Q2 2017 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Q2 2017


Philippine GDP growth in Q2 2017 raised to 6.7%

Nov 15, 2017 - 8:55 PM

The top 3 contributors to the upward revision are financial intermediation; construction; and real estate, renting, and business activities

Uber earnings grow in Q2 2017 despite bumpy road

Aug 24, 2017 - 4:19 PM

Uber s adjusted net revenue more than doubles to 1 75 billion year over year in spite of the controversies

UBER UP. Despite being one of the most controversial tech companies in 2017, the ride-sharing leader posts strong earnings for the second quarter. Photo by Lionel Bonaventure/AFP

Credit Suisse upgrades Philippine GDP 2017 outlook on Q2 results

Aug 21, 2017 - 6:10 PM

The global financial services giant now expects the Philippines gross domestic product to grow faster at 6 1 instead of 6 this year

STRONGER. The upgrade is a result of a better-than-expected 2nd quarter 2017 results. Rappler file photo

Gov't spending, agriculture lift Philippine GDP in Q2 2017

Aug 17, 2017 - 8:50 PM

Spending on infrastructure is a bright spot for the economy in the 2nd quarter of 2017 but in a role reversal it s now the private sector and not the government that is lagging

Malacañan Photo

Philippine GDP grows faster by 6.5% in Q2 2017

Aug 17, 2017 - 10:10 AM

3rd UPDATE The 6 5 growth in GDP places the Philippines ahead of ASEAN nations that have released their 2nd quarter figures but it is still behind China

Mall operations continue to drive SM Prime's net income

Aug 07, 2017 - 5:45 PM

The additional 1 1 million square meters of retail space from new malls as well as expansions between 2015 and 2017 drive growth in SM Prime s mall rentals

Amazon sales surge to $38-B, but spending bites into profit

Jul 28, 2017 - 8:04 AM

Net sales increase by 25 compared to the same period last year but profits drop 77 to 197 million

TEMPORARY CHAMP. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos briefly became the world's richest person on July 27, 2017, as a jump in the share price of the US tech giant enabled him to overtake Microsoft founder Bill Gates, Forbes magazine estimated. The shares weakened by the end of the day, relegating Bezos back to 2nd place. Photo by David Ryder/AFP