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Philippines a world ‘model’ for migrant worker support: World Bank

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Abs-cbn.com | 6:00 AM

The Philippines serves as a “model” in terms of support for its migrant workers, the World Bank said Monday, as it called for the easing of restrictions on labour [...]
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Duterte ratings falling faster than average: SWS president

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Abs-cbn.com | 6:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte’s satisfaction ratings are dropping “faster than average” when compared to the ratings of his predecessors, Social Weather [...]
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Philippines’ ‘democratic space’ invites terrorism

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AA | 6:00 AM

Top military and police officials said Monday that terrorist groups are drawn to the Philippines because the country enjoys too much ‘democratic space’. They were [...]
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Islamic State’s backdoor to the Philippines

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | ATimes | 6:00 AM

At every stroke of midnight, Sarangani township on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao is plunged into darkness until the break of dawn as electricity is cut to save [...]
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De Lima blasts Palace, police officials for twisting EJK definition

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

Sen. Leila de Lima blasted on Monday Palace and police officials, as well as Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano, for muddling an administrative order that she drafted when [...]
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Duterte fires Salazar from ERC

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte has dismissed from service Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) Chair Jose vicente Salazar after he was found guilty of simple and grave misconduct in [...]
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Duterte sacks Pagdilao, Tinio from PNP

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Abs-cbn.com | 6:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte has dismissed from police service two ranking officials he earlier accused of protecting the illegal drug trade. Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto [...]
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International mission urges stop to killings in Philippines

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A mission of international parliamentarians and civil society leaders on Monday urged Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s government to stop what it says is the [...]
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SWS: Drop in Duterte’s satisfaction, trust rating normal

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:00 AM

Fewer Filipinos are satisfied with President Rodrigo Duterte’s performance except for those in Mindanao, a survey from a private pollster showed. The Social Weather [...]
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Philippines says policy trumps popularity after Duterte ratings dip

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s honeymoon period may be over, but his deadly anti-drugs campaign will not wane, his office said on Monday, after a fall in [...]
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ISIS Fanatics Plot New York Attacks From ‘Terror Breeding Ground’ The Philippines

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

A terror suspect from the Philippines charged with funding an attack in New York City in the name of the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) has warned that his country is a [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte orders special bank for overseas Filipinos

11-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the creation of a bank catering to Filipinos overseas, the presidential office said on Monday, fulfilling a campaign promise [...]
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Suspected NYC attack plotter: Philippines ‘breeding ground for terrorists’

10-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

A Filipino suspect in a thwarted jihadi plot targeting New York City had boasted that his country was “a breeding ground for terrorists,” the US Justice [...]
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Philippine president sees biggest ratings dip, but popularity intact

Philippine president sees biggest ratings dip, but popularity intact

10-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Trust and satisfaction in Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte fell to the lowest of his presidency in the third quarter of this year, a survey showed on Sunday, although [...]
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Philippines a world ‘model’ for migrant worker support: World Bank

10-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Abs-cbn.com | 6:00 AM

The Philippines serves as a “model” in terms of support for its migrant workers, the World Bank said Monday, as it called for the easing of restrictions on labour [...]
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