a comparatively meager 1.4%, and the country's reliance on foreign currency debt is limited to just 27%. Like the Philippines however, authorities are concerned about the potential for inflows of "hot money" : "Investment grade can lead to excessive
participation basis to provide high-quality gaming machines to Pan-Asian gaming markets. The company mainly focuses on the Philippines and Cambodia under long-term contracts with gaming venues and hotels. In addition, EGA manufactures and distributes gaming
Indonesia ( IDX ) rise 1.32% , continuing to defy analysts' predictions ( I , II ) of a steep sell-off, and post-midterm election profit-taking continues in the Philippines ( EPHE ), where stocks fall 0.42% . Post your comment!
* Overseas offer was five times oversubscribed (Adds detail, other issuers this year)
MANILA, May 17 (Reuters) - Philippine lender Asia United Bank Corp (AUB) jumped as much as 9.5 percent on its market debut on Friday after an oversubscribed public offer, the first listing after the country won investment ratings upgrades from two agencies.
largest operating profit contributor, but we expect emerging economies such as India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, the Philippines , and several African markets to become vital drivers of long-term free cash flow. Yum is also underpenetrated in several
NBS ) has its patent application for AMR-001 granted in Malaysia and appears close to a similar result in the Philippines . The company also says it has been granted a second patent in South Africa. AMR-001 (which will have 9 total
BANGKOK, May 16 (Reuters) - Southeast Asian stock markets mostly fell on Thursday, in line with weakness in the broader Asian market, as recent rallies in large caps such as Siam Commercial Bank Pcl and Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co came under selling pressure. The Philippine main index led
MANILA, May 16 (Reuters) - The Philippines government approved as qualified bidders all seven groups that have expressed interest in a $430 million airport project, the transport ministry said on Thursday.
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