September 19, 2018
Bangko Sentral (BSP) Gov. Nestor A. Espenilla Jr. discounted any off-cycle actions ahead of the Monetary Board's (MB) meeting on September 27 despite the impact of inflation which may have been exacerbated by the wrath of Typhoon Ompong (Mangkhut).
September 18, 2018
Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III is optimistic the country's high inflation rate today will not affect the national budget and does not need an off-cycle measure from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP).
September 16, 2018
NEW YORK (AFP) - Ten years after the fall of Lehman Brothers helped spark the global financial crisis, the United States is in the midst of an exceptionally long cycle of economic growth.
September 15, 2018

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III has questioned the absence of American investors in the Duterte administration’s flagship infrastructure project to develop the Clark Freeport Zone, a former

September 14, 2018

Top officers of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) are taking the 6.4 percent August inflation rate in stride, even as they called on economic managers to apply the necessary re

September 12, 2018
An official of the Department of Finance (DoF) allayed fears surrounding the country's elevated inflation rate, citing recently approved measures aimed at addressing supply constraints.
September 10, 2018

Several economists are projecting another hike in the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ (BSP) key rates this September after inflation surged to nine-year high in August 2018 to 6.4 percent.

September 09, 2018

Increasing tobacco tax will fund the universal health care program (UHC) and lower the number of smokers in the country, Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said on Wednesday.

September 01, 2018
Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III welcomes a proposal by the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) to use local currency financing to help fund the Duterte administration’s infrastructure program, noting that this will reduce foreign currency risks.
August 29, 2018

The depreciation of the Philippine peso will not delay the roll-out of government's infrastructure program, Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar said Tuesday.