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Obama warns China, backs Philippines

30-Apr-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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Obama in Philippines, last leg on Asian tour

29-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 regional security, improve armed [...]
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Manila to thank Taiwan for typhoon relief at national day event

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Chinapost | 6:00 AM

The Philippine government will express its gratitude for Taiwan’s assistance and support in the wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan that swept through the Southeast Asian [...]
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WeChat is bullish about mobile commerce in the Philippines

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Vulcan Post | 6:00 AM

Social messaging app WeChat thinks that the Philippines has a potential to make it big in mobile commerce. Oliver Ye, managing director of WeChat in the Philippines recently [...]
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Obama heads to Philippines as defence pact inked

Obama heads to Philippines as defence pact inked

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US President Barack Obama heads to the Philippines Monday for the most complex leg of his Asian tour balancing act of reassuring allies wary of a rising China while avoiding [...]
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US, Philippines reach deal on military accord

US, Philippines reach deal on military accord

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

The US military will have greater access to bases across the Philippines under a new 10-year agreement set to be signed Monday in conjunction with President Barack [...]
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Philippines, US to sign new military pact, part of US pivot

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States and the Philippines will sign a new 10-year security pact on Monday that will allow for a larger US military presence as it struggles to raise its defence [...]
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US-Philippines pact could modestly boost American arms sales

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A new 10-year security pact between the United States and the Philippines could lead to modest increases in US weapons sales in coming years, especially for maritime [...]
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US, Philippines accord to allow greater American military presence

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | LA Times | 6:00 AM

The US and Philippine governments have worked out a new defense cooperation agreement that opens the way for the first large-scale return of American military forces to the [...]
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Philippines seeks US support in confrontation with China

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | FT | 6:00 AM

Albert del Rosario, the Philippine foreign minister, can feel his brain pulsate when he touches his head because of wounds he suffered during the liberation of Manila at the [...]
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US, Philippines to Sign Defense Pact Amid China Tensions

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The Philippines and the US signed an agreement today that will boost the American troop presence in the Southeast Asian nation, as it seeks to counter China’s [...]
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US and Philippines Agree to a 10-Year Pact on the Use of Military Bases

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

The United States has reached a 10-year agreement with the Philippines that will give American warships, planes and troops greater access to bases in the archipelago, [...]
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In Philippines, Obama Visit Stirs Critics of Plan to Boost US Troops

In Philippines, Obama Visit Stirs Critics of Plan to Boost US Troops

28-Apr-2014 Intellasia | VOA News | 7:16 AM

A pending agreement for more American troop rotations to the Philippines continues to have strong support in the country, which is facing territorial challenges from an [...]
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2 Malaysia Kidnap Victims Now in Philippine Jungle

28-Apr-2014 Intellasia | ABCnews | 6:00 AM

Muslim militants have brought a Chinese tourist and a Filipino hotel receptionist to their jungle stronghold in the southern Philippines after kidnapping the women from a [...]
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Obama Expected to Sign Defense Agreement on Visit to Philippines

28-Apr-2014 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Opposition to American military involvement in the Philippines forced Washington to abandon what once was its largest overseas Navy base, Subic Bay, in 1992, along with the [...]
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