DENR Announces Reopening of Boracay
President Rodrigo Duterte earlier this year brutally commented that " Boracay is a cesspool" and announced he will close the island for rehabilitation. He has...
Malacañang to consult DOTr on LRT fare hike bid
MANILA -- Malacanang on Wednesday said it will discuss first with Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade the petition of the Light Rail...
DOT: PH records ‘milestone’ 2M tourist arrivals in Q1
The Department of Tourism (DOT) on Sunday reported a "milestone" after the Philippines breached its 2-million mark for tourist arrivals in the first quarter of 2018.
Flying Drone to the Second Highest Peak in the World
We stumble across a video of a guy flying a drone to the second highest peak in the world. His name is Petr Jan...
DFA opens passport appointment slots for July, September
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday announced that beginning May 2, passport online appointment slots for July to September 2018 will be opened.
Deployment ban to Kuwait ‘stays permanently’
President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday made clear his stance that Kuwait deployment ban stays permanently in the wake of a diplomatic spat between the Philippines and the Gulf state.
PRRD tells Vietnam he hasn’t abandoned PCA’s ruling on WPS: Palace
Malacañang on Friday said President Rodrigo R. Duterte has clarified he has not abandoned the arbitral tribunal’s ruling in favor of the Philippines’ protest against China’s nine-dash line that covers nearly the whole of the disputed West Philippine Sea (
PRRD holds bilateral meetings with Vietnamese, Indonesian leaders
President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Friday, April 27, met with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Indonesian President Joko Widodo at the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Leaders' Summit here.
Duterte to announce next step on PH-Kuwait row Sunday
President Rodrigo R. Duterte is expected to make a “personally crafted” announcement on the country’s next step to resolve its conflict with Kuwait on Sunday, his spokesperson has said.
PH optimistic Kuwait rift will be fixed
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday expressed optimism that Manila's diplomatic rift with Kuwait will still be fixed, but noted it is preparing for the worst.