COVID-19 spreads fastest in Philippines among Western Pacific countries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — World Health Organization (WHO) data shows that the Philippines has recently registered the highest COVID-19 infection rate among countries in the Western Pacific Region, ...

Duterte to arm community leaders in bid to fight crime in the Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Philippines interior ministry said that handguns will be provided to community leaders, known as "barangay captains" who are willing to confront crime throug...