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‘Mission accomplished’: Aquino ends Europe trip, heads for Boston

Benigno Aquino III (2)

President Benigno Aquino III ended his weeklong European trip on Saturday convinced that he had gathered enough support behind the Philippines’ call for a peaceful resolution of conflicts in the South China Sea, particularly through international arbitration.

Posted: September 21st, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

PH acting on China’s security concerns


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.

Posted: September 19th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Paris welcomes Aquino

Aquino arrives at the Orly Airport in France to begin his two-day official visit                 MALACAÑANG PHOTO BUREAU

Twenty-five years after the historic visit of the late President Corazon Aquino, her only son got his own taste of a Parisian welcome.

Posted: September 18th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Aquino trip to US a mix of nostalgia and triumph

President Benigno Simeon Aquino III was welcomed by Philippine Ambassador to Spain Carlos Slinas and Juan Sunye Deputy Chief of Protocol of the ministry of foreign affairs and cooperation upon arrival at Torrejon Airbase in Madrid Spain. Photo By: Gil Nartea/ Malacanang Photo Bureau

President Aquino’s trip to the United States will be a mix of nostalgia and triumph, as his visit will not just be that of the only son of the Philippines’ democracy icons but as the leader of a country that matters in the region.

Posted: September 17th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

European Council raises PH aid to 325M euros


Lauding the Philippines’ fast-rising economy, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy announced today (Tuesday, Sept. 16) that European assistance would increase from 130 million euros to 325 million euros.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »