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  • About the issue: China Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 9:10 PM ET

    The United States accuses China of flouting trade rules and undervaluing its currency to helps its exporters. Many U.S. companies outsource production to China. One study estimated that between 2001 and 2010, 2.8 million U.S. jobs were lost or displaced to China.

  • BRIEF-Colorpak Ltd updates on contract with Astrazeneca Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 9:10 PM ET

    *Colorpak ltd- re-signing of Astrazeneca contract. *Colorpak- re-signs Astrazeneca Australia for $30 million supply contract with. extended contract term for a further 5 years.

  • News Summary: HP's outlook disillusions investors Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 9:08 PM ET

    MORE TROUBLE AHEAD: Hewlett-Packard Co. CEO Meg Whitman told analysts Wednesday that things are going to get worse before they get better at the ailing Silicon Valley pioneer.

  • Taiwan stocks slip, PC makers drag after HP warning Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 9:07 PM ET

    TAIPEI, Oct 4- Taiwan stocks dipped soon after opening flat on Thursday, with computer shares. among the top losers, down 1.26 percent after Hewlett-Packard Co. The Taiwan dollar was up by T $0.076 to trade at T $29.329.

  • Japan Hot Stocks-Izumi, Tomy, Nikon, Canon Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 9:05 PM ET

    Izumi Co Ltd jumped 17.7 percent to 1,926 yen, its highest level since December 2007, after the supermarket operator said it would spend up to 8 billion yen to buy back up to 4 million of its own shares, or 5.1 percent of its issuing shares, between Oct. 4 and Dec. 28.

  • Wednesday's decision by the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans came amid a separate labor dispute by the airline's 8,000 pilots and its parent company, AMR Corp., which filed for bankruptcy in November.

  • ----PREVIOUS ITEMS: UEM to sell Time by end of 2012- Business Times---- Malaysia to cut palm oil export tax-Business Times----.

  • KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 4- Malaysian construction firm Ahmad Zaki Resources Bhd won a 673 million ringgit contract to build a 50- storey hotel in the country's capital city, according to a filing to the local stock exchange late on Wednesday.

  • Japan Hot Stocks-Tomy, Nikon, Canon Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 8:54 PM ET

    The business daily said Tomy would take over Pokemon operations in Europe and the United States from Bandai Co, a unit of Namco Bandai Holdings Inc, and local firms. Namco Bandai slipped 2.1 percent to 1,274 yen.

  • Hong Kong shares seen firmer, defensives in favour Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 8:51 PM ET

    HONG KONG, Oct 4- Hong Kong shares were set to open slightly higher on Thursday with defensive sectors such as telecoms continuing to attract investor interest although gains are likely to be capped by weakness in oil producers after crude prices slumped overnight.

  • San Miguel Brewery sees higher 2012 profit- The Philippine Star. ADB allots $1.8 bln for Philippines- Philippine Daily Inquirer. NOTE: Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

  • ADB allots $1.8 bln for Philippines- Philippine Daily Inquirer.

  • ----PREVIOUS ITEMS: Malaysia to cut palm oil export tax-Business Times----.

  • Low-cost flying arrives in luxury-loving Japan Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 8:45 PM ET

    NARITA, Japan-- Japan has a reputation for loving expensive things like overpriced real estate, gourmet melons and luxury brands. Ticket prices are plunging by about half, to 16,000 yen trips to the southwestern resort island of Okinawa or a 5,000 yen hop to Seoul.

  • MELBOURNE, Oct 4- Australia's Discovery Metals. has received a takeover offer worth A $830 million from China's Cathay Fortune Corp, the company said on Thursday. The proposal is for a joint venture that would be 75 percent owned by CFC and 25 percent owned by China-Africa Development Fund.

  • RPT-Philippines - Market factors to watch on Oct 4 Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 8:45 PM ET

    MANILA, Oct 4- Following are some company-related and market news which could have an impact on the local market. -Bureau of Customs and Department of Justice hold joint press conference on latest smuggling case, 11:00 a.m.. -Closing of the Asean Maritime Forum, Manila Hotel.

  • Police seize more than 600 barrels of maple syrup Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 8:44 PM ET

    KEDJWICK, New Brunswick-- Police in Canada have seized more than 600 barrels of maple syrup in New Brunswick as part of an investigation into the theft of millions worth of syrup in Quebec and are transporting it back to Quebec under police protection, officials said Wednesday.

  • BRIEF-Discovery Metals seeks trading halt Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 8:43 PM ET

    Sydney, Oct 4- Discovery Metals Ltd:. *Seeks trading halt as it is in a position to make an announcement to the. market concerning the non-binding offer.

  • Philippines - Market factors to watch on Oct 4 Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 8:41 PM ET

    MANILA, Oct 4- Following are some company-related and market news which could have an impact on the local market. -Bureau of Customs and Department of Justice hold joint press conference on latest smuggling case, 11:00 a.m.. -Closing of the Asean Maritime Forum, Manila Hotel.

  • Shell starts exploratory drilling in Beaufort Sea Wednesday, 3 Oct 2012 | 8:38 PM ET

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska-- Shell Oil says it has begun exploratory drilling in the Beaufort Sea off Alaska's north coast as it continues to drill in the neighboring Chukchi Sea. Shell Alaska spokesman Curtis Smith says Beaufort drilling started Wednesday after the end of an Alaska Native whale hunt.