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Duterte says Guam could belong to Philippines

13-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Pacific News Centre | 6:00 AM

Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte says if Guam lies on its continental shelf it will belong to the Philippines. CNN Philippines is reporting that Duterte made the comment [...]
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Philippines, China set 2nd meeting on maritime row

13-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Sun Star | 6:00 AM

THE Philippines and China are scheduled to meet in Manila on Tuesday, February 13, to resume its dialogue in relation to the long-standing dispute over the resource-rich [...]
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Philippines plans open tender, June delivery for 250000 T rice imports

13-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Philippines will buy 250,000 tonnes of rice via an open international tender and delivery will be in June, a top government official said, as the country seeks to boost [...]
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Shoot me, don’t jail me, Philippines’ Duterte tells Hague court prosecutor

Shoot me, don’t jail me, Philippines’ Duterte tells Hague court prosecutor

12-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday told the International Criminal Court (ICC) to go ahead and investigate him for crimes against humanity, and said he would [...]
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Philippines’ claim to Sabah politically driven: Anifah

12-Feb-2018 Intellasia | NST | 6:00 AM

Talks on Philippines’ claim on Sabah are nothing more than personal political agenda by certain quarters to gain support from the people of the country, Foreign [...]
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Duterte offers govt help to Philippine workers in Kuwait

12-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday pledged government help to evacuate Filipinos wanting to leave Kuwait, blasting the Gulf state for “inhuman” [...]
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The ICC Is Launching Preliminary Probes Into Violence in the Philippines and Venezuela

12-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court announced Thursday that she is opening preliminary probes into alleged crimes by police and security forces in the [...]
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Philippines to ask airlines to bring Filipinos home after Kuwait deaths

12-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Philippines will ask its private airlines to evacuate its nationals from Kuwait within 72 hours after the discovery of a Filipino migrant worker dead in a freezer, the [...]
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Philippines to cancel $233 million helicopter deal with Canada

12-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Friday he has ordered the military to cancel a $233 million agreement to purchase 16 helicopters from Canada, whose government [...]
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Philippines – workers with HIV face discrimination, says HRW

12-Feb-2018 Intellasia | DW | 6:00 AM

Philippine workers infected by HIV suffer workplace discrimination on account of their health status and usually do not seek redress, revealed a new report released by Human [...]
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Philippine troops kill suspected militants near city once held by rebels

12-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine soldiers have killed three suspected members of the pro-Islamic State Maute group, the army said on Friday, including a fighter broken out of jail in a southern [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte orders halt on new casinos to prevent oversupply

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered a halt on the entry and creation of new casinos to prevent an oversupply in one of Asia’s fastest-growing gambling [...]
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Hague court opens examination into Philippines drugs war deaths

Hague court opens examination into Philippines drugs war deaths

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutors have opened a preliminary examination into Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte’s “war on drugs”, which has [...]
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Philippine central bank holds rate steady, says inflation spike will moderate

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Philippines’ central bank held interest rates steady on Thursday and poured cold water on expectations that it will hike this year, insisting that a sharp spike in [...]
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Philippines eyes Alibaba’s financial technology for OFWs

10-Feb-2018 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The Philippine government might tap Alibaba group’s financial technology solutions to help lower remittance costs for overseas Filipino workers through mobile payment [...]
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