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'The move is clearly a case of political harassment against a pillar of Philippine democracy that employs thousands of Filipinos whose livelihoods are now at risk with the order'
The journalist passes away after a bout with pneumonia. He was 94.
'This is not a time to bend and shrink,' says the Foreign Correspondents Association of the Philippines on World Press Freedom Day
Opposition members condemn the slow pace of justice for the victims of what remains to be the deadliest attack on journalists in the world
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The Philippine government also prohibits foreign correspondents from asking questions in an earlier press conference on the Kuwait crisis
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'FOCAP considers this as a blatant attack on freedom of the press, a right guaranteed by the Philippine Constitution and the United Nations'
(2nd UPDATE) The Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism says the 'harsh' ruling has 'horrifying implications on the full and untrammeled exercise of press freedom'
Philippine Foreign Secretary Enrique Manalo says it was enough that China said they recognize the Philippines rights over Benham Rise
‘Firearms for foreigners in this country…are supposed to be subject to very stringent requirements ’ the Philippine president tells foreign correspondents
I really want to examine once I get a little break what is the best route to continue the advocacy of uplifting the lot of our countrymen the President says
The Bureau of Immigration says it lifted the blacklist order on the 9 Hong Kong journalists upon the recommendation of the National Intelligence Coordinating Agency NICA
Foreign correspondents denounce the blacklisting of Hong Kong journalists 9 Chinese fishermen charged with poaching in disputed waters Taxi operators say regulate Uber services
If the government’s intelligence agency does not the like the way you ask questions you may be labeled a public safety threat and blacklisted from the Philippines
The 400 hectare township will include features such as access to the sea and even a branch of the University of the Philippines Mayor Alfred Romualdez says
At the end of the day is there a net gain or a net minus? President Benigno Aquino III says of the planned entry of America s biggest casino operator in the Philippines
Improving ties with China will not deter President Benigno Aquino III from raising China s recent actions in the South China Sea at the ASEAN Summit in November
President Benigno Aquino III disputes claims of the camp of Vice President Jejomar Binay regarding their October 14 meeting and says they got it the other way around
Ambassador Philip Goldberg reiterates the US stand that China s basis for claiming parts of South China Sea does not pass the legal test for resolving disputes
Chinese coast guard ships used water cannons to drive away Filipino fishing vessels from the disputed Panatag Shoal last January 27 AFP chief Emmanuel Bautista reveals
President Aquino s address comes after recent ratings show clear public disappointment over corruption in government
Let the UN tribunal decide on the South China Sea dispute the President says
Aquino says the Disbursement Acceleration Program DAP is unjustly and oddly vilified a distraction from pork barrel misuse
President Aquino says he supports the decriminalization of libel after earlier defending a law imposing heavier penalties for online libel
Former President Joseph Estrada turns 75 says he s had all the experiences in life