The Daily Manila Shimbun


Japan to Draw Up UFO Encounter Protocols after US Footage

May 3, 2020

Tokyo- Japan’s Defense Ministry plans to draw up protocols for potential encounters with UFOs, after the U.S. Defense Department released videos showing such mysterious objects on Monday. The ministry will consider procedures to respond to, record and report encounters, but


Athletes Serving as Influencers amid Coronavirus Crisis

May 3, 2020

Tokyo- Japanese athletes who have been deprived of opportunities to play sports due to the spread of the new coronavirus now have a huge presence on social media and video distribution websites. Some athletes are putting out training videos, while


SMC ramps up production of nutrient-filled bread, donates to more communities

April 21, 2020

San Miguel Corporation has more than doubled production of the nutrient-filled bread it started baking just a month ago for the sole purpose of serving the poor and hardest-hit communities struggling to eat as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak.


Many Filipinos see importance of religion in their lives – SWS

April 12, 2020

As the country ended the observance of the Lenten season, many adult Filipinos said religion is very important in their lives, an independent pollster said on Sunday. Based on the Social Weather Stations survey conducted on December 13 to 16,


Look: Actress Angel Locsin, Producer Neil Arce donates tent to PNP

April 2, 2020

In a set of photos shared by the Philippine National Police (PNP) on Thursday, actress Angel Locsin and Film Producer Neil Arce donated three tents for the use of PNP- Health Service frontliners in the management of emerging infectious disease


Japan Spring

March 27, 2020

TOKYO-A woman walks past a cherry blossom tree in the Marunouchi area of Tokyo on March 27, 2020. AFP-JIJI Press AFP-JIJI Pres

Lanterns Illuminating the Cherry Blossom

March 26, 2020

This photo taken on Wednesday, 25 March 2020 shows lanterns illuminating the cherry blossoms in an area in Tokyo. – The cherry blossom season is one of Japan’s most important national events. AFP-JIJI Press

Tokyo Stock Exchange

March 16, 2020

Pedestrians pass in front of a quotation board displaying the share price numbers of the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo on March 16, 2020. – Tokyo’s key Nikkei stocks index opened higher but immediately drifted lower March 16, as investors