Philippine economy grows 6.4% in 1Q 2017
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) posted a 6.4 percent growth in the first quarter of 2017. Manufacturing, Trade,
Philippine economy grows 6.6% in 4Q, 6.8% in 2016
China trip bags $24-B deals
BEIJING—The pot sweetened for the Philippines on Friday as President Duterte wrapped up a state visit to China
Palawan security tightened amid US travel alert
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—Security around the Puerto Princesa Underground River (PPUR) National Park
Tourist arrivals sets new record, reaches nearly 6M in 2016
For the month in review, visitors registered an Average Daily Expenditure (ADE) of Php 3,903.05.
Tourist arrivals reach 4M in 8 months for first time
Visitor Receipts. Receipts for the month of August 2016 amounted to Php 15.69 billion.
Young Filipina archer wins gold in US collegiate championships
Columbia University sophomore Bianca Gotuaco is the national champion for the individual recurve event, leading a Columbia sweep.
PNOY cites Chinese-Filipinos’ contributions to economic growth
Joining the celebration of the Lunar New Year, President Aquino thanked the Chinese-Filipino community for its vital contributions to the country’s resilient economic growth.
Wesley So wins Bilbao Masters
So's victory means he returns as world number 10, according to computations at Live Chess Ratings