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Philippines to Limit Number of Cryptocurrency Exchanges

27-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Cryptovest | 6:02 AM

The Philippines said it would limit the number of cryptocurrency exchange operators inside its special economic zone. The Philippines will limit the number of cryptocurrency [...]
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Philippines takes part in AIIB annual meeting in Mumbai

26-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Xinhua Net | 6:02 AM

Philippine Finance minister Carlos Dominguez is in Mumbai, India for the third annual meeting of the Board of Governors of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) [...]
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ADB Supports Innovative Drinking Water Solution in Philippines

26-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Modern Diplomacy | 6:02 AM

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is collaborating with Zero Mass Water, Inc. (ZMW) and the Philippine National Electrification Administration (NEA) to improve access to [...]
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Philippine bishops hesitant about priests seeking gun permits

26-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Crux Now | 6:02 AM

After three priests were murdered during the last six months, Philippine officials say they have received gun carry permit applications from nearly 250 religious workers, [...]
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Karapatan calls for removal of Philippines from UN rights body

26-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:02 AM

The United Nations Human Rights Council should remove the Philippines from its ranks and probe the country for alleged human rights violations, rights group Karapatan said [...]
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How these women went from earning 20 cents a day to sending their children to college

26-Jun-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:02 AM

For Cynthia Cabrera, life was tough. Work, for her, meant long days spent weaving hand-crafted rugs for a daily wage equivalent to 20 cents barely enough for a bag of rice. [...]
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Philippines may hike key rate again

26-Jun-2018 Intellasia | The Nation | 6:02 AM

AFTER THE PHILIPPINE central bank raised its key interest rates on June 18 for the second time this year, economists are pondering whether the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas [...]
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Overcoming poverty in the Philippines

26-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Bworldonline | 6:02 AM

FATIMA ESMAEL, a young mother of two in Cotabato, dreams of having a house of their own. Her husband, a pedicab driver, earns six dollars on a good day, just enough to pay [...]
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‘Philippines does not need call from 38 states on HR’

26-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Phil Star | 6:02 AM

The country does not have to be told of its human rights obligations as it is already faithfully fulfilling them, Malacanang said yesterday amid calls from 38 countries for [...]
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Legalising divorce in the Philippines

25-Jun-2018 Intellasia | The Asean Post | 6:02 AM

Marriage is a life-defining moment for a young woman. For Melody Alan, that moment came when she was 21, fresh out of college and in love. However, for Alan and hundreds of [...]
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Philippines Doubles Bounty for Top IS-linked Militant

25-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Benar News | 6:02 AM

The Philippine government doubled the bounty for a Filipino man believed to be among likely successors to Isnilon Hapilon, the Islamic State regional commander who was killed [...]
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Community takes lead to rebuild Philippine city after siege

25-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

When Tong Pacasum was allowed back into the area where his family home once stood in Marawi on the Philippine island of Mindanao, there was nothing left for him to salvage [...]
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38 UN rights council members urge Philippines to stop drug war deaths

38 UN rights council members urge Philippines to stop drug war deaths

25-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:02 AM

Thirty-eight members of the United Nations Human Rights Council have urged the Philippine government to put an end to alleged rights abuses in its bloody war on drugs and bow [...]
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Philippines moves ahead with ‘second horizon’ modernisation

23-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Janes | 6:02 AM

* President approves USD5.6 billion modernisation programme * Requirements include accelerated submarine procurement Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has given approval [...]
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Philippines plans to take drug war to schools with searches, testing

23-Jun-2018 Intellasia | | 6:02 AM

The Philippines is planning to take President Rodrigo Duterte’s ferocious drugs war to schools with the inspection of bags and lockers, as well as random testing for [...]
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