Philippines

Jan 21, 2021 01:14 PM

Nissan to close Philippines car assembly operations

[MANILA] Japan's Nissan Motor will stop its Philippine car assembly operations, the Southeast Asian country's trade...

Jan 5, 2021 05:50 AM

Philippine bourse to aim for more Reits and IPOs this year on hopes of post-Covid recovery

SEVEN Philippine firms plan to go public or offer real estate investment trusts (Reits) this year, the country's...

Jan 4, 2021 07:04 AM

Philippine bourse eyes more IPOs in 2021 amid 'fragile' recovery

[MANILA] The Philippine Stock Exchange is aiming for more companies to go public this year even as the economic...

Dec 29, 2020 10:24 PM

Philippine government seeks another US$11b funding support from central bank

[MANILA] The Philippine government has sought another US$11.24 billion in financial support from the central bank,...

Dec 29, 2020 02:09 PM

Philippines expands travel ban to limit spread of coronavirus variant

[MANILA] The Philippines will ban travellers from 19 countries and territories until mid-January as a measure to...

Dec 29, 2020 05:50 AM

Duterte approves record Philippine budget for pandemic recovery

PHILIPPINE President Rodrigo Duterte has approved a record 4.5 trillion-peso (S$125 billion) budget for next year...

Dec 28, 2020 08:22 PM

Philippine troops, ministers get Covid-19 vaccine before approval

[MANILA] Some Philippine soldiers and Cabinet ministers have already received Covid-19 vaccine injections, officials...

Dec 28, 2020 07:52 PM

Duterte approves record Philippine budget for pandemic recovery

[MANILA] Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has approved a record 4.5 trillion-peso (S$124.5 billion) budget for...

Dec 21, 2020 05:50 AM

Philippine peso set for more gains in 2021 on falling imports

THE Philippine peso is seen notching a third year of gains in 2021, as the sluggish economic recovery curbs imports...

Dec 20, 2020 03:34 PM

Philippine peso set for more gains in 2021 on falling imports

[MANILA] The Philippine peso is seen notching a third year of gains in 2021 as the sluggish economic recovery curbs...

Dec 19, 2020 10:27 AM

Philippine central bank maintains 2-4% inflation target through 2024

[MANILA] The Philippine central bank has set its inflation target for 2023-2024 at 2-4 per cent, seeing a benign...