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Group urges SC to void Philippines’ withdrawal from ICC

14-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

A non-government organisation urged the Supreme Court on Wednesday to void the Philippine government’s notice of withdrawal from a United Nations treaty that created [...]
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Philippines aims to arm community leaders to help fight crime, drugs

14-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

The Philippines’ interior ministry said on Wednesday it plans to acquire pistols for community leaders willing to fight crime and drugs, prompting concern it could fuel [...]
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Top Philippine judge urges China face court over reef destruction

Top Philippine judge urges China face court over reef destruction

14-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

A Philippine Supreme Court judge has called on the government to bring China to court for violating the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea with the destruction of coral [...]
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Duterte is impeaching away the Philippines’ democratic institutions

Duterte is impeaching away the Philippines’ democratic institutions

13-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

The Duterte administration’s efforts to remove the Philippine Supreme Court’s chief justice and other high-ranking officials critical of the administration have [...]
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Philippines has possible role in outcome of USN Korea talks

13-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Former Philippine ambassador to South Korea Luis Cruz says Filipinos should closely follow the events in the Korean Peninsula because the effects on the country are [...]
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Philippines reports increase in measles in 2018

13-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

The number of confirmed and compatible measles cases in the Philippines has increased in 2018 to date despite the launching of a measles vaccination campaign earlier this [...]
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The Philippines envisions a green smart city to combat pollution in Manila

13-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

Traffic is an unpleasant facet of life in cities, but in Manila, the most densely populated city in the world, it’s a severe drain on the economy and the quality of [...]
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Philippines now looking for suppliers of submarines

13-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

The country is looking to acquire submarines to boost defense and security. Speaking to reporters at Camp Aguinaldo, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said the acquisition [...]
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Philippines boosts spending for second phase of military modernisation

13-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

The Philippine government has reportedly allocated PHP289 billion (USD5.46 billion) to procurement during the second modernisation phase of the Armed Forces of the [...]
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Duterte Has Brought Safety To The Philippines

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:02 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte’s cruel tactics against drug traffic may have terrified some in the Philippines. But Filipinos feel safer nowadays than they felt back in [...]
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Bong Go confirms China government plane landed in Philippines

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:02 AM

Special Assistant to the President Bong Go confirmed on Sunday, June 10, that a Chinese government plane recently landed in the Philippines, as he said the aircraft was [...]
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3 more countries seek to renew air agreements with Philippines

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Business Mirror | 6:02 AM

THE list of countries that the Philippines may update and expand its air-services agreements with this year now includes Switzerland, after the European country expressed [...]
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Philippines demands China stop taking fishermen’s catch

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The Philippines on Monday demanded that China stop confiscating the catch of Filipino fishermen in the disputed South China Sea, calling the practice [...]
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Philippine troops kill 15 militants in air and ground assaults

12-Jun-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

At least 15 pro-Islamic State militants were killed when Philippine troops launched air and ground assaults against a rebel bomb factory on Sunday, a military commander said. [...]
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Blockchain Space launches in the Philippines to help the industry grow

11-Jun-2018 Intellasia | E27 | 6:02 AM

Blockchain Space aims to bring fintech companies across Southeast Asia together through a series of collaborative events A Blockchain Space facility in Jakarta, Indonesia [...]
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