Southeast Asian markets mostly higher

|By:, SA News Editor

Philippine stocks rose 1.2% to an 11-month high after S&P unexpectedly boosted the country's credit rating to BBB.

EPHE +0.9%

In Thailand, anti-government protestors hit the streets in an attempt to topple what's left of the government after the PM was forced out, but not her cabinet.

Foreign investors were net sellers of 1.88B baht worth of stocks, while local institutions were net buyers of 565.2B baht worth.

Thailand's SET Index closed 0.1% lower to 1,377.37.

THD -0.6%

Indonesian shares closed 0.8% higher to 4,898.14.

Indonesia ETFs: EIDO, IDX, IDXJ