Romualdez cites ‘twin engines’ of growth | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, July 04). Romualdez cites ‘twin engines’ of growth. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 04, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298887/romualdez-cites-twin-engines-of-growth.html Romualdez cites ‘twin engines’ of growth posted July 04, 2019 at 01:25 am by Maricel Cruz Leyte Rep. Martin Romualdez on Wednesday cited the successful anti-crime efforts and ambitious infrastructure program of President Rodrigo Duterte as the key … Continue reading

Budget submission to wait on House leadership struggle | BusinessWorld

Reference: Ignacio, R. J. (2019, July 02). Budget submission to wait on House leadership struggle. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 03, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/budget-submission-to-wait-on-house-leadership-struggle/ Budget submission to wait on House leadership struggle July 2, 2019 | 10:17 pm THE Department of Budget and Management (DBM) said it will wait for the House of Representatives to select a new … Continue reading

‘Romualdez can boost Duterte’s economic plans’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2019, May 29). ‘Romualdez can boost Duterte’s economic plans’. Manila Standard. Retrieved May 29, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/295872/-romualdez-can-boost-duterte-s-economic-plans-.html ‘Romualdez can boost Duterte’s economic plans’ posted May 29, 2019 at 01:30 am by Maricel Cruz A pro-administration lawmaker on Tuesday welcomed the entry of Leyte Representative-elect Martin Romualdez in the Speakership race for the … Continue reading

Outperforming ASEAN excludes PH | Daily Tribune

Reference: CMB. (2018, September, 14). Outperforming ASEAN excludes PH. Tribune.net.ph. Retrieved September 20, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/09/14/outperforming-asean-excludes-ph/. Outperforming ASEAN excludes PH By CMB – September 14, 2018 12:04 AM108 Developing economies like the Philippines have been posting per capita GDP (Gross Domestic Product) growth averaging as high as 5 percent each year for the past 50 … Continue reading

Bicol inflation: Peñafrancia devotees feel price squeeze | Inquirer News

Reference: Florida, S. (2018, September 11). Bicol inflation: Peñafrancia devotees feel price squeeze. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 11, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1030514/bicol-inflation-penafrancia-devotees-feel-price-squeeze#ixzz5QlmZDknS. Bicol inflation: Peñafrancia devotees feel price squeeze By: Stephanie M. Florida – Reporter / @stephfloridaINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:22 AM September 11, 2018 NAGA CITY—Forget the mouth-watering “caldereta” (beef stew), “pata tim” (stewed pig knuckles) and “menudo” (pork … Continue reading

Train 2 should be scrapped — Recto | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Antiporda, J. (2018, September 10). Train 2 should be scrapped — Recto. Manilatimes.net. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.manilatimes.net/train-2-should-be-scrapped-recto/439975/. Train 2 should be scrapped — Recto BY JEFFERSON ANTIPORDA, TMT ON SEPTEMBER 10, 2018 SENATE President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto on Sunday said the government should put on hold the second part of the tax … Continue reading

US embassy mum on Duterte inflation remark | Philstar.com

Reference: Villanueva, R., Lee-Brago, P. , and Crisostomo, S. (2018, September 09). US embassy mum on Duterte inflation remark. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 09, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/09/1849880/us-embassy-mum-duterte-inflation-remark. US embassy mum on Duterte inflation remark Rhodina Villanueva, Pia Lee-Brago, Sheila Crisostomo (The Philippine Star) – September 9, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The US embassy in Manila was mum … Continue reading

Fact check: Is Trump to blame for spiraling Philippine inflation? | Philstar.com

Reference: Cigaral, I. N. (2018, September 8). Fact check: Is Trump to blame for spiraling Philippine inflation?. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/08/1849807/fact-check-trump-blame-spiraling-philippine-inflation#aqG5p248JKtZ6Abl.99 Fact check: Is Trump to blame for spiraling Philippine inflation? (philstar.com) – September 8, 2018 – 7:49pm MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte on Saturday insisted that US President Donald Trump’s … Continue reading

‘Inflation self-inflicted, not caused by Trump’ | Philstar.com

Reference: Romero, P. (2018, September 10). ‘Inflation self-inflicted, not caused by Trump’. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/10/1850144/inflation-self-inflicted-not-caused-trump. ‘Inflation self-inflicted, not caused by Trump’ Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) – September 10, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — US President Donald Trump and other global factors should not be blamed for the Philippines’ accelerating inflation, … Continue reading

Duterte told: TRAIN, not Trump, to blame for high inflation | Inquirer News

Reference: Avendaño, C. and Aning, J. (2018, September 9). Duterte told: TRAIN, not Trump, to blame for high inflation. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 10, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1029929/duterte-told-train-not-trump-to-blame-for-high-inflation. Duterte told: TRAIN, not Trump, to blame for high inflation By: Christine O. Avendaño, Jerome Aning – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:17 AM September 09, 2018  A lawmaker said President Duterte should … Continue reading

Minimize government regulations | Manila Standard

Reference: Jurado, E. (2018, August 26). Minimize government regulations. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/opinion/columns/from-where-i-stand-by-eric-jurado/273929/minimize-government-regulations.html Minimize government regulations posted August 26, 2018 at 12:30 am by Eric Jurado House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo recently stressed the need to prioritize the ease of doing business, saying this is a crucial factor to investors. She is correct.

Villanueva urges economic managers to address inflation surge | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, A. (2018, August 01). Villanueva urges economic managers to address inflation surge. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 02, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1016792/villanueva-urges-economic-managers-to-address-inflation-surge Villanueva urges economic managers to address inflation surge By: Anthony Q. Esguerra – Reporter / @AEsguerraINQ INQUIRER.net / 07:43 PM August 01, 2018 The country’s economic managers should man up and start addressing the … Continue reading

More Filipinos see better life, economy in 2018 – SWS | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Sources: Flores, H. (2017, December 14). More Filipinos see better life, economy in 2018 – SWS. The Philippine Star. Retrieved December 14, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/12/14/1768262/more-filipinos-see-better-life-economy-2018-sws More Filipinos see better life, economy in 2018 – SWS By Helen Flores (The Philippine Star) | Updated December 14, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — More Filipinos are optimistic … Continue reading

Palace confident peso will recover | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Romero, A. (2017, August 15). Palace confident peso will recover. The Philippine Star. Retrieved August 15, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/08/15/1729347/palace-confident-peso-will-recover Palace confident peso will recover By Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated August 15, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – Malacañang shares the optimism of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on the peso, … Continue reading

The future of Philippine-US relations | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Santos, G. H. A. (2017, July 30). The future of Philippine-US relations. The Manila Times. Retrieved July 31, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/the-future-of-philippine-us-relations/341518/ The future of Philippine-US relations | The Manila Times Online BY GIL H. A SANTOS ON JULY 30, 2017 AMERICA, undeniably, is the most popular nation with Filipinos than any sovereign state we … Continue reading

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