Ikea mulls opening branch in PH

November 30, 2019
Aside from IKEA’s normal business operations, its executives and the Embassy officials exchanged ideas on how the company can engage the Filipino community through various options ranging from youth and women empowerment, helping local small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs), environmental protection. and support for natural disaster preparedness efforts.

China allays fears on nat’l grid control

November 28, 2019
In a regular press briefing in Beijing on Wednesday, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said “to my knowledge, the State Grid Corporation of China (SGCC) took part in the Transco project as a cooperation partner, providing safe, efficient and high-quality electricity services.”

Duterte sets trip to Busan for summit

November 22, 2019
THE Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) yesterday confirmed that President Rodrigo Duterte is attending the two-day Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)–Republic of Korea (ROK) Commemorative Summit and other side events next week in Busan, South Korea.

Teddyboy defends Sal

November 20, 2019
“MEDIA is fortunate in having Sal (Salvador Panelo) who loves engaging them. We never contradicted each other,” Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. said in defense of the Presidential Spokesperson who was recently criticized for speaking on Philippine foreign policy.