Government taps ACC for ASEAN 2017 vehicles

MANILA, Feb. 25 - The Philippine government has appointed the Asian Carmakers Corporation (ACC) as the official premium mobility provider for the 2017 Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit. Executive Secretary Salvador… Read More

ASEAN meetings in Boracay successful, peaceful, says PNP

KALIBO, Aklan, Feb. 24 (PIA6) --  The ASEAN meetings held in Boracay Island from February 13-21 were successful and peaceful, according to the Philippine National Police (PNP).   In a radio interview, Police Regional Office 6… Read More

Tagalog News: DSWD, naghahanda na sa pagtulong sa ASEAN 2017

LUNGSOD NG DAGUPAN, Pebrero 24 (PIA) - Tuloy-tuloy ang isinasagawang paghahanda ng Department of Social Welfare and Development sa Rehiyon Uno sa pagtulong sa nalalapit na pagdiriwang ng ika-limampung taon ng Association of Southeast Asian Nations o… Read More

ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat: Charting the way forward for ASEAN Community building

MANILA, Feb. 23 - Foreign Affairs Secretary Perfecto Yasay, chair of the ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat in Boracay, said the Retreat served as the venue for the Ministers to discuss the way forward for ASEAN Community building, including the… Read More

Sec. Taguiwalo reiterates support for LGBTIQ rights in ASEAN SOGIE Caucus

​ Sec. Taguiwalo addressing the participants of the Regional Workshop to Promote Family Acceptance of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ) Persons in the ASEAN.   QUEZON CITY, Feb. 23 - Department… Read More

Foreign ministers look forward to ASEAN's 50th anniv

BORACAY, MALAY, AKLAN, February 22 (PIA6) --- Foreign ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are looking forward to the celebrations of the 50th anniversary of the organization this year. In a press briefing after the… Read More

ASEAN determined to finalize COC on South China Sea

By: Leonard T. Pineda I BORACAY, MALAY, AKLAN, Feb. 22 (PIA6) --- The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is more determined to come up with a Code of Conduct (COC) on the South China Sea (SCS), according to the Department of Foreign… Read More

ASEAN ICHR PH pushes for 2 major projects in 2017

    MANILA, Feb. 20 - The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) Philippines pushed for two major projects during the Philippines’ ASEAN Chairmanship this year during the 23rd Meeting of AICHR in… Read More

PH cuisine, destinations highlighted at 4th 'Of Rice and Roots Festival' in Vancouver

PHL CUISINE AND DESTINATIONS HIGHLIGHTED AT 4TH OF RICE AND ROOTS FESTIVAL   MANILA, Feb. 20 — The Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver showcased the best of Philippine tourism destinations and cuisine during the… Read More

DOH assistance desks, for ASEAN 2017 delegates and the public too

KALIBO, Aklan, Feb. 20 (PIA6) – Assistance desks posted by the Department of Health (DOH) at various points of entries like airports and jetty ports to serve delegates of ASEAN 2017 attending meetings in Boracay Island, Malay, Aklan also… Read More