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U.S. indicts Iranian, Chinese for nuclear export plot

Suspects sought 'everything you need' for centrifuges; Iranian suspect arrested in May in the Philippines; Hong Kong, China seen as conduits to evade Iran sanctions; No evidence Chinese government was aware of transactions

July 14, 2012 8:48
 
Late to the party

Late to the party

The $2 trillion global Halal industry is growing and companies in Southeast Asia are taking the lead in globalising halal standards. Where are the Middle Eastern companies in all of this?

April 5, 2011 2:22
 

Philippines seeks Gulf investors for Islamic bank

A Muslim body backed by the Philippines government wants Middle East investors to take a stake in the country's sole sharia lender to help kickstart its Islamic banking industry.

April 5, 2011 12:13
 
Should the Philippines ban its citizens from working in the Gulf?

Should the Philippines ban its citizens from working in the Gulf?

The majority of Kippreport readers believe domestic workers are ‘treated like slaves’.

February 14, 2010 1:28
 

Saudi man posing as pilot detained in Manila

A Saudi man dressed in a pilot’s uniform was detained at an airport in Manila after he breached…

January 12, 2010 4:17
 
Is the money flow slowing down?

Is the money flow slowing down?

While remittances to places like India and Pakistan could be hit by the debt crisis in Dubai, the Philippines says it doesn’t expect any declines in money transfers.

December 3, 2009 2:54
 
Philippines bomb kills 3, injures 37

Philippines bomb kills 3, injures 37

A bomb blast killed three people and injured 37 others on Sunday morning in Catobato City...

July 5, 2009 12:52