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Third quarter growth revised lower to 6%: PSA

January 22, 2020

The Philippine Statistics Authority ( PSA) Wednesday revised third quarter gross domestic product ( GDP) to 6 percent from 6.2 percent. This means average growth for the nine-month period is now at 5.7 percent from 5.8 percent. ”Major contributors to

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BOJ keeps monetary policy unchanged

January 21, 2020

Tokyo–The Bank of Japan said Tuesday that it decided to keep its current monetary easing policy unchanged at a two-day policy review that ended on the day. The BOJ Policy Board voted seven to two to keep its short-term policy

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PSE index ends lower

January 21, 2020

The main Philippine share index ended lower on Tuesday. The peso closed at P51,015 against the US dollar from P50.975 on Monday. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $1.346 billion from the

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PSE index finishes lower

January 20, 2020

The main Philippine share market index ended lower on Monday. The peso finished at P50.975 against the US dollar from P50.891 on Friday. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines (BAP) reached $1.599 billion

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Overall BOP position posts $1.5b surplus in December

January 20, 2020

The full-year 2019 balance of payments (BOP) surplus reached $7.84 billion, a turnaround from the $2.31 billion BOP deficit recorded in 2018, the Bangko Sentral of the Pilipinas (BSP) said Monday. Based on preliminary data, the surplus was supported by

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Domininguez cites Nakao’s bold ADB leadership

January 19, 2020

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III lauded outgoing President Takehiko Nakao for his leadership at the helm of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) that has enabled the institution to carry out bold reforms, attune its programs in a technologically driven era,

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PSE index up on Friday, down week-on-week

January 17, 2020

The main Philippine share index closed higher on Friday, but ended lower for the week. The peso settled at P50.831 against the US dollar from P50.715 on Thursday. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the

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PSE index, peso vs dollar end lower

January 16, 2020

The main Philippine share index ended lower on Thursday. The peso settled at P50.831 against the US dollar from Wednesday’s P50.715. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $1.224 billion from the previous

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