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The Economy

The Economy

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PHL setting up more measures to sustain strong growth pace

Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima on Thursday vowed to push for continued improvement of the Philippines’ fiscal space to increase infrastructure investments and sustain the...
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Trade-dependent Asian economies more vulnerable to financial risks

The Philippines is among the few Asian countries that are less sensitive to any growth-related developments in major economies, a Standard & Poor’s (S&P)...
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Trade-dependent Asian economies more vulnerable to financial risks

The Philippines is among the few Asian countries that are less sensitive to any growth-related developments in major economies, a Standard & Poor’s (S&P)...
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More initiatives to bring more investment opportunities across ASEAN countries

ASEAN member countries, which include the Philippines, expect to roll out more key initiatives until next year -- meant to bring more opportunities to...
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BIR sees higher than P60-B sin tax revenues for 2013

The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) expects to exceed the P60 billion sin tax collection target for 2013.“We may exceed a little than the...
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SSS widens network of service offices

The Social Security System (SSS) has opened 15 additional Service Offices (SOs) so far in 2013 in selected malls nationwide, bringing the total SOs...
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LGU officials, CSOs to improve governance in mining industry

Some 80 local government officials and civil society organizations from Mindanao and from neighboring countries of Indonesia Malaysia, Vietnam and Cambodia gathered in Eden...
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P150B Treasury Bonds issued

The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) successfully issued last August 15, 2013, PhP150 billion worth of 10-year retail Treasury bonds (RTB). The RTBs, which...
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IT industry readies more job breaks for Pinoys– DOST exec

More job opportunities, more career options. With a total workforce of 776,794 in 2012, some 137,066 of these were new hires, the country’s IT-Business...
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Mindanao growth corridors pushed as gateways to ASEAN community

As the country gears up for its integration into a single ASEAN market in 2015, Mindanao pushes regional growth corridors as its gateways to...

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