Filipino News

Glatfelter Names Wolfgang Laures Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain

… W. Astley, Senior Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer Wolfgang Laures … Accounting Officer Philippe Sevoz, Vice President, Global Operations About Glatfelter Glatfelter … the United Kingdom and the...

Philippine govt attacks drug war film as ‘propaganda’

… fiercely critical look at the Philippine government's deadly … has come under attack, with President Rodrigo Duterte's … people style appeals to many Filipinos tired of generations of...

Guanzon to sue Cardema ‘all over the Philippines’ for libel

Rowena Guanzon MANILA, Philippines — Commission on Elections Commissioner … Ronald Cardema “all over the Philippines” for his “libelous statements … the votes of 350,000 Filipinos whom we desire...

More than 320 Chinese arrested in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) – The Philippine immigration bureau says its agents, … of their stay in the Philippines and working without authorization. The … Philippines, backed by the Chinese...

20 Philippine villagers killed when truck falls off cliff

… village in the southern Philippines, police and the Red … plummeted down a ravine. (Philippine Red Cross, South Cotabato Chapter … later died in hospitals. (Philippine Red Cross,...

Hontiveros wants Senate probe into AFP deal with China-backed telco

MANILA, Philippines – Senator Risa Hontiveros has filed a resolution seeking a Senate probe into … or by proclamation by the President." Hontiveros also cited the … . Negligence?...

Metro Manila cities step up efforts to stop spread of ASF

MANILA, Philippines — Some local government units (LGUs) … In a statement on Tuesday, Manila government’s Veterinary Inspection Board … a legal remedy under the Philippine law for persons...

Health Pro: Trip to Philippines validated nurses career decision

… Clark Air Base in the Philippines. I was lucky enough to … ;17/health-pro-trip-philippines-validated-nurses-career-decision…

Philippines: Worst dengue outbreak in years kills over a thousand

Manila, Philippines – Emie Angeles and … at Save the Children Philippines. The Philippines is grappling to stem … previously infected. Consequently, the Philippines' Food and Drug … to...

20 dead as truck falls off south Philippines cliff

MANILA: Philippine police say 20 villagers were …

20 dead as truck falls off cliff in southern Philippines

… CDT, Tuesday, September 17, 2019 MANILA, Philippines (AP) — At least 15 villagers … mountain village in the southern Philippines, police and the Red Cross … accidents are...

Announcement of Intent of Resignation by ADB President Takehiko Nakao

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Today Mr. Takehiko Nakao announced his resignation as the President of … 2020. He assumed office as President on 28 April 2013. The … election for...

20 killed as truck plunges down ravine in Philippines

… Sep 17, 2019. (Photo: AFP) MANILA: Twenty people, including children, were … on Tuesday in the southern Philippines when the flatbed truck they … accidents are common in the...

Senate hearing tackles creation of Department of OFWs

MANILA, Philippines — A Senate budget hearing on Tuesday … after the welfare of overseas Filipino workers (OFW). During the … services. Asked for the Cabinet position on the...

Asia Development Bank president to step down

TOKYO (AP) – The president of the Asia Development Bank, … headed the ADB, and Finance Minister Taro Aso said in a … Asakawa, a former vice finance minister,...

SE Asia Stocks-Philippines skids as soaring oil prices weigh

Gutierrez details Philippine visa waiver strategy

… skilled labor shortage, and increasing Philippine tourism to Guam. The first … to help ensure that the Philippines gets back on the list …

15 dead as truck falls off cliff in southern Philippines

… a cliff in the southern Philippines on Tuesday morning. Police and … , 1,030 kilometres south of Manila, when the accident occurred. Emergency …

Philippines: Show of support as Geneva Call launches Booklet on Key Rules of IHL with Islamic References

… event, the Interim Chief Minister of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region … in Central Mindanao, the Philippines. Geneva Call contextualised its … the major conflicts in the Philippines, armed...

ADB president Takehiko Nakao to resign January 2020

… 2019 RESIGNATION. Asian Development Bank president Takehiko Nakao announces his intent … from ADB website MANILA, Philippines – Asian Development Bank (ADB) president Takehiko Nakao announced … year-old...