Philippine economy

Philippine economy

Duterte admin aims for inclusive growth for every Filipino

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YOKOHAMA— With prospects for the Philippines’ higher growth “certain,” the main task of the Duterte administration is to ensure that the domestic economy becomes an inclusive one and ...
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Minimum wage violators must face stiffer penalties says Speaker Alvarez

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As the country celebrates Labor Day today, the House of Representatives will continue discussing bills that raise penalties for non-compliance with government prescribed minimum wages and other workers’ ...
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Fitch’s affirmation of PHL’s credit rating confirms economy’s strength: Tetangco

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MANILA, March 30, 2017 (PNA) — Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Amando M. Tetangco Jr. said Fitch Ratings’ decision on Wednesday to affirm its ratings on the ...
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GDP grows 7%, Philippine economy continues strong performance

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Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III today said last quarter’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth of 7 percent will enable the new government to keep its growth targets on ...
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Philippine economy to get boost from manageable inflation rates

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The Department of Finance (DOF) expects the manageable uptick in the growth of consumer prices to boost domestic demand as well as counterbalance weaker global-growth outlook. In the ...
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