By Christine O. Avendaño
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday said it was coordinating with other government agencies to address the security concerns expressed by China, which had issued a travel advisory against the Philippines due to the spate of kidnappings and threats to its nationals here.
By Niña Calleja
For three months, the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3 has been a home for Liberian nurse Henry Lewis.
On Nov. 29, 2012, a 52-year-old British tourist, Gary Peter Austin, arrived in Manila and then went to Cebu province to see a friend he had met during an earlier trip to the Philippines.
By Niña P. Calleja
Evelyn Clemente, a 49-year-old member of the Aeta tribe in Zambales province, had never taken a plane in her life until Thursday.
The government is monitoring the possible recruitment of Filipinos here by the extremist group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (Isis).