Ferdinand Marcos

Marcos Jr says Philippines to uphold South China Sea ruling

China claims almost all of the resource-rich waterway, through which trillions of dollars in trade passes annually, with competing claims from the Philippines, Brunei, Malaysia, Taiwan and Vietnam.

published on : 26th May 2022

Marcos Jr proclaimed next Philippine president with huge win

The Senate and House of Representatives also declared that his separately elected vice presidential running mate, Sara Duterte, had won by a wide margin.

published on : 26th May 2022

Ferdinand Marcos Jr claims victory in Philippine election

With an initial count almost complete, Marcos Jr has secured over 56 per cent of the vote and more than double the tally of his nearest rival, liberal Leni Robredo.

published on : 11th May 2022

Filipino martial law victims challenge Ferdinand Marcos' election bid

Ferdinand Marcos placed the Philippines under martial rule in 1972, a year before his term was to expire.

published on : 17th November 2021

US-Philippines relations: A look back

Here are five things to know about relations between the United States and one of its oldest allies in Asia.

published on : 13th November 2017