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By Dindo Manhit | March 24, 2017 - 4:33pm

When President Rodrigo Duterte visited China last year to reset strained bilateral relations, bringing home billions in pledged investments and credit facilities, we responded with cautious optimism.

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By Audrey Morallo | March 21, 2017 - 2:13pm

Amid seeming confusion on the government's policy toward China, here are what two experts say the Philippines can do to protect its claim to Panatag Shoal and other areas of the South China Sea.

By Dindo Manhit | March 16, 2017 - 9:22am

If the Philippines is to pursue an “independent” foreign policy, it may do well to take inspiration from countries that have found a middle path between the United States and China.

By Rosette Adel | March 10, 2017 - 12:40pm

Get to know the new Acting Foreign Affairs Secretary Enrique Manalo.

By Dindo Manhit | March 10, 2017 - 7:47am

As ASEAN celebrates its 50th year, the ten countries of Southeast Asia face geopolitical uncertainty abroad and near home.

By Patricia Lourdes Viray | March 7, 2017 - 3:35pm

At the conclusion of the 28th and 29th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summits in Vientiane, Laos on Sept. 8, 2016, President Rodrigo Duterte assumed the rotating chairmanship of the organization.

By Audrey Morallo | March 3, 2017 - 6:00pm

On Thursday, the New York-based Human Rights Watch and the International Narcotics Control Board released their reports denouncing the Philippine government for its bloody war on illegal narcotics that has been blamed for the deaths of more than 7,000 people since July 2016.

By Lysander Castillo | February 28, 2017 - 4:13pm

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources Secretary-designate Gina Lopez has surprised the public with the cancelation of 75 mineral production sharing agreements

By Mary Pauline Del Rosario | February 25, 2017 - 12:56pm

To change public mindset about Martial Law, the teaching should start with the next generation, hence the book's target audience – millennials, said John Christopher “JC” Mijares Gurango. 

By Audrey Morallo | February 22, 2017 - 4:24pm

Martial Law was never about the Aquinos and Marcoses, a history professor said on Tuesday night as he warned that the Philippines faces a collective amnesia for events that occurred more than 30 years ago.

By Audrey Morallo | February 20, 2017 - 1:02pm

After denying the existence of the Davao Death Squad last year, a retiring police officer from Davao City confessed on Monday that it existed.