Philippines: New Operation Listo manual rolled out in Region 1

By Joanne Namnama P. Dilim SAN JUAN, La Union, March 22 (PIA) — The revised manual specifically for typhoons was introduced in Ilocos Region. On March 6, the Department...

Philippines: DSWD DROMIC Report #1 on the Armed Conflict in San Jose de Buan, Samar as of 20 March 2019, 10PM

SUMMARY At 2:58 PM today, 20 March 2019, the Disaster Response Management Division (DRMD) has received the incident report from MSWDO San Jose de Buan regarding the on-going activities...

Philippines: DSWD DROMIC Report #2 on the Armed Conflict in San Jose de Buan, Western Samar as of 21 March 2019, 4PM

SUMMARY On 20 March 2019 at 2:58 PM, the Disaster Response Management Division (DRMD) has received the incident report from MSWDO San Jose de Buan regarding the ongoing armed...

Philippines: CDRRMO cites importance of preemptive evacuation

By Joey Sem G. Dalumpines DAVAO CITY, March 21 (PIA)- The City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (CDRRMO) clarified that it is not their policy to impose a...

US-Philippine defense tensions weaken regional security – Nikkei Asian Review

… of the vocally anti-American Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte in 2016, but … ally for the Philippines when it comes to defending Manila's … U.S.-Philippine mutual defense treaty to...

Blood and Power in the Philippines – FRONTLINE – PBS – Official Site

Funding for FRONTLINE is provided through the support of PBS viewers and by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Major funding for FRONTLINE is provided by the John D. and...

Indonesian student loan startup Dana Cita enters the Philippines

Kim Swee plots to defeat the Philippines and Laos

Philippines adventure for local hairdresser – Banbridge Leader

… as they travel to the Philippines in April as part of …

ASF threat: Philippines imposes ban on porcine PAP products

… the ban on March 8. Philippines’ agriculture secretary, Emmanuel F. Piñol … ship pork products into the Philippines include Vietnam, Mongolia, Belgium, China …

Philippines signals procurement reform – Jane’s 360

The Philippines Department of National Defence (DND) … the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP). Additional focus will also … a defence procurement forum in Manila, he added, "We...

Philippines not giving up SEA Games hosting, POC chief says – ABS-CBN News

… unrest among sports officials, a Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) official … the fourth time the Philippines will host the biennial … the postponement of the Senate’s approval of...

Fears that ISIS will have new base in the Philippines-Aleteia

… that seemed to taunt the Philippines’ combative president, Rodrigo Duterte. The drawing … . Rommel Banlaoi, chairman of the Philippine Institute for Peace, Violence and … cathedral bombing...

World Happiness Philippines ranks 69th – Philstar.com

World Happiness Report: Philippines ranks 69th MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines has climbed two notches … also showed that the Philippines ranked 12th among countries that … and Thailand...

(OPINION) Thirsting for water: The challenge for the Philippines

… the water shortage in Metro Manila and Rizal. That is … long been used in the Philippines, though not recently, it … serve as inspiration for a Philippines...

Over 21,000 measles cases, 315 deaths reported in Philippines

MANILA, March 21 (Xinhua) — Measles cases in the Philippines continued … March 14, according to the Philippine Department of Health (DOH) … more areas in the Philippine main...

Canadian company takes clean-water fight to the Philippines

… water," said Manoj Singh, President and CEO of Acuva Technologies. … plastic water bottles. By encouraging Filipinos to use water fountains instead … Industries Kooler Industries is the...

Metta World Peace: Jeron Artest wants to play for Philippines

… wants to play for the Filipino national team one day. He … said. World Peace is in Manila to support his son… Metta World Peace is in Manila...

Quo vadis Philippine Cinema? World

… not even half of the Philippines’ population of 110 million … Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP), told BusinessWorld via … the centennial of Philippine Cinema as...

Duterte permanently ends peace talks with Reds – Philippine News Agency

MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday … his speech during the 122nd Philippine Army (PA) founding anniversary … through unrelenting efforts of the Filipino soldiers, they have successfully...