Finance Secretary Cesar V Purisima - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Finance Secretary Cesar V Purisima

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PH GDP grows 6% in Q3

Nov 26, 2015 - 11:05 AM

2ND UPDATE The country’s GDP growth in the previous quarter was the third fastest in the region after China’s 6 9 and Vietnam’s 6 8

Facebook's Saverin, world tycoons in Manila

Oct 12, 2015 - 3:11 PM

The Philippines’ top CEOs including San Miguel Corporation s Ramon Ang and SM Investments Corporation s Teresita Sy Coson will also take part in panel discussions throughout the 3 day conference until October 14

BIGGEST CEO CONFERENCE. This is the first time Forbes Global CEO is being held in Manila

LIVE BLOG: Forbes Global CEO Conference 2015

Oct 11, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Follow Rappler s coverage of the 3 day conference to be held first time in Manila It features some 50 prominent personalities in the global business scene

PH gov't records P15B surplus in August

Oct 01, 2015 - 5:47 PM

For the first 7 months of the year the government incurs a deficit of P3 4 billion significantly lower than the programmed deficit of P197 2 billion

LOWER. Data from the Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) shows the government's' budget surplus for the month is 50% below the year-ago level of P29.9 billion ($639.99 million). File photo from Agence France-Presse

Fitch raises PH outlook to positive

Sep 24, 2015 - 10:24 PM

The Philippines is still underrated as it continues to outperform its single A rated neighbors in Southeast Asia Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima says

POSITIVE. The revised credit outlook and the likely credit rating upgrade from Fitch Ratings are a reflection of what financial markets say all along about the Philippines’ creditworthiness, Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima says.

Cebu Action Plan launched

Sep 11, 2015 - 7:46 PM

The plan which has 4 pillars from financial integration to infrastructure development and financing is eyed as the lasting legacy of the Philippines’ APEC hosting

UNVEILED. APEC finance ministers unveil a marker to commemorate the Cebu Action Plan. The work of Toym Imao, the marker is a 4-meter tall sculpture of pounded brass on 4 black granite pedestals representing the plan's pillars. Photo from the Department of Finance

6 APEC economies sign up for Asia Regional Funds Passport

Sep 11, 2015 - 5:03 PM

The Asia Regional Funds Passport is seen to generate savings of 20 billion annually in fund management costs and create 170 000 jobs in APEC economies within 5 years

SIGNED. Australia, South Korea, New Zealand, Thailand, Japan, and the Philippines sign the Statement of Understanding on the Asian Regional Funds Passport which, once implemented, will pave the way for a multilateral arrangement that will facilitate the cross-border marketing of managed funds among participating economies. Photo from the Department of Finance

PH prospects ‘positive’ come ASEAN integration

Mar 24, 2015 - 8:16 PM

Most investors have higher than ‘excellent’ expectations about the country’s economic performance – which overall is still positive