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20 crew missing after Philippine ship runs aground in typhoon
A search was underway on Tuesday (Apr 20) for 20 crew members missing in the...

21 April, 2021

Philippines lifts 9-year-old ban on new mines to boost revenues
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has lifted a moratorium on new mineral agreements imposed in 2012,...

15 April, 2021

US-Philippines officials discuss worries over China's ships
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin on Saturday (Apr 10) discussed with his Philippine counterpart China’s recent...

11 April, 2021

Philippines sends fighter aircraft over Chinese vessels in South China Sea
The Philippine military is sending light fighter aircraft to fly over hundreds of Chinese vessels...

28 March, 2021

Philippines faces 'learning crisis' after year-long school shutdown
Andrix Serrano studies alone inside a Manila slum shack he shares with his street-sweeper grandmother....

15 March, 2021

Moderna reaches supply manage Philippines for 13 million COVID-19 vaccine doses
Moderna said on Saturday (Mar 6) it has decided to supply the Philippines government 13...

07 March, 2021

Philippines' Duterte signs indemnity Bill for COVID-19 vaccine roll-out
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday (Feb 26) signed into law a good Bill that...

27 February, 2021

Rumours and fear pet Philippine arrange for COVID-19 vaccine drive
According to 1 rumour circulating in the Philippines, the coronavirus vaccine allows President Rodrigo Duterte...

28 January, 2021

Philippines extends travelling ban until Jan 31 to limit pass on of COVID-19 variant
The Philippines on Fri (Jan 15) extended entry restrictions on travellers from 32 spots to...

16 January, 2021

Philippines seeks 148 million COVID-19 pictures this year for two-thirds of population
The Philippines is negotiating with seven vaccine makers to procure at least 148 million COVID-19...

07 January, 2021

Philippines extends partial COVID-19 curbs found in capital to end of 2020
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday (Nov 30) said that partial coronavirus restrictions will remain...

01 December, 2020

Storm Vamco hits Vietnam while Philippines death toll rises to 67
Storm Vamco barrelled into Vietnam on Sunday (Nov 15), damaging buildings and injuring at least...

16 November, 2020

Typhoon Vamco lashes the Philippines, paralyses parts of Manila
Torrential rains from Typhoon Vamco lashed provinces in the Philippines' main Luzon island on Thursday...

12 November, 2020

Philippines economy contracts 11.5% in Q3
The Philippine economy shrank by a lot more than expected on an annual basis in...

10 November, 2020

Philippines braces for another cyclone, after typhoon kills 20
Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte warned of another potentially damaging cyclone approaching the united states on...

03 November, 2020

Philippines deports US Marine who have killed transgender woman
The Philippines on Sunday (Sep 13) deported a USA Marine convicted of killing a transgender...

13 September, 2020

Philippines extends partial COVID-19 curbs in Manila until Sep 30
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Monday (Aug 31) partial restrictions around the administrative centre...

01 September, 2020

14 missing after Philippines sea collision
Philippine rescuers were searching on Monday (Jun 29) for 14 persons missing after an area...

29 June, 2020

Partial restrictions to stay on capital as Philippines tackles coronavirus
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said over Mon (Jun 15) partial constraints would remain in place...

16 June, 2020

'Near impunity' for drug war killings in Philippines, UN report says
Tens of thousands of folks in the Philippines might have been killed in the war...

04 June, 2020

Philippines' coronavirus infections top 12,000, deaths pass 800 mark
The quantity of COVID-19 cases in the Philippines has passed the 12,000 mark, and a...

16 May, 2020

Philippines' COVID-19 infections top 7,000 as country extends lockdown in Manila
Philippine Health Ministry on Friday (Apr 24) reported that confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus...

25 April, 2020

Philippines extends COVID-19 lockdown, house quarantine to end-April
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday (Apr 7) approved the extension of lockdown and home...

07 April, 2020

Philippines reports 29 new coronavirus deaths, highest within a day
The Philippines' health ministry on Friday (Apr 3) reported 29 new coronavirus deaths, marking the...

04 April, 2020

Philippines to declare wellbeing emergency after first network transmission of COVID-19
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte ideas to declare a good nationwide public health crisis following confirmation...

08 March, 2020