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Generation Change: Rebuilding houses in the Philippines

29-May-2014 Intellasia | DW | 6:00 AM

Typhoon Haiyan was one of the strongest storms ever to make landfall, and in the Philippines it was the deadliest typhoon on record. When a 27-year-old woman from Poland [...]
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Philippines upgrades naval base near disputed sea

Philippines upgrades naval base near disputed sea

29-May-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The Philippine Navy has modernised its command centre near the West Philippine Sea amid the long-standing territorial dispute with China. Marking its 116th anniversary on [...]
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Google Play Movies Now Available in the Philippines

29-May-2014 Intellasia | Vulcan Post | 6:00 AM

Google announces that Play Movies is now available in 4 more countries including the Philippines. This expands the Play Store’s core products in the country – [...]
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Philippine refugee tent fire kills mother, 5 kids

29-May-2014 Intellasia | Miamiherald | 6:00 AM

An overnight fire razed a tent used as a temporary shelter by survivors of Typhoon Haiyan, killing a woman and five of her children, including a 4-month-old girl, officials [...]
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Why Philippines is one of world’s worst places for workers

29-May-2014 Intellasia | CB News | 6:00 AM

The Philippines is considered one of the worst countries to work in, according to a report by the International Trade Union Confederation. The ITUC’s Global Rights [...]
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Philippines, US to further trade ties

29-May-2014 Intellasia | CB News | 6:00 AM

United States Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker will lead a high-level business delegation to the Philippines in June, which, Philippines trade officials said, is a [...]
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‘Captain Phillips’ hints at high-quality Taiwanese fishing boats

28-May-2014 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Last year’s Hollywood movie “Captain Phillips” has indicated in its clips that Taiwanese fishing vessels are “well-equipped” and “capable [...]
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Philippines and Vietnam in the South China Sea: A Burgeoning Alliance

28-May-2014 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

It was bound to happen. For decades, the Philippines (liberal democracy) and Vietnam (communist) have developed a lukewarm partnership – within the confines of regional [...]
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Pope confirms Philippine trip in January 2015

Pope confirms Philippine trip in January 2015

28-May-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

For the first time in nearly two decades, the head of the Catholic Church will set foot in the Philippines after Pope Francis confirmed he plans to visit the Southeast Asian [...]
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Philippines’ 1Q imports grow 12 pct

28-May-2014 Intellasia | Interaksyon | 6:00 AM

The Philippines registered a near double-digit growth in imports at the close of the first quarter. In a report, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said merchandise [...]
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Philippines to crowdsource Yolanda watchdog efforts

28-May-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

If plans push through, citizens can use a new crowdsourcing tool – along with their smartphones and, of course, the eye of a watchdog – to monitor rehabilitation [...]
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Filipinos in Singapore drop IDay celebration plans after abuse

28-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Organisers of a Philippine independence celebration have dropped plans to hold it in a busy Singapore shopping district, police said Monday, after an abusive campaign by [...]
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EU Hails PHL-Indonesia settlement of sea dispute

28-May-2014 Intellasia | Gmanetwork | 6:00 AM

The European Union on Tuesday heaped praises on the peaceful settlement of maritime dispute between the Philippines and Indonesia, hailing it a “positive example” [...]
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‘It’s great to be here in the Philippines’

28-May-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

The Philippines’ successful hosting of the World Economic Forum (WEF) on East Asia last week opened the world’s eyes to the country’s renaissance amid [...]
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Philippines denies Qatar spying claims

28-May-2014 Intellasia | Gulf News | 6:00 AM

The Philippine government was never involved in the spying activities of three overseas Filipino workers who were sentenced for espionage in Qatar last April 30, a senior [...]
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