Philippines



2021-10-26: (Zaobao News) South Korea and the Philippines reached an agreement on the free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations between the two countries on Tuesday (October 26) and signed a joint declaration. According to South Korean media reports, the Minister of Trade and Industry of the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Resources of South Korea, Lu Hanjiu, and Philippine Minister of Trade and Industry Ramon Lopez announced on the same day that an agreement was reached in the negotiation of a free trade agreement between the two countries. This is the agreement reached after two years and four months since the beginning of the relevant negotiations between the two countries in June 2019. It is also after Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Cambodia, the fifth bilateral free trade agreement between… [Read more]
2021-10-25: Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian handed over the vaccine to the Philippines at Manila International Airport. [Read more]
2021-10-25: Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian handed over the vaccine to the Philippines at Manila International Airport. The Philippine government's general coordinator for the Covid epidemic, Carlito Galvez, said that he thanked China for its renewed assistance to the Covid vaccine, which is a strong support for the Philippine side to control the epidemic and reflects the friendship between the two countries. [Read more]
2021-10-23: According to Indian media reports, an amazing video of a snake crawling along a wire in the Philippines has been circulating online recently. The incident happened in the city of Tabilaran on the island of Mol. In the picture, a snake crawling over the street along the wire, and the onlookers kept screaming. Suddenly the snake lost its balance and fell to the ground, and onlookers then took it away to safety. [Read more]
2021-10-22: According to the Global Network, a few days ago, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin hosted a regular press conference, some of which are as follows. Bloomberg Reporter: The Philippines protests against the "provocative behavior" of Chinese government ships in the South China Sea. What is the Foreign Ministry's comment on this? Wang Wenbin: China's position on the South China Sea issue is consistent and clear. China's maritime law enforcement agencies carry out law enforcement and rights protection actions in the waters under China's jurisdiction in accordance with domestic law and international law, including the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea. It seems that the Philippines wants to stir up trouble in the South China Sea. A few days ago, the United States and the… [Read more]
2021-10-21: [Global Network Reporter Zhang Haicao] The Philippine Air Force recently admitted that it is considering buying heavy helicopters and set up a technical working group to conduct relevant research, but refused to disclose which types of helicopters are being considered. However, the report said that the Philippine side of the United States CH-47 "jungan" heavy transport helicopter interested. According to a report by the Philippine News Agency (PNA) on October 19, as part of efforts to strengthen the helicopter fleet, the Philippine Air Force is considering the possibility of buying heavy helicopters. Philippine Air Force spokesman Maynard Mariano said, "There is a heavy (transport) helicopter project, but the technical working group is still working on the project". He declined to… [Read more]
2021-10-21: China News Agency, Manila, October 20 (Reporter Guan Xiangdong)-The Philippine Ministry of Health data on the 20th showed that the country's daily increase of 3656 cases, a three-month low; The daily increase in deaths of 5 people, the first single digit since 8th. The National Covid Immunization Program implemented by the Philippines since 1 March has begun to bear fruit. In the "Dialogue with the People" broadcast late at night on the 19th, Philippine President Duterte once again urged the public to vaccinate and emphasized that population protection is the only solution to the current health crisis. He also pointed out that the supply of vaccines in the Philippines is now ongoing. Duterte said: "I care about the people. If it weren't for the first Chinese vaccine to arrive in the… [Read more]
2021-10-21: China News Agency, Manila, October 20 (Reporter Guan Xiangdong)-The Philippine Ministry of Health data on the 20th showed that the country's daily increase of 3656 cases, a three-month low; The daily increase in deaths of 5 people, the first single digit since 8th. The National Covid Immunization Program implemented by the Philippines since 1 March has begun to bear fruit. In the "Dialogue with the People" broadcast late at night on the 19th, Philippine President Duterte once again urged the public to vaccinate and emphasized that population protection is the only solution to the current health crisis. He also pointed out that the supply of vaccines in the Philippines is now ongoing. Duterte said: "I care about the people. If it weren't for the first Chinese vaccine to arrive in the… [Read more]
2021-10-21: (Fight against new coronary pneumonia) Duterte: If it weren't for the first Chinese vaccine to arrive in the Philippines, we would have more deaths China News Agency, Manila, October 20 (Reporter Guan Xiangdong)-The Philippine Ministry of Health data on the 20th showed that the country's daily increase of 3656 cases, a three-month low; The daily increase in deaths of 5 people, the first single digit since 8th. The National Covid Immunization Program implemented by the Philippines since 1 March has begun to bear fruit. In the "Dialogue with the People" broadcast late at night on the 19th, Philippine President Duterte once again urged the public to vaccinate and emphasized that population protection is the only solution to the current health crisis. He also pointed out that the supply of… [Read more]
2021-10-19: Consul General Jia Li said that China and the Philippines are a community of destiny. Since the outbreak of the epidemic, the two sides have stood firmly together to fight the Covid virus. Fujian Province and Cebu Province are friendly provinces. They have successively donated anti-epidemic materials and medical equipment to the local government to support the fight against the epidemic with practical actions, which fully reflects the friendship and feelings of the two peoples. Representatives of the Health Bureau and the donated hospital thanked the Fujian provincial government for its generous donation and said that after the outbreak, Fujian Province donated a large amount of anti-epidemic materials to Cebu Province, which is a concrete manifestation of friendly cooperation and deep… [Read more]
2021-10-17: China News Service, Manila, October 16th. On October 16th, the first day of the Covid epidemic prevention alert level in Metro Manila, the capital of the Philippines, was reduced from level 4 to Level 3. Life in the Philippines has quietly changed, Manila CBD green belt business district Top shopping mall GREENBELT5, sounded the Christmas song. In the evening, the Christmas gift house outside the GREENBELT5 opened, and the Christmas tree lights up. David, wearing a mask and mask, smiled and told the China News Agency reporter: "Merry Christmas again!" Under the 3-level alert, the Philippine government further relaxed the proportion of people allowed to serve in shopping malls, restaurants and gyms in Manila, and increased the number of limited access to churches, cinemas, libraries and… [Read more]
2021-10-16: Chinanews.com, Oct. 15-according to foreign media reports, Aguellino, commander of the US Indo-Pacific Command, said at a briefing held in Manila that the United States and the Philippines plan to restore the joint military exercise to its original scale in 2022, australia and the United Kingdom will be invited to participate in the exercise as observers. In addition, the US intends to increase the US military presence in the Philippines and allow the US to build additional facilities in the Philippine military base. Singapore's "Union Zaobao" quoted Bloomberg News as saying that the United States wants to increase the "complexity and scale" of joint military exercises with the Philippines and plans to invite new partners to participate. Philippine Army Commander Faustino said at the… [Read more]
2021-10-16: The United Kingdom announced that inbound passengers who are fully vaccinated in low-risk countries will be exempt from PCR nucleic acid testing; The United States will lift travel restrictions in 33 countries and regions; denmark will open the Covid vaccine booster injection to more citizens; The Philippines will vaccinate the Covid vaccine for minors aged 12-17 from 15th [Read more]
2021-10-15: Recently, bad news has spread to the country: the Philippines, which had previously refused to conduct joint exercises with the United States military or even to provide convenience to the United States, it will actually restart the comprehensive military exercises and exchanges between the United States and the Philippines. Is Duterte receiving the benefits of Biden to "anti-water"? In this regard, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has clearly warned: I hope not to target third parties. According to the World Wide Web quoted Reuters and other foreign media reports on October 15, the Philippine military chief, General Jose Faustino, revealed a heavy news to the media after the meeting in Manila: the Philippines will begin next year to resume the United States and the Philippines "side by… [Read more]
2021-10-15: It is expected that the use of these vehicles will help Davao City's anti-epidemic work, to Davao patients and homes.‍The court brings more help and hope. Chinese Embassy in the Philippines News from the official website of the Chinese Embassy in the Philippines: On October 13, the Chinese Embassy in the Philippines donated 10 domestic anti-epidemic vehicles, including 4 ambulances and 6 small passenger cars, to the Davao Municipal Government in the Philippines. Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Huang Xilian and Davao Deputy Mayor Sebastian (on behalf of Mayor Sarah in the isolation of the Covid) attended the online handover ceremony. Huang Xilian said that at present, the epidemic situation in the Philippines is still grim, and the spread of mutant viruses has brought serious… [Read more]
2021-10-14: China News Agency, Manila, October 13th. The Philippine Presidential Palace announced on the 13th that from October 16th to October 31, the epidemic prevention and control level in Metro Manila, the capital of the Philippines, will be reduced from the current level 4 alert to level 3. On the same day, the Ministry of Health of the Philippines reported that the new confirmed 7181 cases in the Philippines, the lowest since August 4th, of which the Greater Manila area has been less than 2000 cases for several days. On the same day, the Philippine presidential office spokesman Harry Locke issued a statement, due to the continued decline in the number of infections in the capital Grand Mani region, the Philippine new infectious disease management inter-agency working group (IATF-EID) decided… [Read more]
2021-10-13: (Observer Network News) According to the Philippine News Agency, on October 13, local time, the National Disaster Reduction and Management Committee (ndrmc) of the Philippines reported that it was affected by the typhoon "compasses" (Philippine called "Marlin" Maring) as a result of the transit, 13 people have died, 9 are missing and about 21511 people in 6111 households have been affected, of which nearly 6000 are still being housed in 99 evacuation sites. NDRRMC judgment "Compass" crossings and to give the country economic loss of 0.4938 billion Philippine peso (about 62.91 million yuan), suffered the most in the world of wei yi Rogozin area to achieve 0.2625 billion pesos (about 33.44 million billion yuan). At the same time, the Central Luzon, people Marlowe bar such as 4 zones, a… [Read more]
2021-10-13: According to a report by Chinanews.com on October 13, the typhoon "compass" hit the Philippines, bringing violent storms, causing mudslides and flooding villages and towns. Philippine authorities said on the 12th, "Compass" caused at least 11 deaths and 7 missing, more than 6500 people must be evacuated. It is reported that the "compass" swept through the Philippines when the highest sustained wind of 100 kilometers per hour, the storm caused the collapse of trees and power outages, some areas of the main roads and bridges were flooded by rain. The "compass" brought a lot of rain to the most populous island of Luzon in the Philippines. Pictures on social websites show that many areas are affected by rain. Cagayan provincial press officer Sen Ding (Rogelio Sending) told foreign media,… [Read more]
2021-10-13: In the past few days, the typhoon "compass" has hit the Philippines, bringing violent storms, causing mudslides and flooding villages and towns. Philippine authorities said on the 12th, "Compass" caused at least 11 deaths and 7 missing, more than 6500 people must be evacuated. It is reported that the "compass" swept through the Philippines when the highest sustained wind of 100 kilometers per hour, the storm caused the collapse of trees and power outages, some areas of the main roads and bridges were flooded by rain. The Philippine National Disaster Response Center said in inland mountain areas of class Ahmed Aboul Gheit province (Benguet) mudslide, killing at least 6 people were killed and two missing coastal card plus the province (Cagayan) 1 people have drowned. Western Palawan… [Read more]
2021-10-13: (Zaobao News) The Philippines will relax epidemic prevention restrictions, allowing more companies in the capital Manila to reopen from October 16th, and allow eligible international travelers who have completed the Covid vaccine to be vaccinated free of isolation after entry. Bloomberg reported that the president of the Republic of the Philippines, a spokesman for Locke on Wednesday (October 13 ri) issued a statement saying that Manila, the capital will relax the requirements for animal epidemic prevention, from October 16-31 into three alert. According to the guidelines previously published by the government, under this alert level, most companies will be able to operate with the original reception volume, while casinos, beauty salons and tourist attractions can be reopened with no… [Read more]

Last updated: 2021-10-29 05:08:05 Beijing Time

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