Friday, 29 May 2020


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  • Philippine Peso Under Pressure as Country Posts Record Trade Deficit

    16:00 | 10/1/18
    The Philippines posted a record trade deficit in November as imports from machines to steel and iron climbed while exports faltered, adding pressure on the currency. more»
  • Peso seen weakening

    09:15 | 10/1/18
    The peso may weaken to about 51.50 to a dollar by the end of this year as weak external payments may resurface and the hike in local interest rates may lag the US Federal Reserve's pace, a top economist from Dutch banking giant ING said. more»
  • Tax reform keeps PHL peso buoyant

    23:07 | 21/12/17
    GMA News
    The Philippine peso continued to track a winning streak for the third straight session on Thursday as optimism over the passage into law of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion bill continued to boost the local currency. more»
  • Peso gains vs. US dollar; PSEi ends 4-day rally

    00:03 | 4/11/17
    Northbound Philippines News Online
    MANILA - - The Philippine peso finished the week 21 centavos higher against the US dollar while the Philippine Stock Exchange index ended its four-day rally. more»
  • Peso plunges to new low at 51.77:$1

    05:30 | 26/10/17
    Philippine Star
    MANILA, Philippines - The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) will pursue tactical intervention in the foreign exchange market as the peso slumped to its weakest level in more than 11 years, BSP Governor Nestor Espenilla Jr. said yesterday. “All of the ... more»
  • Asia's worst-performing currency may get even weaker, but its central banker ...

    15:45 | 15/8/17
    The Philippines' peso has tumbled to a fresh 11-year low, but the country's policymakers said that heralded good tidings. more»
  • US-NoKor threats weaken peso, PSEi

    21:22 | 11/8/17
    Philippine Canadian Inquirer
    MANILA, Aug. 10 - Geo-political concerns on recent carping exchanges between US and North Korea weakened the Philippine peso anew Friday and resulted in another contraction for the main stocks index. The peso touched the 51-level to a dollar in the ... more»
  • Philippine Peso Falls to Fresh 11-Year Low

    16:30 | 11/8/17
    Philippine central bank Governor Nestor Espenilla said the peso will trade within "manageable levels" with a flexible exchange rate policy. more»
  • Peso weakens anew

    04:18 | 23/6/17
    Philippine Star
    MANILA, Philippines - The peso extended its losing streak to nine days shedding another 5.5 centavos to the dollar amid the hawkish stance of the US Federal Reserve. more»
  • Peso bounces back strongly

    04:18 | 17/4/17
    Philippine Star
    In addition to the improved sentiment on Philippine stocks, the peso is also benefitting from the “sell on news” effect on the US dollar. more»
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