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China hopes Philippines’ new government choose dialogue on sea disputes

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | ECNS | 6:00 AM

China hopes the Philippines’ new government can return to dialogue with China to resolve the South China Sea disputes, a spokesperson said Wednesday. The comment came [...]
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China slams Philippines’ definition of South China Sea ‘reef’

China slams Philippines’ definition of South China Sea ‘reef’

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

As Asia’s biggest security summit is set to convene, China on Friday accused the Philippines of seeking to negate its sovereignty in the South China Sea by describing [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte Dares Media to Stop Covering Him, Blasts UN

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte dared reporters Thursday night to stop covering him after drawing flak for earlier comments that corrupt journalists were [...]
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Duterte stands by statement on media killings

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:00 AM

President-elect Rodrigo Duterte stood by his statement that journalists who have been assassinated were usually those who were corrupt. “They are vultures pretending to [...]
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‘It’s an island, not a rock’: Beijing rebuts Philippines’ comments over disputed land in South China Sea

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Beijing insisted on Friday that the Taiwan-controlled small area of land known as Itu Aba, situated in the South China Sea, is an island – to rebut the [...]
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Parents in the Philippines are live-streaming sexual abuse of their children

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Businessinsider | 6:00 AM

In the Philippines, parents are sexually exploiting their children via live stream online in exchange for money. The Guardian revealed Monday the problem is much worse than [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte in hot water for wolf whistle

Philippines’ Duterte in hot water for wolf whistle

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine president-elect Rodrigo Duterte was on Thursday accused of sexual harassment and disrespecting women after wolf whistling a female journalist on a nationally [...]
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Exiled Philippine rebel chief ‘home’ in July

Exiled Philippine rebel chief ‘home’ in July

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The leader of the Philippines’ communist insurgency said Thursday he expects to end nearly 30 years in exile by returning from Europe to Manila as early as next month. [...]
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Philippine Rebels to Discuss Peace Talks With New government

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Philippine communist rebels said Thursday that long-stalled peace talks could be resumed with the government of incoming President Rodrigo Duterte as early as July, and that [...]
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Philippine president-elect dares media to boycott him

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte blasted media groups on Thursday for condemning his earlier comments that appeared to justify the killing of journalists if they [...]
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Philippine rebels, new government to discuss peace talks

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | CTV News | 6:00 AM

Philippine communist rebels said Thursday that long-stalled peace talks could be resumed with the government of incoming President Rodrigo Duterte as early as July, and that [...]
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Korean ambassador visits Duterte, vows equipment donation to PNP

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

‘We will provide equipment like patrol cars and motorbikes worth $6.6 million. This is a donation,’ says Ambassador Kim Jae-shin. Korean Ambassador Kim Jae-shin [...]
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Defense Secretary Carter: US-Philippines relationship stable

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Salon | 6:00 AM

US Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday the American alliance with the Philippines remains “ironclad” following the election of a new Philippines president [...]
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US expects to continue strong Philippines alliance despite Duterte signal

04-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States expects to maintain its strong security relationship with the Philippines, including a recent accord on the rotational stationing of US forces, US officials [...]
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Philippines Revokes Remittance License After Bank Heist Probe

03-Jun-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The Philippines revoked the license of Philrem Service Corp., the remittance company linked to the $81 million transfer of stolen funds from the Bangladesh central bank, the [...]
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