Bogdanov, Haddad discuss situation in Syria

Special representative of the Russian President, Deputy Foreign Minister Michael Bogdanov discussed on Thursday with the Syrian Ambassador in Moscow Riad Haddad the situation in Syria and cooperation between the two countries. “The two sides discussed the...

No order to free ex-mayor Sanchez: SC

There is no order to release former Calauan, Laguna mayor Antonio Sanchez from prison, the Supreme Court (SC) clarified on Friday. "The Supreme Court did not order the release of Mayor Sanchez in its recent decision in the consolidated cases," SC spokesman Brian Keith...

PH to accede to Hague Service Convention

The Philippines will soon accede to the Hague Service Convention, a treaty that simplifies the process of serving court documents on parties living in another state, Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Eduardo Malaya bared Thursday. The future accession of the country to...

S. Korean firm bags PH frigate upgrade deal

A South Korean defense manufacturer has won the contract for the Philippine Navy’s Del Pilar Class Frigate Upgrade Project to beef up the ship’s electronic capabilities and patrolling operations, the Department of National Defense said on Friday. Based on...

Liberal Democrat MEPs not on a summer break?

Ten Members of the European Parliament have written to the European External Action Service (EEAS) on the sensitive issue of Kashmir. What was not mentioned in the letter however, was that all ten contributors are from the UK’s Liberal Democratic party. This...

100 Tasks for Entrepreneurs

Europe is under-supporting and undervaluing its Entrepreneurs Entrepreneurship always gets a capital E when I am discussing it because Entrepreneurs are the backbone of the economy. The European Commission states that its small to medium sized enterprises (SMEs)...

Latest Donbas truce proves most effective – OSCE

The current truce in Donbas has proved to be effective, according to Martin Sajdik, the special representative of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) in the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on Ukraine. "The truce agreed by the TCG and in...

Israeli warplanes bombard several locations in Gaza

Israeli aircraft bombed positions in the Gaza Strip on the pretext of retaliating to launch a rocket towards the settlements of Gaza envelope. The Israeli warplanes bombed yesterday evening a Palestinian naval position under the pretext of responding to the launch of...

UAE leads Asia to regain global leadership in karate

- Razouki: 5 main themes of the comprehensive Renaissance project and "empowerment" password. - September meeting adopts working mechanisms and launches UAE era in AFC leadership. - Dubai has become the nervous system to lead the game in the Arab region and the yellow...

PH Navy wants 2 more Korean-made ships

The Philippine Navy (PN) is still looking to acquire two more "Pohang"-class corvettes to add to its fleet, an official said Wednesday. "Yes, the PN is 'looking and hoping' for two more 'Pohang' vessels to ensure that we have at least three ships in its class and it...

Pakistan is drowning in its debt

The Pakistani Rupee (Rs) has settled at Rs160 to the US dollar ($), falling over 32% in just one year. At the end of March 2019, Pakistan’s total debt and liabilities reached Rs35.094 trillion and has continued to rise with the country’s budget deficit....

Pakistan manipulated by wealthier powers

China, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, and even Iran, each hold their own form of sway over the Islamic Republic of Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan, his country, his government, and his military. In most of the recent cases, it is...

Completed Unsan Catfish Plant

Unsan Catfish Plant was completed. Another material foundation that can contribute to improving the dietary life of the people of the country is the construction of a catfish factory with a comprehensive command room, an outdoor feeding pond, a natural feeding farm,...