On this battlefield man has no better weapon than his intelligence, no other force but his heart
— José Rizal
  • Expatriamo

    Expatriamo nelle Filippine: il secondo arcipelago più grande al mondo

    Il numero di italiani interessati a trasferirsi nel bellissimo Paese asiatico è in forte crescita. Ecco tutto quello che c’è da sapere prima di fare la valigie e partire per le Filippine! La Repubblica Presidenziale delle Filippine attira oggi un numero interessante di turisti, imprenditori e cittadini privati italiani come dimostrano ...

  • Asean mulls plan to boost e-commerce in region

    SINGAPORE: Trade ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) this week discussed Singapore's proposal to develop a digital economy in the region, especially a framework to promote the use of e-commerce in the region, at their meeting in the city-state.

  • Philippines president sacks official over “excessive” travels

    President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday sacked a ranking Philippines government official for making excessive foreign travels mostly at government expense, a government spokesman said. Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque told  a news conference in Davao City in the southern Philippines that  Duterte sacked Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) administrator Marcial Amaro for ...

  • Asean-China FTA cuts tariffs on 400 more items

    Import tariffs on around 400 items traded between Asean and China will be cut to 0-5%, starting from Jan 1, 2018, as part of the continuing stages of the Asean-China free trade agreement (FTA). The pact is expected to help double trade value between the two sides to US$1 trillion ...

  • RCEP leaders hold first-ever summit

    MANILA: Leaders from 16 countries including China, India and Thailand began their first-ever summit yesterday to discuss an East Asian free trade deal that has been seen as a China-led rival to the Trans-Pacific Partnership that Japan has been trying to rejuvenate since the US withdrew earlier this year.

  • Accelerate climate action and raise ambition, urges UN chief

    Source: UN News Service Country: WorldAs the impact of climate change worsens, António Guterres has called on the global community to redouble efforts to help countries respond to climate shocks.10 November 2017 – As the impact of climate change worsens around the world, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called on the global ...