Philippines posts 7.6% GDP growth in Q3 World

Philippines posts 7.6% GDP growth in Q3

The Philippines’ gross domestic product (GDP) grew at a faster-than-expected pace of 7.6% in the third quarter of 2022, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).
Philippines highlights ASEAN’s centrality World

Philippines highlights ASEAN’s centrality

Philippine Ambassador to Vietnam Meynardo Los Banos Montealegre has highlighted Philippines' priorities, post-pandemic economic and tourism recovery in the region as well as challenges that ASEAN is facing in an interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency on the occasion of the 40th and 41st ASEAN Summits and related summits taking place in Cambodia from November 10-13.
Vietnam-Philippines strategic partnership records sound growth: ministers Politics

Vietnam-Philippines strategic partnership records sound growth: ministers

Vietnamese Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son and his Philippine counterpart Enrique Manalo expressed their delight at the progress made in the countries’ strategic partnership at their meeting in Cambodia on November 9 within the framework of the 40th and 41st ASEAN Summits and related summits.
Philippines remains biggest importer of Vietnamese rice Business

Philippines remains biggest importer of Vietnamese rice

The Philippines is the top importer of Vietnamese rice during January – September this year, accounting for 43.9% of the country’s total export of the grain, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
ASEAN on economic rebound: Eurasia Review World

ASEAN on economic rebound: Eurasia Review

While many parts of the world are faltering on the edge of recession, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the first half of 2022 has been on an economic rebound, according to Eurasia Review.
Over 6 million tonnes of rice exported in 10 months Business

Over 6 million tonnes of rice exported in 10 months

About 6.07 million tonnes of rice worth 2.94 billion USD was exported in the first 10 months of 2022, up 17.2% in volume and 7.4% in value year on year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Philippines passes SIM card registration law ASEAN

Philippines passes SIM card registration law

Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos on October 10 signed a law requiring mobile users to provide personal details when buying a SIM card. This is part of the Government’s effort in combating text messaging fraud.