There should be legal basis to ban the Venezuelan tech company Smartmatic from taking part in Philippine elections, the Commission on Elections said Friday (May 31).
The governments of the Philippines and Japan are rededicating themselves to the common vision of a stable, free, and prosperous Asian region.
BATAC CITY — An official of the United States Embassy in the Philippines said on Thursday that about $250 million worth of assistance is regularly given to the country in areas of security, military equipment, and exchange programs.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday assured countries that have offered assistance to rebuild war-torn Marawi City that their money are in good hands.
Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte said she remains “a work in progress” as she turned 41 on Friday.
Speaking before Japanese businessmen on Friday, President Rodrigo Duterte questioned China’s claims over the entire South China Sea.
Senator Panfilo Lacson said Friday he has drafted a resolution
expressing support for the leadership of Senate President Vicente
Sotto III amid talks of a possible leadership change in the upper
chamber for the 18th Congress.
A Dutch birdwatcher held by Islamic State-linked militants was killed Friday during a firefight between his kidnappers and soldiers in the southern Philippines, according to the military, which said he was shot by his captors as he tried to escape.
The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is adamant that only tapioca starch and not shabu was auctioned off at the Manila International Container Port (MICP) last month.
Senator Aquilino Pimentel III on Friday backed President Rodrigo Duterte’s advice to the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to offload Smartmatic in the country’s automated elections.
The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) on Friday filed a criminal complaint before the Department of Justice (DOJ) against a Chinese national and 16 other persons involved in the importation of shabu worth P1.8 billion.
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez said Smartmatic, the service provider of the automated election system (AES) during the last four elections, does not control the poll body.
Over 1 million individuals have been arrested since June last year as the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) intensified the implementation of various ordinances.
After months of being publicly dissed as “bakla” by President Rodrigo Duterte, Senator Antonio Trillanes thinks there might be something more with the Chief Executive’s obsession with his sexual orientation Trillanes said that with Duterte still attacking him as gay after hitting him at almost every turn during the campaign, he believed that Duterte must like him very much.
Malacanang denounced on Friday the killing of a Dutch hostage held by Muslim militants in the southern Philippines.
Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte on Friday celebrated her 41st birthday by hosting a thanksgiving buffet for more than 5,000 city residents.
Senator Panfilo Lacson will be passing around a resolution to senators seeking their support for Senate President Vicente Sotto III amid reports of a looming leadership change at the chamber in July.
As she marked her 41st birthday, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio is urging women to be their own superhero. Mayor Sara, in an Instagram…
Malacanang has allayed fears that the perceived closeness of the Dutertes and Marcoses will affect the President’s decision on the sale of Marcos jewellery collection, worth hundreds of millions of pesos.
Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said Peter Joemel Advincula alias Bikoy has yet to substantiate his claims that the opposition were behind the viral videos “Ang Totoong Narcolist.”
Twenty-four candidates are vying for the Supreme Court (SC) seat which will be vacated upon the retirement of Associate Justice Mariano Del Castillo.
Senator JV Ejercito may have lost his reelection bid, but he’s “honored” to be offered a Cabinet post by President Rodrigo Duterte.
President Rodrigo Duterte has reassured Japan of a corrupt-free business in the Philippines.
Television host Korina Sanchez is dismayed, There is no collective outrage over Pres. Duterte’s delegation to his trip to Japan