second quarter - updates

Rappler's latest stories on second quarter


Adult joblessness rises to 23.2% – SWS

Sep 10, 2015 - 5:07 PM

Adult joblessness has been above 20 since November 2010 except for March 2015 when it fell to 19 1 the Social Weather Stations says

JOBLESSNESS. The latest joblessness finding is 4.1 points above the 19.1% (estimated 9 million adults) in March 2015, and 2.2 points below the 25.4% four-quarter average of 2014. File photo by EPA/RITCHIE B. TONGO

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

AirAsia: PH unit to be profitable in Q4; IPO in 2018

May 29, 2015 - 5:35 PM

AirAsia s Philippine unit is seen to go public in 2018 as it continues to remain cash positive this quarter Group CEO Tony Fernandes says

RENEWED OPTIMISM. "Philippines is already showing good growth numbers and we are targeting for the associate to be profitable in the fourth quarter of the year," CEO Tony Fernandes says. File photo by Agence France-Presse

AirAsia PH to be profitable in Q2 2015, think tank says

May 07, 2015 - 10:00 PM

After incurring losses in its first 3 years the Philippine unit of AirAsia Berhad will likely be profitable this quarter the Center for Asia Pacific Aviation says

PH grows 7.5% in second quarter

Aug 29, 2013 - 10:06 PM

The Philippines remains the best performing country in Southeast Asia matching only China s 7 5 GDP in the second quarter How will this trickle down?

GDP growth to accelerate to 7% in Q2, forecasts UA&P

Jun 21, 2012 - 7:41 AM

UA P economists have such a positive outlook for 2012 they jokingly nicknamed themselves the profits of boom

Inflation, higher fares, jobs dampen consumer confidence in Q2

Jun 16, 2012 - 7:25 AM

Consumers are down and out amid higher power rates increases in transportation fares and anticipated tuition hikes

Gov't to borrow less in April-June

Mar 30, 2012 - 8:26 PM

The treasury reduces its borrowing plans as government officials cite the strong cash position of the domestic market