bilateral relations - updates

Rappler's latest stories on bilateral relations


VLOG: Fil-Am senators at ang 'glass ceiling' sa Hawaii

Feb 16, 2017 - 7:20 PM

While Filipino Americans in Hawaii grow in number Filipino American Senator Donovan Dela Cruz says their community cannot rest on their laurels

VLOG: Mga Fil-Am sa U.S. amphibious ship John P. Murtha

Feb 09, 2017 - 5:31 PM

Filipino American members of the US Navy say it helps that Filipinos know the value of hard work

IN NUMBERS: PH-Singapore relations through the years

Dec 15, 2016 - 10:26 AM

UPDATED Here are some figures that show how robust ties between the Philippines and Singapore are

LOOK BACK: When the Senate said 'no' to US bases renewal

Sep 16, 2016 - 4:03 PM

The 1991 treaty between the Philippines and the US would have given the US 10 more years at Subic Naval Base – but 12 senators made the historic decision to vote no

SENATE VOTES NO. In 1991, the Philippine Senate rejects a proposal to allow the US 10 more years in the Subic base. Graphic by Nina Martinez, file photo by Jay Directo/AFP

ANALYSIS: TPP a long way off for Indonesia

Nov 05, 2015 - 2:24 PM

Vested interests and top political figures express doubts despite President Joko Widodo s promise to Washington that Indonesia will join the Trans Pacific Partnership

Presiden Amerika Barack Obama menemui Presiden Joko Widodo di Ruang Oval Gedung Putih di Washington DC, Amerika Serikat, 26 October 2015 waktu setempat. FotoL EPA/Martin H. Simon

UK, PH celebrate Queen's birthday and friendship

Apr 26, 2014 - 1:47 PM

The UK reaffirms its friendship to the Philippines – through good times and bad

Chinese tourists in PH up by 70% – DOT

Dec 18, 2013 - 7:49 PM

Over 3 million tourists have entered the country in 2013 as of December 5

China rejects PH arbitration move

Feb 19, 2013 - 8:23 PM

UPDATED Beijing says it has enough evidence to back up its claims over the South China Sea

DISPUTED AREA. The Philippines lodged in 2012 a record 15 formal protests over China's actions in the South China Sea

2012 YEARENDER: PH, China and Scarborough Shoal

Dec 29, 2012 - 3:50 PM

Why do the Philippines and China fight over a rock in the South China Sea?

LOCKING HORNS. The Philippines and China have spent 2012 arguing over Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea. Graphic by Emil Mercado

PH hopes for better vibes with China in 2013

Dec 26, 2012 - 5:17 PM

China is an important neighbor and partner in the region but Philippine territorial sovereignty must be respected says the foreign affairs department


PH, Spain agree to promote Spanish language, culture

Oct 24, 2012 - 7:47 PM

Spanish Vice Foreign Minister Alberto de Benito visited the Philippines this week

Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Erlinda Basilio (L) and Spanish Vice Foreign Minister Alberto de Benito (D). Photo courtesy of DFA

PNoy hosts dinner for Queen Sofia of Spain

Jul 03, 2012 - 7:23 PM

Queen Sofia is visiting Spanish aid development projects in the Philippines