1. Pigs fly off shelves as New Year nears  INQUIRER.net
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With the Year of the Pig just weeks away, pig-related products have become a popular item on Chinese people's shopping lists for celebrating the upcoming Spring Festival.

BEIJING (CHINA DAILY/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - With the Year of the Pig just weeks away, pig-related products have become a popular item on Chinese people's shopping lists for celebrating the upcoming Spring Festival.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Jitters over the $412-million debt owed by bankrupt Korean shipbuilder Hanjin to big Philippine banks soured sentiment at the stock market on Friday, spoiling an attempt by the local stock barometer to return to the 8,000 mark.

The chairman of the House Committee on Financial Intermediaries on Saturday asked the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) , Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) , and Department of Labor (DOLE) to step into the bankruptcy situation of Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction Philippines and ensure that the interests of all stakeholders are protected.

The local finance sector is reeling after ship-building giant Hanjin’s Philippine unit filed for corporate rehabilitation.