Philippines

Wirecard’s former boss faces criminal complaint in Austria

Wirecard’s former boss faces criminal complaint in Austria

Published 30/06/2020

VIENNA (Reuters) - An Austrian lawyer has filed a criminal complaint against Wirecard’s (WDIG.DE) former Chief Executive Markus Braun and Chief Operating Officer Jan Marsalek [more…]

Exclusive: Germany missed chances to put Wirecard on watchlist, source says

Exclusive: Germany missed chances to put Wirecard on watchlist, source says

Published 30/06/2020

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German regulators twice looked into tightening the supervision of collapsed payments firm Wirecard and discussed it with the German and European central [more…]

Very clear Wirecard deposit certificate was ‘spurious’, BPI CEO says

Very clear Wirecard deposit certificate was ‘spurious’, BPI CEO says

Published 22/06/2020

MANILA (Reuters) - Bank of the Philippine Islands Chief Executive Cezar Consing said it was clear that a certificate purporting to be for a Wirecard [more…]

Philippines reports 6 more coronavirus deaths, 518 infections

Philippines reports 6 more coronavirus deaths, 518 infections

Published 09/06/2020

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippine health ministry on Tuesday recorded six new coronavirus deaths and 518 additional infections. The ministry said total deaths have increased [more…]

Philippines reports 224 new coronavirus infections, cases near 13,000

Philippines reports 224 new coronavirus infections, cases near 13,000

Published 19/05/2020

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippine health ministry on Tuesday reported six new coronavirus deaths and 224 more infections, taking the total number of confirmed cases [more…]

‘Darth Vader’ enforces lockdown in Philippine village

‘Darth Vader’ enforces lockdown in Philippine village

Published 04/05/2020

MANILA (Reuters) - Dressed as “Star Wars” characters, local officials in the Philippines are out and about to enforce strict quarantine measures while also handing [more…]

ADB triples rescue package to $20 billion for developing members to fight coronavirus

ADB triples rescue package to $20 billion for developing members to fight coronavirus

Published 13/04/2020

MANILA (Reuters) - The Asian Development Bank [ADB.UL] announced on Monday it was tripling the size of its rescue package to $20 billion to help [more…]

Philippines records 18 new coronavirus deaths, 284 more cases

Philippines records 18 new coronavirus deaths, 284 more cases

Published 13/04/2020

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippine health ministry on Monday reported 18 new coronavirus deaths and 284 additional infections. In a bulletin, the health ministry said [more…]

Philippines detects bird flu outbreak in quail farm

Philippines detects bird flu outbreak in quail farm

Published 16/03/2020

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines has detected an outbreak of avian flu in a northern province after tests showed presence of the highly infectious H5N6 [more…]

Philippines’ Duterte says Trump deserves to be re-elected

Philippines’ Duterte says Trump deserves to be re-elected

Published 15/02/2020

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Saturday that Donald Trump deserved to be re-elected, praising the U.S. president’s reaction to his decision [more…]