aquino in japan - updates

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Uniqlo now sells San Miguel Pale Pilsen T-shirts

Jun 05, 2015 - 7:31 PM

The T shirt line is Uniqlo s second corporate collaboration in the Philippines following the launch of the Jollibee T shirts in May

Aquino orders report on WWII 'comfort women'

Jun 05, 2015 - 1:04 PM

They are our mothers our sisters our aunts It is really incumbent upon our government to take care of our own the Philippine president says

COMFORT WOMEN. Viictims of abuse of the Japanese Imperial Army during World War II and their supporters stage a picket outside the Philippine presidential palace during the meeting of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and President Benigno Aquino III in July 2013. Photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

Aquino: PH-Japan ties 'global example of cooperation'

Jun 03, 2015 - 4:26 PM

Our bond has grown to transcend diplomacy and set a global example of cooperation and friendship that leads to security in every possible aspect President Benigno Aquino III tells Japanese business leaders

PH-JAPAN TIES. President Benigno Aquino III keynotes the Nikkei 21st International Conference on the Future of Asia-Special Session at the Okura Hotel in Tokyo, Japan, on June 3, 2015. Photo by: Ryan Lim/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Aquino talks 2016 with OFW voters in Japan

Jun 02, 2015 - 10:46 PM

His speech has the makings of an endorsement except that less than a year before the polls President Aquino has yet to name the candidate he is going to support

STATE VISIT. President Benigno S. Aquino III greets Philippine and Japanese officials upon arrival at the Tokyo Haneda International Airport during his State Visit to Japan. Photo by Robert Vinas/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

Aquino to speak before Japan's parliament

May 29, 2015 - 8:09 PM

The Philippine president gets the rare opportunity that is not extended to all visiting leaders

STATE VISIT: President Benigno Aquino III is leaving for Japan next week

China hits Philippines for seeking Japan's help

Jun 26, 2014 - 5:11 PM

Having suffered two wars with Japan China is also cautious about giving the Japanese army the international role that the Philippines supports

BOOSTING TIES. Philippine President Benigno Aquino (left) and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (right) attend a joint news conference at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo, Japan on June 24, 2014. Photo by Yuya Shino/Pool/EPA

Aquino in Japan, eyes 10 patrol boats

Dec 12, 2013 - 8:26 PM

President Benigno Aquino III will receive 287 million in loans from Japan

Japan PM's visit to PH: 'Image-building'

Jul 27, 2013 - 8:01 PM

The Philippines and Japan will only provoke China with their strategic partnership which is the bigger picture behind the Japanese PM s visit says an analyst

Rappler Newscast | December 7, 2012

Dec 07, 2012 - 8:53 PM

Typhoon Bopha twice the impact of Hurricane Sandy leaves almost 300 000 homeless in Mindanao as the death toll rises to at least 500 | Faced with massive destruction President Aquino will declare a state of calamity | A 7 3 magnitude earthquake strikes northeast Japan triggering a small tsunami in Miyagi Prefecture

New Doppler radar in Catanduanes promises more accurate forecasts

May 02, 2012 - 11:15 PM

New state of the art Doppler radar is country s most vital strategic weather facility especially in typhoon forecasting; 1st of 3 to be built with Japanese aid

FIRST OF THREE. Aerial view of the new PAGASA Doppler radar station, inaugurated May 2, 2012 by President Benigno Aquino III, at Barangay Buenavista, Bato, Catanduanes. This will be the first of 3 new Doppler radar stations to be set up, with the aid of the Japanese government, to help the state weather bureau in weather forecasting. Photo by Jay Morales / Malacañang Photo Bureau