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PH shares down 1.5%

December 18, 2017
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Most Southeast Asian stock markets fell in line with Asian peers on Friday, tracking weakness on Wall Street over concerns about potential roadblocks to US tax reform.
 

Asian FX restrained

December 18, 2017
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Most emerging Asian currencies traded in narrow ranges on Friday, restrained by weak equity markets and a lack of fresh catalysts though the Indian rupee rose on signs the country’s ruling party could win a key state election.
 

Asian FX up as dollar weakens

December 15, 2017
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Asian currencies rose against the dollar on Thursday, as a guarded outlook from the US Federal Reserve on the economy weighed on the greenback following its widely anticipated interest rate rise.

Asia stocks post gains

December 15, 2017
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Most Southeast Asian stock markets rose on Thursday, after the US Federal Reserve’s comments tempered prospects for future tightening, while Singapore fell sharply after four sessions of gains.

Germany-US yield gap near 8-mo

December 13, 2017
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LONDON- The gap between benchmark German and US 10-year bond yields was close to its widest since April on Monday, as the fiscal and policy paths of two of the world’s leading economies diverge.
 

Wall St index ends higher wit

December 13, 2017
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NEW YORK- Wall Street indexes closed higher on Monday and the biggest drivers were technology and energy sectors as oil prices rose and investors waited for an expected US Federal Reserve rate hike later in the week.

Most Asian FX dip ahead of F

December 13, 2017
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Most Asian currencies weakened against the dollar on Tuesday as caution prevailed ahead of an outcome from the US Federal Reserve’s policy meeting this week.

Asia stocks unruffled

December 13, 2017
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Most Southeast Asian stock markets marked time on Tuesday with investors awaiting the US Federal Reserve’s policy meeting for cues about the world’s largest economy, while Vietnam shares rose up to 1.5 percent after a sharp drop in the previous session.
 

Telecoms weigh on PH index

December 12, 2017
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Most Southeast Asian stock markets edged higher on Monday, with Singapore building on steep gains in the previous session, while the Philippines rebounded after slipping as competition concerns weighed on telecom shares.

Most Asian FX edge higher

December 12, 2017
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Most Asian currencies were firmer on Monday as the dollar weakened broadly after disappointing wage data raised questions about the pace of US interest rate increases next year.

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Column of the Day

About noxious candles; man’s cunning

By DAHLI ASPILLERA | January 19,2018
‘Few things set the romantic atmosphere of the gentle flicker of a fragrant candle’s flame, be it on the dining table, in the bathroom, on the backyard table on a starry night.’

Opinion of the Day

Carpio’s terms for PH Rise research

By ELLEN TORDESILLAS | January 19, 2018
‘China should not be allowed to conduct marine scientific research in Philippine Rise which the United Nations Commission on the Law of the Sea has recognized as part of the Philippine extended continental shelf.’