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    1. July 19, 2016

      Top Beijing diplomat hits at US over South China Sea tribunal

      A top Chinese diplomat has criticised the US over a “politically motivated” arbitration case that dismissed Beijing’s...

    2. July 18, 2016

      Beijing censors South China Sea protest

      Chinese censors have deleted reports of a small protest against an international ruling that rejected China’s...

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    1. July 15, 2016

      South China Sea: Building up trouble

      Whoever replaces Barack Obama will face many difficult choices but few are likely to be as stark as those in the Asia...

    2. July 15, 2016

      Duterte calls for calm as SE Asia grapples with sea ruling

      The Philippines’ new president Rodrigo Duterte once vowed to ride a jet ski to plant his country’s flag on islands...

    3. Fast FT

      July 15, 2016

      Fast Asia Open: China GDP and data, BoE aftermath

      For a bit of a change, there is likely to be a more Asian flavour to today’s session, with investors gearing up for a...

    4. July 13, 2016

      China struggles to win friends over South China Sea

      When foreign ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations gathered for a meeting with their Chinese...

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      July 13, 2016

      Further reading

      Elsewhere on Wednesday, - Dani Rodrik: The abdication of the Left. - Creating a virtual economy, Pokémon Go trading...

    6. July 13, 2016

      Tribunal rules against Beijing in South China Sea dispute

      The US has called on China and other countries in the South China Sea to renew diplomatic efforts to solve their...

    7. July 12, 2016

      Asian nations welcome South China Sea ruling

      Asian countries locked in maritime disputes with China welcomed the legal victory won by the Philippines over China’s...

    8. July 12, 2016

      A big test for Beijing over the South China Sea

      A tribunal’s ruling on Tuesday that invalidates China’s territorial claims in the South China Sea confronts Beijing...

    9. July 12, 2016

      Nickel at 9-month high on Philippine environmental fears

      Nickel has powered to its highest level since October 2015 as investors become increasingly concerned about an...

    10. July 12, 2016

      Timeline: South China Sea dispute

      A UN tribunal has ruled unanimously in favour of the Philippines in its case against China’s extensive claims in the...

    11. July 12, 2016

      Beijing to focus on blunting impact of South China Sea ruling

      Beijing has been working behind the scenes to blunt Tuesday’s precedent-setting rejection of its claims in the South...

    12. Fast FT

      July 12, 2016

      UN tribunal rules for Philippines in South China Sea dispute

      A UN tribunal has ruled unanimously in favour of the Philippines in its case against China’s extensive claims in the...

    13. July 12, 2016

      Obama forced Xi to back down over South China Sea dispute

      US President Barack Obama in March delivered a stark admonition to Xi Jinping over the South China Sea, warning the...

    14. Fast FT

      July 12, 2016

      Philippines export contraction eases slightly

      You’ve got to admit, they’re getting better. A little better. Just… not all the time. The value of exports contracted...

    15. July 12, 2016

      Beijing may stiffen its resolve in the South China Sea dispute

      China is getting its retaliation in early. As a UN tribunal on the law of the sea prepares to rule on Tuesday on a case...

    16. July 11, 2016

      China: risk on the high seas

      Friday’s huge gain in US payrolls was just what emerging markets needed: proof that the US economy is continuing to...

    17. July 10, 2016

      World Diary: July 11- July 18

      A UN tribunal is expected to rule on Tuesday on a controversial case brought by the Philippines that questions some of...

    18. July 10, 2016

      China carries out naval drills on eve of UN territorial waters ruling

      China has warned that any ruling against the country this week in a UN tribunal over disputed waters in the South China...

    19. FT Photo Diary

      July 8, 2016

      Manila monsoon

      A Filipino girl is carried along a flooded road in suburban Mandaluyong, east of Manila, Philippines, as monsoon...

    20. July 5, 2016

      Nickel price swings wildly as it records a nine-month peak

      The price of nickel swung wildly on Tuesday, rising to its highest level in nine months on worries about possible mines...

    21. Fast FT

      July 5, 2016

      Food and utility prices push up Philippines consumer costs

      Consumer inflation is back on the upswing in the Philippines as commodity prices helped push up costs. The Philippines’...

    22. Fast FT

      June 28, 2016

      HK to fall into recession after Brexit: Nomura

      Hong Kong and Singapore will be the worst hit economies in Asia as the fallout from Brexit continues, with Hong Kong...

    23. FT Photo Diary

      June 24, 2016

      Military parade

      Filipino army soldiers parade during Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin’s (unseen) visit to a military camp in Taguig...

    24. June 23, 2016

      Philippine companies start to spread their wings

      Companies from the Philippines are snapping up foreign assets at a record rate, in a sign of the growing strength of...

    25. Fast FT

      June 23, 2016

      Philippines stays put on 3% interest rate

      The central bank of Philippines kept its benchmark interest rate unchanged in its first policy meeting after adopting...

    26. June 22, 2016

      Philippines’ Duterte to push population management measures

      The incoming Duterte government plans to halt handouts from a popular conditional cash transfer programme to poor...

    27. Fast FT

      June 22, 2016

      How Brexit could affect Asian currencies

      A possible Brexit will prove negative to most Asian currencies with China’s renminbi and India’s rupee suffering the...

    28. FT Photo Diary

      June 21, 2016

      Rush hour in Manila

      Motorists during rush hour along Ayala Avenue in Manila’s financial district Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines ...

    29. June 21, 2016

      Local chains take on coffee giants

      Not long after Starbucks made its first foray into Ho Chi Minh City in 2013, a local coffee chain called Phuc Long...

    30. June 19, 2016

      China looks like a bully in South China Sea row

      At some point in the coming weeks an international arbitration court in The Hague will rule on whether China’s...

    31. June 16, 2016

      Remittances to Philippines remain subdued after marked slowdown

      Half of remittance recipients expected no change in the amount of money they receive in the next six months. Basic...

    32. Fast FT

      June 15, 2016

      Crown Resorts announces plan for demerger, property IPO

      Crown Resorts, the Australia-listed casino and hotels group, has announced plans to carve out some of its international...

    33. June 13, 2016

      San Miguel stays on the right side of Philippine politics

      A version of this article was first published by the Nikkei Asian Review. --- San Miguel is arguably the most audacious...

    34. Fast FT

      June 10, 2016

      Philippines export contraction softens after sharpening

      Exports from the Philippines fell for a thirteenth consecutive month in April, but came in better than expected as...

    35. June 6, 2016

      Beijing defies criticism as it charts course in S China Sea

      Ashton Carter, US secretary of defence, led a chorus of international voices criticising China at the weekend...

    36. Fast FT

      May 26, 2016

      Bangladesh bank hackers linked to Philippines attack - Symantec

      The cyber thieves trying to siphon money out of the financial system through the Swift payment network have been linked...

    37. Fast FT

      May 25, 2016

      Philippines imports bounced back in March

      The Philippines may be grappling the same muted global demand as other Asian exporters, but the latest trade data...

    38. Fast FT

      May 25, 2016

      Fast Asia Open: Markets to follow Wall St higher, oil gains

      US crude prices rose to their highest level since October, but it was strong gains for financial and technology stocks...

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