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Under President Duterte's watch, we've gone down the global Doing Business ranking by 25 notches all in all – by far the largest decline in ASEAN
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The Philippine government rejects the findings, as Philippine finance and trade officials urge the World Bank to correct the 'inaccurate and understated findings'
(UPDATED) The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor warns that Israel's planned 'evacuation by force' of the village could constitute a war crime
The inability to act today would mean irreparable damage to the lives of millions of Asians living in extremely climate-vulnerable regions
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China is the single largest bilateral financier of infrastructure in Africa, exceeding the combined total of the African Development Bank (ADB), the EU, International Finance Corporation, the WB and the G8 countries
According to the report, the number of poor worldwide is still 'unacceptably high,' while the fruits of economic growth are 'shared unevenly across regions and countries'
The upcoming Jewish neighborhood is the first to be constructed in 20 years
The world economy is still growing but faces an 'unprecedented' combination of threats, the International Monetary Fund warns during an annual meeting with the World Bank
World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva says the funds could be used for reconstruction and the country's disaster resilience efforts
Joko Widodo's offbeat reference to the wildly popular show draw applause from the audience attending the annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Bali
If becoming an upper-middle income country was hard enough – it took us more than 3 decades to do that – becoming a high-income country (like Singapore or South Korea today) will be harder still
World Bank education specialist Javier Luque says teachers' salaries should be similar to other professions that require the same level of training and dedication
World Bank Senior Economist Rong Quan says high inflation is hitting the poor harder as food and transport account for two-thirds of their expenses
The World Bank says the Philippines' growth trajectory is positive but lower than expected
The BSP survey, which covered 114 major banks, also reveals the eagerness of top executives in adopting financial technology as part of their business strategy
A report by the cybersecurity firm FireEye says the newly identified group dubbed APT38 is the source of cyberattacks on global banks that has netted 'hundreds of millions' of dollars
There should also be an exit exams, says World Bank senior education specialist Javier Luque in a forum organized by the Philippine Business for Education
The banks, once merged would have an asset base of P932.7 billion
The Philippines is aiming to roar along with Asian tigers by 2040. To do this, the country needs to triple the gross domestic product per capita in two decades.
The Asian Development Bank says it revised its outlook due to the weak agriculture sector, high inflation, and continued global monetary tightening
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The fate of Khan al-Ahmar has drawn international concern, with European countries calling on Israel not to move ahead with plans to demolish it
(4th UPDATE) Police identifies the gunman as 29-year-old Omar Perez. He is not immediately determined to have any connection to the bank.
'The rights of the Palestinian people are not for sale,' says a member of PLO's executive committee
The garage with a fleet of women mechanics also has a nail salon for its predominantly female customers
The Sandiganbayan's 2nd Division backtracks on its December 2017 ruling that further hearings should be held before it enforces the Supreme Court's decision
The company asked US banks to share information about customers such as account balances and where purchases were made in order to develop new features on Messenger, the Wall Street Journal reports
The latest bankers and executives jailed are accused of causing losses of more than $257 million in an elaborate lending scheme involving Vietnam's Construction Bank (VNCB)
Tiaong Rural Bank, Inc. is the 6th problmatic bank to be shut down this year
Police arrive at the conclusion after reviewing CCTV footage
This is the second robbery in the city this year
World Bank education specialist Takiko Igarashi says the Alternative Learning System currently has low participation and passing rates
In its 2017 audit report, the Commission on Audit documents at least 268 Landbank automated teller machines 'continuously out of cash'
Housed in Taguig, the Good Food Grocer feeds families in informal settlements and children in day care centers
While the Financial Stability Board believes crypto-assets do not yet pose a material risk to global financial stability, it urges major economies to scrutinize cryptocurrencies due to a lack of solid data on their use
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They say they don’t have enough money for that, according to a Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas survey
The High Court’s 3rd division reverses a Court of Appeals decision that previously cleared spouses Manu and Champa Gidwani, who got more than the insured amount through 86 dummy claimants
ACTS-OFW Representative Aniceto Bertiz III asks banks to cut charges on OFW remittances to 5%, from the current average of 10.57%
But 'fees for transactions other than peso deposits and withdrawals will take effect on September 1, 2018, as previously announced'
(UPDATED) BPI says it is postponing the implementation of having branch transaction fees for peso cash deposits and withdrawals to January 2019.
The complaint is filed by a private citizen named Rjhay Laurea, the same person who filed the opposition against Marquez’ candidacy for Supreme Court justice
Rizal’s bust was created by Filipino sculptor Jose Giroy, apprentice of National Artist Napoleon V. Abueva
The bank will deactivate all magnetic stripe cards by end of the month
The title could have gone to someone who needed the quick, powerful impact of a cash-in
Private citizen Rjhay Laurea files the opposition with the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC), which is screening Marquez and other applicants for Supreme Court Justice
This may finally be the moment Shinsuke Nakamura wins the title he’s been chasing since January
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