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Elijah Felice Rosales
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Smart installs submarine links in Cebu islands
by Elijah Felice Rosales - July 2, 2022 - 12:00am
Telco powerhouse PLDT Inc. has installed submarine links in the Bantayan and Camotes Islands in Cebu to promote the tourist destinations as remote work spots.
PAL, labor union ink new CBA
by Elijah Felice Rosales - July 2, 2022 - 12:00am
Flag carrier Philippine Airlines has resolved its longstanding issue on retirement benefits demanded by its labor union representing its flight attendants and stewards.
Marcos extends free EDSA bus rides
by Elijah Felice Rosales - July 2, 2022 - 12:00am
President Marcos yesterday approved the extension of free EDSA Carousel bus rides until the end of the year to mitigate the financial burden on consumers reeling from the rising costs of goods and services.
Marcos government to continue foreign borrowing program
by Elijah Felice Rosales - July 1, 2022 - 12:00am
The Marcos administration will keep its doors open to offshore borrowings, even in the face of a depreciating peso, but vows to source the bulk of its debts from the domestic market.
Shopee owner puts up insurance venture in Philippines
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 30, 2022 - 12:00am
Singaporean tycoon Forrest Li, owner of e-commerce giant Shopee, has entered the insurance business in the Philippines, becoming a new player in the life and non-life segments.
DOF puts PCIC under IC custody
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 30, 2022 - 12:00am
In a last-minute move before leaving office, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has placed a state-run firm bleeding in losses under the supervision of the Insurance Commission.
GOCC dividend remittance hits all-time high of P375 billion
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 30, 2022 - 12:00am
Dividends collected from state-run firms more than doubled to P375 billion under the Duterte administration, even surpassing the collections during the past two presidencies combined.
Pag-IBIG hikes housing loans to record P40 billion
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 30, 2022 - 12:00am
State-run HomeDevelopment Mutual Fund, also known as Pag-IBIG Fund, has increased the amount of housing loans it released to a record P40 billion as of May.
DOF set to become project owner of APHC
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 29, 2022 - 12:00am
The Department of Finance is set to become the project owner and loan borrower for the P17 billion rehabilitation of the Agus-Pulangi Hydropower Complex in Mindanao.
SSS mandatory provident fund generates P334 million in income
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 29, 2022 - 12:00am
The Social Security System said yesterday that the pension fund’s mandatory provident fund for its members called the Workers’ Investment and Saving Program generated an income of P333.77 million with...
Government sets P200 billion borrowing plan for July
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 29, 2022 - 12:00am
The Bureau of the Treasury said yesterday the government plans to raise P200 billion from the domestic debt market in July through the issuance of P60 billion in Treasury bills and P140 billion in Treasury bon...
Weak peso may limit government financing options
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 29, 2022 - 12:00am
The financing options of the Marcos administration may be limited to local lenders, as the weakening of the peso against the dollar  may discourage the government from acquiring dollar-denominated loans,...
Rice tariff collection grows by 14%
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 28, 2022 - 12:00am
Tariff collected from rice imports grew by 14 percent to more than P8 billion in the five months to May, closing in on the yearly P10-billion target for the Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund intended for palay...
T-bill yields continue to rise
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 28, 2022 - 12:00am
Treasury yields for full-year securities reached nearly 2.9 percent during yesterday’s auction, as investors seek refuge from the streak of policy tightening in the country and abroad.
Marcos admin bringing back PPP mode for project financing
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 27, 2022 - 12:00am
The Marcos administration has committed to retain infrastructure spending at five percent of the economy, as it vouched for the return of public-private partnership as a mode of financing for big-ticket project...
P127 billion fresh equity infused into Landbank
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 26, 2022 - 12:00am
The Duterte administration has injected an average of P21 billion every year into government-owned Land Bank of the Philippines during its six-year term, expanding its capital mainly used for agricultural finan...
Budget reverts to deficit in May
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 24, 2022 - 12:00am
The government’s fiscal position reverted to a P147-billion deficit in May, which will require the next administration to cut state spending and avoid borrowing again just to cover the budget gap.
Economy needs to grow by 7% annually to manage debt – DOF
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 24, 2022 - 12:00am
The next administration should make sure that the economy expands by at least seven percent every year until 2025 to bring down the debt ratio to within manageable levels, according to the Department of Finance...
Rising interest rates may hurt FDI inflows, says DOF
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 23, 2022 - 12:00am
The Department of Finance has warned that the twin troubles of surging inflation and the war in Europe will push interest rates up and disrupt foreign direct investments.
Government raises P453 billion from fuel marking
by Elijah Felice Rosales - June 22, 2022 - 12:00am
Revenue collectors have raised more than P453 billion worth of taxes through the fuel marking program by reinforcing their combined efforts against potential oil smuggling.
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