Tug-o-war: Beijing vs Washington

Tug-o-war: Beijing vs Washington

On Aug. 6, the highest official in President Joe Biden’s administration, Secretary of State Antony Blinken, will make a brief pitstop in Manila before traveling to South Africa and Rwanda.Blinken will actually come from Phnom Penh where he will attend the first...
State of the Nation

State of the Nation

Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. has lofty ambitions for the country.He actually outlined his plans, focusing on the economy, education and health, particularly on the long-neglected agriculture sector.About 10 percent of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP)...
Monkeypox

Monkeypox

Alarmed by the spread of monkeypox in at least 75 countries, the World Health Organization (WHO) has declared that the viral disease is a public health emergency of international concern, as more than 16,000 cases have been reported outside the central and western...