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Philippine Airlines names Gilbert Santa Maria as new president

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:02 AM

BPO industry leader Gilbert Santa Maria is a personal choice of Philippine Airlines chair Lucio Tan to head the flag carrier Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) named [...]
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Congressmen to donate part of their salaries for Batanes quake victims

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | UNTV News | 6:02 AM

Members of the House of Representatives are looking to raise some money to help the victims of twin earthquakes that rattled Batanes over the weekend. In a statement issued [...]
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Duterte’s verbal order on PCSO games shutdown not arbitrary Guevarra

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:02 AM

While the order of President Rodrigo Duterte to stop the gaming operations of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) is only verbal, it is not arbitrary, Justice [...]
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Military-to-military relationship important part of China-Philippines ties: Chinese ambassador

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Xinhuanet | 6:02 AM

The military-to-military relationship between China and the Philippines has become an important part of the bilateral relations, Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao [...]
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Bong Go open to probing corruption issues at PCSO, Philhealth

31-Jul-2019 Intellasia | UNTV News | 6:02 AM

Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go said he is open to conducting an inquiry into the alleged corruption issues in the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office [...]
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Defense chief: Chinese envoy denies aircraft carrier sailed past Tawi-Tawi

30-Jul-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua told Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana that it was not true that Chinese aircraft carrier CV-16 Liaoning passed through Philippine waters [...]
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Philippines, China to deepen cooperation Beijing official

30-Jul-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 6:02 AM

The Philippines and China have committed to continue to deepen cooperation under Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and “unswervingly” adhere to good [...]
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Burnaby resident returning from Philippines diagnosed with measles

30-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CBC | 6:02 AM

Free measles vaccinations being offered at public health units, walk-in clinics and by some family doctors Public health officials have confirmed a resident of Burnaby, B.C., [...]
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8 dead, 60 hurt as quakes shake northern Philippine isles

29-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

Two strong earthquakes hours apart struck a group of sparsely populated islands in the Luzon Strait in the northern Philippines early Saturday, killing at least seven people, [...]
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Eight killed as quakes hit far northern Philippines

Eight killed as quakes hit far northern Philippines

29-Jul-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Eight people were killed and dozens injured when a series of earthquakes struck islands in the far northern Philippines early Saturday, terrifying locals and sparking an [...]
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Duterte warned vs ‘political cost’ of reviving death penalty

27-Jul-2019 Intellasia | ABS-CBN | 6:02 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte’s renewed push to restore capital punishment may come at a huge political cost compromising his government’s ability to appeal for [...]
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COA flags Pagcor’s P95 million catering contracts without public bidding

27-Jul-2019 Intellasia | ABS-CBN | 6:02 AM

The Commission on Audit (COA) has flagged the Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (Pagcor) for P95.021 million in catering contracts which were not bidded out, [...]
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Duterte rejects anti-endo bill, says it destroys ‘balance’

27-Jul-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte refused to sign the Security of Tenure (SOT) bill that he certified as urgent and which seeks to fulfill his campaign promise of ending [...]
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Duterte vetoes ‘security of tenure’ bill, says spokesman

27-Jul-2019 Intellasia | ABS-CBN | 6:02 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte has vetoed a bill that seeks to end labour contractualisation, his spokesman said Friday. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo announced the [...]
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Broken promise: Philippines Duterte vetoes bill on short-term contracts

Broken promise: Philippines Duterte vetoes bill on short-term contracts

27-Jul-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has vetoed a measure that would have ended companies’ practice of hiring workers on short-term contracts, his spokesman said on [...]
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