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Marina, PCG to conduct further probe on West PH sea collision

Posted on Monday, 17 June 2019 09:39 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Maritime Authority (Marina) and the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has been tasked to jointly conduct further investigations into the collision incident involving Filipino and Chinese fishing...

‘How can we harass them, their boat is bigger’—rescued fisherman

Posted on Monday, 17 June 2019 08:53 PM | No Comments
One of the rescued fishermen has belied the statement of the Chinese Embassy in Manila claiming that the Chinese vessel was “besieged by 7 or 8 Filipino fishing boats.” Justin...

DND: PH verifying if ship in West PH Sea collision belonged to China

Posted on Thursday, 13 June 2019 08:58 PM | No Comments
The Philippine government has yet to determine if the fishing vessel that hit and sank a Filipino boat near Reed Bank in the West Philippine Sea belonged to China, Department...

PH wants China to sanction ship crew for sinking Filipino fishing boat

Posted on Thursday, 13 June 2019 01:27 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Defense Chief Delfin Lorenzana has called for a diplomatic action in relation to the sea collision between a Chinese vessel and a Filipino fishing boat (F/B GIMVER...

Duterte wishes for ‘truly independent’ Philippines

Posted on Wednesday, 12 June 2019 02:39 PM | No Comments
As the country marks its 121st Independence Day, President Rodrigo Duterte called on Filipinos to honor the sacrifices of the nation’s heroes by realizing their dream of a truly independent...

Japan firms to support PH transport infra projects

Posted on Friday, 31 May 2019 06:11 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Various Japanese firms have committed to support the infrastructure projects and programs of the Duterte administration following a series of meetings in Tokyo, the Department of Transportation...

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...

Palace welcomes improved PH competitive economy ranking

Posted on Thursday, 30 May 2019 04:33 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang on Wednesday welcomed the Philippines’ improvement in ranking in the 2019 World Competitiveness Yearbook released by the International Institute for Management Development (IMD). Presidential Spokesperson Salvador...

PH marks National Flag days from May 28 to June 12

Posted on Tuesday, 28 May 2019 08:12 PM | No Comments
The Philippines starts to commemorate the National Flag Days every 28th of May each year by virtue of Republic Act No. 8491 or the Flag and Heraldic Code of the...

Palace backs review of PH-Kuwait labor deal

Posted on Monday, 20 May 2019 08:36 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang on Monday supported calls to review the country’s labor agreement with Kuwait in the wake of the death of a Filipina worker who died from alleged...