foreign reserves - updates

Rappler's latest stories on foreign reserves


PH foreign reserves rise to $81.04B in January

Feb 07, 2017 - 8:15 PM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas attributes the increase mainly to the higher value of its gold holdings

PH foreign reserves down to $81.05B in December

Jan 08, 2017 - 8:41 PM

December 2016 s level is the lowest seen since January 2016

BSP adds Chinese RMB to PH's foreign reserve currencies

Oct 24, 2016 - 6:38 PM

The move means that the Bangko Sentral may now hold the currency to ensure it s available when needed

PH external debt inches up to $77.7 B for H1 2016

Sep 19, 2016 - 5:28 PM

Despite the increase the BSP says the debt stock remains manageable due to substantial international reserves and consistent economic growth

Philippine peso coins and a bank note at a street store in Manila, 10 January 2008.  Jay Directo/AFP/File

PH foreign reserves hit record high of $85.9B in August

Sep 08, 2016 - 4:15 PM

The country s gross international reserves are up by 390 million from their July level due to income from the government s forex operations and income from investments abroad

PH outlook bright despite China slowdown – IMF

Feb 23, 2016 - 8:57 PM

The IMF predicts that the future will be in services and the Philippines is well suited for the shift

Philippine economy wrap: Sept 1-7

Sep 07, 2013 - 2:34 PM

What you need to know about the Philippine economy last week

PH foreign reserves reach $84.1-B in March

Apr 05, 2013 - 5:32 PM

BSP governor Amando Tetangco Jr attributed the increase to the steady inflow of investments and foreign funds revaluation gains on gold holdings and the national government s foreign currency deposits

MODEST RISE. The BSP attributes GIR growth to steady inflow of investments and foreign funds. AFP Photo

New high: PH foreign reserves rise to $85.8-B in January

Feb 07, 2013 - 3:55 PM

The reserves are indicator of the country s ability to pay for imports and debts in foreign currencies

DOLLAR RESERVES. A bank teller shows off dollar bills. Photo from AFP

8-month PH foreign reserves hit $80.8-B

Sep 07, 2012 - 5:59 PM

The country s foreign exchange reserves as of August surpassed the full year target of the central bank