Philippines and Tuvalu: 16 years of formal diplomatic relations

Today, September 23, we celebrate 16 years of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the Philippines and Tuvalu.   12 Things You Need To Know About The Philippines and Tuvalu Tuvalu is formerly known as the Ellice Islands, it is a Polynesian island nation located in the Pacific Ocean, about midway between Hawaii and Australia. Majority of… Read More »

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Philippines and Chad: 58 years of diplomatic relations

Today, September 22, we celebrate 58 years of the establishment of formal diplomatic relations between the Philippines and Chad.   12 Things You Need To Know About Chad Chad is a landlocked country in north-central Africa. It is bordered by Libya to the north, Sudan to the east, the Central African Republic to the south, Cameroon and Nigeria… Read More »

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September 22, 1762: The British fleet entered Manila Bay

On the evening of September 22, 1762, the British fleet entered Manila Bay. As part of the Seven Years War in Europe, the city was captured by the British that year until 1764, when it was returned to Spain following the Treaty of Paris of 1763.

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P16-M worth smuggled onions busted

Through the directive of the commissioner of customs to alert all incoming shipment of consignees with smuggling record, another shipment of ASD Total Package Enterprises Inc. suspected to contain misdeclared agricultural products was intercepted at the Manila International Container Port.   The eight suspected containers arrived at the Manila International Container Port (MICP) on august 14, 2018, was… Read More »

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Newly-installed Floating Docks in El Nido Now Ready for Tourists

The installation of modular floating docks in El Nido is a pioneering project of the Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprise Zone Authority (TIEZA) in El Nido, Palawan aimed at providing better and safer tourist experience.   “We want tourists to be safe wherever they go and this is the start.” TIEZA Chief Operating Officer Pocholo Paragas said as he… Read More »

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