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JICA, BSP credit risk database offers bright spot for SME financing

December 28, 2020

As lack of finance access continues to challenge Philippine small and medium enterprises (SMEs), an ongoing technical cooperation project for the establishment of Credit Risk Database (CRD) of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas

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Philippines, Japan reaffirm commitment to further expand economic ties

December 28, 2020

The Philippines and Japan have reaffirmed their commitment to further build on their strong economic partnership, which includes plans to expand Japanese investments in the country following favorable developments on a Philippine tax reform measure that aims to significantly lower

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Philippines seeks $325 million loan from ADB to finance COVID-19 vaccines

December 21, 2020

The Philippine government is requesting a $325-million loan from the Asian Development Bank to finance its purchase for the vaccines against the coronavirus disease, an official said on Monday. ADB Country Director for the Philippines Kelly Bird, in a televised

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Peso unchanged at P48.085; PSEi down

December 21, 2020

The Philippine peso hit the day’s low of P48.05 against the US dollar before closing at P48.085 on Monday. It also settled at P48.085 on Friday. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached

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Peso at P48.045:$1, PSEi flat

December 17, 2020

The Philippine peso improved to P48.045 Thursday against the US dollar from P48.066 on Wednesday. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $674.59 million from the previous day’s $499.86 million. The Philippine Stock

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Peso at P48.066:$1, PSEi up 71.97 points

December 16, 2020

The Philippine peso closed at P48.066 against the dollar Wednesday from P48.063 on the previous day. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $499.86 million from $490.65 million on Tuesday. The Philippine Stock

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Peso ends at P48.063: $1, PSEi down 53.62 to 7,229.73

December 15, 2020

The Philippine peso closed at P48.063 against the US dollar from P48.05 on Tuesday. Volume at the Bankers Association of the Philippines foreign exchange portal reached $490.65 million from Monday’s $358.8 million. The Philippine Stock Exchange index lost 53.62 points

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Peso at P48.07:$1, PSEi ends higher

December 14, 2020

The Philippine peso closed at P48.07 against the US dollar on Monday from P48.065. Volume at the foreign exchange portal of the Bankers Association of the Philippines reached $540.85 million from $498.1 million on Friday. The Philippine Stock Exchange index

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