Tag archive for ‘Asia’
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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
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Fantastic Filipinas, With three titles

The Philippines now boasts of the most Miss Universes in Asia.  More...

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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Thursday, December 17th, 2015
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Dollar extends gains after Fed’s historic rate hike

TOKYO: The dollar extended its gains in Asia on Thursday after the US Federal Reserve’s landmark decision to lift interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade.  More...

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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015
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Asia stocks gain as Wall St rises before Fed decision

TOKYO: Asian stocks gained on Wednesday, with sentiment lifting as Wall Street rose before a likely hike in U.S. interest rates, while the dollar held to large gains made as Treasury yields picked up.  More...

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By Syed Ammar Alavi On Monday, December 14th, 2015
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Oil prices slip further in Asia on supply woes

SINGAPORE: Oil prices extended losses in Asia Monday on expectations that a global supply glut will persist until late next year, while analysts said the climate deal agreed in Paris had made little impact on the More...