Ardern says details of the encounter had become muddled in the retelling and there was actually no confusion on Trump's part
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'The window of opportunity on achieving the 1.5 degrees Celsius goal of the Paris Agreement is fast closing and any delay will result in the irreversible,' says Senator Loren Legarda as she delivers the Philippine statement
A rundown of the main concerns and activities of the ASEAN member-states at the 31st Summit in Manila
(2ND UPDATE) 'Imbes na mapag-usapan 'yung basura ng Canada na dinump sa atin, dinala niya 'yung usapan sa EJK na hindi pinag-uusapan ng superpowers like the United States, China, and even the EU because they feel that it's a local problem,' says Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III
Singapore's chairmanship for 2018 will have the tagline 'Resilient and Innovative'
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There will be an ad-hoc experts working group under the Senior Officials Meeting on Transnational Crime (SOMTC) to carry out the plans
In Bacolod City, about a hundred protesters troop to the Fountain of Justice for the national coordinated protest against US President Donald Trump, one of the leaders attending the 31st ASEAN Summit and Related Meetings in Manila
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President Rodrigo Duterte and Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev also witness the signing of a business deal between the Philippines' Global Ferronickel Holdings Inc and Russia's Vi Holding LLC
Speech of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at the opening of the 31st ASEAN Summit and Related Summits on Monday, November 13
Get to know who the dialogue partner VIPs attending the 31st ASEAN Summit and Related Summits are
The MMDA closed off two lanes along EDSA to be used exclusively by the 31st ASEAN Summit delegates' convoys
ASEAN nations and their allies outside the region gear up to discuss a range of topics: from North Korea's missiles to preventing terror attacks
Rappler places the spotlight on some of the spouses of the ASEAN leaders, from Brunei's Queen Saleha to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's long-time partner Honeylet Avanceña
Hun Sen's 32-year rule is seen as essentially authoritarian in a government accused of fraud, corruption and human rights violations
Health officials in the region have endorsed several proposed declarations to ASEAN leaders that they hope would be made by the end of the Manila Summit
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks at an informal dialogue that is the first of its kind between APEC and ASEAN
(UPDATED) Cambodia's Hun Sen and Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi are the first two leaders to land in the Philippines for the biggest ASEAN event this year
The Philippines ends its 2017 chairmanship of ASEAN with a landmark Summit in Manila, marking the regional bloc's 50th anniversary
According to 2018 US Congressional budget documents, some $5.3 million in assistance is allocated for the Philippine justice sector which may be used by the PNP to 'improve respect for human rights'
'We suggest that the government use its ASEAN chairmanship to rally our allies and friends to this end – for our people, for our fisherfolk,' senators say ahead of the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations Summit
Banks in Metro Manila release advisories on their operating hours for the duration of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit
The Senate will resume plenary deliberations on the proposed 2018 General Appropriations Act on November 16 and 17
The cancelled flights are between November 9 to 15 and are due to flight restrictions given by the government in the Manila and Subic Bay areas