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After insult, US and Clinton call for Duterte to show respect

08-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The US State Department and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Tuesday stressed the need for ties with the Philippines to be based on mutual respect, after [...]
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Duterte: I am not beholden to Obama, my master is the Filipino people

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:00 AM

Amid issues on alleged extrajudicial killings in the Philippines in his war against drugs, President Rodrigo Duterte said he is ready to face United States President Barack [...]
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Obama cancels meeting with new Philippine President Duterte

Obama cancels meeting with new Philippine President Duterte

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

President Barack Obama called off a planned meeting Tuesday with new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, seeking distance from a US ally’s leader during a diplomatic [...]
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The Latest: Obama won’t meet with Philippine president

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Latest on President Barack Obama’s trip to Asia (all times local): 3 a.m. The White House now says President Barack Obama will not meet with Philippine President [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte calls Obama ‘son of a whore’

Philippines’ Duterte calls Obama ‘son of a whore’

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte called Barack Obama a “son of a whore” on Monday as he vowed not to be lectured by the US leader on human rights when they [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte launches tirade against Obama

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte called Barack Obama a “son of a whore” on Monday as he vowed not to be lectured by the US leader on human rights when they [...]
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Philippines eyes 14 pct defence budget rise to secure seas, fight rebels

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Philippines is proposing a 14 percent increase in defence spending next year to buy new ships and aircraft to boost its fight against Islamist militants and enhance [...]
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Rich, poor are all targets in drug war: Philippines top cop

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Philippines police chief warned on Monday that his officers were prepared to kill anyone, even rich and influential politicians, as they wage President Rodrigo [...]
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Duterte diplomacy: Philippine leader’s global insults

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte launched an obscenity-filled tirade against Barack Obama on Monday, the latest offensive comments to raise questions about his diplomatic [...]
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Philippine president regrets ‘son of a bitch’ remark

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte expressed regret Tuesday over his “son of a bitch” remark while referring to President Barack Obama, in a rare display of [...]
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Philippines? Duterte Regrets Tirade After Obama Cancels Meeting

Philippines? Duterte Regrets Tirade After Obama Cancels Meeting

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte sought to mend fences after his expletive-laden tirade against Barack Obama prompted the U.S. president to cancel a one-on-one meeting in [...]
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Obama cancels meeting with ‘colorful ‘ Philippine president, who now expresses regret

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

After being called an obscenity by the president of the Philippines, President Obama canceled a meeting with the leader that had been scheduled for Tuesday. President Rodrigo [...]
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During G-20, Philippines spots more Chinese ships near disputed shoal

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

The Philippines has asked China to explain the presence of a larger-than-usual number of ships near the Scarborough Shoal, raising the prospect of fresh tension in the South [...]
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Philippines Says China Is Bolstering Presence in South China Sea

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Philippines’ Duterte to meet with China officials after Manila alleges new Beijing activity in disputed shoal The Philippines said new surveillance images showed that [...]
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China deploys construction vessels at disputed reef as Obama meets Xi

07-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Freebeacon | 6:00 AM

If reports about the presence of Chinese dredging ships near Scarborough Shoal are true, Beijing may be planning to start island-building on the disputed reef to turn it into [...]
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