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Construction of Nickelodeon resort in Palawan to push through 

Development to be on land, not underwater Despite backlash from environmentalists and netizens, the construction of the Nickelodeon resort in Palawan will continue as planned, the property’s developer said. Developer Coral World Park Undersea Resorts Inc. (CWP) clarified that the … Continue reading

January 13, 2017

Trump invited to attend ASEAN summit in the Philippines

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has extended an invitation to United States President-elect Donald Trump to attend the upcoming Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit later this year. According to Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar, Trump’s office has acknowledged the … Continue reading

January 10, 2017

Deadline to sign up for health coverage in 2017 approaching

Affordable and invaluable health care is available for uninsured Californians in 2017. But the deadline to enroll is drawing near: Covered California’s open enrollment ends on Jan. 31. Those who enroll by Jan. 15 will have their coverage begin on … Continue reading

January 10, 2017

The Asian Journal’s 2016 roundup

A year of political surprises, uncertainty in US-PH relations and more.  With 2016 now behind us, the Asian Journal editorial team takes a look back at the top news stories of the past year. From the elections of Donald Trump … Continue reading

January 03, 2017

PH to assert int’l court ruling on South China Sea

Despite leading a diplomatic shift in favor of stronger relations with China, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday, December 29 recognized the authority of an international ruling which voids Beijing’s claims to most of the South China Sea. The president … Continue reading

December 31, 2016

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