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Philippine children exploited in billion-dollar webcam paedophilia industry

09-Jul-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

In remote Philippine villages and impoverished urban areas increasing numbers of children, including toddlers, are being forced to perform sex acts that are streamed online [...]
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Pope to visit Philippines disaster victims

Pope to visit Philippines disaster victims

09-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Pope Francis is to visit the Philippines, Asia’s bastion of the Catholic faith, in January 2015 to comfort victims of disasters including Super Typhoon Haiyan, local [...]
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Pope’s visit seen encouraging Catholics in Asia

09-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asia has a special spot in the heart of Pope Francis, who looks forward to visiting the region to encourage Christians, especially those suffering or being persecuted, [...]
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Impeachment move filed against Philippines’ Aquino

09-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A former Philippine congressman on Monday filed an impeachment complaint against President Benigno Aquino for bribery and violating the constitution, but analysts said the [...]
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Philippines to Consider More Rice Imports, Ending Subsidy

09-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Philippine officials will meet next week to consider more rice imports and ending a subsidy for farmers to cut debt at the National Food Authority, Presidential Assistant for [...]
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Deadliest typhoons to hit the Philippines

Deadliest typhoons to hit the Philippines

09-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Florita, the first typhoon to hit the Philippine archipelago after a dry and dreary summer has given us a hard-hitting wakeup call- the dry season is over and the monsoon [...]
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Australian man accused of abusing children in Philippines

09-Jul-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

A second Australian man has been charged over the alleged sexual abuse of children on the Philippine island of Cebu which has been identified as a centre for international [...]
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The China-Philippines dispute in the East Sea

The China-Philippines dispute in the East Sea

09-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Aside from Vietnam, with its greedy U-shaped or nine-dotted line that covers over 80 percent of the South China Sea (East Sea), China also has maritime disputes with the [...]
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Philippines university sorry for Imelda Marcos visit

09-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A leading Catholic university in the Philippines has apologised for inviting former first lady Imelda Marcos to speak after photos of her relishing the occasion caused a [...]
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Philippines’ ICTSI walks away from Indian container port contract

09-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Philippines-based port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI) said it agreed with an Indian shipbuilding venture to scrap a three-year-old contract to [...]
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Southeast Asian jihadist leader and bomb expert is alive, in Philippines

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Longwar Journal | 6:00 AM

Zulkifli bin Hir, a jihadist commander and bomb expert who has worked with three jihadist groups in Southeast Asia and was reported killed by the Philippine military in 2012, [...]
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FEATURE | Fossil fuel-dependence puts at risk Philippines’ economic growth prospects

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Interaksyon | 6:00 AM

The Philippines for the past 2 years has been the fastest growing economy in Asia. And this phenomenal growth has been powered by fossil fuel, making the country among [...]
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In Indonesia, Filipinos are industry leaders

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

Professionals in finance, banking and education, Filipinos in Indonesia have a huge stake in the presidential elections in the Philippines’ so-called ‘best [...]
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Philippines university sorry for Marcos visit

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A leading Catholic university in the Philippines has apologised for inviting former first lady Imelda Marcos to speak after photos of her relishing the occasion caused a [...]
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Philippine church leader tells bishops: listen more, condemn less’

08-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The leader of the Philippines’ Catholic Church, which routinely denounces abortion and contraception, called for the clergy on Saturday to listen more and condemn less, [...]
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