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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

PH trade is up and looking bright despite headlines – DTI

Mar 17, 2017 - 9:41 AM

Department of Trade and Industry head Ramon Lopez talks to Rappler about the surge in foreign investments, new doors in China and how government is dealing with negative perception

PH trade is up and looking bright despite headlines – DTI

Rappler Talk: Joey Concepcion on empowering PH entrepreneur

Mar 17, 2017 - 9:20 AM

How can the Filipino entrepreneur thrive in the digital age?

Rappler Talk: Joey Concepcion on empowering PH entrepreneur

BSP likely to leave rates unchanged after another U.S. Fed hike

Mar 16, 2017 - 5:50 PM

An economist says the strategy to hike early on has allowed the BSP to 'stand pat in the face' of 3 Fed rate hikes to date

BSP likely to leave rates unchanged after another U.S. Fed hike

Asia-Pacific seeks to save TPP trade deal without U.S.

Mar 16, 2017 - 8:03 AM

After two days of high-level meetings in Chile, officials wrap up their talks with no clear plan to replace the defunct deal but a dogged determination not to throw out years of painstaking negotiations

Asia-Pacific seeks to save TPP trade deal without U.S.

U.S. Fed raises benchmark interest rate a quarter point

Mar 16, 2017 - 7:55 AM

But US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says they have yet to discuss the potential impact of US President Donald Trump's planned tax cuts and infrastructure spending

U.S. Fed raises benchmark interest rate a quarter point

OFW cash remittances hit $2.169B to start off 2017

Mar 15, 2017 - 8:40 PM

The amount is up 8.6% year-on-year, but down from the Christmas-driven $2.559 billion seen in December 2016

OFW cash remittances hit $2.169B to start off 2017

Rappler Talk: DTI's Ramon Lopez on trade in the time of Duterte

Mar 15, 2017 - 5:44 PM

Trade secretary Ramon Lopez talks about how the government plans to empower micro, small & medium enterprises

Rappler Talk: DTI's Ramon Lopez on trade in the time of Duterte

Mining firms say dispute with DENR could cost $16B

Mar 14, 2017 - 6:24 PM

The Chamber of Mines warns of the cost of arbitration with foreign firms

Mining firms say dispute with DENR could cost $16B

Empire 2.0? Commonwealth eyes post-Brexit trade boost

Mar 13, 2017 - 2:14 PM

Britain is gearing up to strike its own trade deals outside of the European single market and is looking to its former global network

Empire 2.0? Commonwealth eyes post-Brexit trade boost

PH ends 2016 with foreign direct investments up 40.7%

Mar 12, 2017 - 8:15 PM

Foreign direct investments total $7.9 billion, outstripping the central bank's own forecast of $6.7 billion

PH ends 2016 with foreign direct investments up 40.7%

Inflation hits over 2-year high of 3.3% in February

Mar 07, 2017 - 2:20 PM

February 2017's inflation level is the highest since November 2014, but the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas says the figure still falls within its target range

Inflation hits over 2-year high of 3.3% in February

China trims GDP target, citing severe challenges

Mar 05, 2017 - 8:12 AM

(UPDATED) The target comes in slightly below analysts' expectations, indicating that authorities will prioritize controlling an array of economic risks over pushing short-term growth

China trims GDP target, citing severe challenges

Gov’t mulls Indonesian-style export ban on unprocessed minerals – DENR

Mar 03, 2017 - 10:36 PM

'In the long term that will help our economy because that will increase the value add of the products,' says Environment Undersecretary Maria Paz Luna

Gov’t mulls Indonesian-style export ban on unprocessed minerals – DENR

3-month long review of suspended mines starts March 6

Mar 03, 2017 - 8:22 PM

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez, who co-chairs the Mining Industry Coordinating Council, says they will review audit reports or checklists prepared and developed by the DENR

3-month long review of suspended mines starts March 6

PH peso hits new 10-year low of P50.4 to $1

Mar 03, 2017 - 5:10 PM

This is the lowest Philippine peso level against the US dollar since September 12, 2006

PH peso hits new 10-year low of P50.4 to $1

PH economy kicks off 2017 with robust liquidity, bank lending

Mar 01, 2017 - 3:35 PM

Domestic liquidity grows to P9.4 trillion while bank lending increases by 17.9% year-on-year in January

PH economy kicks off 2017 with robust liquidity, bank lending

Asia must spend $26-T on infrastructure by 2030 – ADB

Feb 28, 2017 - 2:06 PM

(UPDATED) The lender says governments in some of the poorest countries in the world should invest in everything from transport, telecommunications, power and water and sanitation

Asia must spend $26-T on infrastructure by 2030 – ADB

Philippine peso continues to dip, hits new 10-year low

Feb 27, 2017 - 6:10 PM

The local currency slides to a fresh low again as it braces for another US Federal Reserve rate hike and awaits US President Donald Trump's new policies

Philippine peso continues to dip, hits new 10-year low

Asia trade talks resume after U.S. exit dashes hopes for TPP deal

Feb 27, 2017 - 2:51 PM

The 5-day Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) talks in the western Japanese city of Kobe are being attended by senior officials from the 16 countries involved

Asia trade talks resume after U.S. exit dashes hopes for TPP deal