World | Associated Press | Sunday September 14, 2014
Rescuers saved about 100 people overnight and recovered two bodies from a ferry that sank in rough seas after encountering steering trouble in the central Philippines, officials said on Sunday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 7, 2013
Gunmen aboard a speedboat shot dead five members of a fishing crew in a mysterious attack in the seas of the southern Philippines, the coast guard said Saturday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 15, 2013
Taiwan on Wednesday recalled its envoy to the Philippines, froze applications for work permits and ordered military exercises in waters between the two sides to press its demand for an apology for the shooting death of a Taiwanese fisherman.
World | Associated Press | Thursday October 11, 2012
The Philippine coast guard has said that nine fishermen are missing after venturing out to fish near a disputed shoal in the South China Sea.