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East Philippines: Troops ‘kill four communist rebels’

31-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Clashes in country’s east come week after President Rodrigo Duterte called off peace talks. Troops in the Philippines have killed four communist rebels during clashes [...]
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US Delivers Two C-208B Aircraft to Philippine Air Force

31-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Defense.gov | 6:00 AM

The US yesterday formally delivered two new Cessna 208B Grand Caravan intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance aircraft to the Philippine Air Force during a handover [...]
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1 Missing in Philippines as Tropical Storm Nesat Triggers Heavy Rain, Flooding

31-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Weather | 6:00 AM

A fisherman went missing in the Philippines Thursday as monsoon rains enhanced by Tropical Storm Nesat triggered widespread flooding. The victim, who was identified as [...]
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Attorney general warns ISIS is ‘building a caliphate on Australia’s doorstep’ amid fears battle-hardened jihadists will find a foothold in war-torn Philippines

31-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Dailymail | 6:00 AM

The ‘regional caliphate’ Islamic State is building in the Philippines poses a serious threat to Australia, Attorney-General George Brandis has warned. Indonesia [...]
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Oxford University is ‘for stupid people’, claims Philippines president

29-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Independent | 6:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte reacts to university research paper detailing millions spent on hiring Twitter trolls to defend him The President of the Philippines, Rodrigo [...]
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Avoid southern Philippines: Western governments

Avoid southern Philippines: Western governments

29-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Western governments are warning their citizens against travelling to nearly all of the southern third of the Philippines, citing the rising threats of terror attacks and [...]
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Taiwan braces for direct hit by future Typhoon Nesat; Philippines face more flooding

29-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Accuweather | 6:00 AM

Tropical Storm Nesat remains on track to barrel into Taiwan and southeastern China this weekend, while flooding rain associated with the future typhoon threatens to trigger [...]
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US transfers surveillance planes to the Philippines

29-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States on Thursday transferred to the Philippines two brand-new, single-engine surveillance planes, boosting the capability of its former colony to patrol [...]
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Philippines 13th most populated country

29-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The Philippines now ranks 13th among countries with the biggest population in the world, the Commission on Population (Popcom) reported yesterday. Popcom executive director [...]
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Philippines government yet to Approve Cryptocurrency Exchange Applicants

29-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Bitcoin | 6:00 AM

Philippine business press, Businessmirror, has reported that the government has been yet to approve a single virtual currency exchange application. The Philippine central [...]
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1 Missing in Philippines as Tropical Storm Nesat Triggers Heavy Rain, Flooding

29-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A fisherman went missing in the Philippines Thursday as monsoon rains enhanced by Tropical Storm Nesat triggered widespread flooding. The victim, who was identified as [...]
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Philippines’ patrol aircraft programme stalls again

29-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Janes | 6:00 AM

The Philippine Air Force (PAF) programme to procure long range patrol aircraft (LRPA) has stalled again, Jane’s understands. A bidding process earlier in July failed [...]
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Duterte says only empty tribal schools would be bombed

29-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Philippine president said his threat to launch airstrikes against tribal schools because they allegedly teach subversion would apply only when the buildings are empty, a [...]
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Philippines: N. Korea’s top diplomat to join security summit

28-Jul-2017 Intellasia | Uppermichiganssource | 6:00 AM

Philippine officials say North Korea’s top diplomat will be attending an annual Asian security conference next week in Manila where concern over the North’s [...]
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Philippines to abolish agency hunting Marcos plunder

Philippines to abolish agency hunting Marcos plunder

28-Jul-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s government plans to abolish the agency tasked with recovering the billions of dollars plundered by late dictator Ferdinand Marcos [...]
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