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PH secures $300-M loan from WB

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The Philippines has secured a loan worth $300 million or about P13.47 billion from the World Bank for a program to cut red tape, improve infrastructure and increase tax collection.

Posted: November 1st, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Headlines,Latest Business Stories | Read More »

PH ranks 95th in WB survey

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Doing business in the Philippines became more difficult in 2014, partly as a result of Manila’s truck ban, which constricted the country’s main gateway for international trade.

Posted: October 30th, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Headlines | Read More »

PH gov’t downplays drop in Doing Business rank as a ‘hiccup’

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It may have dropped by nine spots, but the country’s “Doing Business 2015″ rank is nothing but a “hiccup” as far as the government is concerned.

Posted: October 29th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

PH business ranking drops; truck ban cited

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The Philippines’ ranking dropped nine spots from 86 in 2014 to 95 in the “Doing Business 2015″ report of the World Bank, released Wednesday.

Posted: October 29th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

China, 20 other nations initiate new Asian bank

China and 20 other Asian nations signed on Friday to a new Beijing-backed international bank for Asia that Washington opposes as an unnecessary rival to established institutions such as the World Bank.

Posted: October 25th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

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