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Thailand’s junta gives the nod to China high-speed rail project

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Irish Times | 6:00 AM

China’s importance to the region was given another boost with the news that Thailand’s military junta has approved a 741.4 billion baht ( euro 17.2 billion) [...]
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BIR defines limits of Bank Secrecy Law

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:00 AM

The BIR issued this statement amid strong opposition by the local business community to BIR Revenue Regulation 1-2014, which requires all withholding agents to submit an [...]
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Homecourt edge for Gilas in Spain

14-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:00 AM

For the Philippine national basketball team, it’s home away from home in Spain where Gilas will play at the FIBA World Cup starting August 30 after a 36-year absence [...]
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Philippine Muslim rebels vow to win peace

Philippine Muslim rebels vow to win peace

13-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Muslim rebels who have been waging a decades-long rebellion in the Philippines said Monday they would “do everything possible” to ensure a peace accord is [...]
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Jinggoy still entertaining thoughts of running for higher office

13-Aug-2014 Intellasia | KBK | 6:00 AM

Despite his detention in connection with the graft and plunder case he is facing, Senator Jinggoy Estrada is still open to seeking higher office in 2016. In fact, in an [...]
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Palparan: ‘The Butcher’ didn’t mind the deadly moniker

13-Aug-2014 Intellasia | GMA News | 6:00 AM

Retired Army general and accused kidnapper Jovito Palparan was arrested by the National Bureau of Investigation in Manila on Tuesday after almost three years in hiding. [...]
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3 impeach cases vs Aquino get rolling

13-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

The House committee on rules on Monday endorsed for committee hearing three impeachment cases filed by Makabayan bloc lawmakers, thus paving the way for the start of the [...]
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GPH, MILF vow to complete Bangsamoro draft law in a week

13-Aug-2014 Intellasia | GMA News | 6:00 AM

The peace panels of the government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front have agreed on enough provisions of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law to have the confidence in [...]
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Philippine Muslim rebels, govt make progress on self-rule law

Philippine Muslim rebels, govt make progress on self-rule law

12-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Peace negotiators for the Philippine government and the country’s largest Muslim rebel group said Sunday they had “reached agreement on substantial [...]
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Group: Philippines must improve food production standards

12-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Sun Star | 6:00 AM

WITH the increasing demand, both global and regional, for agricultural products, safety in food production is one of the most urgent issues that the country has to face to [...]
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Woman bound for Philippines caught with $21,000 in girdle at airport

12-Aug-2014 Intellasia | MB | 6:00 AM

A 78-year-old Florida woman tried to fly on an international trip to the Philippines from Detroit Metropolitan Airport with almost $41,000 in cash hidden inside her girdle, [...]
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Federal officials want to seize $41,000 Clearwater woman hid from Detroit customs

12-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Tampabay | 6:00 AM

In April, federal authorities seized nearly $41,000 in cash from a 78-year-old Clearwater woman travelling to the Philippines. She had stashed some of the undeclared money in [...]
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Philippines peace talks between government and Muslim rebel group gather pace

12-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Times of Oman | 6:00 AM

Peace negotiators for the Philippine government and the country’s largest Muslim rebel group said yesterday they had “reached agreement on substantial [...]
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China objects to Korea’s warship donation to Philippines

China objects to Korea’s warship donation to Philippines

12-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:00 AM

China aired its protest last week against South Korea’s plan to donate 1,200-tonne patrol boat and landing vessel to the Philippines, a major South Korean newspaper [...]
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Norde International rolls out Philippines’ first 3D printing technology

12-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

Committed to their goal of making digital happen, market-leading printing distributions company Norde International Distributors unveiled at the recently concluded Digital [...]
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