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Barclays projects 6.5% growth in 2014, 2015 for PH economy

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Barclays projects a 6.5 percent growth for the Philippine economy this and next year.

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Big oil deposits seen in Cebu

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Australian firm Gas2Grid has found a new oil prospect in its service block in onshore Cebu following an oil discovery there earlier this month. 

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Ayalas, Aboitizes to start 15-ha city center in Cebu

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The Ayala and Aboitiz groups have signed a deal to develop a 15-hectare city center in Subangdaku, Mandaue City in Metropolitan Cebu, solidifying their partnership in the property business.

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PH ends 2013 with $5.08-B BOP surplus

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The country posted a surplus in its foreign income position for the ninth consecutive year in 2013 amid the continued growth of remittances from migrant workers and increased revenue from tourism and the business process outsourcing (BPO) sector.

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H&M to open store in PH by Q3; Megamall now PH’s largest mall

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MANILA -- The Swedish fashion retailer H&M is to open in the third quarter of this year its first store in the Philippines at Mega Fashion Hall, a premium wing that has now transformed SM Megamall into the country’s largest shopping mall.

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Fuel efficiency: The big rush

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Once in a while, people need reminding that Manila is a destination, too.

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P15 Billion poured into Ecozones

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Industial peace, loyalty and quality of workers as well as overall cost competitiveness have sealed the deal for some P15 billion worth of foreign and local investments approved in the country’s economic zones in 2013. 

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DA to rehabilitate Philippine soil

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The Department of Agriculture (DA) has partnered with an international non-government research organization to conduct the rehabilitation of soil in the Philippines.

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IT revenues estimated at $15.5 Billion

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The Information Technology Business Processing Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) yesterday said  revenues of the  IT business process management (BPM)  are estimated to have reached $15.5 billion last year, a 16 percent increase from the previous year. 

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PH economy expected to improve in ’14

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Growth in Southeast Asia’s major economies is expected to improve this year as the economies of more advanced nations start to recover, lifting demand for the region’s exports.

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