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‘Dead’ top Filipino militant is alive and a threat: military

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Filipino militant bomb-making expert who had been believed dead recently eluded a military raid of a Muslim guerrilla camp in the Philippines, disproving earlier reports of [...]
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Philippines bags funding from UK

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | B World Online | 6:00 AM

In a statement over the weekend, the British Embassy in Manila said the Philippines will receive P146.7 million every year over the next five years as part of the UK’s [...]
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UK launches P27.5-B science innovation fund in PH

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

The Newton Fund supports joint research projects on development topics, capacity building projects, student and researcher fellowships, and partnerships to develop innovative [...]
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Philippines: President Benigno Aquino to meet Japan’s Abe

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Gulf News | 6:00 AM

President Benigno Aquino III is slated to visit Japan on Tuesday and meet with prime minister Shinzo Abe to discuss deepening ties and forge further partnerships in the [...]
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Philippines get its first Bitcoin ATM

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Coin Telegraph | 6:00 AM

The Philippines welcomes its first Bitcoin ATM. Brought by Satoshi Citadel Industries and Bitmarket.ph, the machine will be ordered from Skyhook and will cost $ 999. ATMs are [...]
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Philippines looks to upgrade its call centres

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | 6:00 AM

With 60 per cent of the Philippines’ outsourcing industry in call centres, businesses there are looking for a way to upgrade what contact centres can offer. Speaking to [...]
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Philippines Armed Forces Awards $20 million Contract To Elbit Systems

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Nasdaq | 6:00 AM

Elbit Systems Ltd ( ESLT ) said it won a contract worth $20 million for the supply of upgraded armoured personnel carriers to the Philippines Armed Forces. The upgrade will [...]
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Philippines may halve global debt sale in 2015 to $750 million

24-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The Philippines may offer about $750 million (2.4 billion) in global bonds in 2015, half the overseas debt it sold this year as the nation continues to favour domestic [...]
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Philippine senator charged with plunder surrenders

Philippine senator charged with plunder surrenders

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A popular Filipino senator and action movie star surrendered Friday after an anti-graft court ordered his arrest on large-scale corruption charges in a rare spectacle of the [...]
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Philippine senator arrested over huge corruption scam

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

A Philippine senator and former movie star was arrested on Friday, becoming the first politician detained over a massive corruption scandal that has rocked the nation, with [...]
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LG G3 officially coming to the Philippines on July 1st

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Centriotimes | 6:00 AM

We’ve previously reported that the LG Philippines will start taking pre-orders of the electronic company’s latest top-tier flagship smartphone – the LG G3 [...]
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Philippines Has Tightening Bias as Tetangco Predicts Inflows

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The Philippine central bank has “a tightening bias” in monetary policy and expects more inflows, Governor Amando Tetangco said a day after the authority raised a [...]
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Philippine bonds slide most in two weeks on monetary tightening

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Bworldonline | 6:00 AM

PHILIPPINE bonds due 2031 fell the most in almost two weeks and the peso gained after the central bank raised the rate it pays on special-deposit accounts and Governor Amando [...]
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Philippines’ key foreign debt metrics improve in 1Q

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Interaksyon | 6:00 AM

The Philippines’ key foreign debt metrics improved in the first quarter of the year, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said today. In a statement, the BSP said the [...]
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Google takes down guide on how to harass Filipinos in Singapore

23-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

Curtailment of freedom of speech or not, Filipinos are happy that the blog they regard as a racial slur is finally off Google – at least. Google has taken down the blog [...]
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