Philippine Daily Inquirer (Philippines)

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - “I would never do it to Trump, because he’s a very nice person,” Duterte said in an interview with Russian television network aired Friday, after recalling how former US President Barack Obama end up at the receiving end of his vulgar language.

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - President Rodrigo Duterte will decline the invitation of US President Donald Trump to attend the US-Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) summit to be held in Las Vegas this March, he said.

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - According to a recent survey China’s growing political and economic influence in Southeast Asia has become a major concern in the region, but nowhere is that unease stronger than in the Philippines.

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - ​Watercolor drawings from the Franciscan archives in Madrid depict the 1749 eruption that blew off Taal’s conical form, creating today’s lake crater where volcanologists say a major eruption may happen any time.

MANILA (Philippines Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Donald Trump, the US President has invited Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and 11 other leaders of the Asean to a summit to be held in Las Vegas in March.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The long-term consequences of war are difficult to calculate. Yet this truism does not prevent some individuals, groups, or nations from edging toward it. 

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Reid Foundation gave a breakdown of the expenses that construction firms spend on average in putting up new infrastructure for both the public and the private sectors.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - If the Taal Volcano alert is raised to 5, a volcanic tsunami is possible, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) warned Monday.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The government has ordered the evacuation of residents in nearby villages and ask tourists to leave the Tagaytay, Batangas and Cavite areas as picturesque Taal Volcano belched steam, ash and small rocks on Sunday.

MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Roy Cimatu, Environment Secretary, who was tasked by President Rodrigo Duterte to coordinate the evacuation of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) from the Middle East amid US-Iran tensions, has told Filipinos in Qatar to stay away from US bases.