Manila demanded an explanation Thursday after its ambassador to Kuwait was expelled, shocking Philippine authorities and deepening a diplomatic row over the treatment of domestic workers in the Gulf state.
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President Rodrigo Duterte lashed out anew at Western countries for supposedly meddling not just in Philippine affairs, but issues concerning other Southeast Asian nations.
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Kuwait's government summoned over the weekend the Philippine envoy there over "rescues" conducted by the Philippine embassy of abused overseas Filipino workers.
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President Rodrigo Duterte lashed out at Western countries once again for supposedly interfering in Philippine affairs in exchange for giving financial aid to the country.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to arrest investigators from the International Criminal Court who would visit the Philippines as part of a preliminary probe on the killings related to the war on drugs.
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Drug chemists who cook up methamphetamine hydrochloride (shabu) in laboratories are more deserving than street pushers of shooting it out with police.
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While no casualty has been reported after the latest missile attacks in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, the Philippine government has advised Filipinos in the Gulf state to remain vigilant.
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If Cambridge Analytica, the London-based political consultancy firm at the center of the Facebook data harvesting scandal overseas, is an expert in using psychological profiling to influence voters, the Philippine partner of its parent firm…
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Senator Loren Legarda on Tuesday called on the Kuwaiti government to ratify the International Labor Organization (ILO) Domestic Workers Convention.
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After fleeing for their lives nearly a year ago, some residents of the battle-scarred Philippine city of Marawi were allowed back Sunday for the first time -- to dig through the rubble that was once their homes.
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The Philippine and Kuwaiti governments are set to sign this month the memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the protection of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs).
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Civil servants will receive higher clothing allowance this year amounting to P6,000 from the previous P5,000, Budget and Management Secretary Benjamin Diokno announced Wednesday.
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More than 100 drug suspects have been killed since Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the police to rejoin his "war on drugs", an official said Saturday.
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Senator Ralph Recto on Friday said energy exploration in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) must be under “a constitutionally-compliant win-win arrangement.”
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President Rodrigo Duterte proved he no longer has a grudge against bilyonaryo Lucio Tan by welcoming him in Malacañang on Wednesday (February 21).
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A year after being jailed on charges she insists were concocted to silence her, a top critic of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says she believes justice is coming.
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Ten suspected Islamic militants who were trying to establish a Malaysian cell of a Philippine kidnap-for-ransom group have been arrested in Borneo island, police said Wednesday.
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After the murder of a Philippine maid in Kuwait, domestic helpers are streaming back to Manila with tales of abusive employers -- but many are still prepared to take their chances overseas again.
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Senator Chiz Escudero has raised the need for the Philippine government to tap countries that will protect overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) from maltreatment and abuse once they are employed.
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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday pledged government help to evacuate Filipinos wanting to leave Kuwait, blasting the Gulf state for "inhuman" treatment of migrant workers after reports of a gruesome killing in the country.
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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday declared himself beyond the jurisdiction of an International Criminal Court probe into thousands of deaths in his "drugs war", claiming local laws do not specifically ban extrajudicial…