LONDON, March 1- Gold rose on Tuesday, building on its biggest monthly gain in four years, as concerns over the global economy after downbeat data from China and the United States fuelled interest in the metal as a safe store of value. Spot gold was up 0.2 percent at $1,239.82 an ounce at 1030 GMT, while U.S. gold futures for April delivery were up 0.5 percent at...
The sports apparel maker cut ties with the Filipino boxer after his anti-gay comments.
Philippine Airlines has placed an order for six A350-900 jets with Airbus, the two companies announced at the Singapore Airshow Wednesday.
Philippines is a perfect example of a current account surplus economy, says Rahul Chadha from Mirae Asset Global Investments (Hong Kong).
With several markets closed for the Lunar New Year and only a smattering of Asian data due, it may be a rare quiet week for investors.
Michael Preiss, executive director at Taurus Wealth Advisors, identifies Philippines, Malaysia and Vietnam as three good investment alternatives to China.
The Philippine economy grew 5.8% in 2015, probably one of the strongest growth rates in a turbulent year.
Cesar Purisima, Finance Secretary of the Philippines, analyzes the country's strong on-year Q4 GDP growth of 6.3 percent.
Viktor Shvets, head of Asian strategy at Macquarie Securities, says South Korea has several positives.
Southeast Asian art has been enjoying greater recognition in recent years but is it a worthwhile investment? The answer depends on who you ask.
Economic growth in these countries is outpacing infrastructure, and their trash is collecting in the sea.
Goldman Sachs is underweight in markets where stocks markets have greater correlation with Chinese equities - mostly markets in North Asia.
Vietnam and the Philippines object to Beijing's test flight in the disputed area
Emerging nations in Asia are trying to pop the fizz, with a tax on sugary drinks on the agenda of several fast-growing markets.
From a consumption perspective, Indonesia and Philippines are bright spots for investors, says Princy Singh, head of Asean Consumer Research at JPMorgan.
Philippine authorities are verifying reports that Abu Sayyaf militants have beheaded a Malaysian hostage after a ransom demand was not met.
Mark Tucker, CEO of AIA, shares his bullishness on Asia, which he says still offers substantial opportunities due to factors such as demographics and urbanization.
APEC kicked off its annual meeting with plans to think small, including finding ways to ensure small businesses benefit from trade deals.
The Manila APEC Summit will focus on economic areas that need positive exposure to competition and growth, says Alan Bollard, executive director of the APEC Secretariat.
Countries have gone to war for less. But pollution from Indonesia's forest fires has received a relatively benign regional response.