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Peso seen to further weaken: analyst

The Philippine peso may weaken further following the expected global correction of the US dollar, an analyst said Friday.  Tomasz Wisniewski, chief analyst of Alpari Research and Analysis, said he is keeping his earlier forecast that the peso could slide ...

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NOT SEEN ON TV: Vice sings 'Sana Maulit Muli' with Gary V

MANILA – Comedian Vice Ganda on Wednesday whiled away the time before the start of the noontimeshow “It’s Showtime” by treating the madlang pipol with an impromptu performance of the OPM classic “Sana Maulit Muli.” In a video posted on ...

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Palace: Boracay drainage improvement seen completed by 2020

MANILA – The second phase of the Boracay Drainage Improvement Project, which is expected to resolve flooding problems in the tourism hotspot, is set to begin this month, Malacañang said. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said that the Tourism Infrastructure and ...

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Inflation seen accelerating in ’18 due to TRAIN

Economists expect inflation to have risen by 3.3 percent in December, the same rate as that in November, and to go on an upward trend this year in view of the new or higher taxes slapped on a number of ...

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'Agaton' seen to make 6th landfall on Tuesday night

MANILA – Tropical depression Agaton was expected to intensify into a storm as it moves away from the country, state weather bureau PAGASA said Tuesday. In its 5 p.m. update, PAGASA said Agaton was expected to make its 6th landfall ...

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LPA seen to strengthen as 'Urduja' moves away

This satellite image from PAGASA shows the location of tropical depression Urduja and a low pressure area. MANILA – A brewing storm off Mindanao is gathering strength just days before Christmas, as tropical depression Urduja (international name: Kai-tak) moved away ...

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Rice output seen at record 19.4 million tons in 2017

MANILA – Unmilled rice production in the Philippines, one of the world’s biggest buyers of the grain, is expected to rise 10.1 percent to a record 19.409 million tons this year, the government’s statistics agency said on Tuesday. In the ...

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Private investment outlook in PH seen less promising

Even with the Duterte administration’s plans to ramp up public investments, especially in infrastructure, political uncertainty is seen dampening private investment and dragging growth, according to London-based economic research firm Capital Economics. In a report titled “Investment could be a ...

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Healthcare demand seen to drive BPO growth

[embedded content] MANILA – Healthcare is expected to help drive growth in the outsourcing industry, as an ageing US population boosts demand, an industry group said Monday. There are 120,000 full time employees in the sector, involved in coding, claims ...

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NOT SEEN ON TV: Teddy Corpuz, wife celebrate surprise second wedding

Very few people expected rock star Teddy Corpuz to marry his wife for a second time for his “Magpasikat” performance with co-hosts Vice Ganda and Jugs Jugueta on “It’s Showtime” this Tuesday.  So it shouldn’t come as a surprise that ...

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