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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine police chief urged to resign over graft allegations

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 10:36pm by AFP

    ... said Dante Jimenez, head of Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption, a citizens' graft watchdog. Jimenez's organisation is one of two groups to have formally called on the country's ombudsman to file bribery and corruption charges against Purisima. In a Senate hearing on Tuesday, Purisima disclosed assets worth about US$400,000, including the houses, five vehicles, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1606642/philippine-police-chief-urged-resign-over-graft-allegations
  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Manila protest against 'pork barrel' funds and second term for Aquino

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 10:19pm by AFP

    ... park yesterday to denounce the "pork barrel" system of government funding which they blame for spreading corruption. Organisers said almost 20,000 people joined the rally, ... powerful senators have already been arrested over the controversy. Influential Manila archbishop Cardinal Luis Tagle praised those taking part in the "march against pork" in a statement ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1580621/manila-protest-against-pork-barrel-funds-and-second-term-aquino
  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Militants release two Germans threatened with beheading in the Philippines

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 03:50am by AP

    ... payment. The group also demanded the withdrawal of German support for US-led air strikes against Islamic State in Syria and Iraq. In a call to the radio station, Rami said Okonek and Dielen were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1618928/militants-release-two-germans-threatened-beheading-philippines
  4. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Manila halts work in disputed South China Sea

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 04:39am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Manila Manila halts work in disputed South China Sea The Philippines has stopped all development work in the disputed South China Sea because of the impact such activity might have on an arbitration complaint it has filed against China, a defence official said yesterday. Manila called for all countries to stop construction work on small islands and reefs in the South ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1609190/manila-halts-work-disputed-south-china-sea
  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Manila insists crackdown on foreign labourers doesn't target Chinese

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 04:07am by Raissa Robles

    ... country," Mison said. But the bureau's arrests have "nothing against a particular country, nationality. We're making sure all of our guests in our country comply with immigration ... pesos worth of back fees for 74 years of illegal stay. Mison conceded that the bureau has been notorious for corruption but he said it was trying to change this culture by requiring all ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1590436/manila-insists-crackdown-foreign-labourers-doesnt-target-chinese
  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine troops eager for next UN peacekeeping deployment

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 02:27pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Capas Veteran of fight against insurgents at home says he and his men are eager for a UN deployment Filipinos ready to don blue helmets in foreign field After nearly two decades on the front lines fighting against Muslim insurgents in the Philippines' violence-plagued south, army Captain Teodoro Nicor is looking forward to guarding a war zone ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1595995/philippines-pulls-its-un-peacekeepers-golan-heights-early-security-worsens
  7. News - China - PHILIPPINES

    China reiterates safety warning to its citizens in the Philippines

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 12:45pm

    ... Alice Yan ting.yan@scmp.com Third attack against Chinese national in a week prompts embassy reminder about adopting precautions The Chinese government has again cautioned its citizens ... said security in the Philippines was deteriorating and Philippine police had confirmed that attacks against the Chinese embassy, consulates and Chinese-owned companies were being plotted. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1593003/chinese-government-reiterates-safety-warning-its-citizens-philippines
  8. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Chinese teenager abducted by Islamist militants, say Philippine police

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 10:55am by Patrick Boehler

    ... in September 2012. The kidnapping occurred on the same day China's foreign ministry advised its citizens to avoid travelling to the Philippines. Attacks against the Chinese embassy, consulates and ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1590735/chinese-teenager-abducted-muslim-militants-say-philippine-police
  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Hackers deface Philippine websites in call for anti-corruption protests

    Posted Nov 03rd 2013, 07:08pm by Agence France-Presse in Manila

    ... for a planned anti-corruption protest in congress this week. Calling themselves Anonymous Philippines, the group posted on its Facebook page a list of sites it had defaced with a message seeking support ... on the defaced websites. A scandal over lawmakers’ misuse of public funds has become the biggest crisis of President Benigno Aquino’s three-year rule, tainting his carefully crafted image as a corruption ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1346688/hackers-deface-philippine-websites-call-anti-corruption-protests
  10. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippine group protests against China's project on Spratly Islands

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 03:54pm by AP

    ... President Benigno Aquino marked the country's Independence Day yesterday by protesting against China's moves to reclaim land on the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, where the two ... independence from Spanish colonialism to "assert sovereignty" over the disputed area. China claims virtually the entire South China Sea, including the potentially resource-rich Spratly ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1530837/philippine-group-protests-chinese-reclamation-disputed-islands

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