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Asian stocks mixed after China-fuelled rally

A man shelters from the rain in front of an electronic stock price indicator in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. Asian stocks mostly fell Tuesday as the boost from China's surprise interest rate cuts faded and investors awaited US economic data and an OPEC meeting.  AP PHOTO/SHIZUO KAMBAYASHI

Asian markets were mixed Tuesday after a Chinese rate cut had fueled a rally in the previous session, while Tokyo played catch-up following a long holiday weekend.

Posted: November 26th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Asian stocks climb after China rate cut

Pedestrians look at their mobile phones near an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo on Oct. 28, 2014. Asian markets were mixed Monday as traders took a breather after last week's rally, but Shanghai hit a 21-month high on hopes of Chinese stimulus measures after a weak manufacturing report.  AP PHOTO/EUGENE HOSHIKO

Asian markets rallied Monday after China’s surprise move last week to cut interest rates for the first time in more than two years as its leaders try to strengthen growth.

Posted: November 24th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

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 »

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