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Philippines  proposes 12 priority infra projects for Chinese financing, feasibility study

January 27, 2017

Three large-scale infrastructure projects have been presented by Manila to Beijing for possible loan financing, while nine were submitted for feasibility study support during the concluded economic mission to China of a high-level delegation led by Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez

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Stocks, peso lose momentum from GDP figures

January 26, 2017

Stocks lost their initial rally after the Philippines announced good growth figures as the main index closed with slim gains on Thursday. The Philippine Stock Exchange index ended 9.28 points higher to end at 7, 332.64. It surged more than

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Philippines may send high-level economic team to Japan

January 26, 2017

The Philippine government may send a high-level delegation to Japan to follow up on the promised one trillion yen assistance made by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during his recent trip to the country, an official said on Thursday. National Economic

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Inclusive growth agenda on track with 6.8% GDP-DOF

January 26, 2017

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said the 6.8 percent growth in gross domestic product for 2016 points to a domestic economy in “pretty good shape” and well on its way to sustaining its growth momentum over the medium term, on

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Stocks lower, peso unchanged

January 25, 2017

Stocks closed lower while the peso remained unchanged on Wednesday. The Philippine Stock Exchange index ended at 7,323.26, down 47.29 points. Transactions were lower with volume amounting to 930.11 million shares worth P5.46 billion. On Tuesday, trades were 1.24 billion

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Philippines submits 40 ‘small, large’ projects for China financing, feasibility studies

January 25, 2017

BEIJING—A Philippine delegation led by Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has submitted a total of 40 “large and small” infrastructure projects to China for possible loan financing and assistance in conducting feasibility studies, with more talks on details of these

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Stocks flat, peso gains slightly

January 25, 2017

Stocks finished relatively unchanged in heavy volume on Tuesday as the main index declined by 3.70 points to end at 7,370.65.   Turnover soared to 1.24 billion shares worth P7.89 billion from Monday’s 1.22 billion shares valued at P5.61 billion.

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Stocks, peso gain after Trump inaugural

January 23, 2017

Stocks and the peso gained on Monday following the inaugural of President Donald Trump. The Philippine Stock Exchange index surged nearly two percent despite slightly higher foreign selling. The index closed at 7,374.35 points, up 141.69 points. Volume reached 1.22

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