Philippine official underlines Boao Forum’s role World

Philippine official underlines Boao Forum’s role

Philippine Undersecretary of Foreign Affairs Manuel Teehankee has underlined that the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) is an important dialogue platform because it focuses on the challenges facing Asia and how Asia can contribute to world prosperity.
Philippines expands ban for workers in Kuwait World

Philippines expands ban for workers in Kuwait

The Philippines on February 12 expanded a ban on its citizens working in Kuwait after President Rodrigo Duterte lashed out at the Gulf state over reports of Filipino workers suffering abuse and exploitation.
India pledges to foster ties with ASEAN World

India pledges to foster ties with ASEAN

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that his trip to the Philippines for the India-ASEAN Summit shows the country's commitment to deepening ties with the ASEAN member states and the Indo-Pacific region as part of his “Act East Policy”.
Philippines maintains defence treaty with US ASEAN

Philippines maintains defence treaty with US

The Philippines will maintain its defence treaty and continue joint drills with the United States, despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s threat to end defence cooperation between the two countries.