The Chinese national arrived in Cebu City from Wuhan, China, via Hong Kong on January 20, Health Undersecretary Eric Domingo said in a briefing.
Philippines security investigating a deadly twin bombing at a church on a predominantly Muslim southern island are zeroing in on what they say is an affiliate of the militant Abu Sayyaf Group.
Catriona Gray from the Philippines was crowned Miss Universe on Monday, the fourth time the Southeast Asian country has won the international beauty pageant.
About 1,500 women, some of them wearing tiaras and superhero T-shirts, sat on the vast floor of a Manila stadium and let their babies suckle to the beat of dance music.
He apologized at the height of a months-long diplomatic row over the treatment of domestic workers.
Kuwait on Wednesday ordered the ambassador from the Philippines to leave within a week and recalled its own envoy for consultations.
Kuwait has ordered the Philippines’ ambassador to leave the Gulf Arab state within a week and recalled its envoy in Manila for consultations.
The regulation, which will cover issuance and registration of cryptocurrencies, is expected to be finalised this year, said Emilio Aquino, SEC commissioner in charge of enforcement and investor protection.
Spectacular lava "fireworks" shooting from its crater are drawing tourists to the Philippines' most active volcano.
Activity was especially strong in Europe, lifting bond yields there and driving the euro up.
Twenty pilgrims from the same extended family were killed Monday in a head-on bus collision while travelling to Christmas Day mass in the northern Philippines.
Some 200 people have been killed in the southern Philippines after a tropical storm battered the archipelago nation's second-largest island.
Thirty-seven people were believed killed in a fire that engulfed a shopping mall in the southern Philippine city of Davao.
A Philippine ferry with 251 people on board capsized during bad weather on Thursday off an island near the capital, Manila.
Rescuers used bulldozers to dig through mountains of mud in the eastern Philippines to search for over 30 people missing after a powerful storm triggered landslides on the weekend
Landslides triggered by Tropical Storm Kai-Tak have killed 26 people and 23 more are missing in the eastern Philippines, authorities said Sunday.
Tata gives hand signals for his men to drop to the rainforest floor as the searing whine of a chainsaw fades.
There is a “strong likelihood” Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will lift a suspension on police from his war on drugs.
The war in Philippine's Marawi city saw Islamist insurgents execute civilian, while military air strikes killed non-combatants, an Amnesty International report said.
The issue of human rights and alleged extrajudicial killings in the Philippines was not discussed during a meeting on Monday.