Monday, September 27, 2021
China's real estate panic cost global losses | Headline PH

China’s real estate panic cost global losses

  Fears of a potential collapse of Chinese real estate giant Evergrande sent panic across trading floors in Hong Kong. The confusion caused Shanghai-based property developer to lose more than a billion dollars on Monday.   SHANGHAI —...
Bello proposes to amend 15-year-old ILO convention | Headline PH

Bello proposes to amend 15-year-old ILO convention

  Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III proposes amendments to the 15-year-old maritime convention of the International Labour Organization (ILO).   MANILA — In a statement, the Labor secretary claimed the ILO does not ensure fair treatment and...
'French subs do not meet our strategic interests'—Morrison | Headline PH

‘French subs do not meet our strategic interests’—Morrison

  Enraged by Australia for setting aside the ongoing multibillion-dollar submarine deal with the French, the French government recalled its ambassadors from Canberra and Washington and accused them of 'lying' about their plans.   SYDNEY — Australia...
US clear on Beijing's target of disrupting world order | Headline PH

US clear on Beijing’s target of disrupting world order

  In the recent Australia-U.S. Ministerial Consultations (AUSMIN) 2020, both countries agreed that Beijing has no legal basis on its expansive maritime claims in the South China Sea. The two countries also expressed their intention to...
France to US: 'Allies do not do that to each other' | Headline PH

France to US: ‘Allies do not do that to each other’

  A diplomatic row among allies was started when Australia announced it would get into an alternative deal with the United States and the United Kingdom in building its eight nuclear-powered submarines when it has...
PH promises aid for Afghanistan humanitarian response | Headline PH

PH promises aid for Afghanistan humanitarian response

  Permanent Representative of the Philippines to the UN Evan Garcia announced the country’s pledge to provide financial aid to the Flash Appeal of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).   GENEVA...
Putin hopes Sputnik V shows high levels of protection | Headline PH

Putin hopes Sputnik V shows high levels of protection

  Russia's leader President Vladimir Putin on self-isolation after Covid-19 cases were detected in his inner circle is looking forward that its widely-promoted vaccine Sputnik V will work as claimed. "I hope everything will be as...
Globe welcomes UK-based Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) | Headline PH

Globe welcomes UK-based Internet Watch Foundation (IWF)

- In roster of partners for child protection advocacy - Committed to its advocacy against online sexual abuse and exploitation of children (OSAEC), Globe further strengthens its anti-OSAEC initiatives by partnering with globally-recognized Internet Watch Foundation. This...
Opposition grows on Roque's bid to join ILC | Headline PH

Opposition grows on Roque’s bid to join ILC

  The latest to voice their objection to presidential spokesperson Harry Roque Jr's bid to sit in the International Law Commission is that of the National Union of People's Lawyers (NUPL).   MANILA — Mr Harry Roque...
BI extends foreigners’ visas to stay in PH | Headline PH

BI extends foreigners’ visas to stay in PH

  The Bureau of Immigration (BI) announced on Sunday the order for foreigners who have overstayed in the country to leave with their temporary visitor’s visas will be suspended amid the Covid-19 pandemic.   MANILA — “Pursuant...

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Go not interested in a 2022 presidential bid | Headline PH

Go not interested in a 2022 presidential bid

  Given by his party mates in the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) enough time to compose his mind, at least until before the...
Member patients to pay in full as hospitals cut PhilHealth off | Headline PH

Member-patients to pay in full as hospitals cut PhilHealth off

  Private hospitals that have been shouldering costs that the Philippine Health Insurance Corp or PhilHealth should cover for its members are now keen on...
Sri Lanka adopts DOST's VCO clinical trials | Headline PH

Sri Lanka adopts DOST’s VCO clinical trials

  After the Philippines conducted a successful clinical study of the effectiveness of virgin coconut oil (VCO) as a functional food that aids in the...