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Protectionism slammed as Southeast Asian leaders rally to trade pact

BANGKOK – Southeast Asian leaders made an impassioned plea against protectionism at a regional summit in Bangkok Sunday, warning that a dragging US-China trade spat could hammer their export-led economies. Tit-for-tat tariffs between Washington and Beijing have cast a dark ...

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Duterte, Southeast Asian leaders open 34th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok

ASEAN leaders shake hands on stage during the opening ceremony of the 34th ASEAN Summit at the Athenee Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. Seen here are Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, chairman of 34th ASEAN Summit, Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien ...

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Esports: PH’s ArkAngel enters semis of Southeast Asian Mobile Legends tiff

MANILA—Silver linings come in many forms, and ArkAngel found one as it lived to fight another day in the Mobile Legends Southeast Asia Cup. The Filipino squad eliminated Singaporean powerhouse EVOS Esports SG 2-0 at Araneta Coliseum, Saturday to reach ...

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Asian shares slip as US-China trade brawl continues

[embedded content] Over in Asia, markets also felt the pinch of the trade fight between the two economic giants, US and China. The Philippine market is not spared when it resumes trading Thursday. – Business Nightly, ANC, June 12, 2019  ...

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US stock futures, Asian shares gain as Mexico tariffs averted

TOKYO — US stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America, while weak US jobs data raised hopes ...

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2023 Asian Cup: China in race to avoid home embarrassment

Winning the right to stage the 2023 Asian Cup was the easy bit for China, now the hard part: cobbling together a football team that does not embarrass the hosts. Recent results for the senior and youth national teams underline ...

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Asian shares edge higher following advance on Wall Street

BANGKOK – Shares edged higher in Asia on Wednesday after a rebound in technology stocks helped power an overnight rally on Wall Street. Investors snapped up technology shares after the U.S. government opted to temporarily ease off on proposed restrictions ...

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Asian shares steady after steep losses; Saudi comments lift oil

People walk by an electronic board showing the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock indexes, on a pedestrian overpass at Lujiazui financial district in Shanghai, China May 16, 2019. Aly Song, Reuters SHANGHAI — Share markets in Asia got off to a ...

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esports: PH’s TNC Predator among Southeast Asian qualifiers for Epicenter Major

All-Filipino DoTA 2 Team TNC Predator barged its way into the Epicenter Major in Moscow, after defeating MYSG+AU in the Southeast Asian qualifiers of the tournament. TNC defeated MYSG+AU, 1-0, to finish the tourney with a 6-1 record. TNC Predator ...

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Cycling: Asian body accepts PH application to host 2020 BMX competition

The Asian Cycling Confederation (ACC) has accepted the Philippines’ application to host the 2020 Asian BMX Championships, elevating the bid to the continental body’s management committee meeting set later this year. This was confirmed by ACC secretary-general Onkar Singh to ...

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