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Government hits P33.4-B budget deficit in May

Jun 23, 2017 - 5:45 PM

The government incurs a deficit of P33.4 billion, P15.8 billion higher than the deficit recorded in the same month in 2016

Government hits P33.4-B budget deficit in May

BSP maintains interest rates in Tetangco's final Monetary Board meeting

Jun 22, 2017 - 6:20 PM

While global economic conditions remain challenging, outgoing BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr says prospects for domestic economic activity continue to be firm

BSP maintains interest rates in Tetangco's final Monetary Board meeting

Peso breaches $1 to 50 mark again

Jun 20, 2017 - 6:54 PM

'It is a reaction to external developments, particularly the hawkish statements of Fed officials overnight,' says BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr

Peso breaches $1 to 50 mark again

$544M of hot money flows out of PH in first 5 months of 2017

Jun 18, 2017 - 10:20 PM

A net total of $543.79 million in foreign portfolio investments flows out, in contrast to the $178 million in net inflows for the January-May period last year

$544M of hot money flows out of PH in first 5 months of 2017

Philippine stocks, peso down on another U.S. Fed hike

Jun 15, 2017 - 8:45 PM

The US Federal Reserve's decision to raise the benchmark interest rate for the 2nd time this year is the primary market mover on Thursday, June 15

Philippine stocks, peso down on another U.S. Fed hike

OFW cash remittances at 15-month low in April

Jun 15, 2017 - 6:20 PM

This is the lowest level cash remittances have totaled since registering $1.997 billion in January 2016

OFW cash remittances at 15-month low in April

PH economy to march on despite political risks – Oxford Business Group

Jun 14, 2017 - 7:35 PM

Navigating the new world order and completing massive infrastructure projects are more crucial to economic momentum, according to experts

PH economy to march on despite political risks – Oxford Business Group

NEDA expects Philippine economy to grow faster in Q2

Jun 12, 2017 - 6:55 PM

Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia says the Marawi siege and the Resorts World Manila attack will not have lasting impact on tourism and the economy as a whole

NEDA expects Philippine economy to grow faster in Q2

BSP keeping close watch over Middle East developments

Jun 06, 2017 - 5:45 PM

BSP Deputy Governor Nestor Espenilla Jr says it is 'too soon to draw anything from this but it bears close watch'

BSP keeping close watch over Middle East developments

Inflation eases to 4-month low in May

Jun 06, 2017 - 3:15 PM

A 3.1% inflation rate is recorded in May – the lowest since the consumer price index averaged 2.7% last January

Inflation eases to 4-month low in May

PH tourism braces for impact of Resorts World Manila attack

Jun 02, 2017 - 6:13 PM

The Philippine Travel Agencies Association says the incident resort will 'definitely impact' the country's tourism industry. Airlines report another round of delayed, cancelled flights.

PH tourism braces for impact of Resorts World Manila attack

Moody's keeps Philippine GDP target despite Marawi crisis

Jun 01, 2017 - 5:50 PM

A senior credit officer at Moody's says the firm expects the economic impact of the Marawi crisis to be 'minimal and short-lived'

Moody's keeps Philippine GDP target despite Marawi crisis

Bulk of Duterte's massive infra plan to be funded via local financing

May 31, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Only about P1.3 trillion or 18% will be accounted for through public-private partnership projects

Bulk of Duterte's massive infra plan to be funded via local financing

Gov't spending on infrastructure falls by P9B in April

May 28, 2017 - 10:15 PM

The Department of Budget and Management says the drop is mainly due to the absence of big-ticket expenditures in the military's modernization program, which are set for later in the year

Gov't spending on infrastructure falls by P9B in April

BSP sees slightly lower inflation in May

May 27, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas attributes this to lower oil prices and electricity rates

BSP sees slightly lower inflation in May

U.S. Fed: New rate hike likely coming 'soon'

May 25, 2017 - 10:35 AM

Most analysts expect two more rate increases this year, likely in June and in September, but there are now doubts over that schedule

U.S. Fed: New rate hike likely coming 'soon'

'Normal working day' for businesses amid martial law in Mindanao

May 24, 2017 - 11:15 PM

But should President Rodrigo Duterte expand military rule beyond Mindanao and seek an extension, tourism and trade may suffer

'Normal working day' for businesses amid martial law in Mindanao

Philippine peso, stock market stable despite martial law declaration

May 24, 2017 - 10:15 PM

BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr points out, however, that there may be 'temporary cautiousness' in the next few days

Philippine peso, stock market stable despite martial law declaration

Moody's cuts China's rating on debt fears

May 24, 2017 - 9:20 PM

But Beijing's finance ministry rejects the assessment, saying Moody's had used an 'inappropriate' method to assess risks

Moody's cuts China's rating on debt fears

Why Duterte's pivot to 'new friends' benefits Russia too

May 23, 2017 - 7:35 PM

What does Russia stand to gain from rolling out the red carpet for Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and his delegation?

Why Duterte's pivot to 'new friends' benefits Russia too

Gov't infra push fails to spark economy in Q1

May 22, 2017 - 12:30 PM

The Duterte administration's 'Build, Build, Build' program has yet to break ground and lift the economy, leaving the private sector to fill the void

Gov't infra push fails to spark economy in Q1

FAST FACTS: How important is the EU to the Philippines?

May 18, 2017 - 10:00 PM

The European Union is a major donor, the 2nd top export destination, and the 4th top source of OFW remittances, among others

FAST FACTS: How important is the EU to the Philippines?

PH economy grows slower by 6.4% in Q1

May 18, 2017 - 10:18 AM

(UPDATED) Aquino and Duterte have something in common: slow pace of public infrastructure spending

PH economy grows slower by 6.4% in Q1

OFW cash remittances up 10.7% in March

May 15, 2017 - 11:20 PM

Total cash remittance flows for the 1st quarter of 2017 reach $6.953 billion, up 7.7%

OFW cash remittances up 10.7% in March

BSP maintains policy rates, inflation forecast

May 11, 2017 - 11:25 PM

There is only one more policy meeting left before Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Amando Tetangco Jr hands over the reins to his successor

BSP maintains policy rates, inflation forecast

Espenilla promises continuity, more financial innovation at BSP

May 09, 2017 - 9:10 PM

The new governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas outlines his plans to maintain the country's monetary stance as well as expand the debt market and digital payments

Espenilla promises continuity, more financial innovation at BSP

Macron victory is 'good news' for trade-reliant Asia – IMF

May 09, 2017 - 5:48 PM

'I think the result of the French elections really show that it's good news to open trade and globalization, and it reduces the uncertainties of the eurozone,' says Changyong Rhee, director of the International Monetary Fund's Asia and Pacific Department

Macron victory is 'good news' for trade-reliant Asia – IMF

Who is new BSP governor Nestor Espenilla?

May 08, 2017 - 8:35 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte picks technocrat Nestor Espenilla Jr as the new Philippine central bank chief, replacing world-acclaimed Amando Tetangco Jr

Who is new BSP governor Nestor Espenilla?

PH shows off best products, hospitality ahead of 2018 ADB hosting

May 07, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Government officials and business leaders from the Philippines also encourage potential participants to come to the Philippines and invest

PH shows off best products, hospitality ahead of 2018 ADB hosting

China pushes economic diplomacy amid warm Philippine ties

May 06, 2017 - 5:00 PM

The Asian powerhouse expresses optimism over the Philippines' participation in the ambitious Belt and Road Initiative

China pushes economic diplomacy amid warm Philippine ties

Inflation remains steady in April

May 05, 2017 - 6:09 PM

Inflation remains unchanged at 3.4% in April, bringing the average inflation in the first 4 months of the year to 3.2%

Inflation remains steady in April

ADB president: We're not rivals with China's AIIB

May 04, 2017 - 3:48 PM

Asian Development Bank's Takehiko Nakao says the financing need to develop infrastructure in Asia is so huge that the two banks must cooperate

ADB president: We're not rivals with China's AIIB

Mining stocks surge as Gina Lopez loses DENR post

May 03, 2017 - 6:25 PM

For some miners, it is business as usual. But for the mining chamber, the next step is to seek a reversal of 'all the negative orders' that Lopez issued.

Mining stocks surge as Gina Lopez loses DENR post

Bank lending grows by 19.7% in March

May 02, 2017 - 10:25 PM

Domestic liquidity is also up 11.2% year-on-year to P9.5 trillion, although this is slightly slower than the 12.6% in February

Bank lending grows by 19.7% in March

PH to institutionalize business lessons from ASEAN neighbors

Apr 28, 2017 - 8:26 PM

Proposed new laws such as the Ease of Doing Business Act aim to put some of the practices learned from successful neighbors like Singapore into law

PH to institutionalize business lessons from ASEAN neighbors

Create pro-poor business models, Robredo tells ASEAN businessmen

Apr 28, 2017 - 3:35 PM

'While the number of Asian billionaires are growing, ASEAN is still home to many of the world’s poor,' Vice President Leni Robredo tells ASEAN business leaders and policy makers

Create pro-poor business models, Robredo tells ASEAN businessmen

Balancing profit with inclusivity key to keeping ASEAN together

Apr 27, 2017 - 8:57 PM

ASEAN Business advisory council chairman Joey Concepcion explains the formula for empowering small entrepreneurs around the region and why it is important to do so

Balancing profit with inclusivity key to keeping ASEAN together

Trump agrees to NAFTA talks, no exit – for now

Apr 27, 2017 - 11:28 AM

(3rd UPDATE) Trump's unrelenting back-and-forth seemed certain to keep Washington's two closest trade partners on edge as they move to revamp one of the world's biggest trading blocs

Trump agrees to NAFTA talks, no exit – for now

LIVE: The Dutertenomics Forum

Apr 25, 2017 - 4:43 PM

Watch the Dutertenomics forum live on Rappler

LIVE: The Dutertenomics Forum

BOC expects P11M from auction of seized goods

Apr 22, 2017 - 5:53 PM

The items to be auctioned are smuggled goods seized by the Bureau of Customs at the Manila International Container Port

BOC expects P11M from auction of seized goods

OFW cash remittances hit $2.169B in February

Apr 17, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Remittance flows for the first two months of the year stand at $4.338 billion, up by 5.9% compared to the same period last year

OFW cash remittances hit $2.169B in February

PH 2016 growth upgraded to 6.9%

Apr 07, 2017 - 7:04 PM

The major contributors for the upward revision in 2016 were Construction, Mining and Quarrying, and Other Services says the Philippine Statistics Authority

PH 2016 growth upgraded to 6.9%

Inflation rises to 3.4% in March

Apr 05, 2017 - 6:35 PM

The continuing rise is driven by higher prices for gas, electricity, rice, and meat

Inflation rises to 3.4% in March

Fitch affirms PH investment grade rating at BBB-

Mar 30, 2017 - 2:10 PM

The rating comes with a positive outlook that indicates an upward trend for credit ratings over a one- to two-year period

Fitch affirms PH investment grade rating at BBB-

Inflation to rise until Q3 of 2017 – BSP

Mar 28, 2017 - 10:52 PM

Despite global risks, iinflation remains manageable, and will fall within the target range by yearend, says outgoing BSP chief Amando Tetangco Jr

Inflation to rise until Q3 of 2017 – BSP

PH asks Australia to open market for banana growers

Mar 26, 2017 - 11:05 PM

Philippine Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, once an agriculture chief, raises the Philippines' two-decade concern in his meeting with Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop

PH asks Australia to open market for banana growers

BSP keeps policy stance, cuts inflation forecast

Mar 23, 2017 - 9:15 PM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas lowers its inflation outlook for 2017 and 2018 to 3.4% and 3%, respectively

BSP keeps policy stance, cuts inflation forecast

Gov't to offer P30 billion in 3-year retail treasury bonds

Mar 23, 2017 - 8:15 PM

This will be the 2nd retail bond offering under the Duterte administration, which raised around P100 billion from a similar offering in September 2016

Gov't to offer P30 billion in 3-year retail treasury bonds

BSP gives public more time to exchange old peso bills

Mar 23, 2017 - 6:20 PM

Filipinos now have until June 30, 2017 to exchange their New Design Series (NDS) banknotes. After June 30, these bills will have no monetary value.

BSP gives public more time to exchange old peso bills

Don't believe Robredo, Pagcor chief tells ASEAN gaming summit

Mar 21, 2017 - 8:05 PM

The Philippines is one of the best places to invest in, Andrea Domingo tells potential investors. Ignore the noise, she adds.

Don't believe Robredo, Pagcor chief tells ASEAN gaming summit