Month: April 2017

US Embassy warns citizens of possible kidnappings in Central Visayas

MANILA, Philippines — The US Embassy in Manila has issued a travel advisory for the Central Visayas, citing “unsubstantiated yet credible” information of possible kidnapping threats. In a security message on its website, the US Embassy said it has received...

EDITORIAL- Uncompetitive

When the country is ranked seventh out of nine in Southeast Asia in a particular performance index, government officials should start worrying. The latest Travel and Competitiveness Report drawn up by the World Economic Forum rated the Philippines ahead of only Laos...