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China-Philippines Territorial Dispute: Ancient Maps ‘Debunk’ Chinese Claim Over Scarborough Shoal

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | IBtimes | 6:00 AM

The Philippines has upped the ante in its territorial dispute with China by fighting fire with fire, or in this case, a map with a map. The Philippines has recently unveiled [...]
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Philippines Ancient Maps Undercut China’s South China Sea Claims

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Breitbart | 6:00 AM

On September 11 the Philippines put “dozens of ancient maps on display” which they say show that China’s territorial claims have not historically included [...]
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‘Islamist Militants’ Abduct Chinese Teen in Philippines

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

A Chinese teenager has reportedly been abducted in the Philippines by suspected Islamist militants, prompting Beijing to issue a warning against travelling to the south-east [...]
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China warns citizens to avoid Philippines

China warns citizens to avoid Philippines

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

China on Friday warned its nationals to avoid visiting the Philippines, citing a foiled bomb plot against the Chinese embassy in Manila and the danger of criminal gangs. [...]
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Fijians sing for joy as Syrian rebels free peacekeepers

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Jubilant Fijians celebrated Friday as 45 UN peacekeepers from the South Pacific nation were released by their Al-Qaeda linked kidnappers in Syria after a two-week ordeal. [...]
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Portland Trail Blazers Visit The Philippines

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Hoopshabit | 6:00 AM

Portland Trail Blazers Robin Lopez and Wesley Matthews, along with Avery Johnson, are in the Philippines to help with relief efforts stemming from the devastation brought [...]
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Philippines’ Aquino seeking to reaffirm European support

Philippines’ Aquino seeking to reaffirm European support

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | DW | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Benigno Aquino is embarking on his first European tour in a bid to boost economic ties and seek support for his country’s position in a maritime [...]
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Noy off to Europe, US tonight

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

President Aquino leaves tonight for Spain for the first leg of his four-nation trip to Europe and later to the United States. From Spain, the President will proceed to [...]
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Philippines is most dangerous country for Koreans – report

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | ABS-cbnnews | 6:00 AM

The Philippines emerged as the most dangerous country for South Korean tourists and expatriates in 2013, The Korea Times reported on Friday. Opposition lawmaker Shin [...]
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Ancient Maps Debunk China’s Claim In South China Sea

15-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Chinatopix | 6:00 AM

A Philippine exhibit showcasing 60 ancient maps on Thursday has debunked China’s claims of historical ownership and sovereignty over the disputed Scarborough Shoal in [...]
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Philippines displays ancient maps to debunk China’s sea claims

Philippines displays ancient maps to debunk China’s sea claims

13-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 3:21 PM

The Philippines on Thursday put on display dozens of ancient maps which officials said showed that China’s territorial claims over the South China Sea did not include a [...]
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Philippines plans to give Muslims autonomous zone

Philippines plans to give Muslims autonomous zone

12-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AP | 8:57 AM

The president of the overwhelmingly Catholic Philippines proposed Wednesday to give Muslims in the south the ability to run their own government under their own flag, part of [...]
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Philippines’ Aquino seeks more power for govt to avert electricity crisis

Philippines’ Aquino seeks more power for govt to avert electricity crisis

12-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 8:41 AM

Philippine President Benigno Aquino said he would ask Congress to allow the government to enter into energy supply contracts, for the first time since the industry was [...]
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The New Lamido Android App Lets You Buy And Sell On Mobile, Anytime And Anywhere

11-Sep-2014 Intellasia | Vulcan Post | 6:00 AM

Lamido Philippines officially launched its Android app this month, following a soft launch in July. Debuting on September 1 on Google Play, the app has already been [...]
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Fiji retracts claim UN peacekeepers’ release imminent

11-Sep-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Fiji on Wednesday retracted a claim that 45 UN peacekeepers being held hostage in the Golan Heights by Syrian Al-Nusra Front rebels were about to be released, blaming a [...]
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