Archive for October 8th, 2018

Philippines’ Duterte spokesman promises to tell public about leader’s health

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte will let the public know if he has a “serious illness”, his spokesman said on Friday, a day after the leader said in a public [...]
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Philippines to experience biggest cybersecurity event

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Opengovasia | 6:00 AM

This will engage different organisations in order to establish a standardised cybersecurity process and procedure across the local financial industry. It will equip the [...]
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Distrust of China Sparks Philippines, US to Step up Joint Military Exercises

Distrust of China Sparks Philippines, US to Step up Joint Military Exercises

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Dark Newspaper | 6:00 AM

The Philippines will improve the variety of joint navy workouts with america subsequent 12 months to rebuild ties with an outdated, extensively trusted ally in case China [...]
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Philippine’s Duterte says he may have cancer, awaiting tests

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Thursday he might have cancer and added that “I don’t know where I’m now physically” as he awaited the [...]
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Duterte admits undergoing medical check-up, vows to announce if cancer is confirmed

Duterte admits undergoing medical check-up, vows to announce if cancer is confirmed

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | UNTV News | 6:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte admitted on Thursday (October 4) that he went the Cardinal Santos Medical centre to undergo medical procedures. The President confirmed that he had [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte says underwent ‘cancer’ testing

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has revealed that he is awaiting the results of fresh medical tests, adding that “if it’s cancer, it’s cancer”. [...]
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Thailand’s king to have 1,600-strong royal police security force

Thailand’s king to have 1,600-strong royal police security force

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

More than 1,600 police have been assigned to protect Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn and his family, the head of the royal police security unit said Friday, [...]
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Thailand taken off ivory trade watch list

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Nation | 6:00 AM

Thailand has been removed from an international watch list of eight countries of “primary concern” in the illegal ivory trade. Somkiat Sunthornpitakkul, [...]
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Foreign aid is vital just look at how Britain has helped in Indonesia

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

As Indonesia struggles to cope with the effects of an earthquake and tsunami, UK aid is making a real difference We have all been moved this week by the harrowing images [...]
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Indonesia earthquake: In Palu disaster, grief has no religion

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

It was two hours before sundown and a dozen or so women, some in full black headdress, stood weeping silently, watching the men carry the coffin of a family member whose body [...]
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UK aid arrives: Vital relief lands in Indonesia

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Gov.uk | 6:00 AM

An RAF aircraft has successfully delivered 17.5 tonnes of UK aid supplies to those affected by the devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck Indonesia. The A400M Atlas [...]
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Indonesia’s disaster relief spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho juggles aid work with cancer

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | ABC | 6:00 AM

National Disaster spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho has been working day and night since an earthquake and tsunami devastated the Indonesian island of Sulawesi. But behind the [...]
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Indonesian survivors fall back on their faith as death toll passes 1,500

Indonesian survivors fall back on their faith as death toll passes 1,500

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:00 AM

As the sun slipped behind the mountains and a gentle breeze blew onshore, hundreds of people gathered on an Indonesian beach Friday to chant a Muslim prayerand remember those [...]
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Malaysian lettuce recalled from Singaporean supermarkets over high pesticide levels

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Coconuts KL | 6:00 AM

Lettuce of Malaysian origin has been recalled by the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) after routine tests showed that the vegetable contained high levels [...]
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Malaysia expected to contribute 75 per cent of cybersecurity services market by 2025 Gobind

08-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Bernama | 6:00 AM

Malaysia is one of the top three Asean countries that are expected to contribute 75 per cent of cybersecurity services market share by 2025, said Communication and Multimedia [...]
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