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Despite industry roadmap delay, Nissan Philippines sticks to five-year growth target

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | GMA News | 6:00 AM

Despite the delay on the part of government in issuing the latest automotive industry roadmap, the Philippine unit of Japan’s Nissan Motors Co. Ltd is keeping its [...]
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43 Accused of Running Cybersex Ring in Philippines

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Philippine authorities arrested 43 suspected members of a syndicate that runs a lucrative online cybersex operation catering to clients worldwide, officials said Thursday. [...]
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Cebu City placed under state of calamity

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

Cebu City has been placed under a state of calamity amid flooding incidents in several areas, the city’s public information office said on Thursday, September 18. The [...]
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PNoy: Big foreign bank wants to globalise peso

20-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The Philippine peso as a global currency like the US dollar? President Benigno Aquino III said a huge bank catering to the entire world suggested to him the idea of [...]
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Philippines Absent In China’s Expo, Ties Tested By Territorial Dispute

19-Sep-2014 Intellasia | China Topix | 6:00 AM

The Philippines is not attending China’s trade show in Nanning citing tense disputes in the South China Sea this year, reports said. The event is aimed at promoting [...]
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Volcano eruption in Philippines prompts evacuations

19-Sep-2014 Intellasia | NY Post | 6:00 AM

The Philippines’ most active volcano has sent more huge lava fragments rolling down its slopes in an ongoing gentle eruption that has prompted authorities to evacuate [...]
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Philippines condemns, vows to help ‘thwart’ ISIS

19-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

The Philippines condemned the extremist Islamic State (ISIS) on Wednesday, September 17, and vowed to help “thwart” it after two Filipinos reportedly died [...]
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Philippines Power Crisis: The Battle to Keep the Lights On

19-Sep-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

A looming power shortage is forcing the Philippine government to consider extraordinary measures to keep millions of homes and businesses running normally, and prevent the [...]
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South China Sea Dispute Tests Philippines’ Ties With China

19-Sep-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

This week a huge trade show opens in Nanning, China, focusing on promoting ties between Southeast Asian countries and their largest trading partner, China. However, for the [...]
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Budget carriers cancel 149 flights to China

19-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Budget airline Cebu Air Inc. (Cebu Pacific) and Tiger Airways Philippines have cancelled 149 chartered flights to and from mainland China starting this month after the [...]
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A Philippine farce

19-Sep-2014 Intellasia | People Daily | 6:00 AM

The Philippines recently put 60 ancient maps of Asia on display. The exhibit is clearly intended to undermine China’s claim to ownership over the islands in the South [...]
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Talking India, but thinking the Philippines: Is PNoy’s fate Modi’s challenge?

19-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

Here are several key benchmarks by which global investors and India’s citizens should measure the country’s new leadership, just as Filipinos may well be [...]
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Philippine volcano spews lava; thousands evacuated

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Seattletimes | 6:00 AM

The Philippines’ most active volcano has belched out huge lava fragments that rolled about a kilometer (half a mile) down its slope, prompting authorities to evacuate [...]
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Lava flows from Philippine volcano, thousands flee

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Philippines’ most active volcano belched out huge lava fragments that rolled about a kilometer (half a mile) down its slope in an ongoing gentle eruption, prompting [...]
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China urges Philippines to protect its institution, staff there

18-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Ecns | 6:00 AM

China on Friday urged the Philippines to protect its institutions and staff there after a foiled plot to bomb the Chinese embassy. Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying [...]
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