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Bomb kills 1, wounds 16 in southern Philippines

Bomb kills 1, wounds 16 in southern Philippines

18-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A bomb exploded on a pedestrian overpass in a southern Philippine town threatened by Muslim rebels in the past, killing a student and wounding 16 others late Sunday, police [...]
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Where are the Philippine rich in politics?

18-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Parallaxis | 6:00 AM

Politicians are invariably silent about their financiers during election period. However, it is a given that money politics plays a central part in any electoral strategy. A [...]
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Philippines’ Ayala plans $1.6 billion borrowing for two power projects

18-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine conglomerate Ayala Corp is looking to borrow as much as $1.6 billion in the next 12 months to finance two power projects, a senior company official said on Monday. [...]
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Pope to bring message of hope to typhoon-hit Philippines

Pope to bring message of hope to typhoon-hit Philippines

17-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Pope Francis will bring a message of hope when he visits the Philippines in January, Church officials said Friday, on a trip that will see him tour areas devastated by last [...]
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Fifteen killed as soldiers, insurgents clash in Philippines

Fifteen killed as soldiers, insurgents clash in Philippines

17-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:00 AM

Fifteen people were killed in heavy fighting between government forces and al-Qaeda-linked militants in the southern Philippine jungle on Friday, the military said. Close to [...]
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The Philippines, land of smiles amid trials

17-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Deseretnews | 6:00 AM

On his first visit to the Philippines nearly 30 years ago, Elder Dallin H. Oaks met with the 33 stake presidents serving in that nation. Church membership there stood at [...]
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Pope to meet victims of Philippines’ Haiyan storm

Pope to meet victims of Philippines’ Haiyan storm

17-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Pope Francis will host a luncheon for Filipino survivors of the deadly Typhoon Haiyan during his January 12-19 visit to Sri Lanka and the Philippines, his second visit to [...]
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Newmarket company expands Philippines office

15-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Yorkregion | 9:01 AM

Allied Global is thinking big. The Newmarket-based company has moved and expanded its Manila, Philippines office. The new location more than triples the office capacity to [...]
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OECD forecast: PH to lead growth rate in SE Asia

15-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer | 9:01 AM

The Philippines has the most favourable growth rate in Southeast Asia in the next five years, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) said. The 2015 [...]
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In slums of Philippines, scavengers pick through trash for food, recyclables

15-Nov-2014 Intellasia | KY3 | 9:01 AM

In the slums here, on a recent trip with Convoy of Hope, we didn’t expect to find children smiling and singing songs. It’s a place where chasing bubbles is a [...]
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Farmers Copying Guns Make Philippines Deadlier Than US

15-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 9:01 AM

Hidden beneath tarpaulins in the backyard of a house in the central Philippine city of Danao, Lito puts the finishing touches on a replica.45-caliber Colt Officer’s [...]
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Modi meets Philippines president, chats with Abe

15-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Zeenews | 9:01 AM

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi Thursday met with Philippines President Benigno Aquino and later also held a brief interaction with Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe. [...]
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Philippines expected to outperform peers

15-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Bworldonline | 9:01 AM

GROWTH among emerging Asian economies is expected to be robust over the medium term – with the Philippines now expected to outpace its Asean-5 peers in terms of [...]
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Phl to other countries: Thanks for so many things

15-Nov-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 9:01 AM

The Philippines is grateful to friends “for so many things,” according to President Aquino. In meetings in this Myanmar capital, Aquino thanked the leaders of [...]
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Island quarantine for Filipino troops from Liberia

14-Nov-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

More than 130 Filipino soldiers and police returned from peacekeeping duties in Liberia on Wednesday and immediately headed to an island quarantine as a precaution against [...]
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