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Philippines no longer Asia's 'Sick Man' - Manila Bulletin

Sat, 2018-05-19 00:05

Manila Bulletin

Philippines no longer Asia's 'Sick Man'
Manila Bulletin
Increased government spending, propelled by the Duterte administration's “Build, Build, Build” program, and strong household consumption drove the Philippine economy to grow by 6.8% in the first quarter of the Fiscal Year of 2018 — surpassing World ...

SE Asia Stocks-Philippines falls over 2pc - Business Recorder (press release)

Thu, 2018-05-17 20:35

Business Recorder (press release)

SE Asia Stocks-Philippines falls over 2pc
Business Recorder (press release)
SINGAPORE: Philippine shares fell over 2 percent on Thursday, hurt by holding firms and property companies, while Indonesian stocks erased early gains to close lower ahead of a central bank policy decision. The Philippine Stock Exchange PSEI Index ...

Alfastreet expanding in Philippines, Asia Pacific - GGRAsia

Thu, 2018-05-17 16:16

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Alfastreet expanding in Philippines, Asia Pacific
GGRAsia
Alfastreet, a privately-held Slovenian manufacturer of electronic gaming machines, is working to expand its presence in the Philippines while exploring the potential of other Asian markets, such as Macau, said its sales director Albert Radman. The ...

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Turner appoints former P&G marketer to lead Philippines operation - Mumbrella Asia

Thu, 2018-05-17 10:58

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Turner appoints former P&G marketer to lead Philippines operation
Mumbrella Asia
Turner Asia Pacific has appointed Jia Salindong-Du as country manager for the Philippines. Previously the Philippines marketing manager for Procter & Gamble's beauty business, Salindong-Du will be tasked with scaling Turner's Kids and Entertainment ...

Most follow Asia lower; Philippines down 1.7% - The Edge Markets MY

Wed, 2018-05-16 15:26

The Edge Markets MY

Most follow Asia lower; Philippines down 1.7%
The Edge Markets MY
(May 16): Most Southeast Asian stock markets slipped on Wednesday, tracking Asian peers after North Korea called off talks with Seoul, while the 10-year U.S. Treasury yield hit a seven-year high, sparking fears of faster fund outflows from regional ...

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Here's the Cheapest Flight to Asia From Every US State - Thrillist

Wed, 2018-05-16 06:37

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Here's the Cheapest Flight to Asia From Every US State
Thrillist
Flights from the US to Asia aren't cheap. You won't find an equivalent for the $99 flight to Europe. Nonetheless, after Kayak.com pulled flight data from its site to highlight the cheapest flight to Europe from every US state, Kayak provided similar ...

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Philippines has the fastest growing HIV epidemic in Asia - Outbreak News Today

Mon, 2018-05-14 03:11

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Philippines has the fastest growing HIV epidemic in Asia
Outbreak News Today
In fact, with a 140% increase in estimated annual new HIV infections from 2010 to 2016, UNAIDS said that the “the Philippines has become the country with the fastest growing HIV epidemic in Asia and the Pacific, and has become one of eight countries ...

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Asia Minute: Philippines Beach Closure Experiment Underway - Hawaii Public Radio-HPR2

Fri, 2018-05-11 02:55

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Asia Minute: Philippines Beach Closure Experiment Underway
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It's been two weeks since the Philippines government closed one of its most popular tourist destinations. The reason was to clean up pollution — and despite the lack of visitors, the island is very busy. HPR's Bill Dorman has more in today's Asia Minute.

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Philippines to launch first missile-firing assault vessels - WTOP

Thu, 2018-05-10 22:27

Philippines to launch first missile-firing assault vessels
WTOP
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine navy will deploy its first-ever missile-firing assault vessels in about three months, likely for territorial defense, anti-insurgency strikes and deterrence, but it remains “centuries” behind the naval might ...

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Floyd 'Money' Mayweather invests in Philippine Uber rival - Tech in Asia

Thu, 2018-05-10 17:21

Tech in Asia

Floyd 'Money' Mayweather invests in Philippine Uber rival
Tech in Asia
Pacquiao – who currently serves as a senator in the Philippine congress – has become increasingly active on the venture investment scene, backing several Southeast Asian fintech and transport startups in recent years and even plotting his own ...
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Fast Asia Open: China inflation, Philippines rates decision - Financial Times

Thu, 2018-05-10 07:06

Fast Asia Open: China inflation, Philippines rates decision
Financial Times
Malaysian opposition leader Mahathir Mohamad has sealed victory in a historic general election for the country, marking a sensational political comeback for the veteran south-east Asian leader. An Election Commission count showed the Mahathir-led ...

Philippines AirAsia to develop more regional Filipino hubs - Retail News Asia (press release) (blog)

Wed, 2018-05-09 10:55

Retail News Asia (press release) (blog)

Philippines AirAsia to develop more regional Filipino hubs
Retail News Asia (press release) (blog)
Philippines AirAsia will skirt future growth at Manila Ninoy Aquino Int'ldue to serious capacity constraints and instead will focus its development at regional hubs in Clark, Cebu, Kalibo, Puerto Princesa, and Panglao, an airport set to replace ...

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Fast Asia Open: Philippines trade data, Japan overtime pay - Financial Times

Wed, 2018-05-09 06:56

Fast Asia Open: Philippines trade data, Japan overtime pay
Financial Times
Donald Trump pulled the US out of the landmark nuclear deal with Tehran on Tuesday, moving to re-impose sanctions on Iran and defying pleas from close allies who had called for the agreement to be preserved. The decision marks a bitter defeat for ...

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MPS adds agent in the Philippines - Labels and Labeling

Tue, 2018-05-08 19:26

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MPS adds agent in the Philippines
Labels and Labeling
MPS has named Interworld Cre as its agent in the Philippines, becoming the second agent appointment since the opening of the local MPS Systems Asia office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Established in 2007, Interworld Cre is a supplier within the graphic ...

Blockchain Asia Forum: Apps & Economics Event In Manila, Philippines - Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Tue, 2018-05-08 00:23

Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Blockchain Asia Forum: Apps & Economics Event In Manila, Philippines
Bitcoin Exchange Guide
However much we share the enthusiasm of the technology's application in the business world, there is always a worry about the hype on the innovation's use. The Blockchain Applications and Economics Forum 2018 hopes to cut across this typical hyperbole ...

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LOOK: Duty Free Philippines to open luxury store at SM Mall of Asia complex - Rappler

Mon, 2018-05-07 17:54

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LOOK: Duty Free Philippines to open luxury store at SM Mall of Asia complex
Rappler
ARTIST'S PERSPECTIVE of the Luxe Store, which is expected to open at the SM Mall of Asia complex in June 2018. Image courtesy of Duty Free Philippines. MANILA, Philippines – Duty Free Philippines Corporation (DFPC) announced on Monday, May 7, it would ...

Tackling the high risk of a cyber attack: Inquirer - The Straits Times

Mon, 2018-05-07 14:00

Tackling the high risk of a cyber attack: Inquirer
The Straits Times
MANILA (PHILIPPINE DAILY INQUIRER/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The rapid growth of the Internet has led to many financial transactions being done online, such as banking, shopping and many other trading activities. As expected, devious individuals and groups ...

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'Futile to mimic West': Philippines' Duterte wants Asia to pursue an ... - RT

Sun, 2018-05-06 10:32

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'Futile to mimic West': Philippines' Duterte wants Asia to pursue an ...
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Asian nations should pursue an independent foreign policy to achieve their own development goals, without mimicking the West or seeking its blessing, the Filipino leader has suggested to members of the Asian Pacific community.
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Philippines checking reported killing of extremist leader - WTOP

Sat, 2018-05-05 20:46

Philippines checking reported killing of extremist leader
WTOP
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine military said Saturday it is checking intelligence reports that a Middle East-educated commander of the Abu Sayyaf extremist group has died after being wounded in an artillery strike in the south. Brig Gen ...

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Asian Golf Tourism Convention: The Philippines embraces golf tourism - Business Mirror

Fri, 2018-05-04 22:29

Business Mirror

Asian Golf Tourism Convention: The Philippines embraces golf tourism
Business Mirror
ALTHOUGH we live in the digital age, the Philippines has managed to remain off the chart in the world of golf tourism. Given the beauty and quality of the golf on offer here, it strikes many as odd that the country has done little to develop a ...

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