[MANILA] The Philippine economy plunged by much more than expected in the second quarter, falling into recession for the first time in 29 years, as economic activity was hammered by one of the...

[MANILA] Broke and jobless, Ruel Damaso is sleeping on cardboard and surviving on food handouts at Manila airport where dozens were left stranded after a partial coronavirus lockdown was reimposed...

[MANILA] Tens of millions of people in and around the Philippine capital will go back to a strict lockdown from Tuesday, threatening incomes and hopes for reviving a once dynamic economy as...

[MANILA] More than 27 million people in the Philippines -- about a quarter of the population -- will go back into lockdown Tuesday after overwhelmed health workers warned the country was losing...

HAVING suffered the worst first-half performance in any year since 2008, a gauge of Philippine property stocks is faring worse than the country's benchmark index in 2020 after six years of...

[MANILA] The Philippines' health department vowed on Sunday to update its game plan against Covid-19 within a week and sought to beef up the healthcare workforce in the capital Manila, where...

[MANILA] The Philippines will allow the entry of foreign nationals with long-term visas into the country from Aug 1, the presidential spokesperson said on Friday, as the country gradually relaxes...

THE Philippine central bank will likely keep policy accommodative over the next two years to deal with lingering economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic, Governor Benjamin Diokno said on...

[MANILA] Philippine lawmakers on Friday voted against the renewal of a 25-year franchise for top broadcaster ABS-CBN, ensuring a media conglomerate that has clashed with the country's firebrand...

[MANILA] The Philippine government expects the country's debt-to-GDP ratio to rise to 50 per cent from 39 per cent last year, its finance secretary said on Wednesday, as it increases borrowing to...