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In Indonesia, Filipinos are industry leaders

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

Professionals in finance, banking and education, Filipinos in Indonesia have a huge stake in the presidential elections in the Philippines’ so-called ‘best [...]
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Philippines university sorry for Marcos visit

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A leading Catholic university in the Philippines has apologised for inviting former first lady Imelda Marcos to speak after photos of her relishing the occasion caused a [...]
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Philippine church leader tells bishops: listen more, condemn less’

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The leader of the Philippines’ Catholic Church, which routinely denounces abortion and contraception, called for the clergy on Saturday to listen more and condemn less, [...]
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Enrile, co-accused ordered arrested for graft

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:00 AM

The Sandiganbayan Third Division on Monday issued a warrant of arrest against Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile and 25 others for graft charges. The arrest arrant came [...]
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Strong Typhoon Threatens North Philippines, Japan

Strong Typhoon Threatens North Philippines, Japan

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | ABC News | 6:00 AM

A strong typhoon was blowing over the Pacific Ocean in the northeastern Philippines on Sunday and may induce heavy rains, but is too far off to hit land, officials said. [...]
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Crooked politicians contribute to strife in the Philippines

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Spectrum | 6:00 AM

Philippine politics has long struggled with corruption, and it seems that it is getting worse. When former strongman, the late President Ferdinand Marcos, was ousted in 1986, [...]
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Philippines, S. Africa in air talks

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bworld Online | 6:00 AM

CIVIL AVIATION regulators of South Africa and the Philippines are scheduled to conduct two days of talks this week in a bid to expand air passenger traffic between the two [...]
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Philippines should capitalise on demand for natural beauty products

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | JLG | 6:00 AM

RAW MATERIALS, packaging, and finished cosmetics suppliers arrived in the Philippines for philbeauty, the first Philippines International Beauty Show. Featuring 100 [...]
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Artful activities for Philippines-Japan Friendship Month

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Celebrating 58 years of longstanding friendship and cooperation between Japan and the Philippines, the Embassy of Japan and the Japan Foundation, Manila (JFM), along with [...]
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Philippine-Swiss economic ties on the agenda

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bworld Online | 6:00 AM

THE PHILIPPINES and Switzerland are scheduled to discuss how to further advance economic ties at the first meeting of the newly established Philippine-Swiss Joint Economic [...]
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Southeast Asian jihadist leader and bomb expert is alive, in Philippines

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Longwar Journal | 6:00 AM

Zulkifli bin Hir, a jihadist commander and bomb expert who has worked with three jihadist groups in Southeast Asia and was reported killed by the Philippine military in 2012, [...]
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Philippine court orders third senator arrested over graft scandal

Philippine court orders third senator arrested over graft scandal

07-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

A Philippine court on Friday ordered the arrest of Senator Juan Ponce Enrile, one of the country’s most prominent politicians and the third legislator facing criminal [...]
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Reporter from Philippines wins AFP’s Kate Webb Prize

07-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Multimedia journalist Patricia Evangelista has won the Agence France-Presse Kate Webb Prize for her compelling reporting on conflict and disaster in her native Philippines, [...]
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Philippines: Core Inflation Softens, Not End Of Tightening

07-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Barrons | 6:00 AM

Consumer prices in the Philippines rose by 4.4 percent from a year ago in June, down from 4.5 percent in May and below the 4.6 percent market consensus. Core inflation [...]
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Protesters mark Philippine-American Friendship Day with call to scrap defence pact

Protesters mark Philippine-American Friendship Day with call to scrap defence pact

07-Jul-2014 Intellasia | CP24 | 6:00 AM

Protesters clashed Friday with police near the US Embassy in Manila, where about 100 of them marched to mark Philippine-American Friendship day with a call to junk a new [...]
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