S. Korean businessman kidnapped, killed by
RTS. Korean businessman kidnapped, killed by Philippine police – SeoulRTA gang of eight people, four Philippines police officers and one former policeman among them, were involved in kidnapping a South Korean citizen Ji Ick-joo from his house last October, according to the investigation, Seoul authorities revealed on ...S Korean kidnapped, murdered by Philippine police: SeoulChannel NewsAsiaPhilippine drug cops extorted ransom from woman for return of South Korean husband. But he was already dead.South China Morning PostLong history of corruption in Philippine police forcegulfnews.comInternational Business Times, Singapore Editionall 7 news articles »
Posted on 18 January 2017 | 5:08 am
Pope Francis blesses Philippines, Duterte -
ABS-CBN NewsPope Francis blesses Philippines, DuterteABS-CBN NewsPope Francis on Wednesday blessed the Philippines and President Rodrigo Duterte, months after the firebrand leader apologized for a misunderstanding when he reportedly cursed the head of the Roman Catholic Church for causing heavy traffic during his ...and more »
Posted on 18 January 2017 | 4:37 am
Philippines' Duterte says won't declare
ReutersPhilippines' Duterte says won't declare martial law, but can if wants toReutersPresident Rodrigo Duterte speaks in front of housewives and mothers, that participate in the anti-illegal drugs campaign of the provincial government and Duterte's war on drugs at Clark Freeport Zone in Pampanga, Philippines December 22, 2016.Philippines' Duterte taunts bishops to take drugsTODAYonlinePhilippine Church speaks out on drug killingsYahoo NewsThe Philippines readying for a suite of changes | East Asia ForumEast Asia ForumAllAfrica.com -Lifesite -Philippine Starall 77 news articles »
Posted on 18 January 2017 | 3:03 am
Sabah-southern Philippines barter trade ban
Sabah-southern Philippines barter trade ban not liftedThe Star OnlineKOTA KINABALU: A barter trade ban between Sabah and the southern Philippines has not been lifted under moves to relax certain restrictions in trade that were imposed in April last year following a spate of Abu Sayyaf-linked kidnappings in the Sulu Sea.and more »
Posted on 18 January 2017 | 12:11 am
Philippines: Duterte Ignores Supreme Court,
LifeNews.comPhilippines: Duterte Ignores Supreme Court, Orders Action on Controversial Reproductive Health LawLifeNews.comPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte has signed an executive order mandating the immediate and full implementation of the controversial Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of 2012 (RPRH). According to the Duterte Administration, the ...and more »
Posted on 17 January 2017 | 2:56 pm
Philippines looks to broaden range of rice
The Philippines' state grains procurement agency said on Tuesday that it would look to import rice from a broader range of countries including Pakistan, India and Myanmar, as it tries to diversify its supplies of the staple food. One of the world's biggest rice importers, the Philippines usually buys from key producers Vietnam and Thailand. Renan Dalisay, administrator at the National Food ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:57 am
Philippines' domestic air travel starts
Domestic aviation is on an uptrend as airlines such as Cebu Pacific and Philippine Airlines (PAL) lead the way in terms of fleet expansion
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:15 pm
Philippines: China's island reclamation
Brooks Hays MANILA, April 13 (UPI) -- Philippines officials say China's island-building work is causing irreparable damage to vulnerable coral reefs and the marine life they support.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 4:03 pm
Philippines says Chinese reclamation damaged
China has wrought widespread environmental damage in the South China Sea with its construction of artificial islands on disputed reefs, the Philippines said Monday. The construction works have destroyed 300 acres of coral reefs, resulting in an estimated $100 million in annual economic losses to coastal states, Philippine foreign affairs spokesman Charles Jose said. "China’s massive reclamation ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 12:11 pm
AirAsia Philippines eyes initial public
MANILA, Philippines – AirAsia Philippines and Indonesia are set to go public, the airline's founder, Tony Fernandes, announced via his Twitter account . Pending board approval, the initial public offering is eyed since business in both Philippines and Indonesia is good. "Great support from both governments," Fernandes tweeted. Shares ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 5:25 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
2 top terror suspects survive Philippine
Two al-Qaida-linked Abu Sayyaf commanders, including one on the FBI's list of most-wanted terrorists, survived a Philippine military offensive that killed eight militants and led to the seizure of their jungle lair and bomb materials in the southern P
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 1:55 am
Boat filled with protected species hits
A Chinese boat that ran into a coral reef in the southwestern Philippines held evidence of even more environmental destruction inside: more than 10,000 kilograms (22,000 pounds) of meat from a protected species, the pangolin or scaly anteater.
Posted on 15 April 2013 | 1:01 am
Terror suspect eyed in killing of Filipino
A Southeast Asian militant is suspected of leading an ambush that killed an army intelligence officer in the southern Philippines, Philippine military officials said Wednesday, highlighting the danger still posed by foreign militants who have been on the
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 4:29 am
Philippines charges crew of ship that rammed
Philippine authorities filed a poaching case and were preparing more charges against 12 detained Chinese fishermen who were aboard a vessel that ran aground in a protected coral reef.
Posted on 9 April 2013 | 12:21 am
Filipino Catholics aim to show their power
Filipino Catholic groups launched a campaign Monday to try to muster millions of votes for senatorial candidates who opposed a controversial contraceptives law passed last year and prove that the church remains a force to be reckoned with in Asia's la
Posted on 7 April 2013 | 11:58 pm
Resolved Question: What can you say about
I'm planning to visit Philippines :D
Posted on 30 June 2014 | 11:51 pm
Resolved Question: Philippine telenovela?
what the history of Philippine Telenovela??
Posted on 2 March 2011 | 5:32 pm
Resolved Question: Retirement homes in the
Does anyone know where I can find a site that tells statistics of retirement homes in the philippines? Like approximately how many homes and how many people use it. I meant like home for the aged or nursing homes... I've been trying to look for it but I can't. Does that mean there's just not enough homes in the country to actually count?
Posted on 9 November 2010 | 6:46 am
Resolved Question: Acquisition of the
What were the arguments of both critics and supporters of imperialism? What was the nature of the debate over the acquisition of the Philippines?
Posted on 24 June 2010 | 2:57 am
Resolved Question: Saint rose philippine
What is she the patron saint of?? i cant find it anywhere....
and why is she called philippine?
Posted on 17 November 2009 | 11:04 am