President Rodrigo Duterte

PAANO WAWAKASAN ANG KAHIRAPAN? | Gov’t to hold forum, discuss poverty solutions via ‘Dutertenomics’

By Lira Dalangin-Fernandez, News5-InterAksyon MANILA, Philippines - Tax reforms, massive infrastructure, rural and agricultural productivity, and human capital development are among the key components of...

F1 2017 | Vettel wins Bahrain Grand Prix ahead of Hamilton

MANAMA, BAHRAIN | Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel forged seven points clear at the top of the Formula One standings on Sunday after winning a Bahrain...
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte

TAOB SI POPE, PATI SI PUTIN | Duterte is world’s most influential person in...

Story By News5-InterAksyon (UPDATED 2 - 9:40 p.m.) MANILA, Philippines – He is the world’s most influential person, apparently more persuasive than Pope Francis, Russian...
Kris Aquino, from Instagram

WATCH | Kris Aquino flies to Los Angeles, to sign contract for major role...

Story by Camille Aguinaldo, InterAksyon | MJ Marfori, News5 MANILA, Philippines – Host and actress Kris Aquino may have disappeared in television screens lately but...

Facebook shareholders propose reports on ‘fake news’, pay equality

Shareholders have proposed that Facebook Inc prepare a report on the threat to democracy and free speech from so-called fake news spread on the social media forum, and the dangers it may pose to the company itself.

Record-high March sales push HARI Q1 growth to 18%

Hyundai vehicles posted record sales in the Philippines of 3,371 units in March—the highest monthly output in the 15-year history of Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. The remarkable March record pushed first quarter sales to 8,841, up by 18% compared to the 7,469 units sold in the same period of 2016.

Hackers release files indicating NSA monitored global bank transfers

Hackers released documents and files on Friday that cybersecurity experts said indicated the U.S. National Security Agency had accessed the SWIFT interbank messaging system.

Pence arrives in Seoul for talks hours after North Korean test missile “fizzles”

A North Korean missile "blew up almost immediately" on its test launch on Sunday

6 dead in floods triggered by ‘Crising’ in Cebu province

Six persons were killed by floods caused by tropical depression "Crising" Sunday morning in Danao City and Carmen town in northern Cebu, an official said.

PH, Qatar expand security ties as Du30 tackles terrorism with Gulf leaders

Addressing the Philippine-Qatar business forum in Doha, President Duterte said Sunday,"the Philippines is ready to stand by you (Gulf states)" and offered to help and send Philippine military forces to Qatar if the latter is in trouble.

Duterte to seek pardon for OFWs in meeting with Qatar’s Emir

Filipino community in Qatar, preparing for a meeting with President Duterte at the Lusali Sports Arena.

BCDA sets pre-bid conference for construction of P750-M ASEAN villas

The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) has set a pre-bid conference on Monday (April 17) for the development of its land property in Clark Freeport Zone and the building of the 21-Unit ASEAN Summit Villas, to be used by delegates at the ASEAN 50th anniversary concluding summit in November.

Apple receives permit in California to test self-driving cars – DMV

Apple Inc has secured a permit to test autonomous vehicles in California, fuelling speculation that it is working on self-driving car technology.

Facebook failed to remove reported extremist posts – The Times

Facebook failed to remove dozens of instances of extremist and child pornography even after the social network's moderators were directly informed of the potentially illegal content.

Japan automakers look to robots to keep elderly on the move

Japanese automakers are looking beyond the industry trend to develop self-driving cars and turning their attention to robot.