THE PHILIPPINES

THE PHILIPPINES

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  1. Philippines golden rice

    Philippines approves GMO 'golden rice' for commercial production

    The Philippines became the world's first country Friday to approve the commercial production of genetically modified "golden rice" that experts ...
  2. A view of Makati skyline in Manila

    Philippines maintains GDP growth targets for 2021 and 2022

    The Philippines has maintained its economic growth targets for this year and 2022 despite threats posed by the more contagious Delta coronavirus ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte addresses the resident Filipino community at a co

    Philippines' Duterte 'seriously thinking' about VP race

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday gave the strongest hint yet that he might seek the vice presidency in next year's election, ...
  4. Shopee Brand Memberships programme

    More perks, bigger savings: Shopee Premium brands launch loyalty programmes

    Shopee has announced the launch of its Brand Memberships programme. Similar to a loyalty programme, shoppers can enjoy perks on Shopee Premium ...
  5. Taal volcano has been belching sulphur dioxide for several days, creating a thick haze over Manila

    More than 2,000 flee as Philippine volcano spews toxic gas

    More than 2,000 people have fled from a volcano eruption that has filled the air near the Philippine capital with toxic gas, officials said Saturday.
  6. FILE PHOTO: Philippines' Duterte delivers his State of the Nation address at the House of Repr

    Philippines' Duterte challenges Pacquiao to expose corruption

    Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said on Monday (Jun 28) that Emmanuel "Manny" Pacquiao should name corrupt government offices to prove that ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Logos of Sumitomo Corp are seen after the company's initiation ceremony at its hea

    Japan's Sumitomo Mitsui to take 5per cent stake in Philippine bank RCBC

    Japan's Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group said it agreed to invest around 10 billion yen (US$90.3 million) in Philippine bank Rizal Commercial ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Vaccination against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Taguig, Metro Manila

    Philippines' Duterte threatens those who refuse the COVID-19 vaccine with jail

    President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to jail people who refuse to be vaccinated against the coronavirus as the Philippines battles one of Asia's ...