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Wirecard shares plunge on new Financial Times fraud allegations

Oct 15, 2019 - 5:56 PM

The Financial Times publishes internal communications and financial reports it says contained 'strong indications' hundreds of millions of euros of payments processed for some Wirecard clients 'could not have taken place'

Hong Kong lawyers demand explanation over journalist ban

Nov 16, 2018 - 2:09 PM

Hong Kong's powerful bar association says the rights enshrined in Hong Kong's mini-constitution, including freedom of expression, should be respected 'whether one agrees with the information or ideas or not'

BANNED. In this photo taken on August 14, 2018, Victor Mallet, a Financial Times journalist and vice president of the Foreign Correspondents' Club speaks during a luncheon at the FCC in Hong Kong, during which Andy Chan, founder of the Hong Kong National Party, gave a talk. File photo by Paul Yeung/Pool/AFP

Exiled China author in Hong Kong as arts center agrees to host talks

Nov 09, 2018 - 9:31 PM

The director of Tai Kwun arts complex, host of the Hong Kong International Literary Festival, says it has reconsidered and would host the two talks of Ma Jian

Photo from the Twitter of Ma Jian

Backlash over FT journalist denied entry to Hong Kong

Nov 09, 2018 - 3:28 PM

British citizens are usually allowed into Hong Kong without a visa and are permitted to stay for 180 days under immigration rules

INDEPENDENCE TALK. In this photo taken on August 14, 2018, Victor Mallet, a Financial Times journalist and vice president of the Foreign Correspondents' Club (right) shakes hands with Andy Chan, founder of the Hong Kong National Party. File photo by Paul Yeung/Pool/AFP

Hong Kong leader refuses to explain journalist visa denial

Oct 09, 2018 - 2:31 PM

Facing questions for the first time since the visa denial emerged last week, Chief Executive Carrie Lam says the decision has been handed down by immigration authorities

EU condemns Hong Kong's expulsion of British reporter

Oct 09, 2018 - 5:00 AM

The EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini's office says the expulsion of FT editor Victor Mallet is "a worrying precedent"

PRESS FREEDOM.  Demonstrator hold placards that read "freedom of the press, not allowed to be deprived" during a protest after Hong Kong immigration authorities declined a visa renewal for senior Financial Times journalist Victor Mallet. Photo by Philip Fong/AFP

Financial Times journalist given 7 days to leave Hong Kong

Oct 08, 2018 - 3:21 PM

Victor Mallet, the Financial Times' Asia news editor and a British national, angers authorities in Beijing and Hong Kong by hosting a speech at the city's press club by Andy Chan, the leader of a tiny pro-independence political party

PROTEST. Chris Yeung (C), Chairperson of the Hong Kong Journalist Association, stands next to Foreign Correspondents' Club (FCC) president Florence de Changy (2nd R) and legislator Claudia Mo (R) as they speak to journalists outside the government headquarters in Hong Kong on October 8, 2018, before handing over petitions calling for an explanation of the visa rejection of Financial Times journalist Victor Mallet. Photo by Anthony Wallace/AFP

UK seeks 'urgent explanation' as Hong Kong bans journalist

Oct 06, 2018 - 5:43 PM

'Hong Kong's high degree of autonomy and its press freedoms are central to its way of life, and must be fully respected,' UK's Foreign and Commonwealth Office says in a statement

BANNED. Pro-democracy activist Avery Ng (C) tears a symbolic 'political red line' during a protest after Hong Kong immigration authorities declined a visa renewal for senior Financial Times journalist Victor Mallet, outside the immigration department building in Hong Kong on October 6, 2018. Photo by Philip Fong/AFP

Hong Kong denies Financial Times journalist visa after independence talk

Oct 05, 2018 - 8:49 PM

Hong Kong refuses to renew the visa of Victor Mallet, the FT's Asia news editor who hosted a speech by Andy Chan, the leader of a tiny pro-independence political party

In this photo taken on August 14, 2018, Victor Mallet, a Financial Times journalist and vice president of the Foreign Correspondents' Club (FCC) (R) shakes hands with Andy Chan, founder of the Hong Kong National Party, during a luncheon at the FCC in Hong Kong. Hong Kong has refused to renew the visa of a senior Financial Times journalist who hosted a talk by an activist advocating the city's independence from China, the newspaper said on October 5, 2018. Paul Yeung / POOL / AFP

#ThewRap: Videos to watch this week, June 18-24, 2018

Jun 24, 2018 - 11:55 AM

Duterte: God is ‘stupid’, Sereno on Midas Marquez and Bongbong Marcos' ambitions

DPWH chief Villar: Metro traffic jam 'can be solved in 2-3 years'

Aug 02, 2016 - 8:47 PM

Rest assured that the biggest hurdle political will is something that the President has a lot of says Secretary Mark Villar

Bumper-to-bumper traffic is seen in front of the Iglesia ni Cristo Church along Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City on Tuesday. A portion of the thorough fare from Sandiganbayan to Litex is closed for the whole day due to a medical mission by the INC. Photo by: JOEL LIPORADA

Japan's Nikkei to buy Financial Times for $1.31 billion

Jul 24, 2015 - 2:59 AM

The deal does not include FT Group s 50 percent stake in The Economist magazine or the London offices where the paper is based

Geared up for global reform and regional integration

May 22, 2015 - 1:50 PM

All things considered the Philippine financial system is in a good place today But we can’t afford to be complacent Not at all says BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr

AEC 2015: Will PH firms be market disruptors?

May 21, 2015 - 10:28 AM

Businessmen analysts and senior government officials weigh in on how the Philippines will fare once the ASEAN Economic Community comes into force in December and the challenges it has to address now

READY OR NOT. Is the Philippines ready for the upcoming ASEAN economic community? File photo by Rappler

Tsipras tells Merkel 'impossible' to repay debt – report

Mar 23, 2015 - 4:31 PM

Report: Greece s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras warnes German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a letter that Athens will not be able to service its debt without financial help from the EU

Greek flags flutter in the breeze in Athens. Simela Pantzartzi/EPA

Catapang on Mamasapano, Malampaya shutdown, Pacquiao in training | The wRap

Mar 05, 2015 - 6:50 PM

Military chief Catapang says Mamasapano clash was a failure in planning The Malampaya plant shuts down March 15 Manny Pacquiao says he feels slow

EU won't seek law to separate banking activities: Financial Times

Jan 06, 2014 - 10:01 AM

The draft European Commission paper will complete EU reforms to make banks safer and easier to wind down

'Financial Times not for sale' to Murdoch — Pearson

Jun 28, 2013 - 6:46 PM

British publisher Pearson denies that it is in deal talks with media mogul Rupert Murdoch and Abu Dhabi s state media group for the sale of Financial Times Group

FOR SALE? A report from Malaysia says Financial Times newspaper, the flagship business paper of British publisher Pearson, is being eyed by investors. Photo by AFP

Murdoch, Abu Dhabi group eye Financial Times: report

Jun 28, 2013 - 12:37 PM

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch and Abu Dhabi s state media group are in talks to acquire the Financial Times Group for about 1 2 billion a report says

FOR SALE? A report from Malaysia says Financial Times newspaper, the flagship business paper of British publisher Pearson, is being eyed by investors. Photo by AFP

UK's Financial Times 'hacked by Syrians'

May 17, 2013 - 9:11 PM

The website of Britain s Financial Times was allegedly hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army

HACKED. The website of Britain's Financial Times was allegedly hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army. Photo by AFP

'46% of PH remittances spent on debt payments'

Dec 23, 2012 - 11:01 AM

This highlights the need for financial education for overseas Filipino workers and their families

OFW MONEY. The Philippines is the third-biggest recipient of dollar remittances in the world. Photo from AFP

LIVE BLOG: Forum on personal finance and financial literacy

Dec 06, 2012 - 1:25 PM

How do decision makers institutions and advocacy groups improve financial literacy and personal financial capability?

Philippines hosts international forum on financial education

Dec 05, 2012 - 5:26 PM

Citi and Financial Times draw more than 280 delegates from 30 countries