National Mar 13, 2012

Worries on Guam linger despite reduced U.S. forces buildup

Despite revisions planned to the impending U.S. military buildup on this Pacific island territory, foremost of which is the expected reduction in U.S. Marines to be transferred from Japan, Guamanians remain concerned with the repercussions. Under a 2006 road map on the realignment of U.S. ...

Business May 12, 2011

Japan supply holdups strain Philippine industry

The March 11 earthquake and tsunami disaster in Japan triggered supply chain disruptions that are posing challenges to the Philippines' electronics, semiconductor and car industries. Carmakers continue to meet demand but based only on inventories on hand, with production currently running at 50 percent, industry ...