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Philippines 26 Mar 2020 | 7:00 AM

Philippine rebels declare ceasefire to heed UN chief’s call

COMMUNIST guerrillas in the Philippines said they would observe a ceasefire in compliance with the UN chief’s call for a global halt in armed clashes during the coronavirus pandemic.

AseanPlus News 14 Oct 2019 | 7:00 AM

Philippine military seeks to end insurgency by 2022

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY: The Philippine government aims to make the communist insurgency irrelevant by 2022, just before President Rodrigo Duterte bows out of office, the country’s top security official said.

AseanPlus News 17 Jul 2019 | 12:00 AM

Duterte outlaws catcalling

MANILA: The Philippine president has signed a Bill into law penalising a range of acts of sexual harassment including catcalling, wolf-whistling and persistent telling of sexual jokes, which pro-women’s groups have accused him of committing.

AseanPlus News 13 May 2019 | 12:32 AM

Philippines votes in polls expected to strengthen Duterte

Manila (AFP): Filipinos headed to the polls on Monday in a vote that is expected to strengthen President Rodrigo Duterte's grip on power, opening the way for him to deliver on pledges to restore the death penalty and rewrite the constitution.