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PH shares retest 7,300 as Asian markets slump

The potential fallout from a Huawei executive's arrest is also roiling on Philippine shares as they track the slump across Asia. But one of the Philippines' biggest developers seems to buck the downtrend as it builds what's touted as the ...

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Asian markets extend decline ahead of OPEC meeting

The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' (OPEC) expected production cuts is also affecting local market sentiment, as Philippine shares joined the wide-scale sell-off. But one analyst said the long-term outlook is much brighter with foreign funds expected to come ...

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Asian markets relieved at China-US truce, Australian dollar jumps

Chinese President Xi Jinping and members of Chinese delegation attend a working dinner with US President Donald Trump after the G20 leaders summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina Dec. 1, 2018. Kevin Lamarque, Reuters SYDNEY — Asian shares looked set to ...

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Australia's TEG acquires Ticketworld PH in Asian expansion

MANILA — Pan-Asian ticketing and data analytics firm TEG said Thursday it was acquiring the Philippines' TicketWorld. The acquisition shows Sydney-based TEG's commitment to expand in Asia, the company said in a statement. "We see great opportunities in many Asian ...

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Trump's summit no-show draws Asian nations closer together

China's Premier Li Keqiang speaks to Russia's President Vladimir Putin as they gather for a group photo at the East Asia Summit in Singapore Nov. 15, 2018. Edgar Su, Reuters SINGAPORE– US President Donald Trump didn't make it to this ...

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'Philippine tourism still lags behind Southeast Asian peers'

A European business group calls for stronger government effort in promoting the country's tourism destinations. Guenter Taus, president of the European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines says countries like Thailand managed to turn their tourism sectors into multibillion-dollar industries. ...

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Asian shares struggle as European woes, Saudi concerns dim mood

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, US, October 22, 2018. Brendan McDermid, Reuters TOKYO — Asian shares edged lower on Tuesday as earnings season nerves in the US dented Wall Street, ...

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Asian MMA star slams 'shocking' Las Vegas brawl

This handout from Zuffa LLC via Getty Images taken on February 3, 2017 and released on October 16, 2018 shows Chan Sung-jung of South Korea posing on the scale during the UFC Fight Night weigh-in in Houston, Texas. Jeff Bottari, ...

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SLIDESHOW: Pinoys leave record-shattering mark in Asian Para Games

Ten-8-11. That's the number of gold, silver and bronze medals the Philippines won in the just concluded 2018 Asian Para Games in Jakarta, a number the blew its past results out of the water. The Philippines hadn't won this many ...

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Survey: Asian American voters lean Democratic, fired up for midterms

WASHINGTON, DC – Among Asian American voters, the Democratic Party holds a sizable advantage on most issues, with the greatest gaps found on the environment, racial discrimination, health care, and gun control, while the Republican Party fares stronger on issues like ...

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