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Palace backs ban on foreign research ships in Philipines

Malacañang said it would support the policy of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on marine surveys......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarAug 13th, 2019

Chinese research ships to get permits only when exploring undisputed seas

China has expressed its willingness to abide by international law after issuing a new policy on marine scientific research in foreign countries......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 12th, 2019

Despite announced ban, Chinese survey ship lurking in Philippine EEZ anew

Despite the government's earlier declaration of banning foreign marine survey ships in the country's exclusive economic zone, a Chinese research vessel was once again spotted operating in Philippine waters......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2019

Palace backs halt to visa upon arrival

Malacañang yesterday agreed that the government needs to stop issuing visas to foreigners upon their arrival in the country following concerns on the influx of Chinese to the Philippines. Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. has said in his Twitter account that the Philippines should only issue visas to foreigners after they are vetted by […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsAug 1st, 2019

Beijing expels US ships, NGO in HK

BEIJING: The Chinese government has decided to suspend reviewing applications to visit Hong Kong by United States military ships and aircraft starting Monday, Foreign Ministry spokesman Hua Chunying said. China will also take sanctions against some US nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) for their role in the disturbances in Hong Kong, Hua said at a press conference. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2019

Foreign Drugs, Rebels Give Philippines New Causes to Bolster Defense

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - The dispatch of two Philippine coast guard ships to the Sulu Sea might normally register as a quick blip on the radar of world maritime movement. But shipments of illegal drugs and.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 27th, 2019

Foreign Drugs, Rebels Give Philippines New Causes to Bolster Defense

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - The dispatch of two Philippine coast guard ships to the Sulu Sea might normally register as a quick blip on the radar of world maritime movement. But shipments of illegal drugs and.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 27th, 2019

Palace backs DOF on POGO tax

Malacañang sided yesterday with the Department of Finance on the issue of taxing Philippine offshore gaming operators, saying technicalities should not prevent the government from collecting revenue from POGOs......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 19th, 2019

Robredo meeting with foreign groups did not sit well with Duterte, Palace says

Duterte found issue with Robredo seeking the advice of “certain foreign institutions and personalities that have prejudged the campaign against illegal drugs as a violation of human rights, as well as a crime against humanity.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 19th, 2019

Palace warns Robredo vs revealing state secrets in drug war

"Revealing State secrets to foreign individuals and entities as well as welcoming those who have trampled the country's sovereignty would be damaging to the welfare of the Filipino people.".....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 17th, 2019

Duterte to remove Robredo from anti-drug post if she shares state secrets with foreign entities—Palace

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte will remove Vice President Leni Robredo from her post as co-chair of the government’s anti-drug body should she disclose state secrets to foreign individuals and entities, Malacañang said Sunday. “The President stated that disclosing classified information of the Philippine government to foreign individuals and entities will cause the removal […] The post Duterte to remove Robredo from anti-drug post if she shares state secrets with foreign entities—Palace appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 17th, 2019

Rights defender should be barred from Philippine — Palace

Malacañang supported the call of Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. yesterday to bar human rights defender Phelim Kine from entering the country and advising Vice President Leni Robredo, who was appointed by President Duterte as co-chair of the Inter-Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 13th, 2019
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Why Having a Budget and Sticking to It Really Does Matter

(NC) A budget is the foundation of financial well-being. And with good reason. It’s a simple but highly effective way to make sure you live within your means, and it allows you to have control over your finances. Research backs this up. The Financial Consumer Agency of Canada has found that when people start using […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsNov 12th, 2019
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Not our concern? Philippines relies on foreign ships for trade, maritime expert tells Panelo

"It's like a person not caring that his house is being managed by someone else who claims to be the owner...".....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 4th, 2019

PH, China eye marine research, protection in South China Sea

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines and China are eyeing possible cooperation in the areas of maritime research, protection, and fisheries cooperation in the South China Sea, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) announced on Tuesday, October 29. The DFA said this was considered as working groups on political security, fisheries cooperation, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 29th, 2019

Carpio backs Del Rosario proposal to bring Hague ruling to U.N.

MANILA, Philippines – Newly retired Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio backed the proposal of former foreign secretary Albert Del Rosario urging the Philippine government to take the 2016 Hague ruling to the United Nations. Speaking at a forum on the South China Sea Code, Carpio said one ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 29th, 2019

PH waters to reopen for foreign research

PH waters to reopen for foreign research.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsOct 25th, 2019

Esperon: Gov t set to lift moratorium on scientific research in PH waters

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine government is set to lift the ban on marine scientific research by foreign vessels and institutions in Philippine waters, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr said on Friday, October 25. Esperon said this was in line with the government's initiative to beef up scientific research in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 25th, 2019

Action on ‘Abominable’ up to DFA, MTRCB — Palace

It’s up to the Department of Foreign Affairs and the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board to decide whether to pull out the animated movie Abominable from local cinemas, Malacañang said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 15th, 2019