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Foreign investors remain confident on PH as investment destination   

    The Philippines (PH) under the Duterte Administration continues to enjoy the confidence of foreign direct investors with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), through the Board of Investments (BOI), welcoming the investment intentions of Chinese firms Huili Investment Fund Management Co., Ltd. and Yi Ding Tai International Corporation.   The investments, focusing […].....»»

Category: newsSource: boholnewsdaily boholnewsdailyNov 2nd, 2017

Foreign investors remain confident on PH as investment destination   

    The Philippines (PH) under the Duterte Administration continues to enjoy the confidence of foreign direct investors with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), through the Board of Investments (BOI), welcoming the investment intentions of Chinese firms Huili Investment Fund Management Co., Ltd. and Yi Ding Tai International Corporation.   The investments, focusing […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  boholnewsdailyRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2017

Foreign Investors Remain Bullish in PH Investment Prospects

Foreign investors remain bullish in Philippine investment prospects as foreign direct investment (FDIs) registered with the Philippine Board of Investments (BOI) grew 29 percent from January to May 2018 to P7 billion compared to the P5.38 billion worth of registered projects in the same period last year. The growth in FDIs contributed to the overall […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

PEZA, CEZA at odds over fiscal perks

With ongoing moves to overhaul fiscal perks under the second tax reform package, investment promotion agencies remain at odds over the importance of these incentives in attracting foreign investors......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 4th, 2018

PH notches record foreign investments

Net foreign direct investments (FDI) reached an all-time high of $10.049 billion in 2017, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported on Monday, up by 21.4 percent year-on-year and exceeding the full-year target of $8 billion. “Investors continue to view the country as a favorable investment destination on the back of … sound macroeconomic fundamentals and growth [...] The post PH notches record foreign investments appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsMar 12th, 2018

NEDA says Drilon s FDI figure not complete

MANILA, Philippines — The National Economic and Development Authority on Tuesday moved to assure the public that foreign investors remain confident on the Ph.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 10th, 2017

Debt raters find PHL still attractive

THE PHILIPPINES remains a viable destination for foreign investors as fiscal and economic policies remain intact despite political risks, international credit raters said, noting that an unblemished growth story should sustain optimism......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsNov 30th, 2016

Front Page: Debt raters find PHL still attractive

THE PHILIPPINES remains a viable destination for foreign investors as fiscal and economic policies remain intact despite political risks, international credit raters said, noting that an unblemished growth story should sustain optimism......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsNov 30th, 2016

Suu Kyi beckons investors to Myanmar despite troubles

SINGAPORE--- Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday implored foreign investors to take a punt on her country --- Southeast Asia's "final frontier"--- but warned its resources are not open for exploitation at the cost of its people. Suu Kyi, Myanmar's de facto leader, has toured Asia in recent months beating the drum for her country's economy, which the World Bank forecasts to grow at seven percent next year. A tangle of investment laws, a weakening currency, high inflation, widespread corruption and conflict have chipped away at an economy that was hoped to take off following the start of civilian government in 2016 after decades of junta rule. At the same time Suu Kyi's image...Keep on reading: Suu Kyi beckons investors to Myanmar despite troubles.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 12th, 2018

PLDT inks deal with foreign firms for Voyager

PLDT, Inc. announced on Thursday it has signed an agreement to sell separately $175 million worth of shares in its digital innovations unit Voyager Innovations, Inc. to a group of foreign investors led by investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR) and Chinese tech company Tencent Holdings Ltd. The post PLDT inks deal with foreign firms for Voyager appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsOct 4th, 2018

Investment bankers still bullish on Philippines growth amid challenges

Foreign investors are still bullish about the strong growth prospects of the Philippines amid concerns about rising inflation as well as the weakening peso, officials of London-based investment bank Barclays and SMBC Nikko Securities of Japan said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

Foreign investment pledges surged 70.4% in Q2

Approved commitments from foreign investors jumped 70.4 percent year-on-year to P30.9 billion in the second quarter, bouncing back from the eight-year low investment pledges recorded at the start o.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Foreign investment pledges up 70.4% to P30.9 billion in Q2

Approved commitments from foreign investors jumped 70.4 percent year-on-year to P30.9 billion in the second quarter, bouncing back from the eight-year low investment pledges recorded at the start of the year. The Philippine Statistics Authority's (PSA) latest report on total approved foreign investments releasedThursdayshowed that the second-quarter approvals of five investment promotion agencies (IPAs) climbed from P18.2 billion a year ago. The PSA report included approvals of the following IPAs: the Board of Investments (BOI), the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority, the Clark Development Corp., the Philippine Economic Zone Authority, and the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority. Two ...Keep on reading: Foreign investment pledges up 70.4% to P30.9 billion in Q2.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 6th, 2018

Foreign Bizmen Maintain Investment Appetite in PH: Lopez

Foreign businessmen have maintained their investment appetite in the Philippines, unchanged since the Duterte administration took office two years ago, the country’s top trade official said. In an interview with the Philippine News Agency, Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon Lopez said that nothing has changed in the interest of foreign investors to locate their businesses […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018

Ongpin mulls sale of 20% stake in Alphaland to foreigners

Businessman Roberto V. Ongpin is in talks for the potential sale of around 20 percent of his stake in property development arm Alphaland Corp. to foreign investors.   "Alphaland is presently evaluating a number of foreign investors [principally from Thailand and China] interested in investing in Alphaland. At the moment, however, no investment agreement has been signed," the company said in a press statement on Friday.   Under the Philippine Constitution, foreigners can own up to 40 percent of companies involved in real estate.   Asked how large he was willing to sell to a foreign investor, Ongpin said, "around 20 percent."   Alphaland's fi...Keep on reading: Ongpin mulls sale of 20% stake in Alphaland to foreigners.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 24th, 2018

Threshold for foreign investors to be lowered in China

BEIJING -- China plans to lower the threshold for foreign investors to make strategic investment in listed companies in the nation, which is the latest in a series of measures to further open the m.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2018

DOF: Political chatter no dampener to sound economy

The head of the Duterte administration's economic team insists political 'noise' is not turning off foreign investors as macroeconomic fundamentals remain strong. On Moody's Inv.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2018

Philippines ETF in Focus as Central Bank Raises Rates

The emerging markets continue to struggle on account of Fed rate hikes and continued sell-off by foreign investors. As the Asian markets remain volatile, the Philippines' stocks declined 2 per.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 29th, 2018

21 state investment agencies’ abolition sought

A party-list congressman is seeking the abolition of 21 government agencies involved in the promotion of investments and enticing local and foreign investors......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 27th, 2018

Countries investing in the Philippines (Q1 2018)

By Lourdes O. Pilar, Researcher In the first quarter of 2018, foreign investors committed P14.21 billion for capital investments in the Philippines. Pledges by Japanese investors accounted for more than half of the total foreign investment commitments during that period, with P7.86 billion. //embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js The post Countries investing in the Philippines (Q1 2018) appeared first… link: Countries investing in the Philippines (Q1 2018).....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018

Countries investing in the Philippines (Q1 2018)

By Lourdes O. Pilar, Researcher In the first quarter of 2018, foreign investors committed P14.21 billion for capital investments in the Philippines. Pledges by Japanese investors accounted for more than half of the total foreign investment commitments during that period, with P7.86 billion. The post Countries investing in the Philippines (Q1 2018) appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2018