MANILA — The Chinese Embassy in Manila on Thursday cited an unnamed country for what it described as “interference” in the South China Sea (SCS) dispute and the ongoing negotiation for the Code of Conduct (COC) in the region.
Senator Imee Marcos expressed support Monday (September 7) for President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to pardon American solider Joseph Scott Pemberton, who’s in jail for the killing of a Filipino transgender woman.
Malacañang has deferred to the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) for an official position on the suspension of the abrogation of the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) with the United States (U.S.)
Tension rose during a rally of militant groups outside the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Friday (January 10) after DFA Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. on Friday dared a protester to beat him up.
Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. has aborted plans to file a diplomatic protest against Turkey over its engagements with the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) after ironing out the “misunderstanding” with the Turkish envoy in Manila on Friday night.
The Philippines is optimistic on boosting stronger bilateral ties and closer economic cooperation with Hungary, Department of Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said on Tuesday.
Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. on Wednesday recommended the removal of visa upon arrival privilege for foreigners.
Malacanang on Tuesday said Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr.’s “colorful language” does not affect his performance as chief of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).
Malacanang says Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr.’s “colorful
language” does not affect his performance as chief of the Department of
Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros is opposing the proposed China-Philippines joint investigation into the Recto Bank hit-and-run incident because it was bound to favor only China.
Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. and his Vietnamese counterpart on Wednesday had an “in-depth and substantive discussion” on regional issues, including the disputed South China Sea.
Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. on Tuesday said the agency will take the word of APO Production Unit Inc. (APUI) that no data breach occurred during the transfer of passport printing services from its previous contractor.
The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) has deployed its CyberSecurity Bureau to investigate the passport data breach incident in the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).
Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. on Friday met with US State Secretary Michael Pompeo and sought ways to increase the Philippines-United States cooperation in areas of energy and people-to-people ties.
There is no legal basis to support Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) founding chairman Jose Maria Sison’s claim that the proposed joint exploration between the Philippines and China in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) is treasonous, Malacanang said.