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Global recovery 'too weak, too fragile' – IMF chief

Apr 05, 2016 - 11:00 PM

Christine Lagarde hints the International Monetary Fund will cut its global growth forecast for the year amid increasing risks

epa05244579 International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde attends during a conference at the House of Finance of the university in Frankfurt, Germany, 05 April 2016. IMF Director Lagarde is holding a lecture in Frankfurt on 05 April with welcome remarks by Bundesbank president Weidmann. EPA/BORIS ROESSLER

Indonesia's economy grows slowest in 6 years in 2015

Feb 05, 2016 - 11:07 AM

Southeast Asia s largest economy grew 4 79 last year the first time it has fallen below 5 since 2009

GROWTH DOWN. A teller counts Rupiahs she accepted from a client at Sharia Mandiri bank in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo by EPA

China's economic slowdown: A double-edged impact on PH

Feb 20, 2015 - 8:00 AM

But it is unlikely to drag down the Philippines’ economic growth analysts say

Top consumer issues of 2013

Dec 29, 2013 - 4:57 PM

Filipinos were mostly concerned about the rising costs of goods and services

PH to grow near 7% in Q1 - think tank

Mar 20, 2013 - 7:03 PM

Low inflation and spending for the May 2013 polls will help boost economic growth

PH to enjoy low inflation until 2016, says economist

Oct 15, 2012 - 5:41 PM

Victor Abola of the University of Asia and the Pacific said the Philippines will largely be spared from external threats in the medium term citing improving local food and fuel prices