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      March 23, 2015

      Guest post: will China chose a neutral HQ for the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank?

      By Gavin Bowring, Asean Confidential With the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) gaining support from a...

    2. FT Photo Diary

      March 18, 2015

      Fire debris

      Majay Bugarin, 5, shows materials he collected among debris after a fire in a slum area in Malabon City, north of Manila,...

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    1. FT Photo Diary

      March 9, 2015

      A close shave in Quezon

      Filipina women have their heads shaved during a rally at the gates of the House of Representatives in suburban Quezon city,...

    2. FT Photo Diary

      February 16, 2015

      Searching for possessions

      Residents search for reusable items after a fire hit a residential area at Merville Park in Pasay city, Manila on Monday. At...

    3. FT Photo Diary

      February 12, 2015

      Hot air

      Filipinos view a Vincent Van Gogh shaped character-themed hot air balloon being inflated during the 19th International Hot...

    4. beyondbrics

      February 6, 2015

      Manila's new casino seeks business from Macau, Singapore

      By Gavin Bowring and Felipe Salvosa The City of Dreams Manila, an integrated gaming and entertainment resort that cost $1bn...

    5. FT Photo Diary

      February 5, 2015

      Manila Bay sunset

      Houses on stilts are silhouetted as the sun sets over Manila Bay in Manila, Philippines. ...

    6. January 18, 2015

      Seven million people flock to hear Pope Francis in Manila

      Pope Francis drew between 6m and 7m people to an open-air mass in the Philippines on Sunday, shattering the previous record...

    7. FT Photo Diary

      January 16, 2015

      Photographing Pope Francis

      People hold up their phones and cameras to take a photo of Pope Francis in Manila, Philippines. Pope Francis will visit...

    8. FT Photo Diary

      January 16, 2015

      Waiting for Pope Francis

      Young boys dressed as the Swiss Guard rest as they wait for Pope Francis at the Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate...

    9. FT Photo Diary

      January 15, 2015

      Awaiting the Pope in Manila

      Filipino Catholics gather for Pope Francis’s arrival in Manila, Philippines. ...

    10. FT Photo Diary

      January 13, 2015

      Celebratory meal ahead of Pope Francis's arrival

      Residents of the garbage dumpsite Payatas, eat a “pagpag” or recycled meal to celebrate Pope Francis’s planned visit on...

    11. January 12, 2015

      Five themes colour Pope’s Asia agenda

      Pope Francis departs on Monday for his second trip to Asia — and his seventh international visit — since he was elected to...

    12. FT Photo Diary

      January 7, 2015

      Black Nazarene procession

      Devotees with replica statues of the Black Nazarene participate in a procession in Manila. Millions of devotees are expected...

    13. FT Photo Diary

      December 23, 2014

      Wrapped up for Christmas

      Workers in Manila wrap an evenly cooked roasted calf to be delivered to a buyer. “Lechon” has always been regular fare at...

    14. December 19, 2014

      Asian groups near deal to expand Dunkin’ Donuts in China

      One of Asia’s biggest private equity funds has teamed up with a Philippines restaurant chain to roll out Dunkin’ Donuts in...

    15. December 16, 2014

      Manila: springboard into Asia

      Population of greater Manila 21.3m Number in Philippines living on less than $1 a day 25m Percentage of internet users on...

    16. FT Photo Diary

      December 9, 2014

      Clearing after Typhoon Hagupit

      A boy looks for recyclable materials among the garbage washed ashore by Typhoon Hagupit in Cavite, south of Manila in the...

    17. December 6, 2014

      Typhoon Hagupit tears into Philippines

      Typhoon Hagupit slams into the Philippines MANILA — A powerful typhoon tore through the central Philippines on Sunday,...

    18. December 6, 2014

      Massive evacuation as Typhoon Hagupit nears Philippines

      MANILA, Dec 6 - More than half a million people in the Philippines have fled from a powerful typhoon in one of the world’s...

    19. FT Photo Diary

      November 21, 2014

      Drying fish in Manila

      Ritchie B. Tongo/EPA Filipino fisherman Estelito Marijuan arranges dried fish at a fishing village during the celebration of...

    20. October 14, 2014

      Here Lies Love, National Theatre (Dorfman), London – review

      If any money-man deserves to have a UK arts venue named after him it is surely Lloyd Dorfman, whose Travelex company’s...

    21. FT Photo Diary

      October 14, 2014

      Philippines protest

      Dennis M. Sabangan/epa Filipino student protesters burn a mock US flag during a rally outside the US embassy in Manila. The...

    22. FT Photo Diary

      September 19, 2014

      Manila flooding

      Erik De Castro/Reuters Flood victims are evacuated in a rescue boat after their homes were swamped by heavy flooding in...

    23. September 9, 2014

      San Miguel sells $1bn stake back to Philippine Airlines

      MANILA – San Miguel, the Philippines conglomerate, has agreed to sell its $1bn stake in Philippine Airlines back to the flag...

    24. FT Photo Diary

      August 28, 2014

      Underpass acrobats

      Noel Celis/AFP Children display their acrobatic skills at an underpass in Manila on Thursday, near where informal settlers’...

    25. FT Photo Diary

      August 22, 2014

      Kissable carp

      Dennis M. Sabangan/EPA Zoo owner Manny Tangco kisses his Japanese koi carp at the Malabon Zoo, north of Manila, Philippines....

    26. beyondbrics

      August 12, 2014

      Manila port snarl up reveals costs of Philippines' creaking infrastructure

      Chronic congestion at the Philippines’ biggest port is forcing Maersk Line, the world’s biggest container shipper, to treble...

    27. FT Photo Diary

      July 28, 2014

      Philippines protest

      Dennis M. Sabangan/EPA Riot police use water cannon to disperse protesters in Quezon City, Manila, Philippines during the...

    28. FT Photo Diary

      July 24, 2014

      Living under statues

      Noel Celis/AFP/Getty A homeless family live under statues in Manila. The Philippines’ economy cooled in the first quarter of...

    29. FT Photo Diary

      July 22, 2014

      Filipino childhood

      Aaron Favila/AP A Filipino boy plays inside a large metal tube that will be used to repair an old bridge in suburban...

    30. FT Photo Diary

      July 18, 2014

      Philippines fish trophy

      Francis R Malasig/EPA A Filipino boy carries a fish washed up by floods at a lake in Muntinlupa city, south of Manila,...

    31. FT Photo Diary

      July 17, 2014

      Displaced by Typhoon Rammasun

      Francis R. Malasig/EPA Filipino children displaced by Typhoon Rammasun play inside a gymnasium converted into an evacuation...

    32. FT Photo Diary

      July 16, 2014

      Typhoon Rammasun

      Erik De Castro/Reuters Fishing boats are pictured amid heavy winds and rain brought by Typhoon Rammasun as it hit the town...

    33. FT Photo Diary

      July 11, 2014

      Tiger splash

      Erik De Castro/Reuters Bengal tigers play in a pool of water at the zoo in Malabon, Manila   ...

    34. July 9, 2014

      Pentagon plans new tactics to deter China in South China Sea

      The US is developing new military tactics to deter China’s slow but steady territorial advances in the South China Sea,...

    35. FT Photo Diary

      July 4, 2014

      Ramadan observed Tondo city

      Romeo Ranoco/Reuters Muslim youths pray on motorcycle taxis during the fasting month of Ramadan in front of Al-Satie Mosque...

    36. FT Photo Diary

      June 27, 2014

      Faces of the missing

      Erik De Castro/Reuters Students from an all-girls Catholic school, St Scholastica’s College, wear masks depicting kidnapped...

    37. FT Photo Diary

      June 24, 2014

      Religious ritual in the Philippines

      Erik De Castro/Reuters Devotees carry a statue of Saint John the Baptist in the Philippines as they take part in a religious...

    38. June 4, 2014

      Court hands China 6 month deadline in Philippines maritime case

      An international court has given China six months to respond to legal claims by the Philippines regarding disputes between...

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