Strong political will, after years of indecision

AFTER years of government indecision, the Clark International Airport expansion project has finally begun. Groundbreaking rites were held last week for a New Terminal Building on a 100,000-square meter...

Miss Asia Pacific Int’l 2017 winners spread holiday cheer

… Doelwijt, 3rd runner-up; and Miss Philippines Ilene de Vera, 4th runner-up … of promoting tourism for the Philippines overseas, its original name was … of beauty pageantry in...

Paolo Duterte quits as Davao City vice-mayor

BELEAGUERED Davao City vice-mayor Paolo Duterte (left) confers with brother-in-law Atty. Mans Carpio during a recent Senate hearing. Duterte announced his resignation as city vice mayor on Christmas Day....

Ensemble Investment Corporation. Let technology control the value of virtual currencies.

NEW YORK, USA, December 26, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — As sales in the virtual currency market have become increasingly popular, countless investors are beginning to follow the topic of this...

37 die in Philippines mall fire

… day after state-run media outlet Philippine News Agency (PNA) reported firefighters … to open, according to CNN Philippines. President Rodrigo Duterte said during a … kilometers (941 miles)...

Paolo Duterte quits as Davao City vice mayor; President’s decision awaited

… question is best directed to President Duterte.” Unfortunate events Paolo cited … involvement in drug smuggling. The Senate blue ribbon committee later cleared … to get access to...

At war with the Philippine strongman: Duterte calls for martial law to remain on Mindanao

… been under martial law as Philippine President Roderigo Duterte wages war with … taken by President Duterte.” Like most places in the Philippines, Marawi voted … to win...

Philippines’ La Loma District a Hot Spot for Christmas Lechon Meals

… for Christmas, people in the Philippines sought out on Monday roasted … of Quezon City, northeast of Manila, where there are numerous restaurants … feed as many as...

Probe ordered into Philippine shopping centre fire

… ,000km southeast of the capital Manila, trapping shoppers inside. Vitaliano … Sunday, President Rodrigo Duterte met victims at the scene. The Philippines leader … . The blaze happened as...

Vic on being a director: ‘Ayoko ng stress’

By RUEL J. MENDOZA NEVER daw pinangarap ng bida ng 2017 Metro Manila Film Festival na “Meant To Beh” na si Vic Sotto ang magdirek ito ng pelikula or...

‘War on drugs a success’

… Argyll Geducos Malacañang said that President Duterte’s war against illegal … . This year, Duterte stripped the Philippine National Police (PNP) off its … and transferred it to...

Filipinos flying to Dubai to enjoy better travel experiences

… support. Cebu Pacific (CEB), the Philippines’ largest carrier, has launched new … convenient for passengers.   Several thousand Filipinos from Dubai have flown home … (NAIA).   Michael...

20 people killed in Philippines bus crash on way to Christmas Day mass

… km north of the capital Manila. Around 3:30 a.m … the Philippines. Typhoon Tembin: Dozens killed The deaths come as Filipinos, many … loved ones of the victims.”...

Trump, Putin and Xi

… homicidal president of the Philippines. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey’s choleric president, worked … triumphal election as France’s president was nevertheless qualified by significant … Berlusconi, the disgraced former...

Philippines bus crash sees 20 people killed and 24 injured

… the bus on a northern Philippine highway, according to the authorities … many road tragedies in the Philippines.     Jeepneys are popular among citizens … vans are considered iconic.Under...

Days Before Christmas, Tropical Storm Tembin Batters Southern Philippine Island of Mindanao

… Vinta) rampaged through the southern Philippine Island of Mindanao. The powerful … can flood their lives… but Filipinos won’t stop flooding the … What happened to our fellow...

Vietnam evacuates thousands as Typhoon Tembin leaves more than 160 dead in Philippines

… of devastation across the southern Philippines, Tropical Storm Tembin is heading … del Norte, Zamboanga Pennisula, southern Philippines. In Vung Tau city, thousands … southern Philippines leaves at...

Bus collides with van in Philippines, pilgrims killed

MANILA, Philippines – Over 20 people were … form of transportation throughout the Philippines. Another 10 van passengers, along … the sick and impoverished. The Philippines has seen several...

Pardoned

Peruvian former president (1990-2000), Alberto Fujimori (Cris BOURONCLE / AFP) Peru’s jailed ex-president Alberto Fujimori, who was serving a 25-year sentence for corruption and rights abuses, has been pardoned...

Hundreds dead after tragedies hit the Philippines Christmas weekend

… km north of the capital Manila. Around 3:30 a.m … the Philippines. Typhoon Tembin: Dozens killed The deaths come as Filipinos, many … loved ones of the victims.”...