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DOH to continue tracking co-passengers of OFW infected with MERS virus

Department of Health Secretary Enrique Ona, shows how the thermal scanner of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) terminal 3 works by detecting high temperature from a passenger on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO

After putting the first Filipino in the country infected with the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-Corona Virus into quarantine, the Department of Health is set to continue the crackdown on the fellow passengers of the migrant worker.

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

PH-US ‘secretly’ plotting re-establishment of bases – Bayan

Bayan Secretary General Renato Reyes Jr. INQUIRER file photo

As talks on the Enhanced Defense Cooperation between the United States and the Philippines progressed, the anger of one militant group boiled up.

Posted: March 24th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Palace: Talks between PH, US open to China’s interpretation

Presidential Spokesman Edwin Lacierda. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

“Let China interpret it…We don’t need to send a message.”

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

Expect China to drive away Filipinos again from West PH Sea as arbitration begins


After being driven away twice from maritime features within the Philippines own waters, China will likely restrict the movement of Filipinos in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) more as the arbitration case before the United Nations (UN) slowly gains traction.

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

PCG not taking part in search for missing Malaysian plane


The Philippine Coast Guard is not deploying any of its search-and-rescue vessels to take part in the massive multinational search for the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner in the southern coast of Vietnam.

Posted: March 9th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

SWS: Trust of Filipinos in China in the negative since 2012


Trust of Filipinos in China has been in the negative since 2012 when the territorial dispute with China over Scarborough Shoal first flared up.

Posted: February 10th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Hong Kong visa sanction on PH starts; Manila still defiant

Chief Executive CY Leung. Screengrab from http://www.news.gov.hk

Diplomatic passport holders and Philippine government officials will no longer be able to go to Hong Kong without a visa beginning today, February 5, after the Hong Kong government announced the “first phase” of sanctions against the Philippines.

Posted: February 5th, 2014 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

NCCA chief sees nothing wrong with entry of foreign architects


The entry of foreign architects will challenge Filipino architects to become more competitive, National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) chairman Felipe De Leon said Thursday.

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

Gazmin calls on superpowers to stand up to China


Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin on Thursday said that China has been harassing countries with smaller military power in their aggressive operations in the West Philippine Sea and called on superpower nations to defend weaker nations.

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

POEA shutters alleged illegal visa consultancy office

POEA Administrator Hans Leo Cacdac. Photo from his official Twitter account.

The Philippine Overseas Employment Authority (POEA) has closed an illegal “visa consultancy” office that has been recruiting Filipinos for work to Canada despite not having a license.

Posted: January 14th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »



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