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Duty-Free Sales Plummeting in Japan amid Viral Outbreak

February 22, 2020

Tokyo- Sales of duty-free items at department stores in Japan have been plummeting this month, reflecting a sharp drop in the number of customers from China in the wake of the new coronavirus outbreak that originated in the nation, it

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PSE index, peso vs US dollar end lower

February 21, 2020

The main Philippine share index closed lower on Friday. The peso declined to P50.94 against the US dollar from Thursday’s P50.58. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines (BAP) reached $1.372 billion from $1.235

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PSE index ends higher

February 20, 2020

The main Philippine share index closed higher on Thursday. The peso settled at P50.58 against the US dollar from P50.54 on Wednesday. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $1.235 billion from the

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Approved foreign investments in fourth quarter of 2019 up 17.3%: PSA

February 20, 2020

Total foreign investments  approved in the fourth quarter of 2019 reached P112.1 billion or 17.3 percent higher compared with P95.6 billion in same period in 2018, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said Thursday. This growth in investment pledges came from

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PSE index, peso end higher

February 19, 2020

The main Philippine share index closed higher on Wednesday. The peso finished at P50.54 against the US dollar from P50.645. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $98.3 million from $933.9 million in

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PSE index ends flat, peso declines vs US dollar

February 18, 2020

The main Philippine share index finished flat on Tuesday. The peso ended at P50.645 against the US dollar from P50.57 on Monday. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $933.9 million from $971.5

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PSE index closes slightly higher

February 17, 2020

The main Philippine share index ended lower on Monday. The peso closed at P50.57 against the US dollar from P50.56 on Friday. Volume at the foreign exchange of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $971.50 million from $831,50 million

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Personal and cash remittances set record highs in 2019 at $33.5 billion and $30.1 billion

February 17, 2020

Personal remittances from Overseas Filipinos (OFs) reached a record high of $33.5 billion in 2019, 3.9 percent higher than the $32.2 billion recorded a year ago, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said Monday. For the month of December, personal

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