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Taiwan’s new rep in Philippines assumes post

06-Oct-2014 Intellasia | GMAnetwork | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s new representative to the Philippines has assumed his post, the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office said over the weekend. In a post on its website Friday, [...]
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Philippines militants give German hostages extra week

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Dw.de | 6:00 AM

Al Qaeda-linked militants in the Philippines have said they will kill two German captives by October 17 if Berlin doesn’t meet their demands. The new deadline gives the [...]
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‘Islamic State popularity growing in Philippines’

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:00 AM

The appeal of the jihadist organisation Islamic State (IS) is gaining ground in the Philippines, particularly among extremist groups in Mindanao, the Anti-Terrorism Council [...]
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ICT helps boost rice yield in Philippines

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | The Daily Star | 6:00 AM

The Cyber Village Project has created revolution by increasing rice output using information and communications technology (ICT)-based web tools and technologies in the [...]
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Philippines’ rise as call-centre nation lures expats home

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Mvariety | 6:00 AM

Having grown up poor, Denise Sese found herself still mired in debt. It was 2009. A college dropout and one-time cashier at a Jollibee Foods Corp. fast-food outlet in Manila, [...]
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US allocates $17.68M for Philippines’ law enforcement, judicial reforms

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:00 AM

The United States (US) will provide more than $17.68 million as assistance for the Philippines’ enhancement of law enforcement and justice sector reforms to address [...]
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PHILIPPINES PRESS-AES offers long-term solution to power crisis – Star

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Philippine unit of American energy firm AES Corp is offering its battery energy storage technology as a possible long-term solution to the country’s worsening power [...]
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‘Neneng’ enters Philippines, may exit Saturday

04-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

Typhoon “Neneng” (international name: Phanfone) entered the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) midday Friday, the state weather bureau said. [...]
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‘Islamic State popularity growing in Philippines’

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The appeal of the jihadist organisation Islamic State (IS) is gaining ground in the Philippines, particularly among extremist groups in Mindanao, the Anti-Terrorism Council [...]
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Phl commits to help fight IS

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The Philippines made a commitment to the United Nations to do its part in the international efforts to fight the terrorist group Islamic State (IS) operating in Iraq and [...]
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Philippines still has one of slowest Internet speeds in Asia

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | CBN News | 6:00 AM

The Philippines still has one of the slowest average connection speeds in Asia Pacific, according to a new report by Akamai. In its latest State of the Internet Q2-2014, [...]
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Filipinos express support for HK protest

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | BND | 6:00 AM

Filipinos opposed to Chinese claims in the South China Sea expressed support Thursday for the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong, saying Beijing should not use force to stop [...]
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The United States and Philippines Begin Exercise Near Disputed Areas

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | Cross Map | 6:00 AM

Thousands of Philippine and American troops joined together for a naval exercise early this Monday near the disputed areas in the South China Sea. According to Reuters, The [...]
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Philippines seizes 15 paintings from Marcos family

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The Philippine government seized 15 paintings from the former home of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos as it tries to recover 156 artworks – including ones by Van Gogh, [...]
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Philippines’ Aquino criticises UN for mission ‘impossible’

Philippines’ Aquino criticises UN for mission ‘impossible’

03-Oct-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Benigno Aquino on Wednesday criticised the United Nations for refusing to better arm Filipino peacekeepers in the Golan Heights, saying this made their [...]
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