UN allocates 12 mln USD for Rai typhoon response in Philippines World

UN allocates 12 mln USD for Rai typhoon response in Philippines

UN Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Martin Griffiths on December 23 announced a 12-million-USD rapid response allocation from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund to support the response to Typhoon Rai in the Philippines.
Philippines to reopen to foreign tourists from Dec 1 World

Philippines to reopen to foreign tourists from Dec 1

The Philippines will reopen its borders to tourists from some countries on a trial basis from December 1, as part of efforts to rebuild an economy hit hard by the pandemic, its Government said on November 26.
Philippine President to run for Senate next year  World

Philippine President to run for Senate next year

President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte on November 15 filed to compete for a seat at the Senate elections next year, seeking a way to remain in politics following the end of his tenure.