GROWING TOO SLOW

Taiwanese Investments Relocate In RP

16 January, 2013 at 16:13

Year 2012 was a good year for Taiwanese investors whose investments reached $400 million from $300 million in 2011 as more investors dismayed by

World Bank: PHL to keep growing until...

16 January, 2013 at 15:29

The Philippine economy will grow faster than the world average until 2015, relatively shielded from continued uncertainties in Europe and the

Australia in the Asian Century White Paper

5 November, 2012 at 17:10

Australia in the Asian Century White Paper Summary: Chapters 1-4 and 8-9 of the white paper discussed the Philippines in terms of: human capital

Rappler Talk Thursday with President Aquino

24 October, 2012 at 13:28

Risks and Lessons (Part 1) MANILA, Philippines – Rappler talks to the President of the Philippines, Benigno Aquino III in this special

Beyond chugging along

15 October, 2012 at 15:24

A COMMON question raised at the height of the 2008/09 financial crisis was “Why was the Philippines spared by the savage global financial storm

Exports post steepest drop in 8 months

15 October, 2012 at 14:30

  Philippine exports fell in August as outbound shipments of electronics dipped for the fifth consecutive month, official figures

Net FDI breaches $1-billion mark as of...

15 October, 2012 at 14:18

MANILA, Philippines – Foreign direct investments (FDI) breached the $1-billion mark in the first seven months of the year – nearing

PLDT loses foreign ownership case in SC

15 October, 2012 at 13:59

MANILA, Philippines – The country’s biggest telecommunications firm, Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT), lost in its

Net ‘hot’ money inflow up by 170%...

15 October, 2012 at 13:06

The net inflow of foreign portfolio investments to the Philippines nearly tripled in September after global investors’ appetite rose for

Philippines and Indonesia: the new ‘tigers’

10 October, 2012 at 12:24

MANILA, Philippines – Step aside economic powerhouses of the past, and get ready to share the spotlight. In a special report, business news

The Philippines Conference at CSIS

28 September, 2012 at 14:40

The Philippines Conference at the Center for Strategic and International Studies Welcoming Remarks The Philippines Conference @ CSIS –

Talk Thursday with Jaime Zobel de Ayala:...

26 September, 2012 at 18:08

Source: Maria Ressa, Talk Thursday. Rappler. (19 September 2012)

Cebu aims for 4M more tourists

26 September, 2012 at 17:28

CEBU CITY — Business groups here have drawn up a road map that aims to increase tourist arrivals by 15% yearly and draw four million

PPP Center drafting pipeline for 2013, 2014

26 September, 2012 at 12:27

MANILA, Philippines – The Public Private Partnership (PPP) Center is drafting the list of projects to be included in the pipeline for 2013

Updated PH devt plan eyes more quality...

25 September, 2012 at 13:39

MANILA, Philippines – The government is updating the country’s medium-term development plan, with focus given to needed institutional

Mid-Year Economic Briefing on 17 September 2012

21 September, 2012 at 12:12

Learn more about what happened at the Mid-Year Economic Briefing on 17 September 2012 at the Philippine International Convention Center. Good

Aurelio Montinola at the Mid-Year Economic Briefing...

21 September, 2012 at 12:00

This speech was delivered by Aurelio Montinola III, Bank of the Philippine Islands CEO and president, at the Mid-Year Economic Briefing 2012 on 17

Jesse Ang at the Mid-Year Economic Briefing...

21 September, 2012 at 11:33

These are the speech notes of Jesse Ang, Philippine resident representative of the International Finance Corporation. Mr. Ang delivered this

Mid-year Economic Update of the Philippine IT-BPO...

21 September, 2012 at 11:14

These slides were presented at the Mid-Year Economic Briefing by Benedict Hernandez, Business Process Association of the Philippines (BPAP) CEO

Good Governance is Good Economics

21 September, 2012 at 11:06

These slides were presented at the Mid-Year Economic Briefing organized by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas on 17 September 2012 at the Philippine

Remittances stay resilient: Filipinos abroad send $13.3-B...

18 September, 2012 at 14:03

MANILA, Philippines – Personal remittances — the cash and non-cash items or goods carried across borders coursed through formal and

Palace: Phl remains committed to Asean economic...

18 September, 2012 at 11:56

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines remains committed to a planned economic union in Southeast Asia even as Surin Pitsuwan,

ASEAN’s 2015 union could be delayed

14 September, 2012 at 13:35

PHNOM PENH/MANILA — A planned economic union in Southeast Asia is likely to be delayed by a year because some countries are not ready, said

PIDS urges revitalization of manufacturing sector

6 September, 2012 at 17:18

  MANILA, Philippines – The country must work on revitalizing its manufacturing sector in order to make growth more inclusive, the