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Philippines’ Duterte tells personnel not to cooperate with any investigation into his bloody war on drugs

Philippines’ Duterte tells personnel not to cooperate with any investigation into his bloody war on drugs

05-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Businessinsider | 6:00 AM

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has told police and soldiers not to participate in any probes against his bloody war on drugs, Reuters reported Friday. In a speech [...]
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Rodrigo Duterte tells police not to cooperate in drug war investigation

Rodrigo Duterte tells police not to cooperate in drug war investigation

05-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Theguardian | 6:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the Philippines’ police and soldiers not to cooperate in any investigation into his bloody war on drugs, amid international calls [...]
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Duterte tells rights investigators ‘don’t f*** with me’ in speech

05-Mar-2018 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte ordered police officers in his country not to cooperate with United Nations human rights investigators and offered a crass warning to [...]
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Philippines, EU say aid, joint projects intact, despite Duterte’s ire

05-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Philippines and the European Union said on Friday they were still working together on development projects, despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s rebukes of the bloc [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte says no help for UN rights probe

Philippines’ Duterte says no help for UN rights probe

03-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Thursday (March 1) he would not cooperate with UN investigators looking into extrajudicial killings under his rule, telling [...]
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Philippines says in talks with China state firm on joint sea exploration

03-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Philippines said Thursday it is in talks with a Chinese state firm for joint South China Sea energy resource exploration and extraction, in a proposed deal described by [...]
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BC gangster gets life sentence in Philippines for trafficking

03-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Timescolonist | 6:00 AM

A high-profile B.C. gangster has been sentenced to life in prison in the Philippines for his involvement in an international drug-trafficking ring that set up in the [...]
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Philippines’ $2 billion LNG project draws interest from Tokyo Gas, three others

03-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

There are at least four potential investors for the Philippine government’s planned liquefied natural gas (LNG) import facility, including Tokyo Gas Co Ltd, a [...]
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Manila airport bid challenged by USD3b offer

03-Mar-2018 Intellasia | The Edge Markets | 6:00 AM

A venture of Megawide Construction Corp and GMR Infrastructure Ltd submitted a $3 billion proposal to upgrade and expand the Philippine capital’s 70-year-old airport, [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte tells police, soldiers not to cooperate in any drug war probe

Philippines’ Duterte tells police, soldiers not to cooperate in any drug war probe

03-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered police and soldiers not to cooperate in any investigation into his bloody war on drugs, amid international calls for an [...]
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Duterte’s Ambitious ‘Build, Build, Build’ Project To Transform The Philippines Could Become His Legacy

02-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

Under Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, the Southeast Asian country is experiencing an infrastructure boom unseen since the time of strongman Ferdinand Marcos. Over the [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte says he’s tired, old, wants to cede power early

Philippines’ Duterte says he’s tired, old, wants to cede power early

02-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday sought to dispel concerns he will cling to power and become a dictator, saying he wants to achieve his goal of introducing [...]
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Philippines’ chief justice expects impeachment, taking leave

02-Mar-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Philippine Supreme Court’s chief justice who has drawn the ire of President Rodrigo Duterte expects to be impeached by the House next month and will go on leave to [...]
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Philippines’s Duterte Says He Will Step Down Early Because He’s ‘Old’ and ‘Would Like to Rest’

02-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has announced his intention to leave office early, citing his age and lack of will to continue leading the country. Duterte has attempted [...]
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Philippines, Japan sign P4 billion loan deal for Bulacan road

02-Mar-2018 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

The loan will go towards expanding the Plaridel Bypass Road from two lanes to a 4-lane carriageway national road The Philippines and Japan deepened their economic partnership [...]
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