2 days ago
Dan Brown's description of Manila as "the gates of hell" in the American novelist's latest book has not gone down well with officials in the Philippine capital.
9 days ago
Speaking after the Philippines' announcement, Taiwanese Premier Jiang Yi-huah said that "the Philippines has shown a lack of sincerity in resolving this matter.
10 days ago
About 200 Taiwanese protested outside the Philippine representative office in Taipei on Monday against the killing of a Taiwanese fisherman by the Philippine coast guard in disputed waters.
15 days ago
The Philippines has turned to its American ally to beef up its dilapidated military assets and train its forces, and angered Beijing by seeking U.N. arbitration on South China Sea disputes.
67 days ago
The World Health Organization has expressed concern that the Philippines is encouraging smoking by hosting one of the world's largest tobacco trade shows.
75 days ago
Malaysia-based AirAsia started operations in the Philippines in 2012 from Clark airport, a 2-3 hour drive from the capital, while Zest Air operates from Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila.
75 days ago
The Philippine government condemned the intrusion and called on the gunmen to surrender.
84 days ago
The standoff elevated the Sabah territorial issue, which has been a thorn in Philippine-Malaysian relations for decades, to a Philippine national security concern.
95 days ago
The Philippines' foreign affairs department said in a statement Tuesday that China's rejection will not interfere with the arbitration process that the Philippines has started.
110 days ago
Even by the usual standards in the Philippines, where crime is an accepted part of life, the brazen evening robbery of a jewelry store in one of the world's largest malls shocked residents of Manila.
116 days ago
China urged to face Philippines at UN tribunal
119 days ago
Aquino told reporters on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos that the incidents took place recently at the Scarborough Shoal near the western coast of the northern Philippines.
121 days ago
Pangilinan heads Philex Petroleum Corp, majority owner of Forum Energy PLC, which holds an oil and gas exploration contract off the Philippines' western Palawan island.
123 days ago
The Philippines hopes that arbitration through an arbitral tribunal operating under the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea would lead to a decision that would direct China to...
126 days ago
Jonathan White released precautionary guidance to all Pacific Fleet ships, saying that "initial review of navigation data indicates an error in the location of Tubbataha Reef" in the Philippines.
127 days ago
U.S. Navy ships have stepped up visits to Philippine ports for refueling, rest and recreation, plus joint military exercises as a result of a redeployment of U.S. forces in the Asia-Pacific region.
128 days ago
"The Philippines and China claim the Reed Bank that lies in the South China Sea off the Philippines' western Palawan Island.
128 days ago
The son of a Philippine army general killed with 34 of his men by Muslim guerrillas in a 1977 massacre has assumed the country's top military post.
135 days ago
The Philippine request for coast guard "multi-role response vessels" and a communications system would be endorsed for the Japanese government's approval by Tokyo's foreign ministry.
142 days ago
Nearly half of all pregnancies in the Philippines are unwanted, according to the U.N. Population Fund, and a third of those end up aborted in a country where abortion remains illegal.
144 days ago
Hundreds hurt in New Year's parties in Philippines
148 days ago
China believes most of the South China Sea is its own, overlapping with claims of Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia and Taiwan in parts of the gas- and oil-rich region.
154 days ago
Philippines passes law on enforced disappearances
161 days ago
Philippine police have killed a suspected Malaysian terrorist who allegedly was planning a bomb attack in one of the largest cities in the country's south, police said Saturday.
167 days ago
After slamming into the southern Philippines, the typhoon moved out to sea but then veered back toward the country's northwest on Saturday, prompting worries of more devastation.