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PH ranks 6th in global financial inclusion

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | MB | 6:00 AM

The US-based centre for Technology Innovation has ranked the Philippines sixth of 26 countries in their efforts to advance financial inclusion, a huge improvement from [...]
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Philippines President Duterte on vigilante drug war: ‘You can’t stop me’

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte publicly linked more than 150 judges, mayors, lawmakers, police and military personnel to illegal drugs Sunday, ordering them to [...]
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Can Former President Ramos Restore Philippine-China Relations?

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

The year 2012 was not the first time that the Philippines lost a land feature in the South China Sea. The shock of creeping Chinese intrusion into Philippine-claimed waters [...]
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Philippine leader links 150 judges, politicians to drugs

Philippine leader links 150 judges, politicians to drugs

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte publicly linked more than 150 judges, mayors, lawmakers, police and military personnel to illegal drugs Sunday, ordering them to [...]
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Philippine leader names, threatens officials over drugs

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who is waging a bloody war on drug suspects, on Sunday publicly named over 160 judges, mayors, legislators, police and military men [...]
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Philippine leader pushes on with Marcos ‘hero’ burial

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday vowed to push through with the burial of deposed dictator Ferdinand Marcos at the national “Heroes’ Cemetery” [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte vows to keep ‘shoot-to-kill’ order

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to maintain his “shoot-to-kill” order against drug dealers while in office and says he “does not care about [...]
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Philippines, Saudis to negotiate over stranded workers

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Filipino workers gather near their makeshift tents outside their consulate in the Saudi coastal port city of Jeddah The Philippines said on Saturday it would within days send [...]
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Philippines: Duterte orders Ferdinand Marcos body move

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | BBC | 6:00 AM

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has given the go-ahead for the body of his disgraced predecessor Ferdinand Marcos to be buried in the Heroes’ Cemetery in Manila. [...]
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Philippines Moves to Give Ex-President Marcos a Hero’s Burial

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Preparations are under way to allow a hero’s burial for the late, former president Ferdinand Marcos, 30 years after he was ousted by in a People Power Revolution amid [...]
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China should accept PCA ruling on South China Sea: Expert

09-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) at The Hague ruling that has demolished China’s expansive historical claims in South China Sea and pointed out that Beijing has [...]
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Philippines: Mayors ‘Crying’ Before Duterte as Drug Raids Kill Hundreds

08-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Breitbart | 6:00 AM

Two mayors have publicly surrendered and two others begged for private meetings with President Rodrigo Duterte to absolve themselves of alleged ties to drug crime, as the [...]
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Noy pitches for Phl before Singapore investors

08-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Former president Benigno Aquino III pitched for the Philippines before investors in Singapore, continuing to be a salesman for the country even as private citizen. Appearing [...]
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Philippine central bank fines Risal Bank over Bangladesh cyber heist failings

08-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Philippine central bank said on Friday it would fine Risal Commercial Banking Corp (RCB.PS) (RCBC) a record $21 million, after the bank was used by cyber criminals to [...]
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Bangladesh says Philippines President commits to return heist money funneled via Manila

08-Aug-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has given a commitment that $81 million stolen by cyber criminals from the account of Bangladesh Bank in New York and funneled through [...]
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