Updated : 6 days, 8 hours ago IST
Manila [Philippines], September 18 (ANI/Sputnik): Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte extended on Friday the state of calamity over COVID-19 by one year to September 2021.
Updated : 6 days, 15 hours ago IST
Manila [The Philippines], Sep 18 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is committed to partnering with developing economies in Asia and the Pacific to achieve their recovery goals from the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic, President Masatsugu Asakawa said in an address to ADB's boar
Updated : 1 week ago IST
Manila [The Philippines], Sep 17 (ANI): More than 40 finance and health ministers and deputy ministers from across Asia and the Pacific on Thursday stressed the importance of universal health coverage (UHC) and the need for stronger collaboration to mobilise healthcare financing.
Updated : 1 week, 2 days ago IST
Manila [The Philippines], September 15 (ANI): India's economy is expected to contract by 9 per cent this year -- worse than the 4 per cent contraction it had forecast three months ago, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said on Tuesday.
Updated : 1 week, 3 days ago IST
Manila [The Philippines], September 14 (ANI): The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has reinforced the need for stronger and more strategic partnerships in Asia and the Pacific, Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Masatsugu Asakawa said at the launch of a new report released on Mond
Updated : 2 weeks, 4 days ago IST
Manila [Philippines] September 7 (ANI/Sputnik): A magnitude 6.3 earthquake occurred in the vicinity of the coast of the Philippines, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC) said on Sunday.
Manila [Philippines], September 6 (ANI/Xinhua): An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 jolted 18 km ENE of Talagutong in the southern Philippines at 15:23 GMT on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.
Updated : 3 weeks ago IST
Manila [The Philippines], September 3 (ANI/Xinhua): The Philippines reported 1,987 new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, the lowest daily increase in more than one month in the Southeast Asian country.
Updated : 3 weeks, 3 days ago IST
Manila [Philippines], August 31 (ANI): In a strong message to China, the Philippines have made it clear that it would turn to the US for military help during ongoing flare-ups between Manila and Beijing in the South China Sea.
Updated : 3 weeks, 6 days ago IST
New Delhi [India] Aug 28 (ANI/Digpu): Singapore has over the years emerged as a top International Finance Centre (IFC) and the Singapore Exchange (SGX) has found a successful niche in licensing of indices from other jurisdictions such as China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Taiwan, Malaysia, Tha
Updated : 4 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Manila [The Philippines], Aug 26 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) returned to US dollar bond market with the pricing of a three billion dollars five-year global bond proceeds of which will be part of ADB's ordinary capital resources.
Updated : 1 month ago IST
Manila [Philippines], August 24 (ANI/Xinhua): At least nine people were killed and 17 others wounded in twin blasts in Sulu province in the southern Philippines on Monday, the military and police said.