Daily Archives: 3 years ago

PHL should get used to China’s peaceful reclamation projects

English-language Chinese government-run newspaper Global Times said in an editorial, “Vietnam and the Philippines should get used to China’s island-construction in the South China Sea.” The publication’s writer added that United States who is becoming bias should stay balance and fair when dealing with South China Sea affairs. “The US is even more unwelcome when […]

After eight decades, PHL defeats Indonesia

After 80 long years, Philippines finally defeated Indonesia in a football match, a first after 1934. During a group stage match of the 2014 AFF Suzuki Cup in Vietnam, Philippine Azkals overpowered Indonesia’s Merah Putih. The match concluded with 4-0 with Phil Younghusband, Manny Ott, Martin Steuble, and Rob Gier scoring for the Azkals. In […]

Two Vietnamese frigates in PHL, a first of its kind

Two warships of Vietnam People’s Navy are in the country for a three-day goodwill visit. Dinh Tien Hoang (HQ-011) and Ly Thai To (HQ-012) arrived Monday, November 24 and will stay in the Philippines until Wednesday, November 26. These two warships are carrying approximately 200 officers and crews. Dinh Tien Hoang (HQ-011) and Ly Thai […]

Field Artillery Battalion deployed to boost offense against Abu Sayyafs

Army Artillery Regiment of Philippine Army send-off a support unit to boost offensive efforts against the terror group Abu Sayyaf and other lawless elements in Zamboanga, Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi. 8th Field Artillery Battalion, a newly formed battalion, will provide support to deployed troops under the command of Lt. Col. Jeffrey Cabansay. The battalion was […]

Barack Obama confesses love to Meryl Streep

The President of the United States, Barack Obama declared publicly that he is in love although not directly referring to Michelle Obama pointing out that the woman knew, said Monday afternoon.    During the Awarding of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest civilian honor of the nation, the president quoted saying, “I love Meryl […]