By Niña Calleja
An All Nippon Airways plane bound for Japan turned back for an emergency landing at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) Friday after the crew detected smoke in the cockpit shortly after the plane had taken off from Manila, aviation officials said.
American, Australian and Japanese leaders on Sunday called for peaceful resolutions of maritime disputes, a day after US President Barack Obama warned of the dangers of outright conflict in Asia as China contests disputed territory.
By Jeannette I. Andrade
The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda) has agreed to provide Japan-bound health workers six months of language and cultural training to add more value to their skills.
By Bernie Lopez
As a journalist, I sometimes suddenly stumble into strange worlds which are mind-boggling or heartrending. Such was my trip to Japan, my very first and only (as of this writing),—10 days, that was all—fraught with spiritual insights about, not the Japanese, but the Filipino.
The navies of the Philippines, the United States and Japan on Thursday began a two-day multilateral military exercise in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea).