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Philippines signs defence trade deal with China’s Poly Technologies

19-May-2017 Intellasia | Janes | 6:00 AM

The Philippines Department of National Defense (DND) has signed a defence trade agreement with the Poly Group Corporation, parent company of Poly Technologies, one of [...]
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Philippines rejects European grants: EU

19-May-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Philippines will no longer accept grants from the European Union, the EU delegation to Manila said Thursday, following repeated tirades from President Rodrigo Duterte [...]
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Philippine Growth Misses Forecasts as government Spending Eases

19-May-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The Philippine economy expanded less than economists forecast last quarter as government and consumer spending weakened. Stocks and the peso fell. Key Points Gross domestic [...]
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Philippines signs defence trade deal with China’s Poly Technologies

18-May-2017 Intellasia | Janes | 6:00 AM

The Philippines Department of National Defense (DND) has signed a defence trade agreement with the Poly Group Corporation, parent company of Poly Technologies, one of [...]
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Can Trump count on Manila to put pressure on N Korea? 3 points to know.

Can Trump count on Manila to put pressure on N Korea? 3 points to know.

18-May-2017 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

President Trump raised eyebrows in late April with a phone call to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and an invitation for Duterte to visit the White House. After Chief of [...]
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Taiwan reschedules visa-free entry for Filipinos

18-May-2017 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s visa-free privilege for Filipinos will begin in September instead of June this year Taiwan announced on Tuesday, May 16, that it is rescheduling to September [...]
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S’pore inks bilateral pacts with navies of Thailand, Philippines

18-May-2017 Intellasia | Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Singapore has signed two bilateral agreements with the navies of Thailand and the Philippines on the sidelines of the ongoing maritime defence trade fair, Imdex Asia, said [...]
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Terrorism could thwart one of the Philippines’ growth engines

18-May-2017 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Homegrown militants in the Philippines are increasingly turning their focus to holiday hot-spots, potentially spelling trouble for the tourist-dependent economy. Tourism [...]
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Philippines Receives Belt and Road Initiative Whole Heartedly

18-May-2017 Intellasia | Newsghana | 6:00 AM

The Philippines said it welcomes the Belt and Road initiative to not only boost the country’s infrastructure but also strengthen connectivity with other Asian [...]
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US, Philippines troops in evacuation, counterterror drills

18-May-2017 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

More than 200 Filipino and US Army soldiers yesterday conducted casualty evacuation drills in this typhoon-prone island town as part of this year’s Balikatan exercises. [...]
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AFP, US military host cyber exchange

18-May-2017 Intellasia | Dvidshub | 6:00 AM

Protecting yourself online has become an increasingly important part of life. Whether responsible for military, business or personal home computers, all individuals should [...]
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Philippines, China vow closer ties, management of disputes

18-May-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Tuesday that he and Chinese President Xi Jinping resolved to strengthen their countries’ friendship during their meeting in [...]
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Duterte Downsizes US-Philippine Military Exercise in Foreign Policy Makeover

18-May-2017 Intellasia | Sputnik News | 6:00 AM

The United States and the Philippines began on May 9, the 33rd annual bilateral military exercise known as Balikatan. This is the first of the exercises to be held under the [...]
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Duterte: Both PH and China cannot afford to go to war

18-May-2017 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:00 AM

Despite his third warm encounter in six months with Chinese President Xi Jinping, President Rodrigo Duterte said Tuesday it is not yet time to discuss the arbitral ruling [...]
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China And Japan Will Pay Billions To Improve Shoddy Philippine Infrastructure

18-May-2017 Intellasia | Forbes | 6:00 AM

The economic policy of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte known as Dutertenomics obviously copies the word splicing of Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe’s Abenomics. [...]
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