University of Asia and the Pacific - updates

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Learn from industry experts at the adobo Tambuli Asia Pacific Masterclass 2019

May 23, 2019 - 2:06 PM

The masterclass is happening on June 4, 8 am - 4 pm at the adobo Creative Hub

The masterclass is happening on June 4, 8 am - 4 pm at the adobo Creative Hub

Federalism might lead to hyperinflation – economists

Jul 16, 2018 - 6:35 PM

(UPDATED) Economists from the University of Asia and the Pacific warn that sky-high inflation may happen to the Philippines should it shift to federalism

Philippine economy likely to grow above 7% in Q1 2018 – First Metro, UA&P

Apr 02, 2018 - 2:40 PM

Higher jobs created, foreign direct investments, and manufacturing output, among others, point to a stronger gross domestic product growth for the Philippines

First Metro, UA&P lower Philippine GDP forecast due to slow spending

Jul 05, 2017 - 8:05 PM

Economists express concern over infrastructure projects warning that changing modes of implementation midway would lead to delays and slower growth

FORECAST. First Metro and UA&P have trimmed their Philippine economic growth forecast for 2017

PH growth seen to top most Asian countries in 2015

Sep 26, 2015 - 9:42 AM

While the Philippines is unlikely to hit its growth target this year increased government spending especially as the May 2016 elections draw near would help it surpass most Asian countries say FMIC and UA P

ELECTION SPENDING. The Philippine economy will pick up steam mainly due to early spending for the 2016 polls. Photo by Michael Buena/Rappler

Travails of verifying alumni records of public officials

Aug 21, 2015 - 11:00 AM

UPDATED Universities should be transparent with the educational background of government officials

PH warned China meltdown more worrisome than Greek crisis

Jul 09, 2015 - 5:21 PM

Should China s market fall accelerate other countries outside Asia will be hit economists warn

TAILSPIN. Worries over China's unstoppable sell-off sends the Philippines' financial markets into a tailspin. Image from Shutterstock

Greek crisis has 'little effect' on Philippines – economists

Jul 07, 2015 - 6:42 PM

But it is seen to cause volatility in the Philippine financial markets for about 3 months economists say

VOLATILE FINANCIAL MARKETS. After the Greece votes no, investors in the Philippines looked for safer assets to cash in on their funds. Image from Shutterstock

Students lead in relief operations

Aug 22, 2013 - 12:52 AM

Heavy rain and flood affect more than a million Filipinos and students are leading the way in relief operations

PH growth to hit 6.5% in Q4 - think tank

Dec 21, 2012 - 8:44 AM

Despite typhoon Pablo s impact on agriculture a local think tank still sees the Philippine economy reaching 6 5 growth in the fourth quarter

PH growth likely slowed to 5.3% in Q3 - economist

Nov 15, 2012 - 2:01 PM

The impact of the heavy rain and flooding in August likely weighed on the Philippine economy s growth in the third quarter of the year

No spike in gas prices for the rest of 2012, say economists

Jun 20, 2012 - 8:54 PM

Oil prices are not expected to drastically rise the way they did at the start of the year say economists who credit a slower global recovery and a less import dependent United States