SM P9MM.MMM Value P36M,231,245 -P4M.MMM -4.255% SMPH Value -PM.55M P35.45M P326,M11,M9M -1.528% TIME...
Monday - 10th December, 2018
Cigarette-making machinery the latest front in government’s war on smuggling
CIGARETTE-MAKING machines from China continue to enter the country, following the discovery of unreg...
Friday - 7th December, 2018
Q3 FDI pledges biggest in nearly 2 years
APPROVED foreign direct investment (FDI) commitments rose to their highest level in nearly two years...
Thursday - 6th December, 2018
Inflation slows for first time in 2018
SMPH P36.800 AEV Value P789,972,030 Value -P0.600 -1.604% -P0.850 P53.600 P572,730,299 -1.561% INFLA...
Wednesday - 5th December, 2018
Government dismantling REIT hurdles
MBT P79.900 ALI Value P1,002,828,885 Value P3.050 3.969% P0.750 P42.650 P893,087,990 1.790% GOVERNME...
Tuesday - 4th December, 2018
Nov. factory reading best in 11 months
FACTORY ACTIVITY in the Philippines improved for the fourth straight month in November, marking the ...
Monday - 3rd December, 2018
Analysts see slower Nov. inflation DoF presses for easing bank secrecy
MBT P74.600 ALI P41.650 Value P6,841,505,039 Value P2,229,399,565 P2.500 3.467% P0.150 0.361% INFLAT...
Friday - 30th November, 2018
WHICH ARE THE PHILIPPINES’ TOP 50 CONGLOMERATES?
WHILE the rankings in BusinessWorld Top 1000 Corporations in the Philippines are based on parent-onl...
Thursday - 29th November, 2018
DO CORPORATE EARNINGS GROW AT THE SAME PACE AS THAT OF GDP?
It has been believed that, in the long run, a country’s economic growth is positively associated w...
Wednesday - 28th November, 2018
Tax reforms on financial, tobacco products gain ground in House
TWO tax reforms — one simplifying levies on financial instruments and the other raising the rate f...
Tuesday - 27th November, 2018
Spending fuels surge of fiscal gap
THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT saw its budget deficit more than double in October as expenditure growth out...
Monday - 26th November, 2018
Spending growth to slow — S&P
ISM P6.650 MBT P72.100 Value P2,307,346,234 Value P1,983,566,361 -P1.160 -14.853% P1.800 2.560% ANY ...
Friday - 23rd November, 2018
The saving-investment (S-I) gap, or the difference between gross domestic savings and gross capital formation, reflects a country’s ability to finance its overall investment needs. When a country’s investment expenditures exceed its savings, a deficit wou
THE GROWING USE of digital technology has not been matched by adequate awareness of attendant threat...
Thursday - 22nd November, 2018
HAS THE PIVOT TO CHINA YIELDED TANGIBLE BENEFITS? LET US COUNT THE WAYS…
TWO years after President Rodrigo R. Duterte announced the rebalancing of Philippine foreign relatio...
Wednesday - 21st November, 2018
Study f inds Philippines’ talent competitiveness eroded
THE PHILIPPINES’ ability to develop, attract and retain highly skilled professionals worsened in 2...
Tuesday - 20th November, 2018
A▲glimpse of the beginnings of a growing e▲ mpire
ALI Value P0.550 P39.900 SMPH P32.900 P482,782,765 Value P476,825,960 1.398% P0.250 0.766% ISM P8.20...
Monday - 19th November, 2018
QC realty tax hike suspension bags 1st OK
A PROPOSAL to suspend until after 2019 implementation of the Quezon City (QC) ordinance that increas...
Friday - 16th November, 2018
Cash remittances at one-year low in September despite 2.3% climb
REMITTANCES logged a oneyear low in September despite posting a modest increase, the central bank re...
Thursday - 15th November, 2018
Palace OK’s oil tax hike suspension
AC Value P5.000 P900.000 P282,540,410 0.559% SMPH Value -P0.050 P31.750 P268,361,190 -0.157% ALI Val...
Wednesday - 14th November, 2018
WTO panel rules against Thailand on compliance
THAILAND has failed to comply with a World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling against its regulations o...
Tuesday - 13th November, 2018
WHICH ASIA-PACIFIC ECONOMIES ARE ON THE ROAD TO 5G?
A study conducted by MIT Technology Review Insights and sponsored by Huawei surveyed 191 senior exec...
Monday - 12th November, 2018
Analysts divided on next rate move
THE CENTRAL BANK could still raise interest rates on Thursday, according to half of analysts asked b...
Friday - 9th November, 2018
Third-quarter GDP growth disappoints
THE PHILIPPINE ECONOMY grew at its slowest pace in three years last quarter, weighed down by tempere...
Thursday - 8th November, 2018
Q3 farm output weighs on overall economic growth with first drop in seven quarters
THE COUNTRY’s agricultural production fell for the first time in seven quarters in the three month...
Wednesday - 7th November, 2018
Inflation steadies at nine-y▲ ear▲▲ pea▲ k
INFLATION steadied at the fastest pace in more than nine years in October as the cost of food, trans...