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MANILA, Oct 12 (Reuters) - Following are somecompany-related and market news which could have an impact onthe local market.

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INSTRUMENT LAST PCT CHG NET CHGS&P 5001432.84 0.02 0.280USD/JPY78.38 0.08 0.06010-YR US TSY YLD1.6802 -- 0.012SPOT GOLD1768.54 0.02 0.350US CRUDE92.45 0.41 0.380DOW JONES13326.39 -0.14 -18.58ASIA ADRS118.58 1.00 1.17

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Middle East tensions push oil higher; euro up

SE Asia Stocks-Global concerns weigh; late buying liftsBangkok, Jakarta

WHAT IS HAPPENING TODAY IN THE PHILIPPINES

- Berjaya Philippines Inc holds regular stockholders'meeting, Berjaya Manila Hotel, Eduque Street, Makati City, 9:00a.m.

- Nestle Philippines holds briefing on the inauguration ofits new manufacturing facility, with guests Nandu Nandkishore,Nestlé S.A. EVP and Zone Asia-Oceania-Africa managing director,and John Martin Miller, Nestlé Philippines chairman and CEO,Nestle Centre, Rockwell, Makati City, 2:00 p.m.

STOCKS TO WATCH- AYALA CORP

, BANK OF THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS

DBS Group

, Southeast Asia's largest lender, hasagreed to sell more than half of its stake in Bank of PhilippineIslands to Ayala Corp for $616 to boost its capital base.

MARKET NEWS> Tokyo's Nikkei share average opens up 0.71 pct

> Wall St flat as Apple cuts jobs data gains

> TREASURIES-Bond prices gain as Europe worries continue

> Euro rallies vs dollar, snaps three-day decline

> Gold up with riskier assets, snaps four-day decline

> Oil up as Turkey-Syria tensions fuel supply concerns

REUTERS NEWS - PHILIPPINES> Sept portfolio inflows jump 172 pct y/yASIA-PACIFIC STOCK MARKETSS.KoreaChinaHong KongTaiwanIndiaAustralia/NZOTHER MARKETSCurrencyEurostocksJP bondsADR ReportLME metalsSTOCKS NEWSUSEuropeAsiaDIARIES & DATA:Philippines diaryU.S. earnings diaryEuropean diaryAsia MacroTOP NEWSFront PageAsian companiesU.S. company NewsEuropean companiesForex newsGlobal EconomyTech, Media and TelecomsFinancialsGeneral/political

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