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  • Oct 09- A lasting peace deal in the Philippine island group of Mindanao would be supportive of both public and private sector investment in the area, and may boost the investment rate for the economy as a whole, supporting economic growth, Fitch Ratings says.

  • MANILA, Oct 9- The Philippines may raise as much as 200 billion pesos from its 25- year retail bond debut, which could lead to lower debt issues in 2013, a senior government official said on Tuesday.

  • HONG KONG, Oct 9- Hong Kong- based Ardon Maroon Fund Management, run by former Wall Street bank executives, has launched an Asia- focused hedge fund with seed capital from a European family office, a company document showed, aiming to profit from events such as mergers and restructurings.

  • TOKYO, Oct 9- Asian shares rose on Tuesday but gains were moderated by concerns over global growth prospects, especially in the world's second-biggest economy China, and expected weak U.S. corporate earnings. The MSCI index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan. added 0.5 percent, pulled higher by Hong Kong and China shares which rose 1.1 percent.

  • GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares rise, growth worries cap Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 10:17 PM ET

    TOKYO, Oct 9- Asian shares rose on Tuesday but were capped by concerns over global growth prospects, especially in the world's second-biggest economy China, and expected weak U.S. corporate earnings.

  • In the Global Debt Market, A Stronger Philippines Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 9:02 PM ET
    People walk on a busy street in Quiapo on October 28, 2011 in Manila, Philippines. The United Nations today released their 2011 State of the World Population Report, which indicates Asia is home to 60 per cent of the world's population. The Philippines has a young population, with 54 per cent of the population under 25.

    The Philippines has long been among Asia's most aggressive sovereign borrowers. Now it is about to become one of its most attractive to foreign investors, too.

  • Who Is Asia’s New Darling of Investors? Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 8:57 PM ET

    As Asia’s economic giants China and India experience a slowdown, analysts recommend looking at a smaller regional player, which has been delivering on its growth promises.

  • NOTE: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy.

  • Philippines - Market factors to watch on Oct 9 Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 8:34 PM ET

    GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, oil falter on view on China economy. STOCK TO WATCH- ALLIANCE GLOBAL GROUP INC. Shares of conglomerate Alliance Global, which have risen sharply over the past month, could reverse, technical charts suggest.

  • TOKYO, Oct 9- Asian shares edged higher on Tuesday but were capped by concerns over global growth prospects, especially in the world's second-biggest economy China, and expected weak U.S. corporate earnings.

  • Malaysia-Market factors to watch on Oct 9 Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 8:03 PM ET

    Following is a list of events in Malaysia as well as news company-related and market news which could have an influence on the local market.

  • MANILA, Oct 9- The Philippines has long been among Asia's most aggressive sovereign borrowers. Much of the enthusiasm for the Philippines-- not so long ago considered the "sick man of Asia"-- reflects President Benigno Aquino III's efforts to curb corruption, reduce the budget deficit and increase spending on infrastructure.

  • In the global debt market, a stronger Philippines Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 5:33 PM ET

    MANILA, Oct 9- The Philippines has long been among Asia's most aggressive sovereign borrowers. Much of the enthusiasm for the Philippines-- not so long ago considered the "sick man of Asia"-- reflects President Benigno Aquino III's efforts to curb corruption, reduce the budget deficit and increase spending on infrastructure.

  • BANGKOK, Oct 8- Southeast Asian stocks mostly retreated on Monday amid concerns over the global economic outlook, with Indonesia coming off an intraday record on selling in recent gainers such as Astra International. property shares led Singapore lower.

  • Foreign funds to Indonesia's stock market stood at $99 million in the week ended Oct. 5, a fifth straight week,. It reported $99 million inflows for the week ended Oct. 5, adding to a combined $985 million inflows of the previous four weeks, Thomson Reuters data showed. The Philippine Stock Exchange index closed at a record high of 5,443.74 on Oct. 4.

  • World Bank cuts Asia growth outlook for this year Sunday, 7 Oct 2012 | 10:10 PM ET

    BEIJING-- The World Bank cut its growth forecast for Asia on Monday in a new sign of the impact of weakening global demand and warned China's cooling economy faces the risk of a "more pronounced slowdown." The bank cut its forecast for China, the region's biggest economy, to 7.7 percent from May's 8.2 percent.

  • RPT-TABLE-World Bank cuts East Asia growth outlook Sunday, 7 Oct 2012 | 10:08 PM ET

    SINGAPORE, Oct 8- The World Bank on Monday cut its 2012 growth forecast for developing East Asia amid a slowdown in China but said economic activity in the region will likely pick up next year. The bank maintained its 2012 GDP forecasts for Indonesia and Thailand, and raised the outlook for Malaysia and the Philippines.

  • Philippine bourse listings hit record $4.2 bln- Philippine Daily Inquirer. Marriott to build $300 mln convention center- The Philippine Star. Tender for $1.5- bln railway project set for Jan- The Philippine Star.

  • Philippine bourse listings hit record $4.2 bln- Philippine Daily Inquirer. Marriott to build $300 mln convention center- The Philippine Star. Tender for $1.5- bln railway project set for Jan- The Philippine Star.

  • Marriott to build $300 mln convention center- The Philippine Star. Tender for $1.5- bln railway project set for Jan- The Philippine Star. NOTE: Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.