Heineken is pouring money into Vietnam, which lags only Mexico on profitability, the Dutch beverage giant's APAC president tells CNBC.
SM Investments's Teresita Sy-Coson says Duterte will build on the previous president's policies and Philippines is set to grow at 6 percent annually.
The Philippines' incoming finmin Carlos Dominguez says he'll push for a cut in income taxes to keep the country on track for growth.
Duterte's comments about jet-skiing in the South China Sea are just a way to strengthen his patriotic credentials and not appear weak, says DLSU's Richard Heydarian.
The timing of any declaration would depend on security conditions in the region, the South China Morning Post reports.
Philippine Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima says tax reforms will increase the country's revenue collection and even lower companies' tax bill.
"The Chinese people do not want to have war, so we will be opposed to [the] U.S. if it stirs up any conflict," Liu Zhenmin tells CNBC..
Standard Chartered's Jeff Ng gives a breakdown of Philippine's Q1 GDP figures, which he says are largely driven by domestic consumption.
Nomura's Euben Paracuelles says there has been a lot of momentum in government's infrastructure spending which will boost the Philippine's growth.
Philippines' economic growth halved in the first quarter from the previous three-month period, the statistics agency said on Thursday.
The Philippines is about to make a left turn, but it's not yet clear whether it will be a hard left or a gradual, sweeping arc.
Vietnam's Tien Phong Bank said that it interrupted an attempted cyber heist that involved the use of fraudulent SWIFT messages.
Amando Tetangco expects Duterte to continue adopting economic policies that in recent years have driven high growth while keeping inflation low.
Manila's police force is so underfunded that hearses give officers a lift to murder scenes. Cops hope the incoming president will change that.
The central bank wanted to retain policy flexibility ahead of global uncertainty, says Amando Tetangco, governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).
Unicapital Securities' Lexter Azurin says the new president's measures to curb corruption and crime will have a positive effect on the economy.
The Philippines is set to usher in regional mayor Rodrigo Duterte as its next president but his shaky policy agenda is likely to worry investors.
CLSA's Alfred Dy sees potential in Philippine's banking sector, because the country is still in the early stages of infrastructure-building.
Firebrand mayor Rodrigo Duterte was set to become the Philippines' next president as results from Monday's election poured in.
Federation of Philippine Industries president George Chua says the business community will be able to work with whoever wins the election.