13 October, 2016 at 16:57
A joint group of business leaders and economists today called on government to carefully review the proposal of the Department of Agrarian Reform to prohibit the conversion of agricultural lands to non-agricultural purposes…
22 August, 2016 at 16:56
Ladies and gentlemen, I wish to refer to today’s reports about the joint media statement issued by the Special Rapporteur for Extrajudicial, Summary and Arbitrary Executions and the Special Rapporteur for the Right to Health…
15 February, 2016 at 11:03
Traffic congestion around the Port of Manila in the Philippines has eased after the gridlock caused by a daytime ban on cargo container trucks imposed by city hall two years ago.
12 February, 2016 at 13:30
MERCEDES HERRERA, a mother of 11, spends Christmas Day on the streets for the past several years with her kids in Quezon City to receive food, money and toys from people.
12 February, 2016 at 10:15
Sen. Grace Poe and her running mate Sen. Francis Escudero will begin the official campaign period on Tuesday on a high note after topping the latest pre-election survey released by Pulse Asia yesterday.
11 February, 2016 at 16:36
MANILA, Philippines – Sen. Grace Poe and her running mate Sen. Francis Escudero will begin the official campaign period on Tuesday on a high note after topping the latest pre-election survey released by Pulse Asia yesterday.
9 February, 2016 at 16:35
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), one of the world’s biggest multinational trade deals, was signed by 12 member nations on Thursday in New Zealand, but the massive trade pact will still require years of tough negotiations before it becomes a reality.
25 January, 2016 at 16:29
The country is moving closer to further liberalization of its financial sector, with the bill removing foreign-investment restrictions in four laws now ready for plenary approval at the House of Representatives.
25 January, 2016 at 13:20
THE country’s tourism sector can easily surpass the contributions of the semiconductor and business-process outsourcing (BPO) industries with the increase in the number of seats available for flights, as well as an improvement in infrastructure capacity and accommodations.
22 January, 2016 at 16:50
Defining months by Ana Marie Pamintuan | January 20, 2016 Presidencies can be defined by their final months, with major problems tarnishing
22 January, 2016 at 15:27
China will have so many aircraft carriers by 2030 that the South China Sea will be “virtually a Chinese lake,” a new U.S. study warns, arguing that the balance of power in the Asia-Pacific region was shifting away from the United States.
19 January, 2016 at 08:30
The Philippine agriculture sector stands to significantly benefit from the country’s ratification of the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), which is expected to substantially reduce the cost of trading globally.
18 January, 2016 at 18:00
Islamic State-linked suicide attackers struck at the heart of the capital of Muslim-majority Indonesia yesterday, executing a Westerner and blowing up a Starbucks, police said.
18 January, 2016 at 15:00
Solicitor General Florin Hilbay will have to appear on Jan. 19 in the oral arguments on Sen. Grace Poe’s disqualification from the presidential race, although he had manifested that he would not represent the Commission on Elections (Comelec).