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Philippines firm on not recognising same-sex unions

30-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Gulfnews | 6:00 AM

The Philippine government said it remains unmoved in its stand not to recognise unions between couples from the same sex, despite trends in other countries and states. [...]
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Otto Energy captures benefits of softer drill costs at Philippines oil well

30-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AFR | 6:00 AM

Junior explorer Otto Energy is set to take advantage of a sharp drop in the cost of drilling rigs in an upcoming BHP Billiton-funded exploration well in the Philippines that [...]
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‘Invest in the Philippines now’ – government, business make pitch to US investors

30-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

Top government officials and business leaders highlighted the Philippines’ growing attraction as an investment destination at an economic briefing and investment [...]
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No Filipinos hurt in Taiwan water park fire

30-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:00 AM

No Filipinos were hurt in a fire in one of the water amusement parks in Taipei, Taiwan, the Manila Economic and Cultural Office (MECO) said Sunday. In an interview with dzMM, [...]
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Philippine officials say China island-building in full swing

29-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China is pressing ahead with the construction of artificial islands on at least two reefs that are also claimed by the Philippines in an increasingly tense territorial [...]
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Philippines Removed from EU Air Safety Blacklist

29-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Ainonline | 6:00 AM

The European Union (EU) has removed the Philippines from its so-called blacklist of nations whose airlines may not fly into EU airspace. The decision removes the final [...]
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Philippines has significant HR problems – US

Philippines has significant HR problems – US

29-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Extrajudicial killings by security forces and vigilante groups, an overburdened criminal justice system, a meager record of prosecutions, and widespread official corruption [...]
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Philippines delegation to visit Virginia Beach

29-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A delegation of business, government and education leaders from the Philippines will visit Virginia Beach in July. The delegation comes from the city of Olongapo, which is on [...]
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At least 25 people killed in Kuwait mosque attack

29-Jun-2015 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:00 AM

At least 25 people were killed and more than 200 worshippers were injured in an attack on a mosque in Kuwait City on Friday (June 27), the first attack of its kind in the [...]
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EU lifts safety ban on all Philippine airlines

27-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine airlines will no longer be banned from flying into Europe, aviation authorities said Thursday, after the European Union removed all remaining Philippine carriers [...]
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Philippines seeking Japanese arms in face of China dispute

Philippines seeking Japanese arms in face of China dispute

27-Jun-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Philippines said Thursday it wants to acquire defence equipment from Japan, as the two allies strengthen defence ties in the face of China’s increasing [...]
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3 ‘under a billion’ PH firms make Forbes list

27-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

Three Philippine corporations – one engaged in chemical manufacturing and two in the mining business – landed on Forbes Magazine’s “Best Under A [...]
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Philippines Will Stand Out After US Interest Rates Rise

27-Jun-2015 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

The Philippines is well positioned to weather the shock resulting from a rise in US interest rates, said finance secretary Cesar Purisima. “There’ll be a [...]
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Philippines keeps rates on hold despite decline in trade

27-Jun-2015 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Concerns are rising that the Philippine economy, once Southeast Asia’s fastest growing, is facing bigger threats than previously expected. But despite a marked decline [...]
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It’s extremely hard to end your marriage in the Philippines

27-Jun-2015 Intellasia | Deseretnews | 6:00 AM

It’s extremely hard to end your marriage in the Philippines. Ana P. Santos reported this month for The Atlantic that it’s illegal in the South Pacific islands for [...]
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