In China’s book, it’s hands-off by other countries on anything that involves matters within its territory, or what it considers as part of it by some dubious historical basis, but it is perfectly alright to intrude into those of another country, like the Philippines.
Rescuers searched Wednesday for 20 people trapped inside two buses buried by a rain-induced landslide in a mountainous region of the southern Philippines, an official said.
Contrary to official wisdom, building more roads may be counter-productive to the purpose of easing traffic.
It would be a grave mistake for the Philippines to focus only on its Western allies and waste the chance to enrich its ties and pursue trade, defence, and cultural partnerships with the ASEAN nations despite their sometimes diverging interests.
Even if Earth’s average surface temperature breaches the 1.5 °C mark in 2024, it does not mean the world has failed to meet the Paris Agreement target of capping global warming under that threshold.
At least 547 media practitioners around the world welcomed New Year’s Day behind bars, according to a year-end report of French press watchdog Reporters Without Borders.
Chinese and US warships were in the South China Sea on Thursday, conducting rival exercises in the disputed waters amid heightened tensions involving US ally the Philippines.
Business owners have resorted to this tactic mainly due to the fear that they would lose their ultra budget-sensitive market if they raise prices to cover the corresponding increase in their production costs.
Ultimately, the first line of defence against these online fraudsters are smart consumers who are aware of the law, and know their rights under it.
The Philippines deported 180 Chinese nationals on Thursday after they were detained in a raid on a suspected sex-trafficking and online scam operation in the capital Manila, officials said.
An elderly elephant has died in a Philippine zoo, an official said Wednesday, after a failed global campaign to relocate her to an animal sanctuary.
The Philippines' economy grew 5.9 percent in the third quarter, better than the expected 4.7 percent.