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PSE index surges to biggest one-day gain in two gainers

September 21, 2018

The Philippine Stock Exchange index surged to its highest one-day gain since January 25, 2016 while the peso ended slightly higher against the US dollar on Friday. The peso closed at P54.04 against the US dollar from P54.075 on Thursday.

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Osaka-Based Crypto Exchange Hacked to Lose 6.7 B. Yen

September 20, 2018

Tokyo- Japanese virtual currency exchange Zaif has suffered a cyberattack, bleeding 6.7 billion yen’s worth of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, of which 4.5 billion yen belonged to its customers, the exchange’s operator announced Thursday. The rest of the stolen money,

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Stocks extend decline, peso closes lower

September 20, 2018

Stocks continued to lose ground while the peso ended lower on Thursday. The peso closed at P54.075 against the US dollar from Wednesday’s P53.99. Volume at the Bankers Association of the Philippines foreign exchange portal reached $606.1 million from $657.7

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EXCLUSIVE: Japan FSA to Investigate Bank Loans for Property Investments

September 20, 2018

Tokyo- Japan’s Financial Services Agency plans to investigate loans extended by banks for investments in properties, such as apartments, informed sources said Wednesday. The FSA move is aimed at preventing document tapering and lending irregularities related to real estate investments

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Businesses Returning to Normal in Quake-Affected Sapporo

September 20, 2018

Sapporo- Businesses are returning to normal in Sapporo, the capital of the earthquake-hit northern Japan prefecture of Hokkaido, after the region’s main thermal power plant partially resumed operations Wednesday. With the No. 1 unit at Hokkaido Electric Power Co.’s Tomato-Atsuma

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Asian Development Bank approves new 6-year partnership strategy for the Philippines

September 20, 2018

The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Board of Directors on Thursday has approved a new six-year country partnership strategy that lays out ADB’s support to the Philippine government in achieving its goal of attaining sustained high and inclusive economic growth. Under

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1st Outlet of Yoshinoya, in Tsukiji Market, to Close After 59 Yrs

September 20, 2018

Tokyo- The first Yoshinoya “gyudon” beef-on-rice bowl restaurant, located within Tokyo’s Tsukiji wholesale market, will close on Oct. 6, ending a 59-year history due to the relocation of the market. The Tsukiji outlet is known for keeping serving gyudon by

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Stocks lower, but peso gains

September 19, 2018

Stocks closed lower, with the Philippine Stock Exchange index down 65,11 points to 7, 7221.23 but the peso gained on Wednesday. The peso closed at P53.99 against the US dollar from P54.07 on Tuesday.  Volume at the Bankers Association of

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