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Thousands flee as typhoon lashes Philippines

Thousands flee as typhoon lashes Philippines

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Typhoon Sarika lashed the main Philippine island of Luzon on Sunday, flattening homes and toppling trees and power pylons as more than 12,000 people fled to safer ground, [...]
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Duterte Heads to Beijing Looking for More Chinese Business Deals

Duterte Heads to Beijing Looking for More Chinese Business Deals

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Before he was elected president, Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte promised to use a jet ski to reclaim a disputed reef seized by China. Since taking office in June, he has [...]
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Philippines President Duterte now to enforce smoking ban

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | IANS | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday said a nationwide smoking ban will be implemented. Duterte said he will sign the executive order prepared by the Department of [...]
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China courts Philippines leader Duterte amid signs of US rift

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

The Philippines president is visiting China but whether his focus is on building relations or his country’s infrastructure remains to be seen The Philippines’ [...]
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Philippines’ No. 2 drug lord held in Abu Dhabi

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Khaleejtimes | 6:00 AM

According to sources, Espinosa arrived in Abu Dhabi using an authentic Philippine passport on August 1 via Etihad Airways flight 833 from Hong Kong. AdTech Ad The [...]
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‘We’ll insist on what is ours’

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The sovereign claims of the Philippines in the South China Sea are not up for bargain with China. President Duterte made the statement yesterday even as he vowed to boost [...]
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Duterte off to Brunei for talks in Sultan Bolkiah

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

On his three-day state visit to Brunei, President Duterte will hold bilateral talks with Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah to further bolster ties with the sultanate. The President [...]
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Typhoon Sarika causes death and destruction in the Philippines

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

Typhoon Sarika made landfall in eastern Philippines on Sunday after leaving at least two people dead a day earlier, thousands of villagers displaced and hundreds of planes [...]
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Two dead, thousands stranded as typhoon hits Philippines

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Philippine Star | 6:00 AM

Sunday, October 16, 2016, 6:09 PM – A powerful typhoon has left at least four people dead and around 15,000 people displaced as it moved past the northern Philippines [...]
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Hyundai Motor to build knockdown assembly plant in the Philippines

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | MB | 6:00 AM

HARI. They plan to expand annual production to 40,000 units. The facility will mainly assemble components to build the Eon, Hyundai’s small vehicle with an engine [...]
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Philippines leader Rodrigo Duterte says being sexually abused as a child had major influence on his politics

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Telegraph | 6:00 AM

Rodrigo Duterte, the president of the Philippines, has said that being sexually abused as a child had a major impact on his politics, including a war on drugs which has left [...]
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Typhoon Sarika further weakens as Philippines braces for another storm

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A typhoon that barreled into northern Philippine provinces on Sunday has further weakened as it moved toward the South China Sea, but the local weather bureau said it was [...]
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Pure fiber connectivity best solution to slow internet speed in Philippines – expert

18-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Pure fiber internet connectivity technology is the best solution to the slow internet speed problem of many Filipino consumers, a local information communications technology [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte says kill threat ‘perfect’

Philippines’ Duterte says kill threat ‘perfect’

17-Oct-2016 Intellasia | AFP News | 7:20 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday defended his threat to kill criminals as “perfect” and vowed no let-up in his war on crime, as the death toll [...]
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Philippines drug crackdown prompts warning from ICC

17-Oct-2016 Intellasia | Theguardian | 6:00 AM

The international criminal court’s chief prosecutor has said she is “deeply concerned” about reports of extrajudicial killings of suspected drug dealers and [...]
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