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South China Sea arbitration ruling must be binding – Britain

21-Apr-2016 Intellasia | MB | 6:00 AM

Britain said on Monday a ruling expected in the next few months in an international arbitration case the Philippines has brought against China’s South China Sea claims [...]
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Philippines Hack Attack

21-Apr-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Salud Bautista, left, President of Philrem, a remittance company, testifies in the continuing Philippine Senate probe on the $81million of Bangladesh’s stolen funds [...]
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Ninja Van plans to expand in Philippines

21-Apr-2016 Intellasia | BLoomberg | 6:00 AM

DUBAI-BASED private equity firm Abraaj Group has led a $30 million fund-raising round into the owners of Ninja Van, which delivers parcels in Southeast Asian countries [...]
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Philippines terrorist group demand millions for Saskatchewan hostage John Ridsdel

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | The Starphoenix | 6:00 AM

With a machete pressed to his neck, a man who grew up in Saskatchewan has appeared in a grainy video pleading for his life. The video, apparently released Friday by the Abu [...]
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Philippine Presidential Hopeful Won’t Apologise for Rape Remarks

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Philippine presidential frontrunner Rodrigo Duterte said he will not apologise for remarks he made over the 1989 rape and murder of an Australian missionary in a Davao [...]
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US to give Philippines eye in sky to track South China Sea activity

US to give Philippines eye in sky to track South China Sea activity

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States will transfer an observation blimp to the Philippines to help it track maritime activity and guard its borders amid rising tensions in the South China Sea, [...]
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Philippines presidential candidate draws comparisons to Trump

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | LA Times | 6:00 AM

Like your presidential politics spicy, but need a break from the Trump-Cruz-Kasich-Sanders-Clinton circus? Then cast your gaze to the Philippines, where the 2016 campaign has [...]
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Philippines employs digital tools in counter-terrorism operations

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Janes | 6:00 AM

Two brigades of the Philippine Army (PA) and a Marine battalion have been deployed as fighting and pursuit operations against the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) continue after a [...]
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Philippines’ Ferdinand Marcos Jnr defiant on father’s legacy

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

On the verge of securing his family’s biggest victory since their humiliating downfall three decades ago, Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos’s son talks [...]
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Frontrunner in Philippines presidency race apologises for rape remark

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A Philippine mayor who built a reputation for fighting crime apologised on Tuesday for a rape comment that caused a political storm and could dent his chances of winning the [...]
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Duterte, Marcos maintain sole leads in latest Pulse Asia survey

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:00 AM

With just a month before the May 9 polls, Davao City Mayor Rodrigo “Rody” Duterte maintained his lead over the other presidential aspirants in the latest Pulse [...]
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Philippines presidential candidate apologises for comments on Australian rape victim

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Frontrunner Rodrigo Duterte had said he ‘should have been first’ in rape of Jacqueline Hamill by prison inmates A Filipino mayor who built a reputation for [...]
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Philippines, Malaysian military officials to meet over kidnappings

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | The Star | 6:00 AM

Senior Philippines military officials are expected to meet their Malaysian counterparts to discuss security coordination in view of a spate of kidnappings along the shared [...]
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Philippines could be first to put clerical abuse victim in top job

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | Cruxnow | 6:00 AM

For most Filipinos, the interesting thing about Rodrigo Duterte, the seven-term mayor of Davao City, as a presidential candidate is that he comes off as their country’s [...]
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Philippines: No apology over presidential candidate’s rape ‘joke’

20-Apr-2016 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Philippines presidential hopeful Rodrigo Duterte has refused to apologise after his controversial comments on gang rape. A YouTube video appeared over the weekend of Duterte [...]
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