HIGHLIGHTS: PH soaring economy, looking back and forward
MANILA, Philippines - What's in store for the Philippines in 2013?
The country's top policy makers and decision makers report on how the economy achieved 6.6% growth in 2012, and on its efforts to obtain investment grade status this 2013.
On Wednesday, February 13, economic managers, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas governor, and private businessmen look back—and look forward—at the country's strengths, weaknesses, as well as risks and opportunities.
Rappler's business journalists Lala Rimando, Cai Ordinario, Aya Lowe and Christian Bautista were at the Philippine Economic Briefing in the Philippine International Convention Center, Pasay City to provide a blow-by-blow account.