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Nielsen sees car buying boom in the Philippines

26-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

The level of car ownership in the Philippines is among the lowest globally, with an estimated 47 percent of Filipino households not owning their own cars – the fifth [...]
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Protesters, police clash in Philippines ahead of Obama visit

Protesters, police clash in Philippines ahead of Obama visit

26-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Washington Times | 6:00 AM

As President Obama began a weeklong tour of Asia on Wednesday, anti-US protesters in the Philippines clashed with police over the president’s scheduled visit and a pact [...]
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Philippines deports Taiwanese over internet scam

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

The Philippines on Thursday deported 44 Taiwanese accused of online and phone scams targeting mainland Chinese, Taiwanese officials said. The suspects were from two rings [...]
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3 qualities you need to have to be Mister World Philippines

26-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Celebrity | 6:00 AM

The Philippines is not taking its new title “pageant powerhouse” lightly, what with the numerous crowns Filipino beauty queens brought home in 2013. This 2014, [...]
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News Analysis: Asean economic integration in 2015 draws conflicting views in Philippines

26-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

Two conflicting views have emerged in the Philippines on whether or not the country is ready for economic integration in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) [...]
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US4GG: Aquino should ask Obama for TPS approval, drone technology

26-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

In anticipation of President Barack Obama’s visit to the Philippines, the influential US Pinoys for Good Governance (USP4GG) group called on President Benigno S. Aquino [...]
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Despite landmark peace deal, thousands remain displaced in southern Philippines

26-Apr-2014 Intellasia | FSRN | 6:00 AM

The Philippines government and the country’s largest Muslim rebel group, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front recently completed a peace deal at a ceremony held in Kuala [...]
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Crowdsourcing marketplace DesignCrowd expands to Philippines, aims to woo small businesses

26-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

Crowdsourcing design-related work is now becoming a popular option for businesses or startups that need creative ideas for a logo, website design, or other marketing [...]
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Did you know? In the Philippines, People Pay More for Slower Internet

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

Southeast Asia is a very interesting region. It is home to the world’s selfiest cities, most expensive city to live in, and even the most instagrammed building in the [...]
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Victim’s Harrowing Story Helped Mend HK-Philippine Rift

26-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong resident Yik had her jaw shattered during the botched rescue attempt in 2010, which sparked years of hostilities as Hong Kong attempted to restrict travel to the [...]
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The Philippines’ Gambit in the South China Sea

25-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Cyprus-mail | 6:00 AM

Tensions between the China and the Philippines spiked last March when a small civilian boat was confronted by a Chinese Coast Guard vessel about 175 km from the Philippine [...]
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Anti-US protest violence ahead of Obama visit highlights concern over military pact in Philippines

25-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Cbs News | 6:00 AM

Philippine police armed with truncheon, shields and water hose clashed Wednesday with more than 100 left-wing activists who rallied at the US Embassy in Manila to oppose a [...]
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Why Philippine internet speeds are slow

25-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Cbnnews | 6:00 AM

The Philippines’ average peak internet connection speed is faster than that of China and several countries in the Asia-Pacific region but its low use of broadband [...]
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Philippines arrests extremist in Malaysia resort kidnapping

Philippines arrests extremist in Malaysia resort kidnapping

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

Philippine forces on Wednesday arrested a Muslim extremist believed to have taken part in the kidnapping of 21 people from a Malaysian resort in 2000, a senior commander [...]
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HK and Philippines settle spat over 2010 bus tragedy

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

Hong Kong on Wednesday scrapped travel sanctions against the Philippines after Manila offered an apology and compensation for a hostage tragedy almost four years ago, [...]
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