VIDEO | 4 Pangasinan towns may be placed under state of calamity as dengue cases rise by 60% Wed, Oct 7, 2015, 2:23 AM | Mia Reyes, News5
Inflation dips anew to lowest level in September Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 9:50 PM | Philippine News Agency
Spike in wildfires more likely in a warming world Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 11:20 PM | Agence France-Presse
PCG spots body, life jacket off Laoag after Hong Kong yacht sails into storm Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 9:39 PM | Agence France-Presse
Japanese, Canadian win Nobel Prize for solving puzzle of elusive neutrino particles Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 8:25 PM | Simon Johnson and Ben Hirschler, Reuters
Big US firms, led by Apple, hold $2.1 trillion overseas to avoid taxes: study 06-October-15 03:58 PM | Reuters READ MORE
China 9-dash-line claim threatens rule of law, Carpio says in US lecture Wed, Oct 7, 2015, 7:23 AM | InterAksyon.com The world community cannot allow a single state to rewrite the Law of the Sea, so it can exercise indisputable sovereignty to almost an entire sea, subject the high seas to its sovereign jurisdiction, and seize large areas of other coastal states’ EEZs, Justice Carpio says in a US lecture.
VIDEO | UNA offers VP slot to Honasan Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 10:12 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com | Jelly F. Musico, PNA | JV Arcena, News5 The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) announced on Tuesday it had formally asked Senator Gregorio Honasan to be running mate of Vice President Jejomar Binay in the May 2016 elections. Honasan has asked for more time to weigh the matter, saying he needed to consult his family.
17 missing Pangasinan fishermen rescued Wed, Oct 7, 2015, 1:56 AM | Philippine News Agency Seventeen fishermen from Bolinao, who were on board two separate fishing boats when they left for a fishing expedition in the West Philippine Sea on October 2 and were later declared missing, were rescued in mid-sea, according to the report of the Pangasinan Police Provincial Police Office.
BREAKING NEWS as of Wed, Oct 7, 2015, 8:12 AM VIDEO | For some Camarines Sur pols, their support goes to Grace and LeniChina 9-dash-line claim threatens rule of law, Carpio says in US lectureChina jumps to fourth most-used world payment currency, overtakes yen - SWIFTVIDEO | 4 Pangasinan towns may be placed under state of calamity as dengue cases rise by 60%17 missing Pangasinan fishermen rescued'Political season' in Senate stalls BBL plenary debates: DrilonIMF gloomy on world economy as China slowsMore than 300,000 Indonesians down with respiratory illnesses due to hazeNATO rejects Russia explanation on violations in Turkish air spaceEx-UN General Assembly president, five others charged in US in bribe schemeSpike in wildfires more likely in a warming worldGarin: PH not yet MERS-CoV free as 5 persons under strict monitoringVIDEO | UNA offers VP slot to HonasanInflation dips anew to lowest level in SeptemberPCG spots body, life jacket off Laoag after Hong Kong yacht sails into storm
China jumps to fourth most-used world payment currency, overtakes yen - SWIFT China's yuan became the fourth most-used world payment currency in August, overtaking the Japanese Yen, global transaction services organization SWIFT said on Tuesday.
IMF gloomy on world economy as China slows The International Monetary Fund cut its growth forecasts for the world economy Tuesday, warning of increasing risks from the slowdown in China, which is dragging…
Inflation dips anew to lowest level in September Tempered price movement in food, power and oil rates pushed inflation to another all-time low of 0.4 percent in September, according to the National Economic…
EPI taps Spanish firm to operate-manage 40-MW geothermal plant MICP's 9-month public auction sales now P331M - Customs Big US firms, led by Apple, hold $2.1 trillion overseas to avoid taxes: study FOCUS | New rice varieties, microbe-based aquafeed raise output, fight climate change With free trade deal, Obama solidifies US pivot to Asia Peso improves vs US dollar on lower non-farm payrolls in September '15 Senate approves anti-agricultural smuggling bill
House leadership to expedite 2016 budget in face of quorum fear Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 9:07 PM | Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, InterAksyon.com Worried that it may not be able to muster a quorum next month, the House leadership intends to expedite, so to speak, the passage of the proposed 2016 budget at the end of the week.
VIDEO, THE TIES UNBOUND | Francis Zamora seeking San Juan mayorship, slams Ejercito-Estradas Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 4:46 PM | Clara Masinag, InterAksyon.com | Jun Loyola, News5 In a break that permanently disrupts decades-long ties between two political families, Vice-Mayor Francis Zamora on Tuesday promised to free San Juan City from the shackles of 'corruption' and 'control of the Estrada-Ejercito family' after 46 years.
IMF gloomy on world economy as China slows Wed, Oct 7, 2015, 1:18 AM| Jeremy Tordjman, Agence France-Presse The International Monetary Fund cut its growth forecasts for the world economy Tuesday, warning of increasing risks from the slowdown in China, which is dragging other emerging markets down with it.
US warns against 'egregious' restrictions in contested South China Seas Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 7:52 PM| Lincoln Feast and Matt Siegel, Reuters Some countries appear to view freedom of the seas as "up for grabs" in the South China Sea, imposing superfluous warnings and restrictions that threaten stability, a US Navy commander said on Tuesday in comments apparently aimed at China.
DOJ to look into Ernesto Mercado's alleged link to Reyes brothers Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 4:53 PM| Brian Maglungsod, InterAksyon.com Justice Secretary Leila de Lima discloses that DOJ will look into allegations that ex-Makati vice mayor Ernesto Mercado may have violated the terms of the Witness Protection Program through unauthorized use of mobile phone and communicating with fugitives.
Ban Ki-moon nominates COA's Heidi Mendoza as Under-Secretary General for Oversight Services Tue, Oct 6, 2015, 9:23 AM| InterAksyon.com United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon informs the UN General Assembly of his intention to appoint COA Commissioner Heidi Mendoza as the new Under-Secretary-General for Internal Oversight Services for a 5-year non-renewable term.
'Political season' in Senate stalls BBL plenary debates: Drilon Wed, Oct 7, 2015, 1:39 AM| Ernie Reyes, InterAksyon.com Senate President Franklin Drilon on Tuesday admitted that the plenary debates on the controversial Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) stalled due to the political season in the Senate.
More than 300,000 Indonesians down with respiratory illnesses due to haze Wed, Oct 7, 2015, 12:46 AM| Philippine News Agency | Xinhua More than 307,000 Indonesians have been recorded suffering from respiratory illnesses since the dry season started in June in the country, Indonesia's health ministry said on Tuesday.
DOT’s ‘Countdown to Christmas 2015′ urges tourists to shop local, get new holiday travel packages Go regional this Christmas and give away local crafts as holiday presents, says the tourism department.
HOTEL OF THE WEEK | SPIN Designer Hotel in El Nido, Palawan Whether in a big group or on a romantic getaway, this hip hostel offers unique experiences within the property and on the famed paradise island.
WINDOW SHOPPER | At Dapitan Arcade, distressed decors are the in thing for Christmas Shop early and get export-quality finds at Quezon City's popular go-to place for handicrafts.
WINDOW SHOPPER | At Dapitan Arcade, distressed decors are the in thing for Christmas DOT’s ‘Countdown to Christmas 2015′ urges tourists to shop local, get new holiday travel packages HOTEL OF THE WEEK | SPIN Designer Hotel in El Nido, Palawan CHOW BUZZ I Asia’s top resto Gaggan sets Brunch/Jam Session Pop-up at Gallery Vask, Oct. 7 REFLECTION | Jesus on marriage: ‘Stay committed’ Robinsons Place Las Piñas celebrates World Animal Day 2015 with pet blessing, Oct. 4 WEEKEND CHEF | Chef Dino Datu’s Black Pepper Crab and Singaporean Chili Prawns