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Finance chief Dominguez: PH-US ties ‘can only grow stronger’

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Acknowledging that the United States had been instrumental in economic and public governance reforms undertaken in the Philippines of late, the head of the Duterte administration’s economic team expressed optimism that such reforms would entice more American investors to do business here.

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World Bank praises PH for support of migrant workers

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While intra-Asean migration significantly rose during the past decade, more Filipinos were able to find greener pastures outside the region, thanks to government policies that reduced costs for migrant workers, the World Bank said Monday, Oct. 9.

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US mobile carriers Sprint, T-Mobile to merge - report

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TOKYO -- Japan’s SoftBank has reached a broad accord to merge its US subsidiary Sprint with T-Mobile to create a rival to America’s top two wireless carriers, a newspaper said Saturday, Oct. 14.

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Land Bank acquires Postal Bank, converts it to Overseas Filipino Bank

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Malacanan on Monday, October 9, released Executive Order (EO) No. 44, approving Land Bank of the Philippines' (LBP) acquisition of Philippine Postal Savings Bank (PPSB). 

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Tourist site near an open mining pit

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Just a hundred meters from the shoreline of Hinatuan beach in Surigao del Sur lies a future tourist attraction being built by an unexpected group  - a coastal resource management team working for Nickel Asia Corp. (NAC), the largest nickel producer in the country.

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Economic Policy Thrusts and Reform Agenda to headline US visit of PH economic managers

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WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The policy thrusts and progress in the reform agenda of the Philippine Government will be the central theme of the forthcoming visit of Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez and the Philippine Economic Team to the United States on 11-15 October 2017.

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R-II Builders’ right to collect P4.5B over Smokey upheld by SC

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The Supreme Court has upheld the right of a construction company owned by real estate mogul Reghis Romero II to collect P4.5 billion from the government as settlement for its controversial housing project on the Smokey Mountain dump in Tondo, Manila.

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Finance chief: Duterte foreign trips to bring in $59.3-B economic gains

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Even as foreign direct investment (FDI) lagged so far this year, economic managers were optimistic of the gains from President Rodrigo Duterte’s overseas visits, which they said will bring in $59.3 billion in economic benefits.

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European businesses to stay in PH - ECCP president

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European businesses are here to stay in the Philippines despite the curse-laden remarks of President Rodrigo Duterte and his warning against the European Union (EU) parliaments for criticizing his drug war.

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President Duterte to spearhead agri growth; cites Mindanao as “Greatest Promise” for food security

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President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Thursday, October 5, assured Filipino farmers and fisherfolk that his administration would accelerate its efforts to empower the country's agriculture sector.

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