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PH, China seek common legal framework to jointly explore South China Sea

Posted on: March 23rd, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano met with his Chinese counterpart, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Beijing on Wednesday. During the said meeting, China agreed to prudently...

PH, China consider 2 areas in West PH Sea for joint exploration

Posted on: March 3rd, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — There are two areas in the West Philippine Sea that the Philippines and China are considering for joint exploration and joint exploitation. One of them is Service...

Canada orders review of deal to sell helicopters to Philippines

Posted on: February 8th, 2018 | No Comments
OTTAWA (Reuters) – Just one day after signing a $233 million agreement to sell 16 helicopters to the Philippines, the Canadian government on Wednesday ordered a review of the deal...

Wish FM, UNTV’s “Spotlight” and William Thio get ‘National Customers’ Choice award

Posted on: February 6th, 2018 | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines – On Saturday, the National Customers’ Choice Award 2017-2018 recognized Wish FM as the ‘Most Outstanding Broadcasting and Media Production Company’. Wish 107.5, on its 3rd year,...

As U.S. goes quiet on close naval patrols, China speaks out

Posted on: January 23rd, 2018 | No Comments
HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) – While the Pentagon plays down patrols close to Chinese-controlled reefs and islands in the South China Sea, Beijing is sounding the alarm about them, seeking to...

PH among top 10 happiest, most hopeful, and optimistic economies for 2018 – survey

Posted on: January 3rd, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines —  The Philippines finds itself among the top 10 happiest, most hopeful and optimistic economies for 2018 based on the Gallup International Association survey. The start, as well as...

DOE: New tax rates not applicable to old fuel stocks

Posted on: January 2nd, 2018 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Motorists are yet to feel the effects of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Bill. The Department of Energy (DOE) said old stocks are not...

Uber breach, cover-up trigger government probes around the globe

Posted on: November 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
The scope of the repercussions Uber will face for the October 2016 data breach began to take shape Wednesday with governments around the world opening investigations. Authorities in Britain, Australia,...

Trudeau presses rule of law, raises human rights issues with Duterte

Posted on: November 15th, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippine – Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday said he raised the issue of human rights and extrajudicial killings during a conversation with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who...

PH slumped to 113th in World Bank’s ease of doing business report

Posted on: November 2nd, 2017 | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines ranks 113th in World Bank’s ease of doing business report this year. It means a drop by 14 places as compared to last year’s 99th...