MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine court has convicted an Indonesian militant and two Filipino extremists for their role in a 2002 mall bombing that killed at least 12 people and signaled the start of the alliance of two of Southeast Asia’s most violent terrorist groups. Judge Leili Cruz-Suarez said in her ruling handed down...
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines is unlikely to meet its 2014 growth target after the economy’s expansion slowed to 5.3 percent in the third quarter. Growth was dragged down by a decline in agriculture and slower expansion in services and industry. The economy grew 6.4 percent in the previous quarter. Economic Planning Secretary Arsenio...
Those who are still belittling Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte as a viable presidential contender in the Philippines should no longer second guess his political astuteness....
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines has lifted a ban against nine Hong Kong-based journalists, following criticism from media and Hong Kong's government....
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine military spokeswoman says government forces killed at least five Abu Sayyaf gunmen and seized their camp after a clash in an ongoing offensive in the southern Philippines....
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