foreign exchange reserves - updates

Rappler's latest stories on foreign exchange reserves

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China forex reserves fall almost $100B in January

Feb 07, 2016 - 8:42 PM

The world’s largest currency hoard shrank by 99 5 billion in January to some 3 2 trillion

PH foreign exchange reserves up in December

Jan 07, 2016 - 7:15 PM

The government s net foreign currency deposits BSP s forex operations and income from investments abroad contribute to the rise in reserves

AMPLE. The end-December gross international reserves level remains ample as it can cover 10.3 months’ worth of imports of goods and payments of services and income, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas says. File photo by Agence France-Presse

PH foreign exchange reserves down in November

Dec 07, 2015 - 7:00 PM

Following a record high in October gross international reserves decline due to higher foreign debt payments and lower gold prices in the world market

LOWER. BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr. says the country’s foreign exchange reserves reached $80.57 billion in end-November or $525 million lower compared to $81.09 billion in October. File photo by Agence France-Presse

PH foreign exchange reserves rise anew in October

Nov 07, 2015 - 1:16 PM

Last month s gross international reserves record is the highest since December 2013 BSP reports

AMPLE RESERVES. The end-October GIR level remains ample as it can cover 10.4 months’ worth of imports of goods and payments of services and income, the central bank says. File photo by Agence France-Presse

PH foreign exchange reserves slip in July

Aug 08, 2015 - 3:00 PM

The central bank expects the Philippines to end the year with about 81 6 billion in dollar reserves

INCREASE. Money pumped by foreign investors to the country reached $6.2 billion in 2014, a 65.9% increase from 2013’s $6.7 billion, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas  reports Tuesday, March 10, 2015. File photo by Agence France-Presse

PH foreign reserves reach $84B in November

Dec 06, 2013 - 7:50 PM

The foreign reserve level can cover 12 months worth of imports the BSP says

HEALTHY LEVEL. The Philippines has foreign reserves that is equivalent to 9 times the country’s short-term external debt. File photo by AFP

BOP surplus surges to $1-B in Q2 2013

Sep 20, 2013 - 1:20 PM

The Philippines balance of payments BOP surplus surged to 1 billion in April June the central bank said

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PH foreign reserves reach $83-B in August

Sep 06, 2013 - 4:11 PM

The Philippines forex reserves can cover 12 months worth of imports of fuel and commodities if ever an external shock causes dollar shortages

HEALTHY LEVEL. The Philippines has foreign reserves that can cover up to a year's worth of imports. File photo by AFP

PH forex reserves up 2% at $82.9-B in July

Aug 07, 2013 - 5:30 PM

Growth comes mainly from the steady inflow of investments and foreign funds

BOP swings to surplus of $274-M in April

May 20, 2013 - 6:17 PM

This is however lower than the surplus recorded in March

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BOP swings to surplus in May

Jun 19, 2012 - 4:23 PM

The government expects the surplus to be affected by the euro zone crisis and slowing US growth