... * Yellen: Rate hike unlikely "for at least a couple of meetings". * Dollar slips vs basket of currencies (Adds analyst comment, updates prices).
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian share markets rallied on Thursday after U.S. stocks enjoyed their strongest session this year when the Federal Reserve sounded upbeat on the economy and promised to be patient in removing policy stimulus.
Philippines wholesale price inflation slowed for the sixth consecutive month in October, preliminary figures from the National Statistics Office showed Thursday.
The local sharemarket rose strongly on the back of an overnight surge in US stocks, withstanding an afternoon fade-out that erased some of the day's gains.
FDX announced its 2Q15 financial results with EPS $2.14, up 36% from the same quarter a year earlier although still falling short of the $2.19 forecast by 2.3%.