Asia

Duterte

Rodrigo Duterte is said to be visiting Japan by the end of May to appear in the annual Future of Asia conference. With sought out intentions to expand Manila’s bilateral ties with Tokyo. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo confirmed on Tuesday, “What I know is the invitation was personally carried here by the representative of the prime minister and according to what I heard also is that when the President accepted

dog

After she was bitten by a puppy she rescued while on vacation in the Philippines, a 24-year-old Norwegian woman from rabies died this week. While on vacation with friends In February, Birgitte Kallestad discovered a “helpless” puppy on the side of the road during one of their scooter rides. “Birgitte put the puppy in a basket and brought him home. She cleaned it and cared for it and to her

uber

To support its operations all across the globe, Uber Technologies Inc. on Thursday launched its second facility in the Philippines. Uber’s $1.5-million Center of Excellence is located along McArthur Highway in Mabalacat, Pampanga. The 2,919-square-meter facility will employ 165 customer service specialists who will provide world-class support, 24/7, to Uber community. “The Philippines is already home to Uber’s largest Center of Excellence globally, and I’m delighted to unveil our second