BSP can still afford to keep rates amid glowing economy-think tank (Philippines Daily Inquirer)

THE BANGKO Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is expected to keep policy rates steady on Thursday amid better economic fundamentals and steady inflation figures, Moody’s Analytics said. In a note on Wednesday, the think tank said the central bank could afford to resist the temptation to cut rates, given the country’s growth prospects. Moody’s Analytics also said…