Foreign relations of the Philippines

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Inquirier.net
DFA assures PH-EU trade relations remainForeign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano. (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / GRIG C. M
Inquirier.net / Posted an hour ago
Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano. (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / GRIG C. MONTEGRANDE) Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano has assured that the country’s trade relations with the European Union (EU) would not be... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Trillanes in US to stop Trump visit to Philippines?MANILA, Philippines — Because of the human rights situation in the Philippines,
Pilipino Star / Posted 12 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Because of the human rights situation in the Philippines, Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV is reportedly trying to convince US senators to discourage US President Donald Trump from proceeding with his trip to the Philippines,... Read more
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Reuters
Czech finance firm banks on bumper borrowing in Chinafinance company Home Credit has achieved this year what many Western banks have
Reuters / Posted 18 hours ago
finance company Home Credit has achieved this year what many Western banks have struggled to do for decades: lend billions of dollars to Chinese consumers. The privately-held firm has quietly become one of the biggest non-bank consumer lending... Read more
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Pilipino Star
China vows to help in rehab of MarawiMANILA, Philippines — China on Tuesday welcomed the liberation of southern city
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — China on Tuesday welcomed the liberation of southern city of Marawi from ISIS-linked terrorists and vowed to help rebuild the war-torn Muslim-majority town. “Combating terrorism is the shared responsibility of all nations. The... Read more
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Pilipino Star
PDP-Laban inks memorandum with Russia's ruling partyMANILA, Philippines — The administration PDP-Laban party has entered into a mem
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — The administration PDP-Laban party has entered into a memorandum of understanding with Russia's ruling United Russia party, a move meant to bring "Russia and the Philippines closer together." “This is a historic moment, as it... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Any PR is good PR: A little online controversy is not bad for businessCharles Dickens famously wrote: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of
Marketing Interactive / Posted yesterday
Charles Dickens famously wrote: “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times” – a classic sentiment that rings equally true today in the age of social media. On the one hand, brands can use this form of marketing to supplement their online... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rody: Marawi liberatedMANILA, Philippines — A city lies in ruins so the victory is no cause for celeb
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines — A city lies in ruins so the victory is no cause for celebration, but President Duterte nevertheless declared Marawi liberated yesterday from terrorist forces. Duterte made the declaration a day after Abu Sayyaf leader Isnilon... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Duterte says Marawi liberated, still skirmishesIn this photo released by the 4th Civil Relations Group, Civil Relations Servic
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
In this photo released by the 4th Civil Relations Group, Civil Relations Service Armed Forces of the Philippines, Philippine military chief Gen. Eduardo Ano holds pictures of dead militant leaders during a press conference at a military camp in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Trump to hold bilateral meeting with Duterte in ManilaMANILA, Philippines — US President Donald Trump is scheduled to hold bilateral
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — US President Donald Trump is scheduled to hold bilateral meetings with President Rodrigo Duterte and other leaders as he visits Manila next month. The Philippines would be one of Trump's stops as he embarks on his Asian trip... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘China will not seek sea militarization’Beijing: China on Monday maintained that it has no intention to militarize the
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
Beijing: China on Monday maintained that it has no intention to militarize the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) and would remain supportive of efforts between China and other sovereign nations to bring peace and stability in the area. However,... Read more
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The Manila Times
China’s DNA: What’s in it, war or peace?THE long-expected 19th Congress of the Communist Party of China will be held in
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
THE long-expected 19th Congress of the Communist Party of China will be held in Beijing next week and the Chinese leader, Xi Jinping, is expected to emerge with an even tighter grip on the levers of power. The party constitution will be changed with... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
China: No to SCS militarizationBEIJING―China said Monday it will not militarize the disputed South China Sea a
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
BEIJING―China said Monday it will not militarize the disputed South China Sea and rejected suggestions the structures it is building in some contested islands are for military purposes. Yao Wen, deputy director general and counselor for Policy... Read more
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Pilipino Star
All cracked upA diplomat who watched President Duterte perorating against the European Union
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
A diplomat who watched President Duterte perorating against the European Union last week said the remarks were so incredible he felt like cracking up. It was not an uncommon reaction. There was the President of the Philippines, his trademark... Read more
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Canberra Times
Real names for ACT high rises, pleaseSiena? Please. How about some real ACT names for high rises? What do the follo
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
Siena? Please. How about some real ACT names for high rises? What do the following all have in common? Como, Midnight, Midtown, Trilogy, Siena, Ivy, Infinity, Air Towers, Park Avenue, Wayfarer, Lakefront, Axis, Nova and Highgate. Believe it or not,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Finance chief Dominguez: PH-US ties ‘can only grow stronger’Finance Secretary Carlos “Sonny” G. Dominguez (File photo from the Philippine D
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Finance Secretary Carlos “Sonny” G. Dominguez (File photo from the Philippine Daily Inquirer) Acknowledging that the United States had been instrumental in economic and public governance reforms undertaken in the Philippines of late, the head of the... Read more
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The Age
Real names for ACT high rises, pleaseSiena? Please. How about some real ACT names for high rises? What do the follo
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
Siena? Please. How about some real ACT names for high rises? What do the following all have in common? Como, Midnight, Midtown, Trilogy, Siena, Ivy, Infinity, Air Towers, Park Avenue, Wayfarer, Lakefront, Axis, Nova and Highgate. Believe it or not,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Real names for ACT high rises, pleaseSiena? Please. How about some real ACT names for high rises? What do the follo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Siena? Please. How about some real ACT names for high rises? What do the following all have in common? Como, Midnight, Midtown, Trilogy, Siena, Ivy, Infinity, Air Towers, Park Avenue, Wayfarer, Lakefront, Axis, Nova and Highgate. Believe it or not,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
DFA clarifies: No new aid offer from UKTHE Department of Foreign Affairs refuted this week the claim of President Rodr
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
THE Department of Foreign Affairs refuted this week the claim of President Rodrigo Duterte, stressing that there was “no new offer” of money from the United Kingdom, contrary to the chief executive’s claim on Thursday. In a statement, the DFA... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Tokhang ended because of public pressure’President Rodrigo Duterte has warned of “grave consequences” after he made the
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
President Rodrigo Duterte has warned of “grave consequences” after he made the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) the “sole agency” in charge of handling his bloody war on drugs. In a speech in Dumaguete City on Friday night, Duterte... Read more
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Pilipino Star
New Philippines - European Union partnership, cooperation accord in the offingMANILA, Philippines — Sen. Loren Legarda is confident that relations between th
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Loren Legarda is confident that relations between the Philippines and the European Union (EU) will remain strong despite the latest tirades of President Duterte against its members. As this developed, the Department of... Read more
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The Manila Times
Analysts downplay impact of Duterte’s latest EU tiradeAnalysts have downplayed any negative impact on the economy from President Rodr
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
Analysts have downplayed any negative impact on the economy from President Rodrigo Duterte’s latest tirade against the European Union (EU). On Thursday, Duterte threatened to expel EU diplomats after claiming that they wanted to have the Philippines... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Off the markNo sovereign nation wants foreign interference, and governments can be expected
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
No sovereign nation wants foreign interference, and governments can be expected to protest criticism by foreign capitals on matters related to domestic affairs. Obviously, however, the protest bears more weight when it is based on reliable... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Koko: Duterte outburst was defense of 'Filipino values', sovereigntyMANILA, Philippines — Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Friday d
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Friday defended President Rodrigo Duterte's profanity-laced attack on the European Union, saying it was “just an outburst.” Duterte on Thursday warned the EU ambassadors to leave... Read more
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Reuters
Taiwan seeks to build soft power with retooled southbound policyTAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan is seeking to boost its regional soft power by throwi
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan is seeking to boost its regional soft power by throwing its weight behind dozens of companies investing around Asia and by promoting areas such as education and tourism as it looks to reduce its economic reliance on... Read more
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The Borneo Post
China’s claims in S. China Sea not recognised by MalaysiaAnifah (sixth right, front row) and Kadim (sixth left, front row) join the gues
The Borneo Post / Posted 6 days ago
Anifah (sixth right, front row) and Kadim (sixth left, front row) join the guests and students for a group photo. The so-called ‘nine-dash line’ claim by China. KOTA SAMARAHAN: Malaysia does not recognise China’s claims in the South China Sea... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Focus on Philippine growth, not political noise, US investors urgedDespite lingering political noise, economic managers urged US investors to focu
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Despite lingering political noise, economic managers urged US investors to focus on the Philippines’ growth story and enticed them to take advantage of increasing business and investment opportunities here. “The Philippine economy is delivering the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
When Rody meets DonaldThe country should watch with bated breath that exact moment when Rody meets Do
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
The country should watch with bated breath that exact moment when Rody meets Donald next month. A warm bear hug or even just a firm handshake between President Duterte and US President Donald Trump would no doubt signal better relations between... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Who’s the moron? Trump challenges top US diplomat to IQ testUS Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, left, listens as President Donald Trump sp
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, left, listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a bilateral meeting at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Florida. AP WASHINGTON, United States — Donald Trump’s feud with top diplomat Rex Tillerson burst back into... Read more
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The Manila Times
Setting the agenda for robust public discussionsTHE utmost reward of columnists is to set ablaze thoughts, discussions, and act
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
THE utmost reward of columnists is to set ablaze thoughts, discussions, and actions between the public and the country’s policymakers. This exchange of ideas empowers people to engage in the nation’s progress, a characteristic of an active... Read more
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The Manila Times
Business Forums and events as milestonesFOR 119 years, The Manila Times has been through various milestones and innovat
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
FOR 119 years, The Manila Times has been through various milestones and innovations. In keeping up with the changing times over the past three years, the country’s oldest newspaper has been sharing news and information beyond its print and digital... Read more
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The Manila Times
The Times ‘knights’ at the round tableStriving to exceed the future volume of dialogues Beyond reporting the news an
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
Striving to exceed the future volume of dialogues Beyond reporting the news and presenting top-notch views on current issues through the pages of its broadsheet, The Manila Times has plumbed sources of information deeper by going straight to the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
China welcomes Philippines' planned Panda bond offeringMANILA, Philippines — China on Monday welcomed the Philippines’ planned maiden
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — China on Monday welcomed the Philippines’ planned maiden Panda bond offering to diversify funding sources further, taking advantage of the renewed and strengthening ties between the two countries that soured over a sea... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
No basis for delisting PH—PalaceTHERE is enough basis to consider removing the Philippines from the United Nati
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
THERE is enough basis to consider removing the Philippines from the United Nations Human Rights Council, the international group Human Rights Watch said over the weekend. “We feel that the Philippines is in violation of its membership obligations,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rights expert urges PH to allow probe of EJKs as int’l clamor growsThe Philippine government should heed the international community’s growing cla
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
The Philippine government should heed the international community’s growing clamor for an independent probe into the Duterte administration’s war on drugs – or else, face serious actions from the United Nations Human Rights Council and its members, a... Read more
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The Courier
Law and order breaking down in Philippines: UN investigatorwould only unleash more problems including rampant killings, vigilante crimes a
The Courier / Posted 10 days ago
would only unleash more problems including rampant killings, vigilante crimes and an overall breakdown in law and order. "The war on drugs does not work," Agnes Callamard, the UN's special rapporteur on extrajudicial killings, told a human rights... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Russiagate Is More Fiction Than FactAuthored by Aaron Mate via TheNation.com, From accusations of Trump campaign c
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
Authored by Aaron Mate via TheNation.com, From accusations of Trump campaign collusion to Russian Facebook ad buys, the media has substituted hype for evidence... In her new campaign memoir, What Happened, Hillary Clinton reveals that she has... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Caught On Tape: UNLV Professor Blames Trump For Las Vegas MassacreTessa Ong Winkelmann hails from southern California, specifically the Coachella
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
Tessa Ong Winkelmann hails from southern California, specifically the Coachella Valley. She received her B.A. at the University of California, Irvine(2005), her M.A. in Ethnic Studies at San Francisco State University (2008), and her Ph.D. in History... Read more
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Sun Star
Almirante: Involuntary repatriationPETITIONER Powerhouse Staffbuilders International Inc. (Powerhouse), hired resp
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
PETITIONER Powerhouse Staffbuilders International Inc. (Powerhouse), hired respondents Romelia Rey and 13 others as operators for its foreign principal, Catcher Technical Co. Ltd./Catcher Industrial Co. Ltd. (Catcher), based in Taiwan, each with a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Lawmakers worry about US move on arms exportsRelated content WASHINGTON (CNN) - The Trump administration is expected to int
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
Related content WASHINGTON (CNN) - The Trump administration is expected to introduce new regulations that lawmakers say could make it easier for terrorists to get their hands on U.S. weapons and harder to ensure they aren't used by governments known... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Lawmakers worry about US move on arms exportsRelated content WASHINGTON (CNN) - The Trump administration is expected to int
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 days ago
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Lawmakers worry about US move on arms exportsRelated content WASHINGTON (CNN) - The Trump administration is expected to int
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 days ago
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KESQ Palm Springs
Lawmakers worry about US move on arms exportsRelated content WASHINGTON (CNN) - The Trump administration is expected to int
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 12 days ago
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ABC 7 El Paso
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ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
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News 8000
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KTXS Abilene
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
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KECI Missoula
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KECI Missoula / Posted 12 days ago
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 12 days ago
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KXLY-TV Spokane
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KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
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