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PH April imports up 29% on back of higher purchases of capital goods

PH April imports up 29% on back of higher purchases of capital goods

Jun. 29 | Philippine imports grew 29.2% in April 2016 from a year ago due to double-digit growth in purchases of capital goods, raw materials and intermediate goods, and consumer goods, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). The Philippine...

PH eyes development of sea linkages to boost Mindanao growth

PH eyes development of sea linkages to boost Mindanao growth

Jun. 4 | Socioeconomic Planning Secretary and National Economic Development Authority director general Dr Emmanuel Esguerra The Philippine government is developing and enhancing certain sea routes connecting Mindanao with other Association of Southeast Asian Nations...

PH imports rose 11.7% to $6B in March

PH imports rose 11.7% to $6B in March

Jun. 4 | Continued demand for capital and consumer goods drove imports growth up 11.7% in March 2016, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). The Philippine Statistics Authority reported that imports reached US$6.4 billion in March...

PH beats expectations, posts GDP growth of 6.9% in Q1

PH beats expectations, posts GDP growth of 6.9% in Q1

May. 23 | The Philippines’ gross domestic product (GDP) grew 6.9% in the first quarter of the year, making the country the fastest growing among 11 Asian economies, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). “The 6.9 percent growth...

PH imports up 30.8% in January

PH imports up 30.8% in January

Mar. 23 | Imports of capital goods accounted for 37.7% of total Philippine merchandise imports for January. Photo courtesy of Asian Terminals Inc. Philippine merchandise imports increased 30.8% in January 2016, reversing December 2015’s 25.8% decline, according...

PH exports slip 3% in Dec

PH exports slip 3% in Dec

Feb. 13 | Petroleum exports increased 11.9% after three consecutive months of decline due to recent low oil prices. Philippine merchandise exports declined for the ninth straight month with a 3% drop in December 2015 despite the double-digit increase in petroleum...

PH manufacturing output up in Dec, fueled by vibrant construction sector, low oil costs

PH manufacturing output up in Dec, fueled by vibrant construction sector, low oil costs

Feb. 12 | The Philippine manufacturing sector continued to grow in December 2015, benefiting from construction activity that remains on an upward trend and oil prices that continue to drop, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). In...

PH gov’t asked to implement ASEAN multimodal transport pact

PH gov’t asked to implement ASEAN multimodal transport pact

Nov. 20 | The Philippine logistics industry will not be able to compete with its Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) peers unless the government institutionalizes provisions of the ASEAN Framework Agreement on Multimodal Transport (FAMT), according to...

Facilitating services trade a key APEC agenda

Facilitating services trade a key APEC agenda

Aug. 26 | Trade in services is being given special focus in this year’s regional economic integration efforts, according to National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) deputy director general Emmanuel Esguerra. In his opening remarks during the 56th meeting...

PH factory output deflates but business sentiment still high

PH factory output deflates but business sentiment still high

Jul. 11 | Weak global demand and the prolonged dry spell from the El Niño phenomenon pulled down Philippine manufacturing production in May 2015, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). The country’s manufacturing sector contracted...
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