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SC's Carpio: Philippines can't have VFA with China

May 10, 2017 - 2:50 PM

It s difficult to have a VFA with a country claiming your territory For me it is common sense says Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio

COMMON SENSE. Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio says the Philippines cannot have a Visiting Forces Agreement with China. Rappler photo

LIVESTREAM: Manila Defense and Security Symposium

Jun 17, 2016 - 1:26 PM

On Friday Jun 17 Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio delivers a lecture on developments on the Philippines historic case China over disputed waters

Indonesia to 'resolve' its 'dark history' around mass killings – but rules out apology

Apr 18, 2016 - 5:46 PM

The two day symposium in Jakarta opened by senior ministers marks the first time the government has backed such a public investigation into the controversial killings

PROTESTS. Outside the symposium, anti-communism protesters asked for an end in the discussions. Photo by Antara

US ‘welcomes’ Indonesian symposium to unveil truth about mass killings

Apr 18, 2016 - 4:45 PM

Historians have affirmed the US backed the massacre but until today – because of previous attempts of the Indonesian government to shut down talks about the 1965 events and the events surrounding it – the mass killings remain shrouded in secrecy

FLAGS FOR SALE. Indonesian flags are displayed for sale in the street, ahead of Indonesia's Independence Day celebrations in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, on August 7, 2014. Photo by EPA/Hotli Simanjuntak

HRW: It's time for Indonesia, US to tell the truth about the 1965 massacre

Apr 13, 2016 - 9:26 PM

Human Rights Watch says it is time for the Indonesian government and the United States to come clean about what happened 50 years ago which resulted in the death of at least 500 000 Indonesians

MASS KILLINGS. Activists put on trial the Indonesia government for the 1960s mass killings that massacred 500,000 people. Screenshot from official trailer of 'Act of Killing' on YouTube

Symposium features Japanese architecture

Feb 13, 2016 - 6:49 PM

The University of Santo Tomas Architecture Network will hold its 8th National Architecture Symposium which will feature Japanese architects

PhilDev, USAID to host 3rd IDEA Global Entrepreneurship Symposium

Feb 12, 2016 - 8:30 AM

The symposium on social entrepreneurship will take place on Feb 17

85% of 'Coral Triangle' reefs at risk

Jul 09, 2012 - 11:16 AM

More than 85 percent of reefs in Asia s Coral Triangle are directly threatened by human activities such as coastal development pollution and overfishing a new report warned Monday July 9

Fish swim in the coral reef of Bunaken Island national marine park in northern Sulawesi on May 14, 2009. AFP PHOTO/ROMEO GACAD