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Philippines studying joint sea exploration with China

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | AA | 6:00 AM

Report says government studying prospect of joint exploration in areas claimed by both countries The Philippines is “seriously studying” the possibility of [...]
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Trump, Philippines’ Duterte seek connection as China looms

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Washington Times | 6:00 AM

It was once the rock-solid symbol of one of the deepest and most enduring US alliances in the region. Today this massive but long-shuttered US Navy base is just one more [...]
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Uncertainties erode economic fundamentals

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The first three quarters of 2016 had been pretty much the same on the local economic landscape, boring if one could describe such, but still not unpleasant. In October, the [...]
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Oil price hike greets consumers in 2017

04-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Oil companies opened 2017 with price hikes across fuel products, on sentiments that the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC states would push [...]
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Philippines manufacturing growth slows in December PMI

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Nikkei | 6:00 AM

The Nikkei Philippines Manufacturing Purchasing managers’ Index, or PMI, fell to 55.7 in December from 56.3 in November. A reading above 50 indicates economic [...]
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Killings, Duterte tirades may dampen investments – EU

Killings, Duterte tirades may dampen investments – EU

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

The European business community has two special wishes for President Duterte this New Year: that he address concerns on alleged extrajudicial killings and end his verbal [...]
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Philippines skipped New Year’s Eve and lost a day in 1844

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | GMA News | 6:00 AM

Did you know that the Philippines lost a day in 1844? On this year, December only had 30 days and December 30th was immediately followed by January 1, 1845. The decision to [...]
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DBS sees Philippine GDP growth easing this year

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Phi Sstar | 6:00 AM

DBS Bank Ltd said the economic expansion of the Philippines is set to slow down this year due to some moderation in private consumption that was boosted by last year’s [...]
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PRC appeals for donations for Typhoon Nina victims

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Reliefweb | 6:00 AM

The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) is appealing for donations to help the families and communities affected by typhoon Nina that left thousands of people homeless in 19 provinces [...]
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Rody doesn’t mind if his foul mouth eclipses accomplishments

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Philippine Star | 6:00 AM

President Duterte does not mind if his achievements are eclipsed by his negative traits, including his foul mouth, which some sectors fear could affect Philippine ties with [...]
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Manila, Camanava winning drug war

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

The fact that street crimes are down 60 percent is glaring proof that the Manila Police District (MPD) and the Northern Police District (NPD) are winning the war against [...]
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AFP backs Duterte amid oust plot – DND chief

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Defense Secretary Deflin Lorenzana has assured the public the entire 125,000-strong Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) remains supportive of President Duterte. Lorenzana [...]
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Rody takes two days off for New Year

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

President Duterte was able to take two days off from heavy work, which he also did days before he formally took his oath of office on June 30. Sources said the President had [...]
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Rody defers release order of SSS pension hike

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

President Duterte has deferred ordering the release of funds for the increase in the pension of Social Security System (SSS) members until his office finds a workable [...]
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Rody ‘fear factor’ cuts firecracker injuries

03-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Philippine Star | 6:00 AM

A woman was burned to death in Bayawan, Negros Oriental while houses were gutted in separate fire incidents during the New Year’s Eve revelry, which recorded the lowest [...]
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