Philippines

In Philippines’ tuna capital, fishermen are reeling from high fuel prices

The fishing industry in General Santos City is seeking help from the central government to cope with a spike in prices at the pump and inflation.

Gunman at-large after killing a former vice mayor in the Philippines

The slaying was the second one targeting a Filipino politician in less than three weeks.

Manila backs Senate bill to officially rename contested waters ‘West Philippine Sea’

If legislation goes through, the Philippines would join other countries with their own names for the South China Sea.

Philippines mourns passing of ‘Asia’s sprint queen’

Track superstar Lydia De Vega succumbs to breast cancer.

US lawmakers can’t talk to former Philippine senator jailed on drug charges

Congressional delegation visiting Manila must not interact with Leila de Lima at detention center, national police say.

Philippines mourns passing of ‘Asia’s sprint queen’

Track superstar Lydia De Vega succumbs to breast cancer.

Fuel price pain hits tuna industry in the Philippines