Articles with the tag "Duterte" (11)

The tiny Christian minority in Jolo, Philippines – a majority-Muslim area in an overwhelmingly Catholic nation – has seen renewed energy in its churches now that its faith has been “tested by fire,” Monsignor Romeo S. Saniel, vicar administrator of the Vicariate of Jolo, told Breitbart News in an interview on Tuesday.
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Chinese President Xi Jinping said China and the Philippines could take a "bigger step" in the joint development of oil and gas resources in the South China Sea if they can properly handle their dispute over sovereignty.
Read more at https://www.todayonline.com/world/chinas-xi-says-bigger-step-possible-offshore-oil-gas-development-philippines
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Published on 30/08/2019 by Puerto Parrot
Categories: Business, News and Events, Politics
Tags: China, Duterte, Philippines
The recommendation to close Boracay from tourists for 6 months – or until October – came from the Department of the Interior and Local Government. The Department of Tourism and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources had also called for a "total" closure, according to Senior Deputy Executive Secretary Menardo Guevarra.
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Published on 06/04/2018 by Papagei
Categories: Business, News and Events
Tags: Boracay, Duterte, President