China yuan - updates

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China's currency becomes key issue in U.S. trade talks

Mar 03, 2019 - 11:21 AM

US President Donald Trump last week said 'we have a deal' with China on the currency

YUAN ON THE TABLE. Trade talks between the United States and China continue with a currency now part of the talks. File photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images/AFP

For the 8th time, key interest rates still unchanged

Sep 24, 2015 - 7:30 PM

The benign inflation outlook also provides ample room to keep monetary policy settings unchanged at this time

PH peso breaches P47:$1, recovers to P46.93

Sep 08, 2015 - 7:47 PM

The weakening of the currency is not unique to the Philippines as currencies in the region continued to depreciate against the US dollar BSP Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo says

CLOSE CALL. The peso opens at P47 to $1 during Tuesday’s trading and hit an intraday low of P47.04 to $1 – the lowest in more than 5 years or since the peso closed at P47.10 to $1 on May 25, 2010. Stitched images from Shutterstock

When the ghosts start haunting us

Aug 31, 2015 - 4:30 PM

There is no correlation between the ghost month and the rise or fall of the stock market It was the meltdown of China triggering the massive sell offs

BLOODY RED. August 24, 2015 was bloody. The local equity market had its third largest one-day decline in the past decade

Keep calm when buying, selling stocks

Aug 29, 2015 - 9:09 AM

The plunge in Philippines stocks early this week saw a wave of panic among investors Thus it s important to pause and consider 4 things before you buy or sell stocks

Philippines' Q2 GDP growth rises to 5.6%

Aug 27, 2015 - 10:30 AM

2ND UPDATE Although below expectations the growth is respectable and still makes the Philippines an attractive market says NEDA chief Arsenio M Balisacan

PH peso likely to breach P47:$1

Aug 26, 2015 - 7:32 PM

The local currency could head toward P47 40 to P47 50 in the absence of global response to emerging markets risks and stability an analyst says

Unlike '97, Asian economies expected to bend, not break

Aug 25, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Painful lessons learned 18 years ago have left Asian economies far more able to withstand severe shocks economists say

PH peso falls P46.82:$1

Aug 24, 2015 - 7:00 PM

This is the lowest in 5 years

Philippine stocks plunge 6.7% amid global equities rout

Aug 24, 2015 - 2:06 PM

UPDATED The August 24 plunge is the 11th biggest recorded drop for the PSE Index as total market capitalization declines P764 44 billion Monday

In this file photo, traders at the Philippine Stock Exchange look at the electronic board in Manila's financial district on July 6, 2015. Jay Directo/AFP

PH balance of payments exceeds 2015 target

Aug 19, 2015 - 5:12 PM

BSP Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo says the surplus recorded in the first 7 months of 2015 already surpassed the BOP target of 2 billion

PH peso rebounds from 3-day losing streak

Aug 13, 2015 - 7:28 PM

The exchange rate remains flexible and market determined BSP Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo says

BSP maintains policy rates, lowers inflation forecast

Aug 13, 2015 - 6:16 PM

Given firm domestic demand the BSP apparently considers that the Philippine economy does not require additional stimulus from monetary policy

PH peso weakens further to P46:$1

Aug 12, 2015 - 5:42 PM

Despite the newest 5 year low record BSP s Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo says the peso is holding its ground and is one of the least depreciated currency in the region

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Aug 12, 2015 - 12:31 PM

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PH peso weakens to 5-year low

Aug 11, 2015 - 6:47 PM

The country s central bank says currencies in the region weaken after Chinese authorities devalue their tightly controlled currency

Shanghai mayor pledges to speed up FTZ reform

Nov 02, 2014 - 1:54 PM

While China keeps a tight grip on the yuan Shanghai s mayor Yang Xiong pledges full convertibility of the currency

File photo by AFP/Peter Parks

Taiwan ex-colonel gets life term for spying for China

Jan 10, 2014 - 12:25 PM

This spying conviction is the latest in a number of espionage scandals in recent years

SPYING. Lieutenant Colonel Yuan Hsiao-feng gets life in prison after being convicted of spying for China

China to allow free yuan exchange in Shanghai zone - plan

Sep 05, 2013 - 2:19 PM

China will allow unfettered exchange of its yuan currency in its first free trade zone a draft plan showed

File photo by AFP/Peter Parks