[HONG KONG] This week's visit by a US aircraft carrier to Vietnam - the first since the war - highlights a growing relationship between the former enemies that has blossomed even as the...

THOUSANDS of government workers will be moved from Manila to a new city that is being built in a former US military base, as Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's administration seeks to ease a...

[MANILA] Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is considering banning workers being sent to Kuwait because of abuses he said were being inflicted on Filipino domestic helpers there and which led to...

[MANILA] Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's eldest son quit as vice mayor of the southern city of Davao on Monday, citing his being linked to a drug smuggling case by opponents and personal...

[MANILA] Fitch Ratings raised the Philippines sovereign rating in a boost for President Rodrigo Duterte's economic plans, which include a tax reform that's set to strengthen the fiscal...

[MANILA] Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has not lifted a ban on open pit mining, his spokesman said on Monday, going against the stance of a government panel and the environment minister who...

[MANILA] President Rodrigo Duterte crooned a hit Filipino love song at a dinner in Manila for leaders from across Asia, explaining later that it was "on the orders of US President Donald Trump...

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GLOBALISATION has brought its share of benefits to the world economy but there are also concerns that it has caused problems for the less developed countries, said Philippines President Rodrigo...

THE son and namesake of late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos declared on Thursday that he was confident of ousting the current vice-president in a legal challenge, which would place him a...

[MANILA] Police killed at least 13 people in Manila on the third night of an escalation in President Rodrigo Duterte's ruthless war on drugs and crime, taking the toll for one of the bloodiest...