Philippine Department Of Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert Del Rosario summoned the Chinese envoy in Manila, Ma Keqing, to voice concern over the latest maritime confrontation between the two countries.
China has claimed historical sovereignty over the disputed Spratly group of islands in the South China Sea.
A more virulent type of the fungus known as Fusarium wilt emerged last month and quickly began spreading through plantations in the southern region of Mindanao, Philippines where most of the country’s banana exports come from.
Last year, some 120,000 passengers passed through the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal spending roughly US$ 30 million dollars in New York, according to city officials.
Twenty six gecko species are found only in the Philippines, which also has eight other varieties that are also found elsewhere, according to Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Ramon Paje.
A team of Italian expedition lead by geologist Leonardo Piccini from the University of Florence has discovered the bones of extinct sea cow species that lived about 20 million years ago.
Akapulko, whose scientific name is Cassia alata L, is one shrub plant that is common in the Philippines.
Plastic makers in the Philippines have now found a solution to convert their products from non-biodegradable to biodegradable.
Root crops are important in developing tropical countries like the Philippines. They are source of food and income to farmers.
Candaba, a low lying area and a town in Pampanga, Philippines, is known for its swamps and a refuge for wildlife.