Thursday, June 27

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Treasurer pleased with T-bill auction

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The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) has awarded all tenor buckets in its latest Treasury bills (T-bills) auction on Monday amounting to a total of P15 billion, with market rates within the the Treasury’s internal estimates. National Treasurer Rosalia V. de Leon told reporters the auction committee decided to fully award the T-bills with a total of P15 […]

PHL dollar reserves slip to $81.2 billion in January

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Efforts by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to put order in the foreign-exchange market helped push the country’s dollar reserves lower in January. Latest data from the BSP showed the country’s gross international reserves (GIR), representing the country’s holdings of foreign currency and gold, fell during the month to only $81.2 billion. The BSP, […]

IRRI eyes public-private sector support for wider DSR adoption

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The International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) is targeting more public-private support to address key challenges in the successful and wider adoption of Direct-Seeded Rice (DSR) systems in South and Southeast Asia. Presented during the recent launch of the Direct-Seeded Rice Consortium (DSRC), IRRI’s main proponent for the initiative, were priority areas for DSR research with […]

More from the experts; SMC’s ‘Aerotropolis’

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HERE is to continue with the experts’ views of the motoring landscape for 2018. As elucidated here a while back, who could possibly do it best—studying the contours of the car world, that is—if not the industry leaders themselves? Let’s fire away, quick! Ginia Domingo, Kia president “2018 will be the most challenging year for […]