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Philippines seeks other countries help to combat cybersex

11-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Gulfnews | 6:00 AM

Bothered by persistent reports of parents forcing their own children to engage in cybersex, a Filipino lawmaker called on other countries to help the Philippines to put an [...]
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Philippines’ Fast Food Icon Jollibee Sets Sights on Indonesia

11-Aug-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Jollibee, the Philippines’ largest fast food chain, is hoping a common Southeast Asian market will help usher its return to Indonesia, a country where American-style [...]
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AAM backs Philippines solar

11-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Rechargenews | 6:00 AM

Singapore-based Armstrong Asset Management (AAM) is investing $29m in solar projects in the Philippines, with the first 6.25MW scheduled for construction later this month. [...]
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Carmudi managing director explains what Philippine business culture is really like

11-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Techinasia | 6:00 AM

The new managing director for car listings site Carmudi Philippines is Subir Lohani (pictured below). Unlike other Rocket Internet executives, who are typically from Europe [...]
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Dooley freezes out rebel Philippine players

Dooley freezes out rebel Philippine players

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

American coach Thomas Dooley on Thursday kicked out a European-based mainstay of the Philippines’ national football team and left the future of two other players in [...]
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China demands Philippines protect legitimate rights of jailed Chinese fishermen

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

China on Wednesday demanded the Philippines guarantee the legitimate rights of 12 Chinese fishermen who were handed long prison terms for illegal fishing in the Philippines. [...]
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Philippines gives Libya repatriates P10,000 each

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Philippines announced on Thursday, August 7, a grant of P10,000 ($229) for Filipinos who fled strife-torn Libya, as part of a package that includes assistance in finding [...]
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Air Force chopper in Cabinet execs’ convoy crashes

Air Force chopper in Cabinet execs’ convoy crashes

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:00 AM

A recently-acquired Polish-made Philippine Air Force helicopter, travelling as part of the convoy of Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II and Defense [...]
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How the Philippines outstmarted Nazis

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The Philippines became a refuge for 1,300 Jews rescued from Nazi Germany in the middle of World War II – a little known piece of history that contributed to the [...]
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Typhoon Jose leaves Phl

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Typhoon Jose (international name Halong) left the Philippine area of responsibility yesterday but the state weather bureau continued to warn the public against rough seas in [...]
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Philippines’ PLDT to buy into Rocket Internet for $558 million

09-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co said on Thursday it had agreed to buy a 10 per cent stake in German firm Rocket Internet for 333 million euros (S$558.54 million) to [...]
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UN body retains growth forecast for Philippines

08-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Interaksyon | 6:00 AM

The Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) of the United Nations has retained its growth forecast for the Philippines this year, citing support from [...]
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Philippine expansion to be faster than some

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

THE ASIA-PACIFIC development arm of the United Nations (UN) has maintained its outlook this year for Philippine economic expansion, which will keep in step with the [...]
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Philippines launches domestic bond swap offer

08-Aug-2014 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:00 AM

The Philippine government on Wednesday launched a domestic bond swap offer, offering to exchange at least P60 billion ($1.37 billion) in new 10-year bonds. The bonds will be [...]
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Philippines host US Marines for non-lethal weapons exercise 2014

08-Aug-2014 Intellasia | Dvidshub | 6:00 AM

Service members from the Armed Forces of the Philippines, Philippine National Police and US Marines from 3rd Law Enforcement Battalion, III Marine Expeditionary Force, began [...]
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