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New military pact reflects warmer US-Philippine ties amid jitters over China’s rise

02-May-2014 Intellasia | UA News | 6:00 AM

In this Monday, April 28, 2014 file photo, US President Barack Obama signs a guestbook as Philippine President Benigno Aquino III looks on at the Malacanang Palace in Manila. [...]
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New pact reflects cozier US-Philippine alliance

02-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

A new defense pact that will allow thousands of US troops to be temporarily based in Philippines for the first time in more than 20 years signals closer cooperation in the [...]
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Khazanah buys stake in Philippines’ 8990

01-May-2014 Intellasia | The Sun Daily | 6:00 AM

Khazanah Nasional Bhd will invest PHP2,925 million (RM215 million) to acquire an 8 percent stake in 8990 Holdings Inc, a mass housing developer in the Philippines. Khazanah, [...]
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Why US may not come to Philippines’ rescue in Spratlys

01-May-2014 Intellasia | CBN News | 6:00 AM

While it is certain that the US will defend the Philippines, it is not clear if Washington’s commitment includes the West Philippine Sea, which is the subject of the [...]
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Obama visit to Philippines sparks protests over military deal

01-May-2014 Intellasia | Digital Journal | 6:00 AM

A new 10-year agreement between the Philippines and the US signed during President Barack Obama’s visit to the Philippines will give the US greater access to Philippine [...]
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Obama cites legacy of US-Philippine cooperation as he concludes Asia trip

01-May-2014 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

President Obama paid tribute to a shared history of sacrifice Tuesday, as he reflected on how the Philippines had surmounted the challenges of a war and a natural disaster [...]
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Nokia still dominates in the Philippines, survey says

01-May-2014 Intellasia | Vulcan Post | 6:00 AM

Many might think that Nokia, is a thing of the past in most countries around the world. However in the Philippines, Nokia is still the king of phones (Yes, you read it [...]
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Obama warns China, backs Philippines

Obama warns China, backs Philippines

01-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US President Barack Obama ended an Asian tour Tuesday with a warning to China against using force to resolve territorial disputes, and an “ironclad” promise of [...]
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US Removes Philippines from Piracy Watch List After 20 Years

01-May-2014 Intellasia | Chosun | 6:00 AM

The United States said it has removed the Philippines from its piracy watch list after two decades following significant reforms put in place by Manila, raising prospects for [...]
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Defence pact sparks anti-US protest in Philippines

01-May-2014 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

The US President, Barack Obama, ended his visit to Manila on Tuesday with a reiteration for greater US cooperation with its allies in the Asia-Pacific region. Washington and [...]
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US and Philippines: How strategic is the partnership?

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Hyped as a major advance in the strategic partnership of the US and the Philippines, the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) highlights the meeting of US President [...]
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Philippines defence pact boosts US influence

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

US President Barack Obama has arrived in the Philippines in a visit widely seen as a part of Washington’s “pivot to Asia strategy.” Obama landed just hours [...]
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Obama: Philippine pact will improve Asia security

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

President Barack Obama said a 10-year agreement signed Monday to give the U.S military greater access to Philippine bases will help promote peace and stability in the region [...]
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US military expands presence in Philippines despite constitutional ban

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | RT | 6:00 AM

The United States and Philippines signed an agreement on Monday this week that will allow American troops to have access to military bases on the Asian island country for the [...]
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US, Philippines boost military ties. Why now?

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Csmonitor | 6:00 AM

The US and the Philippines signed a 10-year defense agreement Monday with the potential to significantly increase US military forces in the country. After two years of talks, [...]
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