Gulf Times - Philippines
Qatar committed to enhance ties with Philippines: FM

Qatar committed to enhance ties with Philippines: FM

The Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte met on Wednesday with HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani in Manila.

Philippine bride wins hearts after defying storm

Philippine bride wins hearts after defying storm

Delos Angeles is all smiles as she walks through brown floodwaters in a white gown and veil before her suited groom clad in flip-flops takes her to the altar.

Amir’s visit to Asean states to forge closer bilateral ties

Amir’s visit to Asean states to forge closer bilateral ties

Dato Ahmad Fadil bin Shamsuddin cited the Amir’s state visits to Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore in 2017, which paved the way to strengthen bilateral relations and close co-operation in various fields.

Philippines basketball team pulls out of Asian Games

Philippines basketball team pulls out of Asian Games

Basketball's governing body FIBA suspended 10 players and two coaches from the Philippines national squad over the melee.

Philippine leader says peace law granting Muslim self-rule signed

Philippine leader says peace law granting Muslim self-rule signed

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday said he has signed a law which grants expanded autonomy for the mainly Catholic nation's Muslim south, a key step to ending one of Asia's longest and deadliest conflicts.

Six killed in week of heavy rains in the Philippines

Six killed in week of heavy rains in the Philippines

More than 12,000 people were also forced to flee their homes due to floods, according to the national disaster risk management council.

Philippines issues new order to expel Australian nun

Philippines issues new order to expel Australian nun

Sister Patricia Fox, 71, has been accused of illegally engaging in political activism as the government cracks down on foreign critics on its soil.

Filipino Pacquiao wins 60th career fight with seventh round knockout

Filipino Pacquiao wins 60th career fight with seventh round knockout

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao on Sunday scored a knockout victory against Argentinian fighter Lucas Matthysse in Malaysia, his first stoppage win in almost a decade.

Two Filipinas kidnapped in Iraq freed

Two Filipinas kidnapped in Iraq freed

Two women from the Philippines kidnapped in Iraq on Saturday have been freed, the Diyala province police chief said on Sunday.

Philippines' Duterte vows to resign if anyone can prove God exists

Philippines' Duterte vows to resign if anyone can prove God exists

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to resign if anyone can prove to him that God exists, barely two weeks after causing public outrage for calling God stupid.

Philippines mayor known for parading drug suspects shot dead

Philippines mayor known for parading drug suspects shot dead

A Philippine city mayor who paraded drug suspects before being later accused of involvement in the illegal trade himself, was shot dead on Monday during a flag ceremony, police said.

Philippine ex-leader Aquino charged in budget case

Philippine ex-leader Aquino charged in budget case

The money became a source of controversy during Aquino's term from 2010-2016, with critics claiming he used it to barter for favours from legislators.