The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) is optimistic that the one-year extension of martial law in Mindanao would have a neutral to positive impact on the economy.
Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao said on Friday he has opened talks to fight mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor in April when he takes a break from his legislative duties.
The widow of a slain Islamist militant leader will be charged for allegedly using social media to recruit Islamic State sympathisers to join a five-month siege of a southern city, Philippine authorities said Friday.
Malacañang isn't pressuring Congress to pass the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) at breakneck speed, though it is hoping lawmakers are aware that it is one of President Rodrigo Duterte's priorities.
Malacañang on Thursday thanked President Donald Trump for the $2 million assistance the United States provided to the Philippine government’s anti-drug campaign, saying it clearly showed that the US President supports President Rodrigo…
President Rodrigo Duterte is set to embark on a working visit to Japan on Oct. 29-31 "to further enhance the strong bilateral relations between the Philippines and Japan", the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has offered to shoot criminals himself, while warning he may bring police back to the frontlines of his deadly war on drugs.
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV has broken his silence over his trip to Washington D.C. which the pro-Duterte camp claimed was part of his shame campaign against the current administration.
Leading Islamist militant Isnilon Hapilon, who is on the United States' list of "most wanted terrorists", has been killed in the battle to reclaim a rebel-held Philippines city, the defence minister said on Monday.
Philippine authorities in Kuwait assured overseas Filipino workers there over the weekend that a proposal to suspend the deployment of Filipino workers there, at least for now.
Philippine troops Sunday bombed militants loyal to the Islamic State group who have held out for over four months in a southern city and the military said the conflict would be over "very soon".
Philippine officials in Guam are reminding Filipinos there to be "calm but cautious" in the wake of new threats by North Korea to fire missiles in its direction.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, a fierce critic of the United States, is now singing Washington's praises for helping him fight pro-Islamic State group militants.
Malacañang on Monday (September 25) defended the Philippines' rejection of 154 out of 257 recommendations by the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) concerning the human rights situation in the country, saying it is part of the…
Thousands of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's critics and supporters held rival rallies Thursday, taking emotional national debates over his deadly drug war and martial-law threats to the streets.
House Majority Floor Leader Rudy Fariñas stressed the crucial role of parliamentarians in achieving the goals and objectives enshrined in the ASEAN Community Vision 2025, especially in enhancing regional security and strengthening economic…
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte may declare nationwide martial law if threatened massive protests by communists and other leftists against his rule turn violent or disrupt the country, his defence chief said Friday.
France on Wednesday rejected claims by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte that people were guilty until proven innocent in its legal system, as it emphasised the importance of human rights and rule of law.
The family of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos claimed he amassed billions of pesos in public funds during his rule as a way of protecting the Philippine economy, President Rodrigo Duterte said.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Tuesday the heirs of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos had offered to return to the government some of the family's disputed wealth, including "a few gold bars".
Fighting in the troubled southern Philippine region of Mindanao has combined with extreme weather events to create a "humanitarian catastrophe", French aid groups said Wednesday.