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Shell still on the lookout for fresh fuel resources

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The Philippines may not match the fuel resources of Brunei or other Asean countries, but oil giant Shell is still seeking exploration opportunities in the Philippines, especially around the Malampaya gas field area, company officials said.

Posted: November 21st, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Asian stocks mixed after Wall St. record, Tokyo recovers

People walk past at electronic stock indicator in Tokyo on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014. Asian markets were mixed Tuesday, with Tokyo leading gainers on bargain-buying after the previous day's sell-off, while Wall Street provided some support with another record close.  AP PHOTO/SHIZUO KAMBAYASHI

Asian markets were mixed Tuesday, with Tokyo leading gainers on bargain-buying after the previous day’s sell-off, while Wall Street provided some support with another record close.

Posted: November 18th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Asian stocks mostly lower, Tokyo hit by economy data

A man looks at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo on Nov. 5, 2014.  AP FILE PHOTO

Asian markets mostly fell Monday, with Tokyo tumbling almost three percent after data showed Japan’s economy had slipped into recession.

Posted: November 17th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Oil prices down in Asian trade

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Oil prices slipped in Asia Monday but losses were limited by speculation that the OPEC cartel would be forced to cut output to prevent further big losses, analysts said.

Posted: November 17th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Asian stocks mostly up, Nikkei extends gains

A man walks past an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014. Asian stocks rose Wednesday, led by Tokyo's Nikkei index, which hit a fresh seven-year high as the yen slumped further amid speculation of a snap Japanese election.  AP PHOTO/EUGENE HOSHIKO

Asian markets were mostly higher Wednesday as Tokyo extended a rally after the dollar broke 116 yen for the first time in seven years, while speculation swirls that Japan may put off another unpopular sales tax hike.

Posted: November 12th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

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