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Foreign direct investments in the Philippines (March 2019)

FOREIGN direct investments (FDI) declined to a four-month low in March, dragged by lower equity capital flows amid global uncertainties, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported on Monday.

World competitiveness rankings 2019

THE PHILIPPINES has “partially recovered” in terms of global competitiveness, according to an annual report of the research group of Switzerland-based business school International...

A tale of spending during election years, 2000-2018

ELECTIONS are widely believed to have a growth-inducing effect on an economy. Read the full story.

Gross domestic product quarterly performance (Q1 2019)

PHILIPPINE gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 5.6% in the first quarter, its worst performance in four years, the Philippine Statistics Authority reported on Thursday.

Headline inflation rates in the Philippines (April, 2019)

A TOTAL of 247,830 police and military officers will be deployed nationwide to secure the midterm elections on May 13.

ASEAN manufacturing purchasing managers’ index, April (2019)

MANUFACTURERS in the Philippines marked the smallest improvement in business conditions in nine months as the second quarter began as output growth dropped to...

Performance projections for ASEAN, select major Asian economies

THE PHILIPPINES will remain “resilient” with the rest of Southeast Asia and the region’s three major neighbors in the north, “heightened global risks and...

Regional share in gross domestic product, 2018

THE ECONOMY of Bicol Region grew the fastest among the 17 Philippine regions in 2018, exceeding the growth rate posted by the capital as well as the national average. Read the full story.

Overseas Filipinos’ cash remittances (February 2019)

MONEY SENT HOME through banks by Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) — which fuels household spending that, in turn, contributes nearly 70% to gross domestic...

Philippine trade year-on-year performance (February 2019)

THE COUNTRY’s trade-in-goods deficit widened in February as exports contracted while imports grew at a slower pace, the government reported on Thursday. Read the...

Snapshots of Philippine poverty statistics: first semester, 2015 vs 2018

FEWER FILIPINOS were mired in poverty in the first half of 2018, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Wednesday. Read the full story.

Business Expectations Survey

INVESTOR and consumer sentiment received a huge lift as the year opened, riding expectations of more business and job opportunities, according to latest results of quarterly surveys which the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) released on Thursday.

Inflation as experienced by low-income households (bottom 30%)

INFLATION for low-income families softened further in February even as it stayed in five-percent territory, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) reported on Thursday. Read...

Philippine trade year-on-year performance (January 2019)

THE COUNTRY’s trade-in-goods deficit widened in January as exports declined and imports rebounded. Read the full story.

Filipinos on Forbes’ 2019 list of world’s richest people

REAL ESTATE tycoon Manuel B. Villar, Jr. is now the country’s richest man, rising past other Filipinos on Forbes Magazine’s annual list of world...