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Japanese ship in Philippines for anti-piracy exercise

Japanese ship in Philippines for anti-piracy exercise

05-May-2015 Intellasia | CBN News | 6:00 AM

A Japan Coast Guard (JCG) vessel docked at a Philippine port yesterday for a law enforcement exercise with the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) this week. The Japanese Coast [...]
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Filipino on US most wanted list killed: rebels, military

Filipino on US most wanted list killed: rebels, military

05-May-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Filipino on the United States’ list of most wanted “terrorists” has been killed in a firefight in the southern Philippines, Muslim rebel leaders and the [...]
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PH, Australia sign new air agreement

04-May-2015 Intellasia | Manilastandardtoday | 6:00 AM

The Philippines and Australia have amended their existing air service agreement to increase the number of flights between the two countries by 55 percent. Civil Aeronautics [...]
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Veloso’s alleged recruiter’s statements show inconsistency

04-May-2015 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Although firm in denying accusations against her, Maria Kristina Sergio, the alleged recruiter of Filipino death row inmate Mary Jane Veloso, has been inconsistent in her [...]
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Filipinos urged to turn off appliances during Pacquiao fight

04-May-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

An officer at a Philippine electric company has urged customers to turn off major appliances to help prevent outages that have recently plagued his province so people can [...]
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Death row Filipina’s family criticises Philippine govt

04-May-2015 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

The family of a Filipina on death row in Indonesia returned home on Friday with scathing criticism of the Philippine government’s alleged mishandling of her case. Mary [...]
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Philippines gets a fever from Pac-mania

04-May-2015 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Manny Pacquiao will enter the ring for boxing’s “fight of the century” with an entire country in his corner as the Philippines grinds to a halt to [...]
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As Philippine congressman, Pacquiao seen as underachieving

04-May-2015 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Manny Pacquiao has been an inspiration for millions of Filipinos not just as a boxer, but as a philanthropist. As a politician, not so much. The country’s biggest [...]
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Delegation Calls for More Philippine Merchant Marine Officers, Help from US

02-May-2015 Intellasia | Usni | 6:00 AM

As Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe was preparing to speak before a joint session of Congress on expanding trade in the Pacific, a delegation of legislators and [...]
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Deal to target drug network, not the mule, saved Filipina’s life

02-May-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

- As the clocked ticked on Tuesday towards midnight, the hour when nine drug traffickers were expected to be executed on a high-security prison island in Indonesia, mandarins [...]
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Philippines residents asked to turn their refrigerators off for Pacquiao fight

02-May-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Residents of the western Philippines are being asked to turn off their refrigerators so there will be enough electricity to watch this weekend’s fight between local [...]
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Govt prevents Veloso travelling to Philippines

02-May-2015 Intellasia | The Jakarta Post | 6:00 AM

Indonesia will not allow Filipina death row convict Mary Jane Veloso to travel to the Philippines to appear in court on May 8 and May 14 as requested by her government, an [...]
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Toms River man admits smuggling gun parts to Philippines

02-May-2015 Intellasia | NJ | 6:00 AM

A Toms River man admitted Thursday that he conspired to smuggle more than $200,000 worth of firearms parts to the Philippines. Abelardo Delmundo, 53, pleaded guilty to [...]
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China blasts US-Philippines military drill

China blasts US-Philippines military drill

02-May-2015 Intellasia | CBN News | 6:00 AM

China on Thursday said a military drill by the United States and the Philippines is “muscle flexing,” and not good for the region’s peace and stability. [...]
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Philippines ‘more secure’ after war games with US

02-May-2015 Intellasia | Bworldonline | 6:00 AM

THE PHILIPPINES “is becoming more secure,” a United States official said on Thursday, after both countries formally concluded annual war games at an event in [...]
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