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Foreign portfolio investment transactions yield net outflows for 2019

January 16, 2020

Transactions on Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP)-registered foreign portfolio investments for 2019 yielded net outflows of $1.9 billion as a result of the $18.5 billion outflows and $16.6 billion inflows for the year, the central bank said Thursday Net outflows

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PSE index, peso end lower

January 15, 2020

The main Philippine stock index closed lower on Wednesday. The peso ended at P50.715 against the US dollar from P50.581 on Tuesday. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $1.25 billion from $1.408

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Personal remittances for Jan-Nov 2019 up by 4.1%

January 15, 2020

Personal remittances of Overseas Filipinos (OFs)  in November 2019 grew by two percent year-on year to $ 2.6 billion, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said Wednesday.  This brings personal remittances for January to November to $30.3 billion, or 4.1 percent

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PSE index ends lower

January 14, 2020

The main Philippine stock index closed lower on Tuesday after trading was suspended on Monday. The peso closed at P50.581 against the US dollar from Friday’s P50. 66. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the

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Increase in current account surplus

January 14, 2020

Containers are unloaded from a vessel at Aomi international container terminal in Tokyo, Japan, 14 January 2020. The current account surplus of Japan increased 75 percent in November 2019 from a year earlier to reach around 1.44 trillion yen (about

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Palace welcomes Consunji’s decision to indemnify owners of collapsed Ecoland 4000

January 12, 2020

Malacañang on Sunday welcomed the acceptance of DMCI President and CEO Isidro “Sid” Consunji to settle the damages endured by the residents of condominium building Ecoland 4000 during the October 2019 earthquake in Davao City. “We welcome DMCI President and

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FDI records higher net inflows for October 2019: BSP

January 10, 2020

Foreign direct investments (FDI)  net inflows grew by 33.7 percent to $672 million in October 2019 from the $502 million recorded during the same period in 2018, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas ( BSP) said Friday. This was mainly on

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PSE index finishes lower

January 10, 2020

The Philippines’ main stock index ended lower while the peso ended flat against the US dollar on Friday. The peso ended at P50.66 from Thursday’s P 50.651. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines

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