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Philippine leader Duterte's preferred successor quits presidential race

Philippines leader Rodrigo Duterte's preferred successor, Senator Christopher "Bong" Go, announced on Tuesday he was dropping out of the presidential race, leaving the administration wit...

Philippines: Duterte's pick for successor quits presidential race

Philippine Senator Christopher "Bong" Go, President Rodrigo Duterte's preferred successor for the presidential election in May 2022, announced Tuesday that he is withdrawing his candidac...

Tzu Chi, Taiwan employer help comatose worker return home to Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A migrant worker from the Philippines who fell into a coma following a debilitating disease flew home Saturday (Nov. 27) thanks to assistance from the Buddhist Compassion ...

Philippines: 'Spiritual adviser' to Duterte charged with child sex trafficking

US prosecutors alleged that the founder of a church based in the Philippines forced girls and young women to have sex with him under the threat of "eternal damnation." Pastor Apollo Carreon...

Philippine church leader charged with child sex trafficking

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The leader of a Philippines-based church was charged with having sex with women and underage girls who faced threats of abuse and “eternal damnation” unless they catered to the self...

Filipino martial law victims challenge Marcos' election bid

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Filipino activists who were jailed, abused and tortured during late dictator Ferdinand Marcos' martial law asked the Commission on Elections Wednesday to disqualify his son ...

Philippine leader runs for senate, after vow to retire

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday filed his candidacy for a senate seat in next year’s elections, walking back on his vow that he would retire from politics when his term ends and p...

Philippine leader runs for senate, after vow to retire

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday filed his candidacy for a senate seat in next year’s elections, walking back on his vow that he would retire from politics whe...

Duterte's daughter to run for VP with ex-dictator's son

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s daughter on Saturday registered her candidacy for vice president in next year’s elections and was chosen as the running mate of Ferdin...

Duterte's daughter could be readying herself for presidential run

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Sara Duterte-Carpio, daughter of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, has joined a political party led by former President Gloria Arroyo in what was widely seen as prepar...

Comatose Filipino worker struggles to return home from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — While in Taiwan making a living for his family, a Filipino migrant worker suffered a debilitating illness and is in a comatose state, but the Tzu Chi Foundation is plannin...

Philippine forces kill wanted Muslim militant leader

COTABATO, Philippines (AP) — Philippine forces on Friday killed one of the country’s most-wanted Muslim militant leaders and his wife who were aligned with the Islamic State group and were blamed for ...

Ev Dynamics Delivers Over 70 Electric Minibuses to the Philippines

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 19 October 2021 - Ev Dynamics (Holdings) Limited (the "Company", Stock Code: 476, together with its subsidiaries, collectively "Ev Dynamics" or the "Group"), a provide...

Manila mayor formalizes bid for Philippine presidency

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The popular mayor of the Philippine capital registered his candidacy for the presidency in next year’s elections on Monday, promising to ease coronavirus outbreaks, fix the ...

Factbox: Five things to know about Philippine President Duterte's daughter

MANILA, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's surprise retirement from politics after his term ends next year has cleared the way for his daughter Sara Duterte-Carpio's pres...