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Direct flights between PH and Morocco expected soon

Direct flights between PH and Morocco expected soon

Sep. 10 | Image by Julian Hacker from Pixabay The Philippines and the Kingdom of Morocco are negotiating an air service agreement (ASA) that will soon allow direct flights between the two countries. The ASA will pave the way for the two countries’ respective...

Duterte requires advance clearance of foreign ships passing through PH waters

Duterte requires advance clearance of foreign ships passing through PH waters

Aug. 22 | Image by Thomas H. from Pixabay President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered all foreign vessels passing through the Philippines’ territorial waters to notify concerned government authorities and get advance clearance from them, according to presidential spokesperson...

PH-Rwanda air service deal to bolster bilateral connectivity

PH-Rwanda air service deal to bolster bilateral connectivity

Jul. 27 | Image by confused_me from Pixabay The Philippines and Rwanda have signed their first air pact, seen to increase air connectivity between the two countries. After two days of negotiations, the Philippine air negotiation panel, led by the Department of...

Foreigners can now stay in Subic without a visa for 14 days

Foreigners can now stay in Subic without a visa for 14 days

Dec. 28 | Foreign nationals, including cruise ship passengers, may now enter Subic Bay Freeport Zone and stay for 14 days without a visa and leave via the Freeport’s piers and wharves after President Rodrigo Duterte signed an executive order (EO) granting the...

PH wins Hague case vs China over South China Sea

PH wins Hague case vs China over South China Sea

Jul. 13 | The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) has unanimously ruled in favor of the Philippines in the case the nation filed against China over conflicting claims on the South China Sea. The intergovernmental organization based in The Hague, Netherlands on...

BOC slaps smuggling raps vs importer of waste from Canada; PH to file diplomatic protest

BOC slaps smuggling raps vs importer of waste from Canada; PH to file diplomatic protest

Jul. 31 | The Philippine government will file a diplomatic protest with the Canadian government over imports of solid wastes from Canada. This after the Bureau of Customs (BOC) on July 30 filed smuggling charges at the Department of Justice against Nelson Manio,...