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Pag-IBIG income rises to P11 billion in 4 month
by Czerina Valencia - June 5, 2021 - 12:00am
The Home Development Mutual Fund realized a two percent increase in its net income in the first four months of the year to P11.08 billion.
France dangles ‘highly concessional’ loan for Metro Manila cable car system
by Czerina Valencia - June 5, 2021 - 12:00am
The French government is willing to extend a “highly concessional loan” to fund a proposed urban cable car system to help ease traffic congestion in Metro Manila, the Department of Finance said yes...
Gross borrowings hit P272 billion in April
by Czerina Valencia - May 31, 2021 - 12:00am
Gross borrowings by the national government from domestic and external sources rose to P272 billion in April, following the sale of euro and samurai bonds during the month.
‘COVID-19 deaths remain a small fraction of Philippines mortality’
by Czerina Valencia - February 19, 2021 - 12:00am
Despite the incredible stress brought by the pandemic on the country’s health system, deaths attributed to coronavirus disease remain a small portion of total deaths nationwide, government data showed.
GDP declines by 11.4% in Q3
by Czerina Valencia - January 28, 2021 - 12:00am
The economy contracted at a marginally slower pace in the third quarter last year than initially assessed as adjustments were made in real estate, education and other services, the Philippine Statistics Authority...
National ID system pre-registration hits 10 million
by Czerina Valencia - January 1, 2021 - 12:00am
More than 10 million Filipinos have pre-registered for the Philippine Identification System (PhilSys), the National Economic and Development Authority reported on Wednesday.
Domestic trade sinks 62% in Q3
by Czerina Valencia - November 29, 2020 - 12:00am
Trading of commodities in the country suffered a steep decline in the third quarter due to the continued restrictions on mobility and weaker demand from consumers, the Philippine Statistics Authority said.
Philippines recovery precarious as virus cases rise’
by Czerina Valencia - August 14, 2020 - 12:00am
Economic recovery in the country can be expected to be among the most uncertain in Asia Pacific due to the continued rise in coronavirus cases and the poor mobility of workers, according to UK-based think tank Oxford...
AsPac factory, services sectors to recover in H2 — IHS Markit
by Czerina Valencia - June 15, 2020 - 12:00am
Activity in the manufacturing and services sectors in the Asia Pacific region is expected to recover in the second half as demand slowly recovers, according to market intelligence firm IHS Markit.
BSP may cut rates by another 25 bps
by Czerina Valencia - June 8, 2020 - 12:00am
Although inflation can be expected to remain stable, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas may slash policy rates anew by 25 basis points in the second half to support economic recovery amid the pandemic, according to...
‘Longer lockdown to delay economic recovery in Philippines’
by Czerina Valencia - May 14, 2020 - 12:00am
The extension of the strict community quarantine in key economic areas in the Philippines until the end of the month will delay the country’s economic recovery, London-based think tank Capital Economics s...
‘Asia factory output falls to historic lows’
by Czerina Valencia - May 3, 2020 - 12:00am
Manufacturing conditions in Emerging Asian countries likely deteriorated to historic lows because of the economic disturbances caused by the spread of the coronavirus disease, said London-based Capital Economic...
ADB pandemic triples response package to $20 billion
by Czerina Valencia - April 15, 2020 - 12:00am
The Asian Development Bank has tripled the size of its response package to the COVID-19 pandemic to $20 billion and will streamline its operations to speed up the delivery of assistance.
NEDA: Philippine economy can bounce back
by Czerina Valencia - April 15, 2020 - 12:00am
he National Economic and Development Authority assured the public yesterday that measures will be in place to enable the economy to bounce back from the dual shock of the virus pandemic and the extended enhanced...
COVID-19 to further slow processing of China ODA
by Czerina Valencia - February 14, 2020 - 12:00am
The coronavirus disease-2019 outbreak may further slow down the processing of official development assistance from China as there will be fewer meetings due to travel restrictions, the National Economic and Development...
Quezon City seeks counter bids for waste management project
by Czerina Valencia - October 28, 2018 - 12:00am
The local government of Quezon City is seeking comparative proposals for an integrated solid waste management project to challenge the proposal of a consortium led by Pangilinan-led Metro Pacific Investment Corp....
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