U.S. Military Pact: Obama Arrives in Philippines to Sign Military Pact The U.S. is about to sign a military pact with the Philippines that would allow Yankee troops to circulate in the archipelago. This fact has been affirmed by President Obama who will soon be making a state visit to the Far Eastern country. President Obama has now arrived in Philippines.
Apr 28 2014, 7:50am CDT
Nissan Altima Introduced in the Filipino Market Nissan has today launched its all-new Nissan Altima along with the Nissan Sylphy in the Filipino market. With the introduction of these two brand new two global sedans, Nissan renewed presence in the Philippines.
Mar 7 2014, 3:21am CST
Top Earning Free-to-Play Game You've Never Heard Of SuperData Research has just come out with their annual list that shows what they estimate to be the top earning free-to-play online games on the market. They calculate their totals based on microtransaction sales, an...
Jan 20 2014, 9:12am CST
Nicole Scherzinger Faces a Catch-22 Situation Pussy Cat Dolls’ singer, Nicole Scherzinger currently faces a catch-22 situation of sorts. She is facing a conflict between two equally attractive choices. While she is being signed on for a $4.5 million contract with Sony, a future as an important celebrity on X-Factor seems just as important for the stylish pop starlet.
Jan 3 2014, 6:49am CST
Dubai Fireworks 2014 Break Previous Records Happy New Year. New Year’s Eve was ushered in with a huge display of revelry and festivity all over the commercial centers around the world. In particular, previous records were broken at the Dubai fireworks taking place to welcome 2014.
Jan 1 2014, 1:36am CST
First Taiwan Casino Open By 2019, Government Says Excuse the metaphor, but it’s always been a gamble to guess when Taiwan will start up its first casino. Voters in one county said no thanks in 2009 after a developer had bought land for a gaming resort. An American...
Jan 1 2014, 12:56am CST
Rocket Internet's Asian Adventures Entering with fashion site Zalora in the Philippines in late 2011, Germany’s Rocket Internet has since been hatching dozens of copycat e-commerce sites in Southeast Asia and the general vicinity–and quickly shutting...
Dec 31 2013, 3:41pm CST
China And Russia Helping Fuel New Tech Boom If I asked you to name the biggest online shopping day of the year, what would you guess? Black Friday? Cyber Monday? Free Shipping Day in mid-December?
Even though Cyber Monday sales were spectacular this...
Dec 31 2013, 2:45pm CST
2013: A Whole Lot Of Rough And A Few Diamonds My colleague Ken Perlman offers an insightful perspective on the past year.
This year, 2013, was the “year that wasn’t.” We didn’t have any of the transformational changes that marked years past.
No Olympic Games
Dec 30 2013, 6:01am CST
BlackBerry BBM Usage Surprisingly Strong In Asia BlackBerry’s messaging app has been available for Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android devices for more than two months by now. That’s why the post-Christmas app store results are fascinating; this is the busiest app...
Dec 27 2013, 12:36pm CST
5 Big Energy Stories Of 2013 The U.S. is awash in oil and natural gas. China’s air pollution is so bad some cities were nearly shut down. A massive typhoon wreaked havoc in the Philippines. These are some of the top stories of the past 12 months....
Dec 23 2013, 7:46am CST
Lazada, Tesco and the Logic of Logistics The customers of Lazada are all online but the regional shopping site sometimes resorts to attracting them the old-fashioned way: with TV ads, like the one above shown in Indonesia. I probably should have chosen this TV...
Dec 22 2013, 6:11pm CST
'Twas The Night Before Christmas: The 2013 Taper Edition ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas: The 2013 Taper Edition
‘Twas the night before Christmas, and all down the Street
Not a trader was stirring, not even a cheat.
The portfolios were locked up with the greatest of care,...
Dec 22 2013, 10:51am CST
Manny Pacquiao Won Fight Boxer Manny Pacquiao won the fight last night against Brandon Rios. Manny Pacquiao dedicated the fight to the victims and survivors of Typhoon Haiyan.
Nov 24 2013, 3:11am CST
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