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Philippines preparing for free trade talks with EU

31-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Inquirer.net | 7:01 AM

The Philippines is getting ready to start a new round of talks with the European Union on a prospective bilateral free trade agreement (FTA), according to the country’s [...]
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Philippines captures top Al-Qaeda linked militant

Philippines captures top Al-Qaeda linked militant

30-Jul-2012 Intellasia | AFP | 8:51 AM

Philippine authorities have arrested a founding member of the Al-Qaeda-linked Abu Sayyaf group blamed for some of the worst terror attacks in the region, security officials [...]
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Philippine massacre witnesses live in fear

Philippine massacre witnesses live in fear

30-Jul-2012 Intellasia | AFP News | 7:01 AM

Hired assassins are stalking witnesses to a Philippine massacre in which a political warlord allegedly led the slaughter of 57 people, victims’ relatives and a rights [...]
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Philippines cuts rates again on ‘global headwinds’

Philippines cuts rates again on ‘global headwinds’

27-Jul-2012 Intellasia | AFP | 7:48 AM

The Philippine central bank cut interest rates on Thursday for the third time this year, citing the domestic economy’s need for extra help amid an uncertain global [...]
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Philippines passes Aussie military pact

27-Jul-2012 Intellasia | The Daily Telegraph | 7:01 AM

The Philippines Senate ratified a sensitive military pact with Australia overnight that lays out rules for visiting troops, in a move politicians said would improve regional [...]
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Philippines’ boom creates expat opportunities

Philippines’ boom creates expat opportunities

26-Jul-2012 Intellasia | telegraph.co.uk | 8:10 AM

The rapid growth being witnessed across the Philippines is creating plenty of opportunities for expats. The south-east Asian nation had enviable economic growth for the first [...]
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Philippines’ May imports climb 10.1pct yr/yr

26-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

Philippine imports in May climbed 10.1 percent from a year earlier, the statistics office said on Wednesday. KEY DATA May April March February January December Nov Imports ($ [...]
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Philippines lifts ban on Australian poultry

26-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Philstar | 7:01 AM

The Philippine government lifted the temporary ban against poultry products imported from Melbourne, Australia after the government has determined that the risk of bring in [...]
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Philippines ratifies Australia military pact

Philippines ratifies Australia military pact

25-Jul-2012 Intellasia | AFP | 8:06 AM

The Philippine Senate ratified a sensitive military pact with Australia Tuesday that lays out rules for visiting troops, in a move politicians said would improve regional [...]
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Philippine speakers push family planning approval

25-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Gulftoday | 7:01 AM

Leaders of the Philippine Senate and House of Representatives on Monday pressed for the passage of the controversial reproductive health or family planning bill which has [...]
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Thailand, Philippines May resist rate cut as growth holds up

25-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 7:01 AM

Thailand and the Philippines will probably refrain from cutting interest rates this week as the Southeast Asian economies withstand a global growth slowdown that spurred [...]
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Philippines refuses to budge on S China Sea row

Philippines refuses to budge on S China Sea row

25-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

President Benigno Aquino refused to budge on Monday on a territorial dispute with China, asking Beijing to respect Manila’s rights in the South China Sea and announcing [...]
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Philippines slams China’s establishment of Sansha City in south China Sea

Philippines slams China’s establishment of Sansha City in south China Sea

25-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Voanews | 7:01 AM

Philippine President Benigno Aquino says his country will not back down in a territorial dispute with China. Aquino made the statement Monday in his annual state of the union [...]
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Philippines to boost defence amid row

25-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Today Online | 7:01 AM

Philippine President Benigno Aquino refused to budge yesterday on a territorial dispute with China, asking Beijing to respect Manila’s rights in the South China Sea and [...]
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Philippines birth control: Filipinos want it, priests don’t

25-Jul-2012 Intellasia | Latimes | 7:01 AM

Shortly after sunrise, a woman with soulful eyes and short-cropped black hair hurried down a narrow alley in flip-flops, picking her way around clusters of squatting [...]
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