ANALYSIS: THE GOOD AND UGLY IN FEB. 21 PHILIPPINE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION DEBATE

Most overseas Filipinos are apolitical, probably ignoring yesterday’s face-to-face debate among five candidates for the presidency. But whether they like it or not, their lives abroad or that of their loved ones back home will be touched by the administration of the Philippines’ next president who will serve for six years starting June this year. Yesterday’s…

2016 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION: IS DUTERTE THE BEST CHOICE TO BRING POSITIVE CHANGES TO THE PHILIPPINES IN THE NEXT SIX YEARS?

Davao city mayor Rodrigo Duterte have captured the attention, interest and support of many overseas Filipinos in Hong Kong and elsewhere with his stern promises to crack down hard on hard-core criminals and corruption. He has declared personally killing some criminals in his city, and he has vowed that thousands of hard-core criminals won’t just…