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More and more women are becoming farmers and transforming agriculture

Agriculture is traditionally considered a man’s field, with women typically just in the background. However, women have also played critical roles in farm production, from egg and butter sales to victory gardens, to growing food for the family.

Australian envoy thanks PH for support as defense partner in Indo-Pacific

Australia has announced its plans to purchase several nuclear-powered submarines from the US, which its top diplomat in the Philippines said would boost Canberra's defense posture in the Indo-Pacific region.

UK Supreme Court backs Ukraine over Russian 'duress' loan

LONDON, United Kingdom - Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky declared a "decisive victory" over Russia in a UK court after judges ruled Wednesday that a long-running financial dispute can go to a full trial.

​PH backs AUKUS submarine deal; says it promotes regional stability

The Philippines is apparently supportive of the deal as Manila, according to DFA, "remains committed to strengthening our existing bilateral security arrangements in the region."

A​ustralia to PH: Cooperation​ with IAEA on nuclear safety assured

Australia has assured the Philippines that it will cooperate with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) as it pushes through with its purchase of several nuclear-powered agency from Western allies.

Rolls-Royce wins UK funds for 'Moon' nuclear reactors

LONDON, United Kingdom - British aerospace giant Rolls-Royce said Friday it had secured UK funding to develop small nuclear reactors that could provide power on the Moon.

FL Liza Marcos hosts lady envoys for Women’s Month

First Lady Liza Marcos hosted women ambassadors in the presidential residence for the celebration of Women’s Month, United Kingdom (UK) Ambassador to Manila Laura Beaufils shared in a Twitter post on Friday, March 17.

UK welcomes Locsin as new PH envoy

British Ambassador to the Philippines Laure Beaufils has welcomed former Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Teddy Boy Locsin to the United Kingdom as he assumed his new post as the Philippines top diplomat there.

Protests in London as Israel's Netanyahu meets UK PM

LONDON, United Kingdom - Hundreds of protesters rallied Friday outside Downing Street in central London to heckle the arrival of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for a meeting with his British counterpart Rishi Sunak.

PH, UK keen on increasing maritime cooperation amid ‘thriving’ ties

The Philippines and the United Kingdom (UK) reaffirmed their commitment to strengthen already “thriving” ties as high-ranking officials agreed last week to “work more closely” on “mutual priorities” that include maritime cooperation and regional stability.

UK's first LGBT+ retirement community to open in London

Britain's first LGBT+ retirement community is to open in London later this year, after securing a multi-million-pound loan from the city's mayor, a housing association announced on Tuesday.