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US-Philippines War Games Open in Disputed Waters

US-Philippines War Games Open in Disputed Waters

30-Jun-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 8:04 AM

This week theUnited StatesandPhilippineslaunched military joint exercises in theSouth China Sea. With a newly signed military agreement between the treaty allies, [...]
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Troops confident of continung fight vs terrorists

30-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Phil Star | 8:04 AM

Despite the downsizing of operation of the US-Joint Special Operations Task Force-Philippines, a senior military official said the troops remain confident that they are [...]
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US ends anti-terrorism force in Philippines

30-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Denver Post | 8:03 AM

After more than a decade of helping fight Islamic militants, theUnited Statesis disbanding an anti-terrorism contingent of hundreds of elite American troops in the [...]
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US Disbands Elite Anti-Terror Task Force in the Philippines

30-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Slate | 8:03 AM

The US will disband an anti-terror task force set up in the southern Philippines over ten years ago that was designed to assist Filipino authorities in fighting armed groups [...]
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Philippines assures Muslim rebels of autonomy by January

30-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 8:01 AM

Philippine President Benigno Aquino assured the country’s largest Muslim rebel group on Friday that a new autonomous government will be in place by January 2015 in the [...]
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Philippine leader Aquino pledges Muslim autonomy law by January

30-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 8:01 AM

Philippine President Benigno Aquino vowed Friday to deliver self-rule to minority Muslims by January 2015, in line with a peace treaty signed with its largest rebel group. [...]
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Filipinos to receive disaster alerts on cellphones

30-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AP | 8:00 AM

ThePhilippineshas passed a law that requires cellphone companies to send warnings to millions of people in the path of deadly typhoons, volcanic eruptions and earthquakes in [...]
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Philippines warned: China may use new map for more intrusions

Philippines warned: China may use new map for more intrusions

30-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Phil Star | 7:19 AM

China may be preparing to further violate the Philippines’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ) with its new 10-dash line map, a former national security adviser warned. Roilo [...]
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Taiwan-PHL bilateral trade seen growing by 5pct in 2014

28-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Businessmirror | 6:00 AM

A brand-excellence campaign to recognise the best of Taiwanese products was launched on Thursday by the Taiwanese government to raise awareness and consumer preference among [...]
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UNODC: Asia Seeing Increased Amphetamine Trafficking

28-Jun-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) released the 2014 World Drug Report on global drug trafficking Thursday to mark International Day against Drug Abuse and [...]
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Thailand urges EU to review its decision on punitive measures

28-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Pattaya Mail | 6:00 AM

The Thai Ministry of Foreign Affairs wants the European Union (EU) to review its moves against Thailand, even as an EU representative says that the pressures will not affect [...]
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Thailand raises profile of economic pact with Nigeria

28-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Ngrguardian News | 6:00 AM

The Thailand Ambassador to Nigeria, Chailert Limsomboon has disclosed that his country has made economic cooperation with Nigeria the high point of its new Africa initiative. [...]
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Aust unis urged to look to Thailand

28-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Daily Mail | 6:00 AM

Australian universities are being urged to boost links with Thai institutions, amid a call for “changes in perceptions” over university standards in the Southeast [...]
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Thailand ‘among top 5 FDI recipients’

28-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Nationmulti Media | 6:00 AM

Thailand is among the top five recipients of foreign direct investment in the region, according to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. The International [...]
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Bank of Thailand promotes five assistant governors

28-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Central Banking | 6:00 AM

The Bank of Thailand named five new assistant governors today, all of whom are internal appointments. This marks the second reshuffle of senior officials in the space of a [...]
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