August 06, 2020 3:24 pm
The Southeast Asian nation's economy shrank by 16.5% in April-June from the same period last year - the biggest slump in the government's quarterly GDP data dating back to 1981, the Philippine Statistics Authority said on Thursday.
February 07, 2014 12:06 pm
Crash happened in Bontoc, a resort town 280 kilometres north of Manila known for its mountainside rice terraces.
November 12, 2013 3:45 pm
Typhoon Haiyan,one of the strongest on record,tore a path through islands in Philippines.
November 12, 2013 1:05 am
President Aquino declares national calamity,deploys army; roads,airports and bridges destroyed.
November 11, 2013 9:41 am
Roads,airports,bridges damaged; death toll could rise once isolated coastal villages are reached.
November 10, 2013 10:54 am
Haiyan,the 30th and strongest typhoon to hit China this year,arrived at 6 pm on Saturday.
October 18, 2013 2:02 pm
Tourist island of Bohol,was the epicentre of Tuesday's quake,with most 160 people dead.
October 15, 2013 9:31 am
The quake was centered inland and did not cause a tsunami.
October 12, 2013 5:24 pm
More than 2,500 people were evacuated from coastal villages before the typhoon struck.