Remittances remain crucial to Philippines
The NationalRemittances remain crucial to Philippines economyThe National"There was some economic upset last year in the Middle East", which is a popular destination for overseas foreign workers or "OFWs" as they are known in the Philippines, notes Aekapol Chongvilaivan, the country economist in the Philippines office of ...and more »
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 7:25 am
Teenager reveals why she left her family in
Devon LiveTeenager reveals why she left her family in the Philippines to move to DevonDevon LiveMikee has shared her story of forfeiting Philippine life for an English education on International Day of the Girl which is celebrated each year on October 11, to recognise how hard it is being a girl and to get women to stand up for their fellow ...and more »
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 5:11 am
True horror of Manila 'killing fields'
CNBCTrue horror of Manila 'killing fields' revealed as UK 'stands ready' to help Philippines tackle deadly drugs warTelegraph.co.ukThe UK “stands ready” to help the Philippines tackle its drugs problem by legal means, the British ambassador has told President Rodrigo Duterte, amid rising international outrage over a vicious narcotics war that has killed more than 12,500 in the ...Philippines: Drug war hits President Rodrigo Duterte popularity ratingsCNBCRussia to donate Kalashnikovs, trucks and munitions to PhilippinesReutersPhilippines' Duterte demotes police again in drug warChannel NewsAsiaDaily Mail -euronews -Philippine Starall 60 news articles »
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 5:01 am
US Marine Corps and Armed Forces of the
Marines.mil (press release)US Marine Corps and Armed Forces of the Philippines advance sea lift capabilitiesMarines.mil (press release)U.S. Marines with Amphibious Assault Company, Combat Assault Battalion, 3rd Marine Division, embark Assault Amphibious Vehicles onto the Philippine Navy's BRP Tarlac (LD 601) during exercise KAMANDAG, Subic Bay, Philippines, October 2, 2017.
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 4:59 am
Philippines' electoral commission chief
The PunchPhilippines' electoral commission chief quits after corruption allegationsThe PunchThe head of the Philippines' elections commission Juan Bautista on Wednesday resigned, three weeks after a congressional committee voted to junk an impeachment complaint against him on corruption allegations. Bautista, Chairman of the Commission on ...Philippines chief poll administrator impeached hours after announcing resignationgulfnews.comComelec Chief Andy Bautista to resignCNN Philippinesall 68 news articles »
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 3:56 am
Flights between UAE, Philippines to soar by
Dubai: Flights between the UAE and the Philippines will be increased by 25 per cent and extended to other provincial international airports to accommodate the growing demand for seats in this busy route, a senior Philippine aviation official told Gulf News.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:08 am
Thousands protest in Philippines over
MANILA Thousands of people belonging to a powerful local indigenous Christian organisation occupied a busy portion of the main highway in Manila on Friday to protest what they allege to be government's meddling over internal affairs of their church.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:04 am
Thousands protest in Philippines over
Members of Iglesia ni Cristo (Church of Christ) or INC also called for the resignation of Justice Secretary Leila de Lima, who was investigating an illegal detention case filed by a dismissed church minister against Iglesia's leaders. Waving church flags ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:52 am
Philippines scouts rivals, draws bye in
MANILA, Philippines - In taking an opening-day bye, Gilas Pilipinas gets to size up its rivals today before the Nationals start their Jones Cup campaign versus the home team at 7 p.m. tomorrow at the Xinchuang Gymnasium in Taipei. Gilas head coach Tab ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:53 am
Philippines to halt sugar exports amid
MANILA – The Philippines will halt sugar exports amid strong domestic demand for the sweetener. Under Order No. 1, Sugar Regulatory Administration (SRA) chief Ma. Regina Bautista-Martin said production for the crop year 2015-2016 will be devoted to the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:29 pm