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Military verifying reported presence of Turkish terrorists in Philippines | SunStar

15-Jul-2017 Intellasia | SunStar Philippines | 6:00 AM

THE military is verifying the purported presence of Turkish terrorists, specifically the members of Fetullah Gulen Movement, in the Philippines, Malacanang said Thursday. In [...]
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Philippines: Abu Sayyaf kills another Vietnamese sailor

Philippines: Abu Sayyaf kills another Vietnamese sailor

15-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AA | 6:00 AM

Daesh-linked Abu Sayyaf terrorists brutally shot to death one of three remaining Vietnamese sailors they kidnapped last year off Basilan in the country’s Muslim south, [...]
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Philippines, Asean states warned vs investment deals with China

Philippines, Asean states warned vs investment deals with China

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Member-countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), especially the Philippines, should be cautious when entering into massive investment deals with China [...]
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Philippines’ central bank chief: We’re watching financial risks closely

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

The Philippines’ central bank is watching financial risks in the country closely and is ready to act should the situation demand attention, its new governor told CNBC. [...]
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India expands counter terror coop with Philippines in ongoing Fight Against ISIS

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

India has expanded its anti-terror and de-radicalisation partnership with the Philippines, which is battling a three-week siege by Islamic State-affiliated militants in the [...]
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ISIS militants in the Philippines affects local Filipino community

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Valleycentral | 6:00 AM

Members of the local Filipino community in the Rio Grande Valley are concerned about what’s happening in their native country. The Philippine military continue to [...]
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Philippines’ ex-central bank head issues caution for future

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Nikkei | 6:00 AM

Longest-serving governor discusses the challenges awaiting his successor The Philippine central bank must address policy uncertainty and cybersecurity risks if it is to [...]
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The Philippines is aiming for an energy boom with Duterte’s latest reform

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s latest attempt to reform the Philippine economy is a major change for the energy industry there. The Philippines, one of the [...]
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Drilling for oil in disputed sea may resume this year: Philippine official

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Drilling for oil and natural gas on the Reed Bank in the South China Sea may resume before the end of the year, a Philippine energy official said on Wednesday, as the [...]
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Inside the fight against ISIS in the Philippines

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | vice | 6:00 AM

When ISIS-linked militants took control of the Philippine city of Marawi more than a month ago, the government responded by declaring martial law in the region and launching [...]
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Philippines: 54 buildings retaken from Maute in Marawi

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AA | 6:00 AM

ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines Government troops have retaken 54 buildings occupied by Daesh-linked fighters in Marawi City on the southern island of Mindanao, the military said [...]
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Japan Tobacco in talks to buy assets of Philippines’ Mighty Corp for $890m

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | The Edge Markets | 6:00 AM

Japan Tobacco Inc is in talks over a 45 billion peso (US$890 million) deal to buy the assets of a Philippines cigarette maker accused of evading billions of pesos in taxes, [...]
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Philippines’ sea row lawyer: Duterte adopted a policy of defeatism

Philippines’ sea row lawyer: Duterte adopted a policy of defeatism

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

A law professor who was among those behind the Philippines’ legal victory in the Hague over its maritime dispute with China is disappointed with the Duterte [...]
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The Philippines posts record trade deficit in May

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The Philippines posted its biggest trade deficit since data became available, fueled by a rapidly expanding economy. The currency slumped to its weakest level since 2006. The [...]
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Philippine troops’ clash with NPA leaves 9 dead

14-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Philippine troops clashed Wednesday with communist rebels in the south, leaving eight rebels and a soldier dead, officials said. The fighting erupted after patrolling troops [...]
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