Malacañang Palace gave assurances on Wednesday that President Rodrigo Duterte will not interfere in ongoing investigations of corruption and smuggling at the Bureau of Customs, where the name of his eldest son Paolo, Davao City's vice mayor, has been dragged.
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre has formally ordered the Presidential Commission on Good Government to investigate allegations that Commission on Elections Chairman Andres Bautista may have amassed ill-gotten wealth during his stint as head of the PCGG.
Hong Kong braced for Typhoon Hato, a maximum category 10 storm on Wednesday, with hundreds of flights canceled, trading in financial markets suspended and schools and most businesses in the Asian financial hub closed.
The US Navy will relieve Seventh Fleet Commander Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin after a series of collisions involving its warships in Asia, a US official told Reuters, as the search goes on for 10 sailors missing since the latest mishap.
China's largest state-owned commercial banks are raising tens of billions of dollars to fund the country's Belt and Road investment push, according to people familiar with the matter, bolstering Beijing's ambitions as private capital pulls back.
Pangilinan-led Metro Pacific Investments Corp.'s unsolicited proposal to take over the maintenance and operations of the MRT 3 is now progressing as dialogues have begun between the group and the Transportation department.
Fr. Joaquin Bernas SJ’s warning comes to mind - made 30 years ago - that the State, more particularly its agents, may be the greatest aggressors imperiling the people’s lives and liberties. We can only hope that we are not witnessing a prophecy unfolding before our eyes. But as the number of killings escalates, that hope is fast diminishing.
Hyundai had initially championed fuel cell technology as the future of eco-friendly vehicles but has found itself shifting electric as Tesla shot to prominence and battery-powered cars have gained government backing in China.
A specially designed PlayStation 4 bundled with the PS4 title Gran Turismo Sport will be released in October in the Philippines as the limited edition 'PlayStation 4 Gran Turismo Sport Special Edition'.