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Softening inflation keeps BSP rate pause stance flexible
by Ramon Royandoyan - August 4, 2023 - 10:18am
Inflation eased to 4.7% year-on-year in July, slower than the 5.4% recorded in the preceding month and the 6.4% outturn a year ago.
SEC greenlights ACEN shelf offering
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 28, 2023 - 11:22am
he Securities and Exchange gave the go-ahead to ACEN Corp.’s shelf registration covering up to P50 billion preferred shares.
Cemex Philippines absorbs losses as headwinds roil in H1
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 28, 2023 - 11:19am
Consolidated net sales in the first half retreated 15% to P9.1 billion, while sales in the second quarter declined 18% on an annual basis due to lower volumes and prices.
In Marcos' second SONA, economic achievements take limelight
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 24, 2023 - 7:44pm
Marcos Jr. devoted a chunk of his second address on Monday to hammering home these achievements, ranging from “stellar” economic growth, and agricultural production, to infrastructure projects.
Tax revenues from POGOs more than doubled in 2022
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 21, 2023 - 3:59pm
Taxes collected from Philippine offshore gaming operators surged in 2022, partly on the back of a reopened economy and pandemic-era reforms that sought to squeeze more revenues from the controversial industry.
SC affirms denial of Writ of Kalikasan vs Greater Manila Area sewer system
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 20, 2023 - 4:34pm
The SC ruled in May that the Maynilad and Manila Water Company Inc. are public utilities.
Amid calls to abandon Maharlika dream, Marcos signs investment fund into law
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 18, 2023 - 9:39am
President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. has signed the Maharlika Investment Fund into law, greenlighting the creation of the country’s first sovereign wealth fund despite public outrage over the...
BSP’s Remolona open to more interest rate hikes
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 17, 2023 - 11:46am
The BSP embarked on an aggressive campaign to combat inflation last year. Beginning May, the central bank has injected 425 basis points into the benchmark lending rate.
Fitch unit: Expect Philippine rice imports to turn pricey if El Niño worsens
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 13, 2023 - 3:41pm
If this development is realized, this could send the Philippines’ import plans sideways.
On arbitration victory anniv, former Solgen Jardeleza proposes new cases vs China
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 12, 2023 - 2:40pm
The Permanent Court of Arbitration found that China's nine-dash-line claim had no legal basis under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea.
AMRO keeps Philippine growth, inflation outlook
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 11, 2023 - 12:36pm
The Philippine economy is poised to maintain its pace of expansion this year as inflation sharply declined, considering its reliance on consumer spending to churn growth.
Auto sales expand in June amid inflation worries
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 11, 2023 - 10:47am
Year-to-date, total motor vehicle sales improved by 30.7% to 202,415 units.
Think tank: Problems to arise if Philippines' GSP+ renewal faces delays
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 7, 2023 - 12:14pm
Deborah Elms, founder and executive director of the Asian Trade Centre, explained to Philstar.com what this scenario would pose.
Jobless rate softens in May as economy stayed open
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 7, 2023 - 9:21am
The labor market started showing signs of recovery from pandemic misery towards the final quarter of 2022, as the domestic economy reopened itself for business.
Ahead of 2nd SONA, Marcos Jr. set to sign debt forgiveness bill for CARP beneficiaries
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 5, 2023 - 6:13pm
President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. will legislate into existence a measure that will unburden farmers from decades-long debts incurred from the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program.
Decelerating inflation strengthens BSP’s rate pause stance
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 5, 2023 - 9:11am
Price growth in June painted a picture of a domestic economy absorbing the impact of the BSP’s aggressive tightening, meant to arrest skyrocketing inflation, which began at the midpoint of 2022.
Metro Pacific board greenlights voluntary delisting
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 4, 2023 - 10:15am
This updated tender offer notice takes the place of the initial filing back on April 26.
DOTR says LRT 'deserves' fare hikes after repeated petition denials
by Ramon Royandoyan - July 3, 2023 - 3:54pm
In a statement on Monday, DOTr Undersecretary for Railways Cesar B. Chavez explained that the services from these railways are “far better and more efficient now.”
BSP expects inflation to decelerate in June
by Ramon Royandoyan - June 30, 2023 - 10:51am
Inflation is expected to slow down in June, anchored by the prices of meat and fruits retreating slower during the month so says the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas.
Marcos Jr. picks central banker Eli Remolona as new BSP chief
by Ramon Royandoyan - June 23, 2023 - 5:42pm
Malacañang announced the appointment of Eli Remolona as the next Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas governor, replacing Felipe Medalla as the head of the country’s monetary authority.
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