Asia Today: Manila back under lockdown as virus cases surge

Commuter trains, buses and other public vehicles stayed off the main roads of the Philippine capital Tuesday (Aug 4) and police were again staffing checkpoints to restrict public travel as surging vir...

Duterte gives in to Beijing's claimed possession of South China Sea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday (July 27) admitted that he "cannot do anything" against Beijing's aggressive pursuit of territory in the South...

Military expert praises recent US Navy exercises near Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. Navy 7th Fleet announced Wednesday (July 8) that two ships entered the South China Sea after conducting military exercises near the Philippines. On Wednesday, ...

COOCAA TV Bounce Back Sale | Up to 50% Off on Lazada Philippines

MANILA, PHILLIPINES - ACCESSWIRE - June 4, 2020 - We all know that we should be staying safe at home. What better way to spend time at home than watching Netflix on TV and what better TV to watch t...

Women's Australian Open scores

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Scores Thursday from the Women's Australian Open at the par-72 Grange course: First Round= ?Jodi Ewart Shadoff, England ?31-34...

Vic Open women's golf scores

BARWON HEADS, Australia (AP) — Scores Friday from the women's Vic Open at 13th Beach Golf Links: Second Round= ?Kim Kaufman, United States ?66-66_132 ...

Filipino rap stars Sinio and Shernan to have rematch in Taiwan

Taipei (CNA) - The Phillipines' FlipTop Battle League stars Sinio and Shernan are scheduled to square off in an epic promotional rematch to be held in Zhongli District, Taoyuan on Sunday, accordin...

Thrilla north of Manila: Basketball brawl breaks out between Philippine and Australian teams

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- What started out as a rather dull mismatch on Monday night (July 2) between Australia and the Philippines, suddenly became heart-pounding reenactment of the climatic melee in &...

Duterte threatens total ban on workers going to the Middle East, if any more Filipinos are abused

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After the abuse and suicide of four Filipino domestic workers in Kuwait over the past few months, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has been making tough statements to ...

Vegas gunman transferred $100K to Phillipines, FBI brings in girlfriend for questioning

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Days before killing 59 and wounding over 500 people in the biggest mass shooting in American history, the shooter, Stephen Paddock, transferred US$100,000 to a Philippine bank ...

Birthplace of Austronesians is Taiwan, capital was Taitung: Scholar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A growing number of scholars from various fields both domestically and abroad are coming to the conclusion that Taiwan is the birthplace of the Austronesian people and language...

Worlds Results, 1 of 2

LONDON (AP) — Results Sunday from the Athletics World Championships at London Stadium: (Qqualifies) ...

Interior Minister sends President a postcard from disputed island

After the one-day trip to Taiping Island accompanied by climate change experts, academics, and Kaohsiung City officials,Taiwan’s Interior Minister Yeh Jiunn-rong returned to Taipei Tuesday late aftern...

Duterte threatens Chinese drug suspect with death if he returns to Philippines

Phillipines President Rodrigo Duterte warned a Chinese drug suspect identified as Peter Lim who is wanted in the Philippines that he will die at Manila Airport if he returns to the country. “Do not...