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Philippines lifts travel ban to and from Taiwan

  The Philippines has lifted the ban on travel to and from Taiwan as a move to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19),...

Taiwan to retaliate against Duterte travel ban by cancelling visa free entry to Filipinos

  For including Taiwan and even describing it as a "special administrative region" of China, the Taipei government today communicated to the Philippine government its...

Taiwan  government expresses grave concern about travel ban

  The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in the Philippines (TECO) expresses its grave concern about the travel ban, in which Taiwan was wrongly included,...

Possible SARS-like virus now in RP? Duque explains

A week ago, a 5-year old boy from Wuhan China arrived in the Philippines showing signs of being infected with the new...

Southeast Asia rises against China in South China Sea sans RP-Anakpawis

Vietnam, Malaysia and Indonesia with its latest action, are rising up against China whose aggression is based on its preposterous “nine-dash” line...

Miss Philippines, Thai bet likely to win Miss Universe crown

Manila, Philippines—Miss Philippines and her Thai counterpart remains strong candidates to likely romp away with the 2019 Miss Universe crown. This was in accordance with...

Breaking news! North Korea readies for war after alleged US “betrayal”

The North Korean government today accused the United States of betrayal and is thinking of correcting what it terms as an "imbalance" on US-North...

Duterte to hold talks with South Korea over Spratlys and North Korea during ASEAN-Korea...

Despite his aversion against traveling, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte says he has no choice but leave the country for South Korea next week for...

Chinese ship spotted off Mauban Quezon

A ship from the Chinese Coast Guard was spotted off the coasts of Mauban, a first class municipality of Quezon province. The photo was posted...

Hongkong protests intensify: reminds one of 1971 Diliman Commune

Recent violent clashes in Hongkong reminds one of the scenes that defined the 1971 Diliman Commune in Philippine History