Senator Imee Marcos on Wednesday said world leaders must agree on a global price ceiling, even a waiver on patents for vaccines, if less developed countries are to gain greater access to immunization against Covid-19.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and China will work together to advance the development and distribution of a coronavirus disease (Covid-19) vaccine, President Rodrigo Duterte said Thursday.
President Rodrigo Duterte and his counterparts in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are expected to review current initiatives and explore new avenues for enhanced cooperation to strengthen regional capacities to address coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic.
The Philippines and Vietnam reaffirmed the shared commitment to pursue peace, security, and stability in the South China Sea (SCS).
President Rodrigo Duterte called on his counterparts in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to “collaborate” and “coordinate” in addressing the challenges of coronavirus (Covid-19).
US President Donald Trump has invited Southeast Asian leaders to meet next month in Las Vegas, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Tuesday, after a summit last year was scrapped.
President Rodrigo Duterte has been invited to visit the United States to attend a summit between the United States and the leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on March 14 in Las Vegas, United States (US).
President Rodrigo Duterte will have a “very hectic” schedule during his visit to South Korea from November 25 to 26. Duterte is slated to attend the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) – Republic of Korea (ROK) Commemorative Summit and other side events in Busan, South Korea, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Friday.
Malacañang defended President Rodrigo Duterte’s absences from two Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit events in Bangkok, Thailand.
Amid Asia’s changing geopolitical landscape, President Rodrigo Duterte said countries belonging to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and the rest of the Asia Pacific region should not be relegated to “mere spectators, or worse, pawns” in a geopolitical chessboard.
President Rodrigo Duterte missed the family photo session at the 22nd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Plus Three Summit Monday.
A minor fire broke out mid-flight on a Japanese government jet Sunday while Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was on board, but it was extinguished quickly with no injuries, media reports said.
The signing of the world’s largest trade pact will likely be kicked back to 2020, according to a draft statement by Southeast Asian leaders, delaying a deal craved by China as it seeks to temper the fallout from a painful tariff war with the US.
President Rodrigo Duterte is scheduled to fly to Bangkok, Thailand for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit this afternoon.
The US and 10 Southeast Asian states will hold their first-ever joint maritime exercises in September, aimed at preventing “wrongdoing” as Washington and Beijing jostle for influence in the region.
Vice President Leni Robredo wants the code of conduct on the South China Sea to be finalized soon to prevent tension from escalating further in the disputed waters.
After its initial reluctance, China is now urging members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations to complete the code of conduct on the South China Sea before 2021, when President Rodrigo Duterte’s three year turn as chairman of the regional ends.
Canada’s Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Friday she had spoken to her Chinese counterpart in their first public meeting since the countries became embroiled in a diplomatic spat over two Canadians detained in China.
America’s top diplomat Mike Pompeo on Friday implored Southeast Asian nations to trust in US values, delivering a withering takedown of China’s leadership of a region it considers its backyard.
The United States on Saturday expressed concern over reports that China is hampering other countries’ oil and gas activities in the South China Sea and accused Beijing of acting like a bully.
Philippine Ambassador to the United States Jose Manuel Romualdez said President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s trip to Washington D.C. is certain, but due to the issue of scheduling, no definite date has yet been set.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) leaders on Sunday called for an independent and impartial investigation into the allegations of human right abuses in conflict-torn Rakhine state.
Southeast Asian leaders made an impassioned plea against protectionism at a regional summit in Bangkok Sunday, warning that a dragging US-China trade spat could hammer their export-led economies.
Lawmakers belonging to the Makabayan bloc are set to file a petition before the Supreme Court (SC) to compel the Duterte administration to withdraw its loan agreement with China for the Chico River Pump Irrigation project for alleged violation of the Constitution.