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                    [ArticleID] => 1979065
                    [Title] => OFW households saving more, investing less
                    [Summary] => More families of overseas Filipino workers are getting into the habit of saving, according to the results of a quarterly survey conducted by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas.
                    [DatePublished] => 2019-12-23 00:00:00
                    [ColumnID] => 0
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1097197
                    [AuthorName] => Lawrence Agcaoili
                    [SectionName] => Business
                    [SectionUrl] => business
                    [URL] => 
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                    [ArticleID] => 1953224
                    [Title] => Consumers optimistic, but businesses less upbeat in Q3 — BSP
                    [Summary] => Filipino consumers turned optimistic as the overall confidence index rebounded to positive territory in the third quarter, but more businesses turned less optimistic due to lower demand and a slowdown in business activities.
                    [DatePublished] => 2019-09-20 00:00:00
                    [ColumnID] => 0
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1097197
                    [AuthorName] => Lawrence Agcaoili
                    [SectionName] => Business
                    [SectionUrl] => business
                    [URL] => 
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                    [ArticleID] => 1875609
                    [Title] => Firms seen hiring  fewer workers in Q1
                    [Summary] => Companies are seen hiring fewer new workers in the first quarter next year due to elevated inflation that translated to higher interest rates as well as the expected business slowdown after the Christmas season.
                    [DatePublished] => 2018-12-10 00:00:00
                    [ColumnID] => 0
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1097197
                    [AuthorName] => Lawrence Agcaoili
                    [SectionName] => Business
                    [SectionUrl] => business
                    [URL] => 
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                    [ArticleID] => 1850081
                    [Title] => Firms to expand, hire more workers in Q4
                    [Summary] => Companies are expanding and hiring more workers in anticipation of brisk economic activity in the fourth quarter due to the Christmas season, despite concerns about rising inflation and interest rates, as well as the weak peso.
                    [DatePublished] => 2018-09-10 00:00:00
                    [ColumnID] => 0
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1097197
                    [AuthorName] => Lawrence Agcaoili
                    [SectionName] => Business
                    [SectionUrl] => business
                    [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/articles/bus1-job-fair-vacancies-michaelvarcas_2018-09-09_20-43-1487_thumbnail.jpg
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                    [ArticleID] => 1849381
                    [Title] => BSP survey: Business optimism down
                    [Summary] => Businesses have turned less optimistic, with the confidence index hitting its lowest level in more than eight years due to higher interest rates, rising prices of basic commodities, rising overhead costs due to higher wages, seasonal factors and the weak peso.
                    [DatePublished] => 2018-09-07 00:00:00
                    [ColumnID] => 0
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1097197
                    [AuthorName] => Lawrence Agcaoili
                    [SectionName] => Headlines
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                    [ArticleID] => 1535396
                    [Title] => BSP sees higher FDI inflow next year
                    [Summary] => 

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) sees more foreign direct investments (FDIs) flowing into the country next year amid the country’s strong macroeconomic fundamentals and the implementation of much needed infrastructure projects under the public private partnership (PPP) scheme.

[DatePublished] => 2015-12-22 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097197 [AuthorName] => Lawrence Agcaoili [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/business/business-main/20151223/Zeno-Ronald-Abenoja-4.jpg ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1532291 [Title] => More OFW households saving, investing remittances – survey [Summary] =>

More Filipino households receiving remittances from their loved ones abroad are saving and investing amid the heightened financial literacy programs being undertaken by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).

[DatePublished] => 2015-12-13 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097197 [AuthorName] => Lawrence Agcaoili [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/pilipino-star-ngayon/bansa/20140727/OFW-sign.jpg ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1531586 [Title] => Consumer confidence hits 2-year high [Summary] =>

Filipino consumers are more upbeat in the fourth quarter of the year with the overall confidence index hitting its highest level since the third quarter of 2013, a survey conducted by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) showed.

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Companies are expected to slow down and hire fewer workers in the first quarter of next year as businesses are expected to cool down after the Christmas season, a survey conducted by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) showed.

[DatePublished] => 2015-12-06 09:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1097197 [AuthorName] => Lawrence Agcaoili [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/business/business-main/20140401/job-abroad.jpg ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1528993 [Title] => Business confidence in Q4 hits 2-year high, says BSP [Summary] =>

Business sentiment soared to a two-year high for the fourth quarter amid robust consumer demand during the Christmas season, steady flows of cash remittances from overseas Filipinos and election-related spending, a survey conducted by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) showed.

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