Japan reiterates commitment to stronger bilateral ties with PHL in VP’s visit

JAPAN’S leader has reiterated his country’s commitment to stronger bilateral cooperation with the Philippines during a courtesy call by Philippine Vice President Sara Z. Duterte-Carpio, who attended the state funeral of late Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sept. 27.   Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, during his talk with the vice president, vowed to facilitate the improvement […]

PBA starts to forge closer ties with Asian counterparts

PHILIPPINE Basketball Association (PBA) commissioner Willie Marcial said the league is starting to forge closer ties with the different basketball leagues in Asia, especially the B.League and the Korean Basketball League (KBL). Marcial revealed that he has gotten correspondences from the aforementioned leagues. The B.League has extended an invitation for him to attend the B.League […]

Duterte, Putin  talk vaccine, security, trade in teleconference

PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo R. Duterte and Russian leader Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin held a teleconference on April 13, discussing coronavirus vaccines, security ties, and trade opportunities.  The phone conversation, which lasted around 30 minutes, was held in time for the 45th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Manila and Moscow, according to the presidential palace. Mr. Duterte […]