Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Even as the Philippines did not sign on Monday the articles of agreement for the establishment of the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Finance Secretary Cesar V. Purisima said on Monday that the country "remains a prospective founding member."
Friday, May 29, 2015
Philippine economic growth in the first quarter slowed to a three-year low of 5.2 percent, well below forecasts, due to lethargic government spending and weak exports, officials said Thursday.
Monday, March 23, 2015
Southeast Asia's dream of raising living standards to equal advanced economies will stretch for decades and the road will be paved with tough reforms that promise to test policymakers' resolve.
Monday, March 9, 2015
MediaTek Inc. (聯發科), one of Taiwan's leading integrated circuit designers, said Friday that its sales in February fell to their lowest in 23 months because of the reduced number of working days during the month.
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
A new mega-casino opened in the Philippines Monday as the fast-growing Southeast Asian nation ups its bid to become a world gaming destination.
Job growth at large enterprises in Metro Manila accelerated in the third quarter of 2014, riding a strong performance of the construction industry, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
The Ministry of Transportation and Communications' Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA, 民用航空局) yesterday presented China Airlines (中華航空) and Mandarin Airlines (華信航空) with awards for aviation distinction in 2014.
Saturday, January 17, 2015
Pope Francis says he has come to the Philippines to help the poor, but the country's biggest businesses and multinationals are also cashing in with a not-so-subtle hijacking of his image.
Friday, December 12, 2014
Moody's raised the Philippines' credit rating by one notch on Thursday, in a further sign of the country's economic transformation.
Friday, November 28, 2014
The Philippines is unlikely to meet its 2014 growth target after the economy's expansion slowed to 5.3 percent in the third quarter.