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Duterte says Xi Jinping offered him an oil and gas deal to ignore South China Sea ruling

14-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said he has been offered a controlling stake in a joint energy deal by Chinese President Xi Jinping in exchange for ignoring an [...]
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Hundreds of children die in Philippine dengue epidemic as local action urged

14-Sep-2019 Intellasia | TheGuardian | 6:02 AM

Health ministry calls for greater efforts to deal with mosquito-borne disease at village level as death toll reaches four figures The Philippine health ministry has urged [...]
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Philippine vice president blasts ‘reckless’ Duterte over China deal

14-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The vice president of the Philippines on Thursday rebuked the country’s leader for being “reckless” in suggesting he would consider ignoring an arbitration [...]
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Philippine fast food specialist Jollibee hungry to expand in US, China

14-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Jollibee Foods Corp (JFC.PS), the Philippine fast food specialist known for fried ‘Chickenjoy’ and chopped hotdogs in sweet spaghetti sauce, is doubling down on [...]
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After rejecting Duterte in China, Xi offers Manila gas deal in Philippine EEZ

14-Sep-2019 Intellasia | TaiwanNews | 6:02 AM

Xi offers Philippines controlling stake in offshore energy project located in Philippine territory Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte publicly stated that Chinese leader Xi [...]
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Philippine vice-President blasts ‘reckless’ Duterte over China deal

14-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The vice-President of the Philippines on Thursday (Sep 12) rebuked the country’s leader for being “reckless” in suggesting he would consider ignoring an [...]
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Duterte to ‘ignore’ SCS ruling For 60-40 deal with China

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The Duterte administration will ignore the 2016 international arbitral court ruling favouring the Philippine position on the South China Sea to ensure “economic [...]
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Pundits: Philippines trying to widen rift between Putrajaya and Sabah by claiming ownership

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

A Philippines official’s remark claiming that Sabah belongs to the republic could be a calculated move to “exploit” the East Malaysian state’s [...]
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‘Not a chance’: Philippine minister says no access for UN drugs war probe

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The Philippines will not allow visits by the United Nations to investigate its bloody war on drugs, its foreign minister said on Wednesday (Sep 11), calling its human rights [...]
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In the Philippines, Even Your Chances of Living or Dying is Affected by Traffic

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Carmudi | 6:02 AM

Frustration. Helplessness. Anger. Really, it’s not difficult to guess what goes on in the minds of ambulance drivers when they’re stuck in traffic. Just ask [...]
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Duterte minister scoffs at UN desire to investigate drug war in Philippines

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CBC | 6:02 AM

The Philippines won’t allow visits by the United Nations to investigate its bloody war on drugs, its foreign minister said on Wednesday, calling its human rights [...]
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Who let the villains out? Philippines crime-busting president red-faced

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The early release of hundreds of convicted rapists, murderers and drug criminals has acutely embarrassed Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, with his justice minister [...]
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Philippines to allow China-backed telco to build towers on military bases

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The Philippine military agreed on Wednesday to allow a new cellphone network powered by a Chinese state telecoms giant to install communications equipment on its army bases, [...]
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PXP Energy shares jump on Philippines-China exploration hopes

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | ABS-CBN | 6:02 AM

PXP Energy shares extended gains on Thursday after President Rodrigo Duterte said he was willing to set aside the Philippines’ victory against China in an international [...]
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GCTA surrenderer calls on Duterte for ‘mercy’

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | UNTV News | 6:02 AM

Lando, not his real name, said he had good behavior during his time in prison. He was released under the good conduct time allowance (GCTA) law last January 2017. He also [...]
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