Yearender 2013

YEARENDER: Banks gear up for Basel 3, Asean integration

Published by rudy Date posted on December 30, 2013

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine financial system had remained resilient from all external shocks in 2013, thanks to the country’s strong economic fundamentals.

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YEARENDER: Optimism in tourism: It’s still more fun in the Philippines

Published by rudy Date posted on December 29, 2013

MANILA, Philippines – A new trend has been set in the country’s tourism industry this year, despite a number of natural calamities that caused tourism authorities to doubt if they could meet the five million foreign tourists arrival target for 2013.

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PH economy in 2013: Wins and losses

Published by rudy Date posted on December 29, 2013

MANILA, Philippines – The past year was generally a good one for the Philippine economy. Growth continued to be among the fastest in the region. And the country won investment grade status for the first time – a vote of confidence in a nation once dubbed as the sick man of Asia.

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YEARENDER: No shortage of energy woes in 2013

Published by rudy Date posted on December 28, 2013

The year 2013 had been a busy year for the energy sector as it had to deal with the perennial problem of tight energy supply. Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla, indeed, had quite a hectic year with the Mindanao power crisis, the spiraling oil prices, the tight supply in liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), the power…

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