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Prices of building materials rise anew in September
by Czeriza Valencia - October 13, 2019 - 12:00am
Wholesale prices of building materials in the National Capital Region sustained growth in September as an uptick was seen in the heavily weighted index for concrete and cement, the Philippine Statistics Authority...
Think tank says strong rebound unlikely in H2
by Czeriza Valencia - October 13, 2019 - 12:00am
A strong rebound in growth will be unlikely after slower growth in the first semester of the year as government spending has only begun to recover and exports are expected to be weak, said London-based Capital ...
AMRO cuts anew growth outlook for Philippines
by Czeriza Valencia - October 12, 2019 - 12:00am
The ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office has slashed its growth forecast for the Philippines anew to six percent this year and 6.4 percent next year largely due to heightened uncertainties abroad that can put pressure...
Trade gap narrows to $2.4 billion in August
by Czeriza Valencia - October 11, 2019 - 12:00am
The country’s trade deficit narrowed to $2.41 billion in August, as exports rose modestly and imports continued to decline, the Philippine Statistics Authority reported yesterday.
World Bank downgrades Philippines growth forecast
by Czeriza Valencia - October 11, 2019 - 12:00am
The World Bank has downgraded its 2019 growth forecast for the Philippines to 5.8 percent, taking into account the weak and uncertain external environment and the slowdown in public investments in the first sem...
Deeper reforms to boost growth in global value chains, says World Bank
by Czeriza Valencia - October 10, 2019 - 12:00am
Amid slowing global trade and growth, global value chains (GVCs) can still boost growth in developing countries, if deeper reforms are pursued to deepen participation and diversify products, according to a new report...
Moderate inflation seen until year-end
by Czeriza Valencia - October 6, 2019 - 12:00am
Growth in consumer prices is expected to continue its downtrend in October amid mixed expectations on the trajectory of headline inflation for the remainder of 2019, said London-based Capital Economics.
Philippine economy moves past speed bumps – ING
by Czeriza Valencia - October 6, 2019 - 12:00am
The Philippine economy is now over speed bumps that slowed down growth in the first semester of the year, said an economist of ING Bank Manila.
Inflation falls to 40-month low of 0.9% in September
by Czeriza Valencia - October 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Consumer prices continued to ease, falling to a 40-month low in September, as the cost of the heavily weighted food, housing and utilities sectors contracted, the Philippine Statistics Authority said yesterday....
Manufacturing declines for 8th straight month in August
by Czeriza Valencia - October 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Domestic manufacturing performance weakened in August largely due to the lower output of products in the heavily weighted indexes, the Philippine Statistics Authority reported yesterday.
Increasing product diversity key to wealth accumulation
by Czeriza Valencia - October 4, 2019 - 12:00am
Increasing the diversity and complexity of products and services offered by the country, as well as the skills of the workers in industries, are key to generating equitable wealth, according to industry experts....
ADB, Singapore’s Infrastructure Asia tie up for green infra
by Czeriza Valencia - October 4, 2019 - 12:00am
Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Singapore’s Infrastructure Asia have signed a cooperation agreement to help governments in Southeast Asia identify and develop bankable green infrastructure projects.
Pinays quit work at peak of childbearing years — study
by Czeriza Valencia - October 3, 2019 - 12:00am
Filipino women were found to stop working at the peak childbearing ages of 25 to 29 years largely because of traditionally held gender roles in home and childcare, according to a new study commissioned by the National...
ADB urged to keep extending concessional loans in AsPac
by Czeriza Valencia - October 2, 2019 - 12:00am
Manila-based Asian Development Bank (ADB) should continue providing concessional assistance to countries in need in the Asia and the Pacific region to enable them to attain their targets under the Sustainable Development...
Manufacturing weakens on record exports drop
by Czeriza Valencia - October 2, 2019 - 12:00am
Manufacturing in the country continued to weaken in September as firms reported reduced output and export sales, according to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI).
Factory gate prices rise faster in August
by Czeriza Valencia - October 2, 2019 - 12:00am
Factory gate prices rose at a faster pace in August as seven major industry groups registered growth, the Philippine Statistics Authority said.
NEDA greenlights 6 new multibillion-peso projects
by Czeriza Valencia - October 2, 2019 - 12:00am
The Investment Coordination Committee-Cabinet Committee (ICC-Cab- Com) of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) has approved six new multibillion-peso projects and cleared the extension of financing...
Companies still hesitant to hire K-12 graduates
by Czeriza Valencia - September 30, 2019 - 12:00am
Most local companies are still hesitant to hire K-12 graduates, according to the top executive of the Philippine Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD).
NEDA OKs NAIA rehab proposal
by Czeriza Valencia - September 30, 2019 - 12:00am
The Investment Coordination Committee-Cabinet Committee (ICC-Cabcom) of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) has approved the unsolicited proposal for the rehabilitation and operation of the Ninoy...
Think tank sees 2 more BSP rate cuts this year
by Czeriza Valencia - September 29, 2019 - 12:00am
After Thursday’s policy easing by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), two more rate cuts that will take the key rate to 3.50 percent can be expected, with the next to be implemented toward the end of the...
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