Former First Gentleman Jose Miguel "Mike" Arroyo has asked the Sandiganbayan 7th Division to allow him to go to Japan and Hong Kong.
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A former Indonesian domestic worker in a high-profile abuse case said Thursday she was "sad and disappointed" after her employer, who was jailed for starving and beating her, walked free before finishing her sentence.
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Every Sunday in Hong Kong the city's army of domestic helpers packs into parks or onto pavements, bridges and walkways on their one mandatory day off.
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Jakarta has filed an official protest with Saudi Arabia after the oil-rich kingdom executed an Indonesian domestic worker without notifying her family or consular staff.
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The world's longest sea bridge was officially inaugurated on Tuesday by China's President Xi Jinping with supporters hailing it as an engineering triumph and detractors calling it a controversial white elephant.
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Former Environment Secretary Gina Lopez is all praises for the "pure-hearted" and hardworking Filipino workers in Hong Kong. Lopez chatted with several OFWs taking their day off in Hong Kong last weekend while she was on vacation with…
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President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday said he will visit Boracay island not to swim but to distribute land reform certificates to resident farmers there.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has denied going to Hong Kong for a checkup after leading reporters on that he tested "positive" while he was abroad.
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Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque has rejected rumors that President Duterte's recent trip to Hong Kong was for medical purposes. "Now to address the seemingly unsubstantiated rumors that the President went to Hong Kong for a medical…
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An image of President Rodrigo wearing a face mask is an indication of a serious illness, Magdalo party-list Rep. Gary Alejano said Sunday.
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Senator Richard Gordon has sought the aid of the Department of Foreign Affairs in gathering information that would shed light on the probe regarding the smuggling of P6.8 billlion shabu.
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Hong Kong's firebrand Cardinal Joseph Zen warned Wednesday the Vatican would abandon official ties with Taiwan after sealing a historic accord with China.
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Hong Kong on Monday banned a political party which promotes independence, calling it a threat to national security, as Beijing clamps down on challenges to its sovereignty.
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Teachers, refugees, children and office workers mobilised in Hong Kong Tuesday for a massive clean-up after Typhoon Mangkhut.
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Millions of people are at risk from a strong typhoon set to smash into the northern Philippines this weekend which could bring floods, landslides and huge waves to the disaster-prone nation, rescue workers said Wednesday.
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A Filipina domestic worker in Hong Kong has been arrested over allegations she mixed bleach into the bath water of her employers' six-month-old baby last Monday.
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As attendance at Hong Kong's traditional protest rallies wanes, one pro-democracy group is trying to win hearts and minds in a more pragmatic way -- through plumbing, electrics and household repairs.
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Police in Hong Kong sought to ban a political party which promotes independence for the city Tuesday, citing it as a potential national security threat as Beijing ups pressure on challenges to its territorial sovereignty.
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Hong Kong lawmakers passed a controversial bill giving mainland authorities joint control over a new rail terminus Thursday despite angry protests the move would erode the city's autonomy from Beijing.
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Hong Kong's leading independence activist was jailed for six years Monday for his involvement in some of the city's worst protest violence for decades.