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LPA may bring rain in Visayas this weekend

12-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Just days after Ruby caused destruction in eastern Visayas and in northern Cebu, a low pressure area is threatening to develop into a typhoon and strike the country. Since [...]
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Philippines Fears Maoist Rebels Will Steal Typhoon Aid

12-Dec-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Philippine rescue teams were struggling on Wednesday to reach upland communities on an eastern island that took the brunt of typhoon damage over the weekend amid security [...]
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Typhoon Hagupit: Philippines rushes aid to thousands displaced by storm

12-Dec-2014 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

Aid agencies are rushing to get relief supplies to the hundreds of thousands of people displaced by the powerful Typhoon Hagupit. The typhoon destroyed nearly 16,500 houses [...]
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‘Whiplash’ typhoon a cruel blow for already poverty-stricken central Philippines

11-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The typhoon’s name was Hagupit, which means “whiplash” in Filipino, and for the poverty-stricken rice farmers, fishermen, village workers and children of [...]
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Philippine rescuers struggle to reach villages after typhoon ‘folded homes like paper’

11-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine emergency workers were struggling on Tuesday to reach coastal villages on an island hardest hit by a typhoon where thousands of homes have been wrecked by powerful [...]
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Suspected bomb kills 10 on Philippine passenger bus

11-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The death toll from a suspected bomb explosion on a bus in the southern Philippines rose to at least 10 with another 34 people wounded, officials said Wednesday. The Rural [...]
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Philippines Pushes Developing Countries to Cut Their Emissions

11-Dec-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

As the torrential rains of Typhoon Hagupit flood the Philippines, driving millions of people from their homes, the Philippine government arrived at a United Nations climate [...]
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TVI affiliate looking to build Philippines’ third nickel plant

11-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A Philippine miner partly owned by Canada’s TVI Pacific Inc is looking to build what could be the Southeast Asian country’s third nickel processing plant ahead of [...]
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Philippines’ response to Typhoon Hagupit ‘admirable’

11-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Dw.de | 6:00 AM

Although Typhoon Hagupit flattened houses and claimed dozens of lives, analyst Steven Rood tells DW the extent of the damage could have been much worse The most powerful [...]
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EconomyPhilippines’ exports slow as Chinese demand slows

11-Dec-2014 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Another reminder that the global recovery is uneven: exports from the Philippines slowed considerably in October, as demand from China wanes. Economists had predicted export [...]
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Typhoon Ruby Affects 2.4 million People in Philippines: Disaster Council

11-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Sputniknews | 6:00 AM

The Philippine National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council reported Wednesday that a total of 2.4 million people have been affected by typhoon Ruby (Hagupit) in [...]
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Philippines congress approves 15 pct increase in 2015 national budget

11-Dec-2014 Intellasia | The Fiscal Times | 6:00 AM

The 2015 budget will boost spending to 2.6 trillion pesos($58.59 billion) from a planned 2.26 trillion pesos this year, Francis Escudero, head of the Senate finance panel [...]
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Philippines bus bombing ‘kills 11′

Philippines bus bombing ‘kills 11′

10-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 9:51 AM

Eleven people including many high school students were killed when a bomb exploded aboard a bus in the southern Philippines on Tuesday, military spokesmen said. The bus [...]
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Philippines Pushes Developing Countries to Cut Their Emissions

10-Dec-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 8:25 AM

As the torrential rains of Typhoon Hagupit flood thePhilippines, driving millions of people from their homes, the Philippine government arrived at a United Nations climate [...]
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AmeriCare Team Arrives in Philippines To Help After Typhoon

10-Dec-2014 Intellasia | WTNH | 8:25 AM

A team from AmeriCares inConnecticutis in thePhilippinesto help families displaced by Typhoon Hagupit. The team will give out hygiene supplies to shelters, and shipments of [...]
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