Philippines credit rating - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippines credit rating

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RAM upgrades Philippines' credit rating

Aug 31, 2018 - 6:46 PM

A higher credit rating translates to more foreign investments and a lower borrowing cost for both the government and private sectors


Moody's: Federalism, 'contentious' policies worry investors

Jul 21, 2018 - 2:18 PM

Moody's Investors Service says the country's 'relatively weak rule of law' and the possible shift to federalism could drag down the economy

Tax reform, infra push may boost PH credit rating – Moody's

Oct 19, 2016 - 8:00 AM

UPDATED The credit rating agency however warns that President Rodrigo Duterte s rhetoric towards critics has the potential to strain long standing security and trade relations

PH state of lawlessness to have limited impact on credit rating – Moody's

Sep 07, 2016 - 7:10 PM

While the credit rating agency doesn t see any risk in the short term it warns that increasingly controversial law and order policies could detract attention from economic reforms

Japan Credit Rating Agency affirms PH's BBB+ rating

Aug 03, 2016 - 5:00 PM

The rating comes with a stable outlook indicating resilience to external shocks and a relatively sound fiscal position

PH credit ratings at risk if 'wrong' leaders elected – Palace

Apr 25, 2016 - 3:17 PM

The Palace says economic improvements made in the past years will only be put to waste if Filipinos elect the wrong leaders on May 9

ECONOMY TAKES OFF

Gov't unsatisfied with Fitch's PH credit rating

Apr 08, 2016 - 8:30 PM

The Philippines is still underrated as it outperforms its neighbors in Southeast Asia in terms of economic growth drivers Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima says

UNDERRATED. Financial markets believe the Philippines is much less of a credit risk compared with other countries enjoying higher credit ratings. Image from Shutterstock

Moody's retains credit rating, stable outlook for PH

Dec 14, 2015 - 7:55 PM

The debt watcher keeps its Baa2 rating for the country on a stable outlook

RETAINED. Moody’s retained its credit rating and outlook for the country. it upgraded the country’s credit rating to Baa2 – a notch above the minimum investment grade – with a stable outlook in December 2014.

Philippines to be $1-trillion economy by 2030

Dec 05, 2015 - 1:27 PM

The Philippines is the only country in Asia that garners positive action from IHS

SHINING. The government is marketing the Philippine economy as Asia's bright spot in order to entice foreign investments. File photo by Rappler

S&P raises PH credit rating anew

May 08, 2014 - 7:30 PM

The upgrade follows the agency s May 2013 decision to give the Philippines investment grade status

Investment grade from Moody's 'coming soon'

Jul 26, 2013 - 11:07 AM

The 4th credit rating upgrade to investment grade is coming sooner than expected the central bank chief says

More FDIs 6 months after credit upgrades

May 03, 2013 - 5:22 PM

Trade Secretary Gregory Domingo says the investment grade rating from Fitch will translate into job generating investments later this 2013 while S P s will be in 2014

BULLISH. Trade Secretary Domingo expects more job-generating investment inflows in the coming months as the country reaps the rewards of the credit rating upgrade from debt watchers Fitch and S&P. Photo by Aya Lowe

ADB sees investment grade for PH in 2013

Mar 18, 2013 - 9:59 AM

The multilateral lender says the Philippines was the third best performing bond market in the region in 2012