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Guevarra on DOJ, IHS on Quiboloy Foundation, Cimatu on Boracay casino | Evening wRap

Apr 06, 2018 - 7:42 PM

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Hawaii NGO accuses Quiboloy foundation of fraud

Apr 06, 2018 - 11:45 AM

In an email to Rappler, Pastor Apollo Quiboloy's lawyer responds by saying 'jealousy' can often lead groups to make 'disparaging comments about others'

FRAUD ACCUSATION. The Hawaii-based Institute for Human Services (IHS) provides a sample picture of the badge used by volunteers of Children's Joy Foundation allegedly claiming they're raising funds for IHS. Photo courtesy of IHS

DOE teams up with USAID to find ideal energy mix

Aug 12, 2016 - 7:36 PM

The initial fruit of the tie up will be a study to review the current mix as the DOE wants to be sure about decisions that will entice investment says energy chief Alfonso Cusi

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Jul 11, 2016 - 12:00 PM

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ISIS territory shrinks 12% since start of 2016 – British think-tank

Jul 10, 2016 - 10:30 PM

The Islamic State controls roughly 68 300 square kilometers in Iraq and Syria according to IHS

epa05398819 A picture made available on 30 June 2016 shows Iraqi soldiers inspecting burnt trucks which was used by Islamic state militants after a heavy clashes with Iraqi forces near Amiriyat al-Fallujah town, southwest of of Fallujah city, western Iraq, 29 June 2016. The Iraqi forces destroyed a convoy of Islamic state group and killed at least 15 islamic state militants while they were trying to flee from Fallujah to desert, security officials said. EPA/NAWRAS AAMER ATTENTION EDITORS: PICTURE CONTAINS GRAPHIC CONTENT

El Niño dries up Asia as its stormy sister La Niña looms

Apr 29, 2016 - 4:15 PM

The regional fever is expected to break by mid year but fears are growing that an equally forceful La Niña will follow

DROUGHT. A photo made available on April 1, 2016 shows Thai villagers walking on drought-parched land near the dried up Phayao Lake in Phayao province, northern Thailand, March 29, 2016. Thailand is facing a water shortage caused by the worst drought in decades, exacerbated by the El Nino weather phenomenon and combined with seasonal hot weather. File photo by Chaichan Chaimun/EPA

IHS teardown: iPhone SE costs at least $160 to make

Apr 05, 2016 - 7:27 PM

The report also notes that the iPhone SE has parts which are based on existing iPhone models

IPHONE SE TEARDOWN. An exploded view of the parts of the iPhone SE. Image from IHS.

ISIS lost a fifth of its territory since January 2015 – analysts

Mar 17, 2016 - 8:10 AM

IHS Jane s says the jihadists control 73 440 square kilometers 28 360 square miles of ground as of March 14 an area equivalent to around half the size of England

In this file photo, a flag of the Islamic State (ISIS) is seen on the other side of a bridge at the frontline of fighting between Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and Islamist militants in Rashad, on the road between Kirkuk and Tikrit, on September 11, 2014. JM Lopez/AFP

Singapore GDP growth drops to 2.1% in 2015

Jan 04, 2016 - 1:43 PM

The slump demand for Asian exports drags Singapore s economic growth in 2015

WITHIN FORECAST. Although Singapore's GDP growth last year dropped, it falls within the government's revised forecast of "close to 2%." Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Philippines to be $1-trillion economy by 2030

Dec 05, 2015 - 1:27 PM

The Philippines is the only country in Asia that garners positive action from IHS

SHINING. The government is marketing the Philippine economy as Asia's bright spot in order to entice foreign investments. File photo by Rappler

Over 5,000 MW extra power capacity ready by 2019

Jul 05, 2015 - 11:47 PM

Up to 3 362 MW of the new power will come from new coal power plants despite the DOE pushing for a balanced fuel mix

Experts warn: PH to have highest coal share in Asia

Jul 04, 2015 - 2:45 PM

The Philippines power sector should achieve a balanced fuel mix to sustain growth and minimize environmental impact says global think tank IHS

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT. Coal provides 42% of the Philippines' electricity but spews over 39% of global carbon dioxide emissions. Shutterstock photo

Twitter, YouTube analysis pinpoints ISIS strategy

Jun 21, 2015 - 2:38 PM

Analysts use geo location data from around 4 000 entries a month to map attacks like assassinations and large scale bomb attacks

Satellite images show runway in South China Sea

Apr 17, 2015 - 5:32 PM

Before this construction China lacked the refueling and resupply capabilities to reach the southern part of the South China Sea Washington based Center for Strategic and International Studies says

KAGITINGAN REEF: Status of reclamation activities in Kagitingan (Fiery Cross) Reef as of December 12, 2014

Saudi Arabia becomes top arms importer – study

Mar 09, 2015 - 10:00 AM

IHS Jane s: Global defense trade currently stands at 64 4 billion driven by unparalleled demand from the emerging economies for military aircraft and an escalation of regional tensions in the Middle East and Asia Pacific

SECURITY. A photograph made available on 12 October 2013 shows Saudi soldiers marching during a military parade held few days before the Muslim's Hajj Pilgrimage 2013, near Mecca, Saudi Arabia, 09 October 2013. Ali Hassan/EPA

Photos show China's 'massive' reclamation in West PH Sea

Jan 22, 2015 - 9:28 AM

The reclaimed Kagitingan Reef is believed to become the site of a runway for China s air assets to be present in a disputed area already dominated by its ships

50% COMPLETE? A runway is believed to be among what China will build at the reclaimed Kagitingan Reef off the coast of Palawan

US job creation surges amid global economic slowdown

Dec 06, 2014 - 11:21 AM

The US pumps 321 000 jobs in November exceeding forecast Unemployment however remains flat

UNEMPLOYMENT DOWN. The US unemployment rate drops to 7.2% in September. Photo by AFP

PH economy to double in next decade: think-tank

May 19, 2014 - 4:34 PM

Once the region s perennial economic laggard the Philippines is seen to stage a major comeback to be one of the top 3 economies in the region by 2030

Haiyan exposes military’s vulnerabilities

Nov 19, 2013 - 9:25 AM

On the ground while local government officials are supposed to be the first responders in many cases and in reality it is the military that fills in the gaps