Eight people died after a medical evacuation plane bound for Japan burst into flames as it was taking off from the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Sunday (March 29).
The Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) have completed the safe repatriation of 13 students from Vietnam, Japan and the United Kingdom to the Philippines amidst the coronavirus disease (Covid-19)…
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that the Group of Seven powers were united in opposing China's coronavirus "disinformation," but European allies emphasized cooperation to fight the global pandemic.
When Mayumi Iijima heard that schools across Japan would close over the new coronavirus outbreak, leaving her to juggle her job and two small children, her first reaction was horror.
Seoul threatened to retaliate Friday over what it called Tokyo's "irrational" plan to quarantine arrivals from South Korea over the coronavirus outbreak, turning the scientific issue into a diplomatic row.
Japan will quarantine people coming from China and South Korea for two weeks on arrival to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, the country's prime minister said Thursday.
The Philippines will also terminate its Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) with Australia and Japan if there are “compelling” reasons to do so, according to Malacañang.
The government is studying the possibility of imposing travel restrictions to Japan, Italy, and Iran, according to Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles.
Malacañang on Wednesday thanked the Japanese government for assisting in the repatriation of Filipinos onboard the coronavirus-hit Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan.
A total of 445 Filipino nationals have been repatriated by the Philippine government from Japan following their 14-day isolation aboard the coronavirus disease 2019-infected (Covid-19) MV Diamond Princess.
China on Thursday touted a big drop in new virus infections as proof its epidemic control efforts are working, but the toll grew abroad with deaths in Japan and South Korea.
Japan's health minister on Sunday urged the public to avoid crowds and "non-essential gatherings", including notoriously packed commuter trains, to prevent the new coronavirus from spreading in the country.
Japan sent a naval destroyer to the Middle East on Sunday for a rare overseas mission to ensure the safety of its ships amid lingering tension between Iran and the US.
Russia's foreign ministry said Tuesday it has summoned a Japanese diplomat over an exhibition in Tokyo about a group of islands that have long been disputed by the two countries.
Japan will evacuate all its nationals from China's quarantined city of Wuhan, the epicentre of a deadly virus, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Sunday.
Japan's Emperor Naruhito will pay a state visit to Britain in the coming months, British officials announced on Tuesday, in the first state visit after the country leaves the European Union.
Former Interior and Local Government Sec. Mar Roxas brought his entire family to Japan to celebrate the Christmas holiday
The Roxas family is loving Japan. Former Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas brought his entire family to Japan to celebrate the Christmas holiday. Joining the Japan holiday trip are Mar's wife Korina Sanchez and children!-->!-->!-->…
Hong Kong should "continue to be free and open", Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe told the Chinese president on Monday, as the city is rocked by months of pro-democracy protests.
North Korea on Saturday warned Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that he could soon see a "real ballistic missile" while excoriating him as the "most stupid man ever known in history".