The Philippines national football team is the association football team that represents the Philippines and has been playing at the international level as early as 1913. Prior to World War II, the Philippines had regularly competed with Japan and the Republic of China in the Far Eastern Championship Games.
The Philippines men's national basketball team is managed by the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (Basketball Federation of the Philippines or simply SBP). The team won a bronze medal in the 1954 FIBA World Championship, the best finish by any team outside the Americas and Europe.
The Philippines ; Filipino: Pilipinas [ˌpɪlɪˈpinɐs] or [fɪlɪˈpinɐs]), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Filipino: Republika ng Pilipinas), is an archipelagic country in Southeast Asia. Situated in the western Pacific Ocean, it consists of about 7,641 islands that are broadly categorized under three main geographical divisions from north to south: Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.
The Philippines campaign , the Battle of the Philippines or the Fall of the Philippines, fought 8 December 1941 – 8 May 1942, was the invasion of the Philippines by Imperial Japan and the defense of the islands by United States and Philippine forces during the Second World War. The Japanese launched the invasion by sea from Formosa, over 200 miles (320 km) north of the Philippines.
Philippines v. China , also known as the South China Sea Arbitration, was an arbitration case brought by the Republic of the Philippines against the People's Republic of China under Annex VII to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) concerning certain issues in the South China Sea including the legality of China's Nine-dash line.On 19 February 2013, China declared that it would not participate in the arbitration.
Philippine Airlines , a trade name of PAL Holdings, Inc. (PSE: PAL), also known historically (until 1970) as Philippine Air Lines, is the flag carrier of the Philippines.
The Philippine peso, also referred to by its Filipino name piso , is the official currency of the Philippines. It is subdivided into 100 centavos or sentimos in Filipino.
The Philippine Air Force is the aerial warfare service branch of the Armed Forces of the Philippines.
The Philippine Navy is the naval warfare service branch of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. It has an estimated strength of 25,000 active service personnel, including the 7,500-strong Philippine Marine Corps.
The Philippine Drug War refers to the drug policy of the Philippine government under President Rodrigo Duterte, who assumed office on June 30, 2016. According to former Philippine National Police Chief Ronald dela Rosa, the policy is aimed at "the neutralization of illegal drug personalities nationwide".
The Philippines's Baseball team activities page. Related with social media posts of Philippines's games and scheduled events. Match records planned for future dates as well as home and away matches. Plan a trip and experience the excitement of the match on the spot!