NEDA: Shift to Federalism to Cost Gov’t PhP253.5B

By Ben O. de Vera, Philippine Daily Inquirer If implemented next year, the shift to a federal form of government will cost up to P253.5 billion and this will be on top of the current cost of running the government, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). Also, in its presentation to the […]
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NEDA Expects Stable Inflation to Continue for the Rest of 2017

Manila—(PHStocks)—The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) projects the moderate inflation rate registered in the first six months of 2017 to continue for the rest of the year. This is following a report released by NEDA-attached agency Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) stating that headline inflation further slowed to 2.8 percent in June 2017 from 3.1 percent in […]
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Imports Growth in April 2016 Shows Strong Business, Consumer Confidence

Manila—(PHStocks)—Philippine imports grew by 29.2 percent from a year ago in April 2016, due to double-digit growth in purchases of capital goods, raw materials and intermediate goods, and consumer goods, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). The Philippine Statistics Authority reported today that Philippine imports grew to US$6.5 billion in April 2016 […]
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Brexit Effect Minimal for PH Economy

Manila—(PHStocks)—The exit of the United Kingdom (UK) from the European Union (EU), also known as Brexit, has minimal direct effect on the Philippine economy due to strong macroeconomic fundamentals, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). “The direct effect of Brexit does not seem substantial, even as we expect that domestic financial markets […]
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Impact Evaluation Improves Gov’t Resource Allocation

The national government will continue to conduct impact evaluation to inform decisions and resource allocation processes, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said. Related Articles:NEDA: Shift to Federalism to Cost Gov’t PhP253.5BExports Down for 3rd Straight Month in FebruaryPhilippines Beats Estimates, Posts 7.8% GDP Growth for 1Q2013PH Gov’t Closer to Achieving Targets of the […]
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Exports Down for 3rd Straight Month in February

The value of Philippine-made goods shipped overseas declined for the third straight month in February on the back of “fragile” global demand coupled with lower commodity prices, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). Read More Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer Related Articles:NEDA: Shift to Federalism to Cost Gov’t PhP253.5BPhilippines Beats Estimates, Posts 7.8% […]
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Philippines Beats Estimates, Posts 7.8% GDP Growth for 1Q2013

Manila—(PHStocks)—Philippine economic growth surpassed market and government expectations in the first quarter of 2013 following robust performance of all major sectors during the period, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). “The country’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate of 7.8% in the first quarter exceeded market forecasts and was also the highest […]
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PH Gov’t Closer to Achieving Targets of the 2011-2016 Development Plan

Manila—(PHStocks)—The government moves closer to achieving its targets in the Philippine Development Plan 2011-2016, despite unexpected external shocks that have threatened economic growth during the first two years of the Aquino administration, according to the newly released Socioeconomic Report (SER) 2010-2012 of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). External events such as the Japan […]
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