Australia and its ASEAN neighbours vowed to boost defence ties while stressing the importance of non-militarisation in the disputed South China Sea Sunday at a summit where the "complex" Rohingya crisis took centre stage.
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China's continued reclamation in the South China Sea has eroded trust among claimants and could raise regional tensions, Southeast Asian foreign ministers said Tuesday.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed his deep appreciation for President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s acceptance to visit India for the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit, an Indian top official said Thursday, January 25.
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President Rodrigo Duterte will ask help from China in securing the waters off Mindanao if the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) fails to come up with an agreement on maritime security.
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The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) needs to beef up its disaster management efforts after the region was hammered by deadly storms that left a path of destruction in their wake, its new chief said Friday.
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President Rodrigo Duterte may hate flying, but he may visit at least four countries in 2018 to promote the Philippines, Malacañang said.
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House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez revealed on Wednesday he discussed with Chinese premier Li Keqiang last month the prospect of China helping fund the construction of two bridges linking Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.
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Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque on Monday said the government is "gearing up" to further enhance capabilities against terrorism and violent extremism.
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The government can bring down the value-added tax to 10 percent from the present 12 percent while raising its revenue, if a proposal by Sen. Panfilo Lacson is approved.
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Don't count Senator Cynthia Villar among those smitten with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
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The landmark document on the promotion and protection of rights of migrant workers in Southeast Asia will be a big boon to overseas Filipino workers (OFWs).
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Senator Leila de Lima on Wednesday questioned the role played by former president and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo during the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit.
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Expressing concern on the issue on human rights and extrajudicial killings in the country is not an infringement of sovereignty, said Sen. Francis Pangilinan on Wednesday.
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Senator Win Gatchalian refused to speculate on whether President Duterte’s decision not to touch on the issue on the South China Sea with China's Xi Jinping would have an adverse or positive impact on the country.
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United States President Donald Trump has vowed to work with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to achieve progress.
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Tirades made by President Rodrigo Duterte against the United States government can now be considered a thing of the past following the fruitful bilateral meeting United States President Donald Trump who reaffirmed hos country's support…
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Donald Trump was all fingers and thumbs during a carefully choreographed photo op Monday at a summit of world leaders, failing to grasp whose hands he was supposed to be holding and breaking a lineup intended to showcase unity.
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President Rodrigo Duterte’s first meeting with United States President Donald Trump was short, but it was nonetheless sweet.
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President Rodrigo Duterte will discuss the importance of a Code of Conduct for the South China Sea when he meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday (November 11).
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Senator Risa Hontiveros on Friday urged President Duterte to duplicate the maternity leave law being enforced by neighboring member-countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) which observe the International Labor…
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Opposition senators on Thursday urged Malacanang to assert and rally support from other countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in enforcing the ruling on the Philippine’s exclusive sovereign rights over the West…
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Senator Sonny Trillanes on Tuesday described as a “big lie” the allegation of pro-Duterte groups that he attempted to block the visit of c to the Philippines this month to attend a regional summit.
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Malacañang Palace: No hiding of street dwellers during Association of Southeast Asian Nations Summit