Asians in the US - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Asians in the US


Alex Tizon and Auntie Lola: Rereading ‘Big Little Man’

May 21, 2017 - 11:12 AM

The book goes back and forth like a thrilling ping pong game about the myths and stereotypes not only of Filipino Americans but all Asian Americans and the author s own experience as the observer and the other

U.S. Pinoys for Trump

Nov 07, 2016 - 8:20 AM

It s myopic for Pinoy Republicans to believe there is a place for them in a Trump White House

'Always wait and see if Duterte will match words with actions'

Oct 22, 2016 - 1:31 PM

I would hope that it is posturing of course because it is easier said than done says UP College of Law professor Jay Batongbacal on President Rodrigo Duterte s anti US tirades

Obama deepens ASEAN-US ties as sea row escalates

Nov 22, 2015 - 8:08 AM

At a summit in Kuala Lumpur Obama repeats his call for China to stop reclamation and forges a partnership with ASEAN on areas like maritime security

STRONGER TIES. US President Barack Obama poses with ASEAN leaders during the ASEAN-US Summit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on November 21, 2015. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

Ex-Chinese finance ministry official named to lead AIIB

Aug 25, 2015 - 2:42 PM

Former Chinese vice finance minister Jin Liqun is elected to head the new Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank AIIB

Fil-Am runs for SF board of supervisors

Jul 14, 2015 - 7:49 PM

Marjan Philhour seeks a seat in the legislative body that helps govern the Californian city with a 6 billion annual budget

57 countries hold signing ceremony to set up China-led bank

Jun 29, 2015 - 10:49 AM

The AIIB which will have billions of dollars to lend is expected to go into operation later this year

AIIB. Image from AIIB website

Japan to earmark $100B for Asian infrastructure: report

May 19, 2015 - 4:59 PM

The sum is in line with the expected 100 billion capital of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank that Beijing and more than 50 founding member states are establishing

Most Asian policymakers support US - survey

Jun 06, 2014 - 8:08 AM

An 11 nation survey of experts finds strong backing of US policy – except in China