PH GDP - updates

Rappler's latest stories on PH GDP


Gov't sets higher fiscal deficit target in 2017 to boost spending

Aug 16, 2016 - 12:23 PM

As the needs of our people increase public spending must likewise expand to meet such demands President Rodrigo Duterte says in his first budget message to Congress

BETTER INFRA. The Aquino government is pouring more funds into economic services this year in line with its target to achieve sustainable growth. PHOTO BY ROLEX DELA PENA/EPA

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May 19, 2016 - 7:13 PM

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May 19, 2016 - 12:48 PM

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Moody's lowers Philippine GDP forecast for Q4 2015

Jan 22, 2016 - 4:36 PM

Moody s Analytics says strong growth in services including BPO is helping offset weakness in exports from sluggish global demand and in agriculture

SLOWER GROWTH. The slash in GDP growth projection is due to slowing export growth, fiscal underspending, and the impact of the El Niño-related dry spell on agricultural production

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Nov 26, 2015 - 7:00 PM

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PH economic growth picking up despite slip in exports – Moody's

Aug 22, 2015 - 10:18 AM

Merchandise exports – which contribute 30 40 to GDP – however decline by 4 7 in the first semester the Philippine Statistics Authority says

PICKING UP STEAM. Moody’s says stronger government spending allowed the Philippine economy to recover from its dismal performance in the first quarter

PH economy in 2013: Wins and losses

Jan 01, 2014 - 5:43 PM

Here are the biggest stories about the Philippine economy in 2013 what has been achieved and what else needs to be done

External risks, not Yolanda, can threaten PH growth

Nov 29, 2013 - 7:54 PM

The BSP says it is closely watching developments in financially troubled major economies

EXTERNAL THREATS. BSP says developments in advanced economies can threaten PH's growth story.Photo by Ramon Velasquez

Yolanda to cut PH growth – NEDA

Nov 15, 2013 - 5:17 PM

The National Economic and Development Authority sees lower economic growth in 2013 due to massive destruction wrought by Typhoon Yolanda Haiyan

LOWER ECONOMIC GROWTH. NEDA sees lower economic growth for 2013 due to the devastation brought by Typhoon Yolanda.AFP PHOTO/Philippe Lopez

PH 2013 growth may surpass 7% – NEDA

Nov 11, 2013 - 1:21 PM

The socioeconomic planning chief says the country sustained its pace of growth in Q3 and may surpass its its 6 7 full year target

SUSTAINED ECO GROWTH. NEDA chief says the country is poised to sustain its high economic growth in the 3rd quarter. Photo by Malacañang bureau

Philippine economy grows 5.9% in Q2

Aug 30, 2012 - 10:08 AM

The country maintains its strong position as one of the fastest growing economies in Asia

This general view shows the Makati financial district of Manila on January 19, 2010. AFP PHOTO/NOEL CELIS