At least 37 people are believed to have perished in a fire that tore through a shopping mall in the southern Philippine city of Davao,
Fitch raises the Philippines’ sovereign rating by one level despite the deadly drug war.
Philippine president encourages to import Cambodian rice to ramp up trade and investment between the two Asean nations.
Donald Trump forges a “great relationship” with President Rodrigo Duterte, who only a year ago had cursed “son of a bitch” Barack Obama.
Duterte has joked about rape, insulted the pope and baffled friends and foes with often contradictory public statements.
Rodrigo Duterte’s critics and allies in the Senate vow to block a move to slash the annual budget of a public-funded human rights agency.
Philippine lawmakers and Rodrigo Duterte vote to allocate an annual budget of 1,000 pesos to the Commission on Human Rights
Rodrigo Duterte is ruling out the possibility of allowing Islamic State-linked militants to flee a city in exchange for hostages.
The Philippine police chief denies any policy to kill drug suspects.
Rodrigo Duterte announces “dead or alive” bounties worth $40,000 for accused policemen.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte describes North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as a “fool” and a “son of a bitch”.