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We can’t go on like this, says Chinese envoy on PH ties

Zhao Jianhua

China and the Philippines should work to improve their relations which had been adversely affected by their conflict in the South China Sea, Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua said Monday night.

Posted: October 1st, 2014 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

OFWs in Hong Kong told to stay away from protests

hongkong protest

Malacañang on Tuesday reiterated the government’s call for Filipinos to steer clear of the massive protests in Hong Kong.

Posted: September 30th, 2014 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Malaysia pulls out offensive video


A video belittling the Philippines as an investment destination has been pulled from social media after the Philippine Embassy in Kuala Lumpur protested the portrayal of the country was described in the production.

Posted: September 23rd, 2014 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

German Chancellor Merkel backs PH stance on China row

LAST STOP IN EUROPE  President Aquino converses with Federal Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel upon arrival at the Federal Chancellery on Friday. The President flies to the United States on Sunday for a sentimental journey to Boston and to address the United Nations. RYAN LIM/ MALACAÑANG PHOTO BUREAU

Add another world power among those calling for international arbitration to resolve disputes in the South China Sea.

Posted: September 19th, 2014 in Asia & Pacific,Europe,Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

US to pay for Tubbataha damage ‘very soon’


The United States will “very soon” have an announcement about the compensation for the damage to Tubbataha Reef when a US Navy ship was grounded there in 2013.

Posted: September 15th, 2014 in Americas,Asia & Pacific,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »