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Immigration confirms blacklisting of foreign journalists

Hong Kong APEC Journalists

The Bureau of Immigration confirmed Saturday it has banned nine foreign journalists from the country for heckling President Benigno Aquino III in Indonesia last year.

Posted: November 22nd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Indonesian general helpful to PH gets top award

AFP Chief of Staff Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang Jr. AP FILE PHOTO

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Monday awarded the visiting military chief of Indonesia with the Philippine Legion of Honor for his contribution to the victims of Super Typhoon “Yolanda” and for his role in the peace talks between the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF).

Posted: November 4th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Widodo kicks off Asean introduction with PH visit

In this photograph taken on August 19, 2014, Indonesian president-elect Joko Widodo popularly known by his nickname Jokowi  is photograph during AFP interview in his Jakarta governor's office. With the court challenge by his rival ex-general Prabowo Subianto defeated and the last element of doubt over his victory gone, Jokowi is now focusing on how to push his ambitious reform plans when he takes office in October.    AFP PHOTO / ROMEO GACAD

Indonesia’s new president Joko “Jokowi” Widodo is set to visit the Philippines as part of introductory visits in the Southeast Asian Region, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Thursday.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Kerry seeks Asia’s help in anti-Islamic State push

John Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry is in Indonesia for a brief visit aimed at building Asian support for the fights against Islamic State extremists and the deadly Ebola virus.

Posted: October 20th, 2014 in Asia & Pacific,Featured Gallery,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

PH bags 1 gold, 25 other medals in int’l math tilt

The Philippines won one gold, 12 silver and 13 bronze medals in the just-ended 2014 International Mathematics and Science Olympiad (IMSO) for Primary Schools, held from Oct. 5 to 10 at the Aston Denpasar hotel in Bali, Indonesia.

Posted: October 12th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »