Highlights / Rodrigo Duterte

Economy, Environment & Animal Life, International

The Canada-Philippines Garbage War finally peters out

The dispute between Canada and the Philippines about garbage shipments that began six years ago appears to be just about over. On Saturday morning a ship carrying 69 containers of rotting garbage will pull into Vancouver Harbour to deposit what »

Health, International

Garbage dispute: Manila recalls its ambassador

The dispute between Canada and the Philippines over garbage shipments in 2013 and 2014 escalated overnight. “At midnight last night, letters for the recall of our ambassador and consults to Canada went out,” Philippine Foreign Secretary Teddy Locsin Jr. said »