Stocks up anew ahead of BSP meeting; peso ends sideways

The local stock barometer sustained its rally on Wednesday while the peso closed sideways against the US dollar ahead of the policy meeting of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ (BSP) Monetary Board (MB) on Thursday. The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) jumped further by 2.02 percent, or 132.94 points, to 6,727.60 points. All Shares followed with […]

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AmCham to continue working with gov’t for economic growth

Following the national and local elections last Monday, the American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (AmCham) has expressed its willingness to continue its support to the government to sustain the country’s economic growth. “As a foreign business chamber, we will strive to continue working closely with government officials in all levels in the country […]

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Potato yield ‘doubles’ with R&D material, Baguio farmer says

A farmer in Benguet said Friday that using the improved potato planting material produced under a research and development (R&D) project funded by the government has doubled his yield and income. On the sidelines of the Science for Change Program (S4CP) summit for North Luzon, Nelio Compelio of the Immaculate Conception Community Cooperative in Amgaleygey, […]

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