Economy challenges

14 Jul 2024 – GDP increase vs reducing inequality

Published by rudy Date posted on July 14, 2024

https://www.philstar.com/opinion/2024/07/14/2370019/gdp-increase-vs-reducing-inequality

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19 Jun 2024 – The Philippine Economy Is the Least Competitive in Southeast Asia, Report Says Across the Asia-Pacific region, the country ranks second to the lowest.

Published by rudy Date posted on June 21, 2024
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World Bank study shows PH economy hampered by lack of competition

Published by rudy Date posted on March 5, 2019

by ABS-CBN News, Mar 5, 2019 https://news.abs-cbn.com/video/business/03/05/19/world-bank-study-shows-ph-economy-hampered-by-lack-of-competition A new study by the World Bank showed lack of competition in the Philippine market continues to hamper the country’s economic growth. But the Philippine antitrust body insists, reforms are already underway to address the issue of monopolies in key markets. – Business Nightly, ANC, March 4, 2019

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The top 10 risks to the global economy, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit

Published by rudy Date posted on March 5, 2019

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Reforms in key sectors may boost PH economy by P26.8B yearly

Published by rudy Date posted on March 4, 2019

By: Roy Stephen C. Canivel , Philippine Daily Inquirer, Mar 04, 2019 Pro-competition reforms in critical services sectors could annually add at least P26.8 billion to the Philippine economy, the World Bank said in a report released on Monday.

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These are the 8 major forces shaping the future of the global economy

Published by rudy Date posted on October 11, 2018

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Trade tensions are just one of the three biggest challenges for the global economy, IMF says

Published by rudy Date posted on April 20, 2018

The global economy faces three big challenges, said Tao Zhang, a deputy managing director for the International Monetary Fund.

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Policies of central banks putting global economy at risk—OECD

Published by rudy Date posted on February 9, 2016

Central banks’ ultra-loose monetary policy is putting the world economy at risk, said William White, a senior adviser to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).

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These 3 factors are sinking the world economy

Published by rudy Date posted on February 4, 2016

This article is published in collaboration with Project Syndicate. January is usually expected to be a good month for stock markets, with new money gushing into investment funds, while tax-related selling abates at the end of the year. Although the data on investment returns in the United States actually show that January profits have historically…

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Memo on the economy for the next Philippine president

Published by rudy Date posted on February 3, 2016

Almost all Filipinos want their president to succeed. Only politics makes it difficult to see through this basic fact. Significant success of the president momentously moves the nation forward.

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Kinks in the economy

Published by rudy Date posted on April 15, 2013

After the euphoria-inducing investment-grade rating given to the Philippines during the Lenten break, a string of not-so-good news has hit the economic front. Foreign direct investments—or money that goes into productive undertakings like tourism, agriculture, or industrial projects—registered a net inflow of $576 million in January, down by nearly half from $1.05 billion posted in…

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Corruption keeps PHL economy from growing, business leaders say

Published by rudy Date posted on September 14, 2011

Widespread corruption, not only in government but also in the business sector, is a stumbling block that keeps the economy from growing, business leaders and analysts said at the 1st Integrity Summit Wednesday.

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Economy facing new risks

Published by rudy Date posted on October 21, 2010

Prices of commodities including petroleum are beginning to spike upward again, which could derail global economic recovery and affect growth in the Philippines, according to economists.

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