Former president, Fidel V. Ramos welcomed South Korea’s move to help the Philippines modernize its defense capability.
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Led by a huge rainbow flag, tens of thousands of gay rights supporters paraded through Seoul's city centre Saturday as conservatives protested loudly at what they called "obscenity".
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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday shrugged off North Korean accusations of "gangster-like" behaviour and said sanctions on Pyongyang would only be lifted with "final" denuclearisation.
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A top UN rights expert said Rohingya were still being persecuted inside Myanmar but warned there is little chance perpetrators will end up in the dock because they are protected by powerful foreign allies.
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The US military has indefinitely postponed major joint exercises with South Korea, an official told AFP on Thursday, acting on President Donald Trump's pledge to halt the "provocative" military drills following his summit with North Korea's…
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President Rodrigo Duterte is willing to resort to drastic measures to ensure that the reorganization of the Philippine National Police will be done by the end of the year.
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MANILA -- President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Tuesday assured South Korean businessmen that they will be “safe and sound” while in the Philippines.
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North Korea will never completely give up its nuclear weapons, a top defector said ahead of leader Kim Jong Un's landmark summit with US President Donald Trump next month.
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The United States promised Friday that it would work to rebuild North Korea's sanctions-crippled economy if Kim Jong Un's regime agrees to surrender its nuclear arsenal.
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South Koreans on Saturday pored over every detail of a historic summit in the Demilitarized Zone, transfixed by an extraordinary charm offensive by the North's leader Kim Jong Un.
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Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak was formally indicted for corruption Monday, becoming the latest of the country's ex-leaders to face criminal charges.
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un Sunday attended the first concert in Pyongyang for over a decade by South Korean entertainers, including a K-pop girlband, the latest gesture of reconciliation before a rare inter-Korean summit.
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South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday proposed weakening the powers of his office and lowering the voting age in a package of constitutional reforms, while allowing the head of state to be re-elected.
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Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak was questioned over corruption Wednesday, the last of the country's living ex-leaders to be embroiled in a criminal inquiry.
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Tensions were on the rise Sunday ahead of the largest ever US-South Korea air exercise, with Pyongyang calling it an "all-out provocation" that could lead to nuclear conflict as a US lawmaker warned of a growing likelihood of "preemptive…
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The secret confidante of ousted South Korean president Park Geun-hye was convicted Tuesday and jailed for 20 years for her key role in the scandal that brought down the head of state.
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Cebu is expecting more investors and tourists from South Korea in 2018 and in the coming years, following a call from new Korean ambassador to the Philippines Han Dong-Man to Governor Hilario Davide III.
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Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque seems to have been left out of the loop on details about a Korean telecommunications company which Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar had been touting recently.
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Ousted South Korean president Park Geun-Hye was charged Thursday with accepting millions of dollars worth of bribes from the state spy agency, news reports said.
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A Philippine police chief who lost his lead role in President Rodrigo Duterte's drug war because his officers murdered a South Korean businessman has won a promotion, a move slammed Wednesday by rights campaigners.
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US President Donald Trump said Saturday that diplomatic efforts with North Korea have consistently failed, adding that "only one thing will work."