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  • Philippines - Market factors to watch on Oct 10 Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012 | 8:23 PM ET

    MANILA, Oct 10- Following are some company-related and market news which could have an impact on the local market. -Asia Amalgamated Holdings Corp holds special stockholders' meeting, 2/ F Uniwide Coastal Mall, CB II Roxas Blvd, Coastal Road Junction, Reclamation Area, Paranaque City, 10:00 a.m..

  • Finding Value in Emerging Asia Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012 | 7:50 PM ET
    Finding Value in Emerging Asia

    Paul Gruenwald, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific, ANZ says Indonesia and Philippines have proven relatively resilient against the global uncertainty as they're de-linked from the global supply chain.

  • Nielsen's top programs for Oct. 1-7 Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012 | 3:30 PM ET

    1. "NCIS," CBS, 18.87 million. 3. "60 Minutes," CBS, 15.96 million. 4. "The Big Bang Theory," CBS, 15.18 million.

  • Lebanon airline employee disciplined over remark Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012 | 11:28 AM ET

    BEIRUT-- An official said Tuesday that an employee of Lebanon's national airline MEA was fired after a passenger complained in a social media campaign that the worker humiliated travelers from the Philippines at the Beirut airport and told them over the loudspeaker, "Filipino people, stop talking."

  • SE Asia Stocks-Weaker amid global growth worry Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012 | 6:03 AM ET

    BANGKOK, Oct 9- Stocks in Singapore, Thailand and the Philippines edged lower on Tuesday amid broad-based sell-off in regional large caps such as Metropolitan Bank& Trust Co. and Siam Cement Pcl as concerns about global growth dented investor sentiment. Late selling erased most of morning gains in Malaysia.

  • SINGAPORE, Oct 9- Southeast Asia, led by Thailand and Philippines, have emerged as the best performing stock markets in Asia so far this year as investors turn to domestic-orientated economies.

  • 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.

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  • 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.