fishermen’s gears

Marje Pelayo   •   August 21, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) lodged on Thursday (August 20) a diplomatic protest against China over the illegal confiscation by the Chinese Coast Guard of fish...

Palace unconvinced PH has higher COVID-19 cases than Indonesia

Aileen Cerrudo   •   August 7, 2020

Malacañang is not convinced that the Philippines has surpassed Indonesia in the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). During a press briefing on Friday (August 7), Presidential...


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