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Phivolcs chief: Intensity-8 quake possible in Luzon

30-May-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The country’s chief volcanologist urged local government units to be prepared for a possible major earthquake up to intensity 8 that may hit northern Luzon and some [...]
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Typhoon Haiyan: Survivor Mother and Five Children Die In Tent Fire

30-May-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

A mother and five of her children who survived the devastating Typhoon Haiyan have been killed in a fire that razed their temporary shelter in the Philippines. The family was [...]
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AIG Sees Labour-Cost Arbitrage as Jobs Move to Philippines

30-May-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

American International Group Inc. (AIG:US), the largest commercial insurer in the US and Canada, is shifting workers to locations including the Philippines and Texas to [...]
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Militants free Filipino businesswoman from jungle

30-May-2014 Intellasia | BND | 6:00 AM

Abu Sayyaf militants freed a businesswoman Wednesday by abandoning her near an airport in the southern Philippines after holding her in the jungle for more than three months, [...]
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The European Parliament elections matter to the Philippines

30-May-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The world’s largest multi-state democratic exercise took place in Europe this weekend with citizens from the 28 member States electing a new European Parliament that [...]
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AXA Philippines premium income down in Q1

30-May-2014 Intellasia | CBN News | 6:00 AM

Life insurance provider AXA Philippines saw a dip in its total premium income in the first quarter of the year compared to last year’s figures due to more cautious [...]
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GT Capital’s insurance arm sees drop in 1Q premium income

30-May-2014 Intellasia | Interaksyon | 6:00 AM

AXA Philippines today announced its premium income in the first three months of year fell as the weakness of the single premium contracts weighed on the insurer. AXA [...]
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Canada and Philippines Establish New Air Agreement

30-May-2014 Intellasia | Philippine Flight Network | 6:00 AM

Canada and the Philippines have established a new air services agreement that will increase the number of flight entitlements between the two countries and expand fifth [...]
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Philippines boosts patrol of disputed islands

Philippines boosts patrol of disputed islands

29-May-2014 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Disputes in the South China Sea have seen anti-China sentiments rising among neighbouring countries. Both the Philippines and Vietnam have agreed to jointly oppose China for [...]
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Philippines insists US military accord is legal

Philippines insists US military accord is legal

29-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Philippine government insisted Tuesday that its new accord letting the US expand its military presence in the country is legal and is confident the agreement will [...]
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Pope Francis to visit Philippines in 2015

Pope Francis to visit Philippines in 2015

29-May-2014 Intellasia | MB | 6:00 AM

Pope Francis announced on Monday his plan to visit the Philippines next year, Catholic News Service (CNS) reported. The Pope made the announcement during an in-flight news [...]
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Generation Change: Rebuilding houses in the Philippines

29-May-2014 Intellasia | DW | 6:00 AM

Typhoon Haiyan was one of the strongest storms ever to make landfall, and in the Philippines it was the deadliest typhoon on record. When a 27-year-old woman from Poland [...]
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Philippines upgrades naval base near disputed sea

Philippines upgrades naval base near disputed sea

29-May-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The Philippine Navy has modernised its command centre near the West Philippine Sea amid the long-standing territorial dispute with China. Marking its 116th anniversary on [...]
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Google Play Movies Now Available in the Philippines

29-May-2014 Intellasia | Vulcan Post | 6:00 AM

Google announces that Play Movies is now available in 4 more countries including the Philippines. This expands the Play Store’s core products in the country – [...]
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Philippine refugee tent fire kills mother, 5 kids

29-May-2014 Intellasia | Miamiherald | 6:00 AM

An overnight fire razed a tent used as a temporary shelter by survivors of Typhoon Haiyan, killing a woman and five of her children, including a 4-month-old girl, officials [...]
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