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Philippine president Duterte kicks off Asian summit, shakes hands with Trump

Philippine president Duterte kicks off Asian summit, shakes hands with Trump

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:00 AM

President Trump is winding down his lengthy Asia trip with an international summit and a trio of meetings with Pacific Rim allies, including his host in the Philippines who [...]
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Trump, Duterte to hold first formal sit-down as uncertainty over Philippines’ human rights lingers

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

President Donald Trump is set to meet Monday with the so-called “Trump of the East,” Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, another controversial world leader [...]
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Duterte hosts 1300 guests at Asean gala dinner

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and their dialogue partners were in a celebratory mood at the gala dinner hosted by President Rodrigo Dutert on [...]
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Rodrigo Duterte admits stabbing rival to death when he was 16

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Yahoo News UK | 6:00 AM

Rodrigo Duterte has admitted he killed a man when he was just 16. The Filipino president was speaking in Da Nang, Vietnam, while promoting his drug war which has already seen [...]
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Trump to meet Philippines’ controversial Duterte

Trump to meet Philippines’ controversial Duterte

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Donald Trump sits down Monday with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who boasts about personally killing people and is waging a drug war that rights groups say involves [...]
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‘Dump Trump’ protest erupts ahead of Philippines summit

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Riot police used water canon to prevent hundreds of protesters reaching the US embassy in Manila on Sunday, just a few hours before the arrival of President Donald Trump in [...]
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As Trump arrives in Manila, a young victim of Duterte’s devastating ‘drug war’ is mourned

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

The funeral is packed with children. There are children praying. Children playing peekaboo. Children peering through the glass-topped casket at their friend. There lies Mark [...]
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Inside Rodrigo Duterte’s drug war Part 1, the cycle of violence

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:00 AM

He keeps one hand in a tense fist an inch away from the black canvas bag holding his gun. He talks quickly, delivering direct admissions. Slightly bruised toes hang from his [...]
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Trump seeks to strike diplomatic balance with Philippines’ Duterte

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump’s knack for diplomatic flattery will be tested in the Philippines on Monday when he and Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte meet for a state [...]
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Philippines leader wants Trump to return historic war trophies: report

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | The Hill | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to ask President Trump to return three war trophies that US troops took from a village more than 100 years ago during the [...]
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Donald Trump poses with Philippines President who joked about raping a woman and compared himself to Hitler

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Mirror | 6:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte also called for the slaughter of millions of drug addicts, boasted of having personally stabbed someone to death and called the Pope a “son of [...]
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Philippines president says South China Sea row ‘better left untouched’

Philippines president says South China Sea row ‘better left untouched’

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said on Sunday the South China Sea dispute, involving China and five other claimants including the Philippines, was “better left [...]
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Philippines to seal aid agreements with Japan

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Abs-cbn.com | 6:00 AM

The Philippines and Japan will “seal” 1.5 billion yen (P676 million) in grants from Tokyo in a forthcoming exchange of diplomatic notes, the Department of Finance [...]
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Philippines aims to identify 300 new eco zones in January 2018

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

These would include mega economic zones, spanning 1,000 to 4,000 hectares The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) will identify 300 new economic zones in January 2018, [...]
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Trump offers to help the Philippines negotiate with China because he is ‘a very good mediator’

14-Nov-2017 Intellasia | The Week | 6:00 AM

President Trump arrived in the Philippines from Vietnam on Sunday, where he was greeted by controversial Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who has been accused of human [...]
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