Philippines

Duterte presence in Emperor’s enthronement to boost PH-Japan ties

Duterte presence in Emperor’s enthronement to boost PH-Japan ties By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   MANILA  (Philippines News Agency) — President Rodrigo Duterte’s attendance to the enthronement rites for Japanese Emperor Naruhito will further enhance the relations between Manila and Tokyo, Malacañang said on Tuesday. “The Philippine Government and the Filipino nation join the people of Japan … Continue reading

Philippines

China’s premier, Russian PM to attend Manila ASEAN meet in Nov

China’s premier, Russian PM to attend Manila ASEAN meet in Nov By Leslie Gatpolintan MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev are coming to Manila to attend the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit and Related Meetings next month. “United Nations Secretary General (António Guterres) has … Continue reading

British Columbia Province to open Trade and Investment Office in Manila
Uncategorized

British Columbia Province to open Trade and Investment Office in Manila

News Release BRITISH COLUMBIA TO OPEN TRADE AND INVESTMENT OFFICE IN MANILA​ Vancouver — The Government of British Columbia (BC), Canada, recently  announced it will be opening a trade and investment representative office in the Philippines as part of its “Asia strategy.” BC Minister of Justice and Attorney General Suzanne Anton, who represented BC Minister … Continue reading

Canada pledges support to developing APEC economies
Uncategorized

Canada pledges support to developing APEC economies

News Release Canada pledges support to developing APEC economies Manila, Philippines — The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced an initiative that will help reduce poverty in developing Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies by encouraging micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to expand into global and regional markets. The announcement was made on the margins … Continue reading