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Communist rebel consultants in PH protected from rearrest – NDFP

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

All released consultants of the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) are in the country and are protected from rearrest. According to Fidel Agcaoili, [...]
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AFP calls for vigilance after attacks in Basilan province

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Manila Times | 6:00 AM

The military urged citizens to stay vigilant following the series of bombings and attacks in the restive province of Basilan, just several nautical miles south of Zamboanga [...]
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Philippine mining industry says mine closures ‘illegal, unfair’

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Philippine mining minister’s decision to close over half of the country’s mines and suspend others is “illegal and unfair,” and jeopardises an [...]
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Philippine Rebels Want Peace Talks Even Without a Cease-Fire

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Communist guerrillas in the Philippines said Monday they want to proceed with peace talks that President Rodrigo Duterte has scrapped, but that reimposing a cease-fire would [...]
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Employers in Philippines to ramp up recruitment activities in 2017

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Enterpriseinnovation | 6:00 AM

Employers in the Philippines are ramping up their recruitment activities in 2017, giving jobseekers access to a wide range of career opportunities, according to the latest [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte ends peace talks with Maoist rebels

Philippines’ Duterte ends peace talks with Maoist rebels

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has scrapped peace talks with communist insurgents after both the government and the rebels called off unilateral ceasefires aimed at [...]
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Duterte Walks Away From Pledge to Forge Peace With Maoist Rebels

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Efforts to end one of Asia’s longest running insurgencies in the Philippines appear to have failed after President Rodrigo Duterte announced Saturday a withdrawal from [...]
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Philippine president Duterte warns rebels after peace talks collapse

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

President says military ready to respond with airstrikes and fresh offensives after New People’s Army kills six soldiers The Philippine president, Rodrigo Duterte, has [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte Warns of Offensives if Rebels Attack

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned Sunday that the military is ready to respond with airstrikes and new offensives if communist rebels launch attacks after both [...]
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Duterte rejects plan to retrain rogue cops

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte has rejected a plan by the Philippine National Police (PNP) to retrain erring policemen and insisted that those who committed wrongdoings should be [...]
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Philippines’s officials brush off ‘out of touch’ church criticism of drug war

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

The Philippine government derided Catholic bishops on Sunday as “out of touch” after they used weekend sermons to attack a war on drugs they said had created a [...]
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Philippines marches against Donald Trump policies

Philippines marches against Donald Trump policies

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Indian Express | 6:00 AM

Saturday’s protest coincides with the 118th anniversary of the start of the Philippine-American War Dozens of people in the Philippine capital marched in front of the [...]
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Philippines-China dev’t plan seen completed in February

07-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Bworldonline | 6:00 AM

THE GOVERNMENT is set to complete the Philippine-China development plan in time for the official visit of the Chinese delegation later this month, said the country’s [...]
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Workers Accounted for in Philippines Factory Fire

06-Feb-2017 Intellasia | Firefighternation | 6:00 AM

A fire at a Philippine factory complex that injured 126 workers was finally put out Friday after two days, and an official said all employees had been accounted for. Gov. [...]
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AFP on communist rebels: ‘We will hit them hard’

06-Feb-2017 Intellasia | CNN philippines | 6:00 AM

The military’s commander-in-chief has spoken: Ceasefire with communist guerrillas ends Friday night. Get ready to go into battle again. “We shall abide by the [...]
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