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  • Asia Distillates-Regrade prices at almost 1-year high Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 7:25 AM ET

    SINGAPORE, Oct 11- Asian regrade prices- the price difference between jet fuel and gasoil- climbed to an almost one year high on Thursday as jet fuel found strength from the United States and China ahead of year-end travel amid short supply. Chevron had earlier bought jet fuel from Taiwan's Formosa, likely to ship it to the United States, traders said.

  • DBS cutting stake in Philippines' BPI - source Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 6:55 AM ET

    SINGAPORE/ MANILA, Oct 11- DBS Group, Southeast Asia's largest lender, is selling part of its stake in Bank of Philippine Islands that is currently worth around $1.3 billion to Ayala Corp, a source familiar with the deal told Reuters on Thursday. Ayala, a conglomerate, is the biggest shareholder in BPI, which is the Philippines' largest bank by market capitalisation.

  • BANGKOK, Oct 11- Stocks in Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam slipped in light trade on Thursday, led by blue-chip stocks such as Axiata Group Bhd. Singapore recouped earlier losses, helped by late buying in beaten-down large caps, with the benchmark Straits Times Index.

  • Philippine Sept portfolio inflows jump 172 pct y/y Thursday, 11 Oct 2012 | 5:04 AM ET

    -Gross foreign portfolio inflows in January to September reached $13.2 billion and gross outflows totalled $10.5 billion, resulting in a nine-month net inflow of $2.63 billion. -Inflows in September rose following news of the European Central Bank's plan to buy bonds of distressed euro zone economies and Spain's announced cuts to its budget as well as the U.S.

  • *Captures EPC contract for Malampaya deep water gas-to-power project in the. *Says Fluor booked the undisclosed contract value in the third quarter. *Source text* Further company coverage ().

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  • Philippines - Market factors to watch on Oct 11 Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 8:37 PM ET

    MANILA, Oct 11- Following are some company-related and market news which could have an impact on the local market. -President Benigno is keynote speaker at the third and last day of the 38th Philippine Business Conference and Exhibition, Manila Hotel, 11:00 a.m..

  • For risk-reward, look beyond Southeast Asian equities Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 5:04 PM ET

    BANGKOK, Oct 11- Year-to-date stock index gains in Thailand and the Philippines that are double those on broad Asian and world indexes suggest the easy money may already have been made in Southeast Asia.

  • BANGKOK, Oct 10- Singapore shares fell to a near one-month low while most other Southeast Asian stocks also ended lower on Wednesday as flagging global economic growth triggered selling in blue-chip stocks, including Keppel Corp. Oil rig builder Keppel Corp led among battered large-cap stocks, sliding 1.4 percent.

  • Indeed the reception to the four deals that priced last night by Sunac China, United Overseas Bank, Syndicate Bank and Lifestyle suggest that there is still an enormous pool of funds that have to be put to work with only three months left of 2012..

  • *Annual M3 growth in Aug at 6.2 pct vs 8.7 pct in July. *Aug loan growth net of cbank placements lowest since Feb 2011. MANILA, Oct 10- The Philippine central bank released on Wednesday money supply growth and bank lending data data for August: KEY DATA M3 Aug July Jun May Apr Mar Feb yr/yr 6.2 8.7 7.1 7.9 9.1 5.6 7.2 mth/mth -1.0 0.4 1.9 0.1 2.2 0.4 1.1.

  • AirAsia founders to kick off IPO spree in 2013 Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 2:48 AM ET

    KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 10- The founders of Malaysia's AirAsia Bhd, Tony Fernandes and Kamarudin Meranun, are set to kick off an initial public offering spree in 2013 with three listings worth more than $500 million.

  • *Value of shipments lowest since December 2011. MANILA, Oct 10- The Philippine's annual exports fell by the most in eight months in August, casting doubt on the government's 2012 export growth goal and increasing the pressure on the central bank to ease policy further to support the trade-reliant economy.

  • MANILA, Oct 10- The Philippines is unlikely to hit its export growth target of 10 percent this year, with growth seen only reaching up to 7 percent due to slowing demand from its traditional markets, the trade secretary said on Wednesday.

  • Philippines' July net FDI inflow at 6-month high Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012 | 11:00 PM ET

    *July net inflow $108 mln vs June's $73 mln. MANILA, Oct 10- The Philippine central bank released on Wednesday preliminary data on net foreign direct investments in July: July Jun May Apr Mar Feb Jan Net FDI 108 73 7 -13 14 58 778 KEY POINTS:.

  • MANILA, Oct 10- Philippine exports fell in August, posting the steepest drop and lowest value in eight months, the statistics office said on Wednesday, putting more pressure on the central bank to ease its policy rates further to support domestic growth.

  • MANILA, Oct 10- Philippine exports fell in August, posting the steepest drop and lowest value in eight months, the statistics office said on Wednesday, putting more pressure on the central bank to ease its policy rates further to support domestic growth.

  • *Exports in Aug at $3.8 bln vs yr-ago $4.2 bln. MANILA, Oct 10- The Philippines' statistics office on Wednesday released data on August exports:.

  • Tanduay gets regulator nod for capital hike- Philippine Daily Inquirer.

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