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Philippines stops accepting flights from Wuhan, origin of new coronavirus

25-Jan-2020 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:02 AM

The Philippines is suspending all flights from Wuhan City, considered to be ground zero for the new coronavirus which has so far killed 17 and infected more than 500 people [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte threatens to end military deal with the United States

Philippines’ Duterte threatens to end military deal with the United States

25-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned the United States on Thursday he would repeal an agreement on deployment of troops and equipment for exercises if Washington did [...]
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DOH clarifies there is still no confirmed new coronavirus case in Philippines

25-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:02 AM

The Department of Health clarified that there remain to be no confirmed cases of the new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in the Philippines as it awaits results of the confirmatory [...]
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Corruption in the Philippines worsens in 2019 global index

25-Jan-2020 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:02 AM

Corruption worsened in the Philippine government in 2019 as it ranked 113th of 180 countries studied on their perceived political integrity. Transparency International, a [...]
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Philippine aviation authorities ban flights to Wuhan

25-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Philippine aviation authorities on Thursday banned flights to the Chinese city of Wuhan as a precaution, following the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus. After a special [...]
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Philippines: 4Q GDP to accelerate to 6.6pct but could miss full year target

24-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Think Ing | 6:02 AM

The Philippines will likely miss its full year target of 6.0 percent as 3Q GDP is revised lower. 4Q GDP could hit 6.6% The Philippines will report 4Q GDP on Thursday. Market [...]
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Philippines Investigates Potential Coronavirus Case

24-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Benar News | 6:02 AM

Philippine officials on Tuesday reported the country’s likely first case of the new coronavirus, saying a 5-year-old Chinese boy from Wuhan city, where the disease [...]
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Philippines raises 1.33 billion US dollars from euro-dominated global bonds

24-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:02 AM

The Philippines successfully priced its first international bond issuance in 2020 with its total offering of 1.2 billion euro (roughly 1.33 million US dollars) from [...]
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After Volcano Quiets, Philippine Officials At Odds Over Residents’ Return

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | NPR | 6:02 AM

Updated at 10:30 a.m. ET Scientists in the Philippines are defending their assessment of a volcano that has been spewing ash for more than a week after a local official [...]
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Philippines says Chevron unit underpaid rent for oil terminal lot

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The Philippines said on Tuesday a lease contract between a unit of Chevron Corp and a state-run firm was “grossly disadvantageous” to the government, after a [...]
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UAE provides urgent aid to Philippines after volcano eruption

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | GulfNews | 6:02 AM

The UAE has provided urgent aid to those affected by the eruption of Taal Volcano in the Philippines. The move comes following the directives of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad [...]
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Philippines farm shelters pets rescued from volcano

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A small farm in the Philippines’ Batangas province is providing a safe haven for pets rescued from an exclusion zone around an active volcano. Taal began spewing clouds [...]
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SWS: Duterte’s satisfaction rating hits new record-high

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | UNTV News | 6:02 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte’s satisfaction rating has reached a new record high, according to the recent survey of Social Weather Stations (SWS). Based on the 4th Quarter [...]
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Philippines volcano: Evacuees concerned about long-term plans

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Taal volcano alert level remains high as concerns grow about illnesses that may develop due to conditions in temporary shelters. More than a week after the Taal volcano [...]
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Scientists fear major volcanic eruption in the Philippines

23-Jan-2020 Intellasia | Nature | 6:02 AM

Activity on the volcanic island Taal has eased, but scientists say the threat is far from over. Researchers in the Philippines are monitoring the Taal volcano closely for [...]
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