WATCH AND LISTEN | Audio of China Navy shooing away US aircraft over Spratlys: 'Go away quickly!' 22-May-15, 10:18 AM | | Video and Audio posted by AiirSource The Chinese navy on May 20 shooed a US surveillance plane away from artificial islands Beijing is building in the South China Sea. Watch this video and listen in one the tense and terse communications between the US and Chinese military.

NEXT STEP? | US to continue 'routine' flights in South China Sea but mulls direct challenge to China 22-May-15, 7:43 AM | Agence France-Presse US surveillance aircraft and naval ships have yet to test China's territorial claims around artificial islands built in the South China Sea, but the Pentagon warned Thursday that could be 'the next step.'

China says US actions in South China Sea 'irresponsible, dangerous' 22-May-15, 11:44 PM | Sui-Lee Wee, Reuters China said on Friday it was "strongly dissatisfied" after a US military plane flew over part of the South China Sea near where China is building artificial islands, and called on the United States to stop such action or risk causing an accident.


APEC Trade ministers to work on adoption of Boracay action agenda to globalize micro, small firms APEC Trade ministers to work on adoption of Boracay action agenda to globalize micro, small firms Trade ministers of the 21 APEC member economies will discuss this weekend the Philippines' priorities on continuing initiatives to globalize micro, small and medium enterprises…

BDO ADVISORY | No banking service three hours Sunday morning, May 24 owing to  maintenance job BDO ADVISORY | No banking service three hours Sunday morning, May 24 owing to maintenance job BDO Unibank (BDO) has announced it will do its routine preventive maintenance activity between 4 A.M. and 7:30 A.M. on Sunday, May 24, as part…

Pasay court issues TRO on CAAP suspension of Skyjet Pasay court issues TRO on CAAP suspension of Skyjet A Pasay City court has issued a 20-day Temporary Restraining Order on the suspension order issued May 15 by the Civil Aviation Authority of the…


Manila keeps diplomatic tack in West PHL Sea, but concedes higher risks of tension 22-May-15, 11:58 PM | Philippines News Agency | The Philippines is staying on the diplomatic track in the South China Sea issue even with tensions heightened amid reports the Chinese military shooed away US personnel flying a surveillance plane over Fiery Cross (Kagitingan) Reef last Wednesday.

Suicide bomber kills 21 at Saudi Shi'ite mosque, Islamic State claims attack 22-May-15, 10:35 PM | Sami Aboudi, Reuters A suicide bomber killed 21 worshippers during Friday prayers in a packed Shi'ite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia, residents and the health minister said, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State militant group.

Bangko Sentral begins mopping up old banknotes ahead of May polls 22-May-15, 11:12 AM| Bernard Testa, Since 2010, the BSP has been releasing its New Generation banknotes, which carry more and better security features.

VIDEO | Carmona, Cavite police chief caught on video torturing suspect 22-May-15, 9:35 AM| Ryan Ang and Faith del Mundo, News5 (UPDATE 11:03 P.M) Authorities are looking for the snatching suspect seen being apparently tortured by the chief of police of Carmona, Cavite, because they need him to file the case against the officer, who has since been relieved and is facing an investigation

INFOGRAPHIC | Ping-pong in the Asian seas: who wants the boat people? 21-May-15, 3:07 PM| What started as a discovery of an apparent mass grave in the jungles of Thailand has lifted the lid off a much bigger horror involving several countries in South and Southeast Asia: the massive human trafficking in refugees, mostly stateless Rohingyas, whom neither Myanmar or Bangladesh would accept

VIDEO | NDRRMC backs MMDA proposal for metro-wide quake drill; MVP offers private sector help 22-May-15, 11:17 AM| News5 The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) has expressed support for the metro-wide earthquake drill being proposed by the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA).

Green groups say more Canadian trash dumped in country 22-May-15, 10:57 AM| Environmental groups reported on Friday that the Canadian firm in the center of a firestorm for shipping hazardous wastes into the country had actually sent more garbage here.

INFOGRAPHIC, VIDEOS | What to do before, during, and after an earthquake 22-May-15, 4:56 PM| Tricia Aquino, | Video by Rescue5 | Infographic by Safe Steps PHIVOLCS said Monday Metro Manila and Southern Tagalog sites traversed by the active West Valley Fault Line could be affected should a magnitude 7.2 earthquake occur once the fault line moves. Here are life-saving videos from Rescue5 and an INFOGRAPHIC with vital tips.

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