Daily Archives: 3 years ago

Korina Sanchez declared persona non grata in Japan a fake news

A satirical and fictional news website posted an article today about Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe declaring Filipino news reporter Korina Sanchez a persona non grata. The said fake news was spread over social networking sites. According to the satire news provider, Abe wholeheartedly declared Korina Sanchez as an unwelcome person anywhere in Japan for […]

US, Japan, Australia, Singapore help assess Hagupit damage

United States Embassy in Manila extends US government’s deepest condolence “for the loss of life and devastation caused by Typhoon Ruby.” U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), USAID’s Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance and the U.S. military have contacted their Philippine government counterparts and are “ready to provide assistance to the Philippine authorities at their […]

Secretary Mar Roxas not hurt

Malacanang Palace is thankful that Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas was not hurt in a motorcycle accident while on his way to Dolores, Eastern Samar from Borongan. The said route is approximately 65-kilometer drive. Let us not give color. We are thankful Secretary Mar was not hurt, Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said. […]

Globe offers free call for Filipinos abroad

Globe Telecommunications Inc. is offering Filipinos from Spain, UK, Saudi Arabia, Canada, Singapore, Hong Kong, USA, and Italy free call to their families residing in areas affected by typhoon Ruby, internationally known as Hagupit, in the Philippines. “We realize how important it is for our kababayans abroad to get in touch with their families especially […]

President Aquino travelling to South Korea this week

President Benigno Aquino III will be attending the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-Republic of Korea Summit 25th Anniversary Commemorative Summit in South Korea on December 11 to 12. According to Department of Foreign Affairs, President Aquino and ASEAN leaders will deliver message based on the theme “Building Trust, Bringing Happiness”. Two sessions will be […]