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Inquirier.net
Economy grew 5.6% in Q2In this Aug. 12, 2015, photo, Filipino workers arrange metal rods at a governme
Economy grew 5.6% in Q2
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
In this Aug. 12, 2015, photo, Filipino workers arrange metal rods at a government road project in suburban Quezon City. Improved government spending helped the Philippine economy expand faster in the second quarter, although Socioeconomic Planning... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Economy rebounds to 5.6%Second quarter GDP places PH as third-fastest growing economy in Asia By: Chin
Economy rebounds to 5.6%
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Second quarter GDP places PH as third-fastest growing economy in Asia By: Chino S. Leyco & AFP Philippine economic growth rebounded to 5.6 percent in the second quarter, placing the country in a better position to weather the global fallout from... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH economy rebounds in Q2, can withstand volatile markets overseas Girders are being erected durig off-peak traffic hours along Osmeña Highway a
PH economy rebounds in Q2, can withstand volatile markets overseas
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Girders are being erected durig off-peak traffic hours along Osmeña Highway as part of the Skyway Stage 3 project. The Philippine economy grew faster as expected in the second... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH economy rebounds in Q2Girders are being erected durig off-peak traffic hours along Osmeña Highway as
PH economy rebounds in Q2
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
Girders are being erected durig off-peak traffic hours along Osmeña Highway as part of the Skyway Stage 3 project. The Philippine economy grew faster as expected in the second quarter, driven mainly by strong government spending, but still below the... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Finance Secretary Purisima on the Q2 2015 GDP growthStatement of Finance Secretary Cesar V. Purisima The economy grew by 5.6% in t
Finance Secretary Purisima on the Q2 2015 GDP growth
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 3 days ago
Statement of Finance Secretary Cesar V. Purisima The economy grew by 5.6% in the second quarter (Q2) of 2015, the third fastest among major Asian countries. This, despite heightened concerns on the continuing lackluster performance of the global... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
PH launches domestic liability management exerciseFrom the Department of Finance The Department of Finance along with the Bureau
PH launches domestic liability management exercise
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 3 days ago
From the Department of Finance The Department of Finance along with the Bureau of the Treasury launched a domestic liability management transaction. According to Finance Secretary Purisima, the transaction is part of an ongoing commitment to... Read more
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Rappler
Customs heeds Aquino's order on Balikbayan boxesTO OBEY. Customs Commissioner Bert Lina says on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 that t
Customs heeds Aquino's order on Balikbayan boxes
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
TO OBEY. Customs Commissioner Bert Lina says on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 that the bureau it will follow "effective immediately" President Benigno Aquino III's directive to stop the "physical" check of balikbayan boxes. Photo from Lina's office /... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Aquino orders BOC: Only suspect OFW boxes must be openedPresident Aquino on Monday ordered the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to refrain from
Aquino orders BOC: Only suspect OFW boxes must be opened
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
President Aquino on Monday ordered the Bureau of Customs (BOC) to refrain from opening “balikbayan” boxes, except when the boxes pose a threat to public safety. Finance Secretary Cesar V. Purisima told Inquirer business editors and reporters in a... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH finance chief hits Chinese yuan devaluationFinance Secretary Cesar Purisima. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The Philippines’ finance
PH finance chief hits Chinese yuan devaluation
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The Philippines’ finance chief, Secretary Cesar V. Purisima, on Sunday hit China’s recent move to devalue its tightly controlled currency, which dragged regional currencies weaker. In a... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Philippine life insurance industry 2nd in ASEAN Liberalisation IndexFrom the Department of Finance The Philippine life insurance industry ranks se
Philippine life insurance industry 2nd in ASEAN Liberalisation Index
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 10 days ago
From the Department of Finance The Philippine life insurance industry ranks second out of the 10 ASEAN member states in the Liberalisation Index. The study conducted by Millman, a global provider of actuarial and related products and services,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
BIR says 2016 corporate, individual taxes seen to reach record P1.2T From taxes on net income, profits The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) expec
BIR says 2016 corporate, individual taxes seen to reach record P1.2T
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
From taxes on net income, profits The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) expects its total collections from corporations, individuals as well as other net income and profits to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gov’t sees improving tax collection efficiency in 2016 The national government’s efficiency in collecting taxes is seen to improve n
Gov’t sees improving tax collection efficiency in 2016
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
The national government’s efficiency in collecting taxes is seen to improve next year as the country’s two main tax agencies continue their reform agenda, data from the Department of Finance... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOF urges Congress to ease bank secrecy law to aid tax probeThe comprehensive tax reform bill is in the court of Congress, finance official
DOF urges Congress to ease bank secrecy law to aid tax probe
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
The comprehensive tax reform bill is in the court of Congress, finance officials said, as they sought legislators’ help to make tax evasion a predicate crime, alongside easing restrictions in the bank secrecy law for tax purposes. During separate... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Peso hits lowest in more than 5 yearsAmid near-term volatility, the peso is still expected to fare better than the r
Peso hits lowest in more than 5 years
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
Amid near-term volatility, the peso is still expected to fare better than the rest of the region, trading at more stable levels than its counterparts in other Asian economies. Economic managers said the Philippines’ strong fundamentals would help... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t registered P72.2B deficit in JuneFinance Secretary Cesar Purisima. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The country posted a bud
Gov’t registered P72.2B deficit in June
Inquirier.net / Posted 23 days ago
Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO The country posted a budget deficit of P72.7 billion in June as the government moved to fast-track spending particularly on infrastructure. This narrowed the budget surplus to P13.7 billion as... Read more
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Rappler
PH gov't hits P13.75B surplus in H1NOT ENOUGH. The strong disbursement performance in June, which allowed for the
PH gov't hits P13.75B surplus in H1
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
NOT ENOUGH. The strong disbursement performance in June, which allowed for the largest monthly deficit so far this year at P72.7 billion ($1.59 billion), is not enough to offset the underspending in the first 5 months. Image from... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Public spending grows 17% in June, surpasses target by 24% NAIA expressway – Work is continuing on the 5.2-kilometer NAIA Expressway tha
Public spending grows 17% in June, surpasses target by 24%
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
NAIA expressway – Work is continuing on the 5.2-kilometer NAIA Expressway that will connect the cities of Pasay and Parañaque by road. The P12.32-billion project is expected to benefit... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Outgoing French Ambassador conferred Order of SikatunaFrom the Department of Finance French Ambassador Gilles Garachon has been awar
Outgoing French Ambassador conferred Order of Sikatuna
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted 24 days ago
From the Department of Finance French Ambassador Gilles Garachon has been awarded with Order of Sikatuna,[1] Rank of Grand Cross (Datu), Gold Distinction (Katangiang Ginto) by Secretary of Foreign Affairs Albert F. del Rosario, on behalf of... Read more

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