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PH ranked 5th biggest in Asean as of end-2013

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The Philippines emerged as the fifth biggest economy among the 10-member states of the Association of Southeast Nations in 2013, based on the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) at current prices which stood at $269 billion, data from the Asean showed.

Posted: August 30th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Business Stories | Read More »

PH falls 4 notches in world competitive ranking

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Photo taken on April 26,2014, shows an unpaved portion of the Catanduanes circumferential road. In terms of infrastructure, many Philippine roads remain unpaved, transportation is deemed inefficient while the primary airport is operating beyond capacity, according to the 2014 World Competitiveness Yearbook.  PHOTO BY RICK ALBERTO

The Philippines suffered a setback in the competitiveness rankings, dropping four notches to rank 42nd in the 2014 World Competitiveness Yearbook (WCY), despite the overall optimism in the country’s strong economic growth and perceived improvements in the business environment and governance.

Posted: May 22nd, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Boracay among Top 20 destinations for Chinese tourists

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Boracay Island is among the 20 most popular destinations for Chinese travelers, the world’s largest tourism spender, based on data from travel site TripAdvisor.

Posted: September 24th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

SM is 3rd best retail brand in Asean

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Tycoon Henry Sy’s SM Department Stores and Hypermarkets have been ranked the third-best retail brand in Southeast Asia, according to Interbrand, the world’s largest brand consultancy firm.

Posted: August 8th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

Fewer Filipinas in boardrooms noted

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The number of  Filipina executives according to the 2013 Grant Thornton International Business Report has become fewer although they continue to enjoy a larger share of senior posts compared with women elsewhere in the world.

There are now fewer women lording over the boardrooms in the country than there were last year, according to a research paper from the Grant Thornton International Business Report (IBR).

Posted: March 8th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

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