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Philippines looks to take Thai tuna market share in EU

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Undercurrent News | 6:00 AM

As Thailand’s exports graduate from being granted Globalised System of Preferences (GSP) status, and the Philippines gains GSP+, the latter hopes to take some of the [...]
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JFDI opens office in the Philippines, gives startup ecosystem a vote of confidence

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

Singapore-based Joyful Frog Digital Incubator (JFDI), which boasts one of the longest-running and most successful accelerator programmes in Southeast Asia, opens its first [...]
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Philippines seen as one of best retirement havens for Americans

18-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CBN News | 6:00 AM

The Philippines is included in Forbes magazine’s list of 20 best foreign retirement havens for Americans. “For US retirees, the principal appeal of the [...]
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Two Al Qaeda-linked militants killed in Philippine clash

17-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Two members of an Al Qaeda-linked group were killed in clashes with troops in the southern Philippines on Sunday, a military spokeswoman said. Three soldiers and two [...]
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Philippines keeps rank in share of ICT goods in exports, imports

17-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bworldonline | 6:00 AM

THE PHILIPPINES continued to rank third in terms of the share of ICT (information, communication, and technology) goods in its total merchandise exports and imports, based on [...]
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SMBC to open branches in the Philippines, Burma

17-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Asiaone | 6:00 AM

Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp. will open branches in the Philippine capital of Manila and in Myanmar to provide loans and trade financing. The Philippines’ [...]
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Quick look: Money remittance options in the Philippines

17-Feb-2015 Intellasia | CBN News | 6:00 AM

If you’ve got family abroad, chances are they’ve sent money home one way or another. Having friends carry money home to you has become a less used practice, with [...]
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Philippine Military ‘Behind’ President After Coup Plot is Revealed

Philippine Military ‘Behind’ President After Coup Plot is Revealed

16-Feb-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

The Philippine military said Friday it was “solidly behind the president,” after reports surfaced of a plot to overthrow President Benigno Aquino III through a [...]
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Violence against women decried by students in Manila

Violence against women decried by students in Manila

16-Feb-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Around 4,000 mostly female students from a Roman Catholic school in Manila stomped their feet and raised their hands Friday as they danced to call for an end to violence [...]
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Philippines to auction parts of former US base in Q1

16-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Philippines will hold a tender within the first quarter of the year for the right to develop a portion of a 9,500-hectare (23,475-acre) former US base into a [...]
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Philip Morris Pushes Back in Philippines as Local Rival Surges

16-Feb-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

US tobacco giant Philip Morris International had a near-monopoly in the Philippines, a country of heavy smokers, just two years ago. But in January, struggling with declining [...]
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Humanitarian Service medal approved for Philippine relief

14-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Armytimes | 6:00 AM

The Humanitarian Service Medal has been approved for award to soldiers and other US service members who participated in Operation Damayan, the massive Pacific Command relief [...]
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China Must Abide by Sea Ruling, Philippine Justice Says

China Must Abide by Sea Ruling, Philippine Justice Says

14-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

China must comply with any ruling on competing territorial claims with the Philippines in the South China Sea even if it refuses to participate in international arbitration [...]
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Philippine rebels promise help on militants as peace bid stalls

14-Feb-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Muslim rebels in the Philippines promised the government on Thursday they would help track down a wanted militant in a bid to save a peace process thrown into doubt by a [...]
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Deadly Clash in Philippines Jeopardises Peace Process

14-Feb-2015 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Last month, a police raid in the southern Philippines targeting two internationally-wanted terrorists ended in disaster when clashes left about 70 people dead, including 44 [...]
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