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10 Indonesian hostages freed in Philippines: police

03-May-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Ten Indonesian sailors held hostage by Abu Sayyaf Islamic militants were freed in the southern Philippines on Sunday, officials said, less than a week after the gunmen [...]
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Militants free 10 Indonesian hostages in south Philippines

03-May-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Abu Sayyaf militants have freed 10 Indonesian crewmen who were seized at sea in March in the first of three attacks on tugboats that have sparked a regional maritime security [...]
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Pinoys now seeking jobs in Philippines

03-May-2016 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The lure of overseas employment seems to be fading, as more workers are seeking jobs in the country. This was according to Department of Labour and Employment (DOLE) [...]
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Violence at rallies in Turkey, France, Philippines

03-May-2016 Intellasia | CBC | 6:00 AM

Trade unions and other groups staged rallies around the world to mark International Workers Day, with some demonstrations marked by violence. May Day marches in US cities [...]
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Deal on lease of 5 Japanese aircraft to Philippines expected

03-May-2016 Intellasia | Update | 6:00 AM

The Japanese government and the Philippines are expected to finalise the deal for the leasing of Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) TC-90 this May, according to [...]
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Let’s invest in the Philippines

03-May-2016 Intellasia | Businessmirror | 6:00 AM

Te Philippines, Asia’s Rising Tiger, is attracting not only local businesspeople but also foreign investors to do business in the country. To encourage business [...]
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Rodrigo Duterte, Philippines’ ‘Trump,’ Runs on Rape Jokes, Violent Promises

03-May-2016 Intellasia | NBC News | 6:00 AM

A presidential candidate who quips about wishing he’d been first to rape a murder victim can’t usually expect to have a good shot at winning the election. This is [...]
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Majority of the Philippines’ workforce have sedentary lifestyles at risk of obesity

03-May-2016 Intellasia | Cebudailynews | 6:00 AM

Herbalife a global nutrition company, has released the findings of the new Nutrition At Work Survey, which revealed that the majority of Philippines’ workforce leads [...]
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Philippine military hopeful raids may spur hostage release

02-May-2016 Intellasia | CBC | 6:00 AM

The Philippine military is hoping operations against Abu Sayyaf militants in the country’s southern islands will force the group to free some of its hostages. But [...]
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Philippine Front-runner Had $51 Million in Banks, Senator Says

02-May-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Rodrigo Duterte, the crime-fighting mayor who is favoured to win the Philippines’ May 9 presidential election, failed to declare tens of millions of dollars in assets, [...]
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Job for new Philippine head

02-May-2016 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Najib Razak was in Manila last November for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) Summit when he was informed by officials that Malaysian hostage, [...]
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Playing by the rules in Asia

02-May-2016 Intellasia | Times of Oman | 6:00 AM

China’s adventurism in the South China Sea has prompted a change in Australian policymaking that merits wide international attention. In making maintenance of a [...]
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China has indisputable sovereignty over South China Sea islands

China has indisputable sovereignty over South China Sea islands

02-May-2016 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

The Philippines, distorting and partially applying the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), attempts to challenge China’s sovereignty over the [...]
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Nations must resist China’s maritime flexing, Australian think-tank says

Nations must resist China’s maritime flexing, Australian think-tank says

02-May-2016 Intellasia | Chicago Tribune | 6:00 AM

The professionalism displayed by China’s navy in some of the world’s most contested seas is masking an underlying challenge to the existing order in the East [...]
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Why the Philippines Should Vote for Poe

Why the Philippines Should Vote for Poe

02-May-2016 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

Six years ago the Philippines faced a critical choice in its presidential election, and its voters ended up making the right choice. The election of President Aquino in 2010 [...]
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