Rodrigo Duterte and Wang Yi
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte (2nd R) welcoming China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi (L) during a courtesy call at the Malacanang Palace in Manila. Richard MADELO / Presidential Photo Department / AFP
Nation

China to donate half a million vaccines

MANILA, Jan 16, 2021 (AFP) - Beijing's top diplomat pledged Saturday to donate half a million coronavirus vaccine shots to the Philippines, Manila officials said -- despite growing resistance there
Trump International Hotel and Tower
Trump International Hotel and Tower in Chicago, Illinois. Donald Trump shot to prominence with a business empire that bears his name, but after four years of political tumult capped by his supporters' violent attack on the Capitol, the US president's brand stands tarnished, threatening his businesses, experts say. KAMIL KRZACZYNSKI / AFP
World

Trump brand tarnished after bruising presidency and Capitol attack

NEW YORK, Jan 17, 2021 (AFP) - Donald Trump shot to prominence with a business empire that bears his name, but after four years of political tumult capped by his