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Philippines might be knocking on the wrong door

31-Mar-2014 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

THE United Nations Arbitral Tribunal at The Hague has given the Philippines until tomorrow to submit its case on the territorial dispute with China. The Philippines had asked [...]
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Philippines, Muslim rebels set for historic peace deal

Philippines, Muslim rebels set for historic peace deal

28-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The biggest Muslim rebel group in the Philippines will sign a peace deal on Thursday aimed at ending four decades of deadly conflict that has condemned millions in the [...]
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Hungry for music in the Philippines? Here are 6 streaming services to soothe your soul

28-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Tech in Asia | 6:00 AM

Filipinos love to listen to both local and international music. But as technology evolves, streaming services have become a popular way to hunt for good tunes. In the [...]
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Spain grants Philippines fresh P3.1 billion for dev’t

28-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

Governments of Spain and the Philippines renewed its development partnership involving a EU50 million or P3.109 billion initial grant allocation. Socioeconomic Planning [...]
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Philippines Fishermen Leery of Entering Contested Waters

28-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Voanews | 6:00 AM

Almost two years ago ships from China and the Phillipines held a months-long standoff at a disputed shoal in the South China Sea. This week, some local fishermen are still [...]
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Philippines to buy Canadian helicopters as it bolsters its military forces

28-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Canada.com | 6:00 AM

The Philippines will spend more than $100 million to buy eight Canadian-built helicopters as the country bolsters its military with new equipment, including fighter jets, to [...]
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Territorial integrity a consideration in Philippines’ UN vote on Crimea

28-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Interaksyon | 6:00 AM

The Philippines on Wednesday said territorial integrity would be a consideration when it casts its vote Thursday at the United Nations on the issue of Crimea, a peninsula [...]
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Philippine Peso Slump Amid Surplus Shows Smuggling Risk: Economy

28-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The Philippine peso’s failure to strengthen in the face of data showing a widening current-account surplus and an upgraded credit rating has stoked concern that imports [...]
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Pacquiao more motivated after Bradley’s taunts

27-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Manny Pacquiao is taking extra motivation from taunts by unbeaten Tim Bradley that the Filipino boxing icon has lost the hunger and killer instinct he once displayed with [...]
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Samsung releases Galaxy Note Pro, Tab Pro 8.4 in Philippines

27-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Rappler | 6:00 AM

Samsung announced the availability and pricing for its Pro line of tablets in the Philippines during a product launch on Monday, March 24, 2014. Announced at the 2014 [...]
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Nordic Business Council of the Philippines presents NBCP Awards

27-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The Nordic Business Council of the Philippines (NBCP) will celebrate its first anniversary at the Dusit Thani Manila on March 27, 2014. The dinner event, dubbed [...]
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‘China to use might, Philippines to use right’

27-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Abs-cbnnews | 6:00 AM

An expert on maritime affairs on Tuesday said the Philippine government’s position in its arbitration case against China on the disputed West Philippine Sea is [...]
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Philippine imports surge 22pct in sign of rising growth

27-Mar-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine imports surged 21.8 percent in January, their highest level in nearly three years, with imports of raw materials indicating further upward momentum for one of [...]
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Philippines prepares for historic peace deal

27-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Weeks before Benigno Aquino III was elected president of the Philippines in 2010, the rebel group Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) hosted a secret meeting with a [...]
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RPT-Fitch Affirms Philippines at ‘BBB-’; Outlook Stable

27-Mar-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Philippines’ Long-Term Foreign and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings at ‘BBB-’ and ‘BBB’ respectively. The [...]
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