Pegasus scandal shows risk of Israel s spy-tech diplomacy: experts

Reports that Israel-made Pegasus spyware has been used to monitor activists, journalists and politicians around the world highlight the diplomatic risks of nurturing and exporting "oppressive technology", experts warned Monday......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: EditorialJul 20th, 2021Related News

Israel removes cancer patients from third vaccine jab list

Israel on Sunday walked back part of its policy for third coronavirus vaccination shots, saying that contrary to a recent announcement, oncology patients should actually stick with two jabs only......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJul 19th, 2021Related News

New Clark City Aquatics Center earns praise from visiting Israelis

Capas, Tarlac—The New Clark City Aquatic Center here has earned rave reviews from the 17-member Israel swimming team that is training for the Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsJul 16th, 2021Related News

Israel Olympic swimmers to train at New Clark City

With 11 days left before the Tokyo Olympics, the Israeli national swimming team arrived in the Philippines over the weekend to train at the New Clark City......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: EditorialJul 13th, 2021Related News

SC ruling triggers massive info try on police BWCs

Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Gen. Guillermo Eleazar ordered Sunday deputy chief for operations Lt. Gen. Israel Ephraim Dickson to prepare for a massive information campaign on the use of body-worn cameras......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJul 11th, 2021Related News

OFW deployment to Israel may resume this month

OFW deployment to Israel may resume this month.....»»

Source: Cnnphilippines CnnphilippinesCategory: NewsJul 8th, 2021Related News

PNP Deputy Chief Dickson visits Calabarzon, leads oversight committee meeting

CAMP BGEN VICENTE P LIM  – The Deputy Chief PNP for Operations, PLTGEN Israel Ephraim T Dickson, visited the Police Regional Office Calabarzon on Thursday and presided over the Oversight Committee Meeting on Anti-Illegal Drugs, Enhanced-Managing Police Operations (E-MPO), PNP Committee on Legal Action (COLA), and Counter Terrorism Task Force (CTTF)......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: EditorialJul 1st, 2021Related News

Israel medical experts in town to observe vaccine rollout

The Philippine government is hoping to learn from Israel medical experts who recently arrived to observe the country’s vaccine rollout, Malacañang said yesterday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 23rd, 2021Related News

Pagpabor ng Pinas sa UN investigation vs Israel sa Gaza Strip, ‘di nakonsulta

MANILA, Philippines – Binigyang diin ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte na wala siyang basbas o ginawang konsultasyon man lang sa pagboto ng Pilipinas pabor sa isinusulong na imbestigasyon ng United Nations sa naging aksyon ng Israel sa Gaza Strip. “Bong, si Bong Medialdea, ayusin muna natin ito, ano ba itong boto natin sa UN na pina-withdraw? […] The post Pagpabor ng Pinas sa UN investigation vs Israel sa Gaza Strip, ‘di nakonsulta appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsJun 16th, 2021Related News

My chat with Digong

How ironic our country voted to investigate Israel for alleged human rights violations and abuses in Gaza, where Israeli troops and Palestinian militants are battling for control......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 8th, 2021Related News

2 Pilipino binigyan ni Pope Francis ng mahalagang misyon sa Oceania, Holy Land

Isang pari at isang arsobispong Pilipino ang binigyan ni Pope Francis ng mahalagang misyon. Si Archbishop Adolfo Tito Yllana ay itinalaga ng Santo Papa bilang bagong apostolic nuncio sa Israel at Cyprus o Holy Land, ang lugar kung saan isinilang ang Kristiyanismo, ayon sa pahayag ng Vatican. Ganundin, ang 73-taong-gulang na si Yllana rin ang […] The post 2 Pilipino binigyan ni Pope Francis ng mahalagang misyon sa Oceania, Holy Land appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsJun 5th, 2021Related News

Vaccination promises

In January, Israel and Denmark promised to vaccinate their athletes against COVID-19 before sending them to the Tokyo Olympics......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsJun 4th, 2021Related News

Pope appoints Filipino bishop as envoy to Holy Land

Pope Francis has appointed Archbishop Adolfo Tito Yllana as envoy to Israel and Cyprus and at the same time the apostolic delegate to Jerusalem and Palestine......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 4th, 2021Related News

Deployment to Israel still a no-go

Deployment of Filipino workers to Israel remains suspended until the safety of Filipino workers is assured by Israel government despite a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas after 11 days of fighting,  Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III said......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJun 4th, 2021Related News

Philippines vote on UN probe into Gaza conflict won t affect ties with Israel — Palace

The Israeli foreign ministry recently summoned Philippine ambassador to Tel Aviv Macairog Alberto to seek clarification on the Philippines' vote at the United Nations Human Rights Council. The Southeast Asian country favored the creation of an investigative committee against Israel over its military campaign "Operation Guardian of the Walls.”.....»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 3rd, 2021Related News

Unity in achieving herd immunity

Last Monday, Go Negosyo conducted a webinar entitled, “One year in COVID: How are we doing and where do we go from here?” In that webinar, we were joined by industry and sector leaders from Malaysia, Singapore, Israel, and the Philippines, where they shared stories from their countries and narrated how they are fighting COVID-19 and traversing the road towards herd immunity......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJun 3rd, 2021Related News

Israel foreign ministry summons Philippine envoy over UNHRC vote

The Israeli Foreign Ministry summoned the Philippines’ ambassador to Tel Aviv to clarify the country’s vote at the United Nations Human Rights Council favoring an investigation into alleged Israeli war crimes and actions in the Gaza Strip during recent hostilities......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsMay 31st, 2021Related News

US top diplomat heads home after Mideast tour

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken headed home from Jordan Thursday after a whistlestop Middle East tour on which he called for regional cooperation to consolidate a ceasefire between Israel and Gaza militants......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsMay 27th, 2021Related News

DFA denies PH has plan to move embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) denied reports it was engaged in talks with Israel to relocate the Philippine Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, as the United States said it planned to do despite an international outcry. Read More........»»

Source: Filipinoexpress FilipinoexpressCategory: NewsMay 27th, 2021Related News

Justice for Palestine

Israel was introduced to me in 1955 by Edith Coliver, the Asia Foundation representative who was posted in many Asian countries including the Philippines......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsMay 24th, 2021Related News