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Economic managers forge ”bold catch-up plan” to boost GDP goal

July 1, 2019

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said on Monday that a “bold catch-up plan” was formulated to achieve six percent GDP (Gross Domestic Product) growth for 2019.  During the first pre-SONA (State of the Nation Adress) forum in Pasay City, Dominguez

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GOCC dividends poised to breach P50-B mark this year – DOF

June 30, 2019

Dividends remitted by government-owned and -controlled corporations (GOCCs) already reached a record amount of P44.69 billion as of mid-June this year, with the Department of Finance (DOF) expecting the total for 2019 to easily surpass the P50-billion mark. Finance Assistant

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PSE index falls below 8,000 points, peso surges

June 28, 2019

Philippine stocks lost ground on Friday as the main index ended below the 8,000-point level. But the peso ended at P51.24 from Thursday’s P51.27. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Philippine Stock Exchange reached $726.79 million from $876.89

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PSE index, peso gain

June 27, 2019

The main Philippine stock index and the peso ended higher on Thursday. The peso closed at P51.27 against the US dollar from P51.50. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $876.87 million from

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PSE index, peso decline

June 26, 2019

Philippine stocks and the peso declined on Wednesday. The peso finished at P51.50 from Tuesday’s P51.365 against the US dollar. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $942.71 million from the previous session’s

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Stocks lower, but peso gains vs US dollar

June 25, 2019

Philippine stocks ended lower but the peso closed higher against the US dollar on Tuesday. The peso closed at P51.365 from Monday’s P51.39. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $771.92 million from

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Business confidence rose in 2nd quarter: BSP

June 25, 2019

Business outlook improved for the second consecutive quarter in the second quarter, with overall confidence index (Cl) rising to 40.5 percent from 35.2 percent in the first quarter. ”This means that the number of  optimists increased and continued to be

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Nomura under Fire from Shareholders for Information Leak

June 24, 2019

Tokyo- Nomura Holdings Inc. came under fire from shareholders at a meeting on Monday for a recent scandal involving an information leak, as well as a large annual net loss. Shareholders questioned the responsibility of the current management over the

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