Filipino News

Business Lawyer Richard Kranitz publishes third article in a series about technology & the legal profession

As technology reshapes all of modern personal and professional life, the legal profession is no exception. Office of Richard A. Kranitz (N/A:N/A) GRAFTON, WISCONSIN, UNITED STATES, November 18, 2018...

Number of arrested ‘tambays’ breaches 500K in Metro Manila

    THE NUMBER of violators arrested in the police’s anti-loitering drive in Metro Manila has breached the half-million mark, most of those arrested were violators of the smoking...

[OPINION] U.S., Philippines: Friends, partners in educational exchange

… to Manila to establish a new public school system in the Philippines … O'Neal and Philippine Vice President Elpidio Quirino signed an agreement … Education Development to provide...

15 Filipino seafarers stranded in India now back in PH

… November 18, 2018 MANILA, Philippines – Most of the Filipino seafarers stranded in … back home in the Philippines. In a statement on … Philippine Ambassador to India...

PH officials checking condition of Filipinos in wildfire-hit California

… by Josh Edelson/AFP MANILA, Philippines – Philippine officials are closely monitoring the … no reports of Filipino fatalities in both wildfires. But Philippine Consul General … coordinating with...

Why China chose Arroyo over Aquino

… Chinese President Xi Jinping's trip to the Philippines this month. MANILA, Philippines … . "Critics of President Arroyo alleged she had agreed to trade Philippine territory for Chinese...

President Duterte stays on to continue APEC meetings on Sunday

… from RTVM video)  (Eagle News) – President Rodrigo Duterte decided to stay … ’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, and behind Chinese President Xi Jinping. President Rodrigo … O’Neill....

Imelda posts bail for graft conviction in Philippines

MANILA: Former Philippine first lady Imelda … Manila governor while her husband, late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, placed the Philippines … graft Sandiganbayan court in Manila, accompanied by her children...

Bigger thriller in Manila

… by Xi’s own absence. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was also criticised … Vice-Premier Wang Yang visited Manila for four days amid more … the agenda, but Singapore Prime...

Five Filipino troops killed

Five Filipino troops killed MANILA: Militants have killed five Filipino soldiers and wounded 23 … other foreign and Filipino militants in seizing the southern Philippine city of … between...

Philippines : Angara: suspension of fuel tax hike a ‘step in the right direction’

Nov 17, 2018 (Euclid Infotech Ltd via COMTEX) — Senator Sonny Angara hailed as a "step in the right direction" the government's decision to suspend the increase in excise...

Philippines : Sen. Bam thanks government for fuel tax suspension, appeals for complete repeal of TRAIN Law tax on petroleum

Nov 17, 2018 (Euclid Infotech Ltd via COMTEX) — Sen. Bam Aquino lauded the government for listening to the people's plea and suspending the excise tax on fuel under...

Philippines : Bohol has a new PENRO, CENRO Tagbilaran, Talibon

Nov 17, 2018 (Euclid Infotech Ltd via COMTEX) — With the latest revival of the people of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), the head of the...

Philippines : Hungduan vege farmers oriented on GAP

… among countries of which the Philippines is a member means that … to the participants are the Philippine Agriculture and ASEAN Integration, Global … , 5 S in...

DOT cancels Madrid Fusion Manila

The Department of Tourism (DOT) has announced that the 4th edition of Madrid Fusión Manila supposed to be held April next year, will not push through. In a statement, the...

Philippines rejects IMM13 holders as its citizens – Azis

… of Filipinos with IMM13 passes is tough, said Deputy Home Minister Datuk … holders) back to the Philippines but the issue was that … the Philippines itself denied...

Is the Philippines’ Pro-China Policy Working?

… policy has followed suit, President Rodrigo Duterte has tried to … United States (then under President Barack Obama) and later … resources in the West Philippines Sea (Manila’s...

SFCHRP Reportback on Philippine Indigenous Community

… on Human Rights in the Philippines (SFCHRP) will report back from … , the first inhabitants of the Philippines. We want to share their … expose the corruption...

P3.76-T nat’l budget will be approved on time, House assures Senate

… their counterparts in the Senate that the Duterte administration’ … time. Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo said representatives of both chambers … submit the budget for President Duterte’s approval...

Ex-Philippine Dictator’s Wife Released after Posting Bail

MANILA – The widow of former Philippines president Ferdinand Marcos was released … she was Governor of Manila from 1975-1986. The … Ferdinand Marcos ruled the Philippines from 1965-1986...