Published: May 27, 2022
In his first foreign policy pronouncement, Ferdinand Marcos Jr on Thursday said he would uphold a 2016 decision by the Hague-based Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) that favoured Manila’s diplomatic protest against Beijing’s sweeping claims in the South China Sea.
Published: May 25, 2022
Presumptive Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jr said he has met with Washington’s top diplomat in the country and discussed the “re-signing or the extension” of the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) between the Philippines and the United States.
Published: May 19, 2022
Philippines President-elect Ferdinand Marcos Jr said his country’s relations with China will expand and shift to a higher gear under his administration, while Beijing has assured him of its support for his “independent foreign policy”.
Published: May 11, 2022
With a campaign lacking in details on how the perceived winner in the May 9 polls intends to manage the Philippines economy, the private sector has shifted into a wait-and-see mode until former senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr outlines his plans and names his economic team.
Published: May 10, 2022
Ferdinand Marcos Jr, the son of the Philippines dictator deposed in a 1986 popular uprising, thanked his supporters on Monday after winning the presidential election by a huge margin, according to unofficial results, marking a stunning comeback for the country's most famous political dynasty.
Published: May 09, 2022
Philippine residents headed to cast their ballots on Monday (May 9), after polls opened in the country's most divisive presidential election in decades, with the prospect of a once-unthinkable return to the rule of the Marcos family, 36 years after they were toppled in a "people power" uprising.
Published: May 03, 2022
MANILA, Philippines — There was almost zero movement in the latest Pulse Asia presidential survey held from April 16 to 21, as former senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. still leads with 56 percent of the respondents choosing him.