debt to GDP ratio - updates

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PH external debt drops by 1.8% to $72.5 billion in Q2 2017

Sep 17, 2017 - 9:20 PM

The end-June 2017 level is also down by $5.2 billion from the same time last year

Gov't debt drops further in September 2016

Dec 04, 2016 - 10:40 PM

Increased spending and a robust economy contribute to government debt dropping to 44 2 from 44 7 despite a drop in government collections

Balanced budget 'impractical' for the PH until 2022 – Diokno

Aug 22, 2016 - 7:10 PM

Philippine economic managers flesh out the proposed P3 3 trillion national budget for 2017 – an amount seen to help free the country from high socioeconomic inequality

NOT FOR NOW. One thing is certain for the Philippine economy in the coming years: deficits are not going away, the economic team of President Rodrigo Duterte tells the House committee. Photos by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Improving efficiency in infra key to PH growth – economist

Mar 02, 2016 - 4:38 PM

An IMF economist says the Philippines could see significant growth if it ensures better public investment efficiency

Purisima to critics: PH debt position 'best in 18 years'

Feb 21, 2016 - 12:31 AM

By virtually any sensible measure we are much better off today than we were 6 or even 18 years ago with the earliest comparable annual debt data says the finance secretary

National debt at P5.954 trillion, up 3.8% from 2014 levels

Feb 04, 2016 - 6:51 PM

Despite the nominal increase debt in proportion to the country s GDP declined to 44 8 in 2015 from 45 4 in the previous year

Debt-to-gov’t ratio hits 38.1% in end-March

Sep 23, 2014 - 11:29 PM

The general government debt went down due to the strong GDP performance and slower debt accumulation for Q2 to Q4 2013 the Finance department says

LOWER DEBT. The government aims to reduce the national debt to below 45% by 2016. File photo from Agence France-Presse

Gov't eyes debt-to-GDP ratio of below 45% by 2016

Aug 06, 2014 - 6:05 PM

The finance department says it wants to reduce the ratio to a manageable level

LOWER DEBT. The government aims to reduce the national debt to below 45% by 2016. File photo from Agence France-Presse

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