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S&P upgrades Philippine credit rating to BBB+

Apr 30, 2019 - 6:45 PM

(UPDATED) S&P upgrades the credit rating of the Philippines to BBB+ with a positive outlook on the back of the country's strong economic growth

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Sep 23, 2016 - 6:44 PM

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Philippines' crime war a risk for economy – ratings agency

Sep 21, 2016 - 5:53 PM

UPDATED S P maintains its stable outlook for the Philippines but highlights a range of weaknesses under the Duterte administration

RODRIGO DUTERTE. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte looks at a folder containing the list of government officials involved in drugs as he delivers a speech before members of the Scout Rangers regiment at a military training camp in San Miguel town, Bulacan province, north of Manila on September 15, 2016. Photo by Ted Aljibe/ AFP

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Mar 08, 2016 - 12:02 PM

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Aquino: PH will be 'first-world' within generation if reforms continue

Jul 27, 2015 - 10:00 PM

This is just the beginning you haven’t seen anything yet President Aquino says as he details in his last State of the Nation Address the economic gains under his watch

President Benigno Aquino III delivers his last SONA in the joint session during the 16th congress at the House of Representatives in Quezon City on Monday, July 27, 2015. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

S&P cut Russia credit rating on US orders – Moscow

Jan 27, 2015 - 7:56 PM

Deputy Foreigm Minister Nebenzya: Russia faces coordinated actions to undermine its economy

S&P raises PH credit rating anew

May 08, 2014 - 7:30 PM

The upgrade follows the agency s May 2013 decision to give the Philippines investment grade status

Qantas struggles as Moody's downgrades airline to 'junk'

Jan 09, 2014 - 9:54 AM

UPDATED Qantas is now rated Ba2 by Moody s and BB by Standard and Poor s meaning it is considered a junk product by professional investors

Photo courtesy of Qantas.

Standard and Poor's downgrades EU from 'AAA' to 'AA+'

Dec 20, 2013 - 4:42 PM

The Standard and Poor s ratings agency downgraded the European Union s long term credit rating from AAA to AA

EU DOWNGRADE. Standard and Poor's downgrades the European Union from AAA to AA+

S&P: PH leads ASEAN growth

Aug 07, 2013 - 2:50 PM

The credit rating agency says the Philippines has overtaken Indonesia as ASEAN s economic leader

Russia hires J.P. Morgan to avoid ratings downgrade

May 24, 2013 - 9:26 PM

Russia hires US investment bank J P Morgan as its consultant to prevent any downgrade of the country s credit rating from the 3 major ratings agencies

NO DOWNGRADE. Russia hires US investment bank J.P. Morgan as its consultant to prevent any downgrade of the country's credit rating from the 3 major ratings agencies. Photo by AFP

Philippines vs Indonesia: Which is 'better'?

May 07, 2013 - 6:14 AM

Asia s two rising economic stars go head to head

Which is winning the battle between the two rising economic stars?

More FDIs 6 months after credit upgrades

May 03, 2013 - 5:22 PM

Trade Secretary Gregory Domingo says the investment grade rating from Fitch will translate into job generating investments later this 2013 while S P s will be in 2014

BULLISH. Trade Secretary Domingo expects more job-generating investment inflows in the coming months as the country reaps the rewards of the credit rating upgrade from debt watchers Fitch and S&P. Photo by Aya Lowe

S&P upgrade proves good governance - Palace

Jul 07, 2012 - 8:32 PM

Credit ratings agencies see President Benigno Aquino III as untainted by corruption says a Palace spokesperson

India rupee woes highlight economic drift

May 28, 2012 - 7:32 PM

The rupee which hit an unprecedented string of all time lows last week is set for more falls unless policymakers move quickly to put Asia s third largest economy back on track analysts say