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Philippines studying move on China monument in South China Sea

28-Apr-2018 Intellasia | The Straits Times | 6:00 AM

The Philippines’ presidential palace has opted to say little for now about China’s recent activities in the South China Sea, including its erection of a monument [...]
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Viral ‘Rescue’ Videos Ignite Dispute Between Philippines And Kuwait

28-Apr-2018 Intellasia | NPR | 6:00 AM

Philippine authorities say they have conveyed to Kuwait their “strong surprise and great displeasure” over the Gulf country’s decision to expel their envoy [...]
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Philippines to draw up nuclear energy policy

28-Apr-2018 Intellasia | World-nuclear-news.org | 6:00 AM

The Philippines Department of Energy has submitted its recommendation to the President on the country’s nuclear energy policy. The policy will include a decision on the [...]
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Kuwait expels Philippines ambassador amid maid abuse dispute

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Kuwait on Wednesday expelled the Philippines ambassador and recalled its own envoy from Manila over a growing diplomatic dispute sparked by complaints of the abuse of [...]
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#Saudi_support_Philippines trends on social media

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | UNTV | 6:00 AM

Support for Filipinos from Saudi Arabia has become a trending topic on social media amid recent rift between the Philippines and Kuwait. The #Saudi_support_Philippines ranked [...]
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Philippine ‘castle boys’ in shifting sands of Boracay closure

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Jessler Magbanua has been sculpting elaborate sand castles for tourist tips on the Philippine resort island of Boracay for years, but now that it is shut for clean-up he will [...]
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Philippines’ H1 April domestic bioethanol reference price extends uptrend

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Platts | 6:00 AM

The Philippines’ domestic bioethanol reference price for H1 April rose 1.95 percent from H2 March to Philippine Peso 53.34/litre ($1,066.8/cu m), Sugar Regulatory [...]
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Philippines closing Boracay to tourists under high security

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Philippines shuttered its most famous holiday island Boracay to tourists on Thursday for a six-month clean-up, which the government has imposed with a muscular show of [...]
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Philippines to allow cryptocurrency operators in economic zone

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Philippines will allow 10 blockchain and virtual currency companies to operate in an economic zone to take advantage of tax perks while generating employment, a [...]
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Philippines to deport Australian nun who angered Duterte

Philippines to deport Australian nun who angered Duterte

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Philippines on Wednesday ordered the deportation of an elderly Australian Catholic nun who angered President Rodrigo Duterte, accusing her of engaging in illegal [...]
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Philippines To Welcome Ten Blockchain And Cryptocurrency Companies Into Special Economic Zone

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Eth News | 6:00 AM

On April 25, 2018, the chief of the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA) revealed that a collection of blockchain and cryptocurrency companies may soon set up shop in [...]
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Japan Tank Landing Ship Set for Philippines Voyage

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

The visit is just the latest in a series of maritime developments in the bilateral defense relationship. Later this week, a Japanese ship will be docking in the Philippines [...]
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Philippines approves San Miguel’s $14 billion airport project

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Philippines on Wednesday approved a $14 billion airport project proposed by its largest company by revenue, San Miguel Corp, a facility that that should help ease [...]
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Philippines down 6 notches on World Press Freedom Index

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Despite being touted as the country with the freest and liveliest press in Asia, the Philippines sank lower in the 2018 World Press Freedom Index of media watchdog Reporters [...]
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Philippines demands explanation as Kuwait expels envoy

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Manila demanded an explanation Thursday after its ambassador to Kuwait was expelled, shocking Philippine authorities and deepening a diplomatic row over the treatment of [...]
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