Category: Philippines

Duterte still trusts Diokno says Malacanang

Intellasia East Asia News Unless there is evidence presented that supports the allegations being thrown against Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno, he will continue to enjoy the confidence and trust of President Rodrigo Duterte. This...

Philippines seeks support for climate change summit

Intellasia East Asia News The Philippines is seeking support from developing countries in the global fight against climate change. Climate Change Commission secretary Emmanuel de Guzman said the ongoing conference of parties to the...

ADB hikes lending to Philippines

Intellasia East Asia News The Asian Development Bank has committed to increase its lending to the Philippines to $7.4 billion from 2019 to 2021 or about $2.5 billion annually in an effort to support...