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Philippine state-owned agency eyes Qatari investments in industrial, tourism sectors

Philippine state-owned agency eyes Qatari investments in industrial, tourism sectors

The state-owned Clark Development Corporation (CDC) is exploring potential opportunities to attract Qatari investments into the Philippines for various sectors, such as logistics, tourism and leisure ...

Philippine energy chief says to draft plan for nuclear programme

Philippine energy chief says to draft plan for nuclear programme

The Philippines will prepare a detailed plan for the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on how it could embark on a nuclear power programme, its energy chief said on Wednesday ...

Duterte set to strengthen rule as loyalists lead Philippine Senate vote

Duterte set to strengthen rule as loyalists lead Philippine Senate vote

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's allies held the top spots as unofficial results of a mid-term Senate election trickled in on Monday, signalling broad public backing for the maverick leader.

Philippine Supreme Court upholds third extension of martial law

Philippine Supreme Court upholds third extension of martial law

The Philippine Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the constitutionality of the third extension of martial law in the country's troubled south until the end of this year.

Philippine police urge residents to watch out for floating cocaine

Philippine police urge residents to watch out for floating cocaine

Philippine police on Sunday urged fishermen and residents of coastal communities to be on the lookout for bricks of cocaine being thrown near their shores as a way to smuggle the illegal drug into the country.

Five rebels linked to Philippine cathedral bombing surrender

Five rebels linked to Philippine cathedral bombing surrender

Five rebels who helped carry out the deadly bombing of a Catholic cathedral in the southern Philippines last month surrendered to the authorities at the weekend ...

Five soldiers, three militants killed in Philippine clash

Five soldiers, three militants killed in Philippine clash

Five soldiers and three suspected members of a militant group blamed for deadly twin bombings at a cathedral in the southern Philippines were killed in a clash on Saturday, the military said.

Bangladesh to sue Philippine bank over $81m cyber heist

Bangladesh to sue Philippine bank over $81m cyber heist

Bangladesh will Wednesday file a lawsuit in New York against a Philippine bank over its involvement in one of the biggest-ever cyber heists, the country's central bank governor said.

Philippines turns over Chinese official wanted for corruption

Philippines turns over Chinese official wanted for corruption

The Philippines on Wednesday formally turned over to Chinese authorities a former Chinese government official who was wanted for corruption.

More Filipinos worried about Philippine leader's health

More Filipinos worried about Philippine leader's health

More Filipinos are worried about the health of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, according to a nationwide survey taken two months after he faced a cancer scare.

Philippine court rejects government petition to arrest Duterte critic

Philippine court rejects government petition to arrest Duterte critic

A Philippine court has rejected a government petition to order the arrest of an opposition senator and key critic of President Rodrigo Duterte for leading a failed mutiny in 2003 ...

Philippine anti-graft official sacked for revealing Duterte probe details

Philippine anti-graft official sacked for revealing Duterte probe details

The office of the Philippine president has sacked a deputy ombudsman for revealing information about an inquiry into alleged unexplained wealth of President Rodrigo Duterte ...