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T-bill rates increase

The Bureau of the Treasury made a full award of the 91-day Treasury bills it auctioned off yesterday, but made a partial award of the 182- and 364-day securities as the market continued to ask for higher rates amid uncertainties on the local and international fronts......»»

Category: financeSource: philstar philstarApr 16th, 2018

T-bill rates increase

The Bureau of the Treasury made a full award of the 91-day Treasury bills it auctioned off yesterday, but made a partial award of the 182- and 364-day securities as the market continued to ask for higher rates amid uncertainties on the local and international fronts......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 16th, 2018

Meralco to apply P1.08/kWh rate hike in 2 parts

MANILA Electric Co. (Meralco) announced on Friday it would implement in two parts the imminent P1.08 per kilowatt hour (kWh) increase in electricity rates. Meralco said it would apply the P0.75 per kWh increase in the February bill and the remaining P0.33 per kWh in the March bill, bringing the February rate to P9.47 per kWh from [...] The post Meralco to apply P1.08/kWh rate hike in 2 parts appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2018

Meralco rate rising by 10 centavos this month

A WEAKER PESO has caused the power generation charge to increase, distribution utility Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) said on Wednesday as it announced a 10.11-centavo per kilowatt-hour (kWh) increase in electricity rates to P8.36 in this month's bill......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 7th, 2016

T-bill yields mixed as 91-day tenor swamped

The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) yesterday made a full award of the 91-day Treasury bills (T-bills), but partially made awards of the 182-day and 364-day securities amid higher rates asked by investors......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018

June ‘hot money’ outflows accelerate as bears dominate stocks

Foreign capital lodged in short-term investments flowed out of the Philippines for a second consecutive month in June---a phenomenon attributed by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas to rising returns overseas and investors' worries about high domestic inflation and the weakening currency. In a statement, the central bank said $516 million worth of registered foreign portfolio investments left the country last month, reversing the $73 million in net inflows reported during the same period last year. The June net outflows were also more than double the amount recorded in May of $206 million. "This may be attributed to the US Federal Reserve's decision to increase interest rates and i...Keep on reading: June ‘hot money’ outflows accelerate as bears dominate stocks.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 12th, 2018

Benchmark 91-day T-bills slightly drop

The Bureau of the Treasury yesterday made a full award of the 91-day and 182-day Treasury bills, but decided to partially decline bids for the 364-day securities to temper the increase in interest rates......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 10th, 2018

Power rate hike awaits Meralco customers in July

CUSTOMERS of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) will see an increase in electricity rates this month as the country’s largest power distributor announced a P0.3136 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) rate hike for the July billing cycle. In June, Meralco cut its rates by P0.1252 per kWh. In a statement on Friday, Meralco said it was adjusting the power… link: Power rate hike awaits Meralco customers in July.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

Power rate hike awaits Meralco customers in July

CUSTOMERS of Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) will see an increase in electricity rates this month as the country’s largest power distributor announced a P0.3136 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) rate hike for the July billing cycle. In June, Meralco cut its rates by P0.1252 per kWh. In a statement on Friday, Meralco said it was adjusting the power [...] The post Power rate hike awaits Meralco customers in July appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

NEDA: June s 5.2% inflation ‘unexpected’

The increase in prices of widely-used goods and services, the highest in five years, was “unexpected,” the country’s top socioeconomic planner said Thursday, adding that there may have been a “little bit of a slip in timing” in increasing policy rates......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 5th, 2018

T-bill yields up as market digests next BSP move, higher inflation

The Bureau of the Treasury on Monday raised P11.1 billion from the T-bills it offered, albeit capping the rates for the 182- and 364-day IOUs. Economic managers, meanwhile, also on Monday increased.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2018

Fuel prices pulled higher by international market rates

PRICES OF gasoline, diesel and kerosene will all increase this week to follow the movement of prices in the international market, oil companies said on Monday. Gasoline will be costlier by P0.65 per liter (/L), diesel by P0.55/L and kerosene by P0.70/L......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

DoLE chief: Eight wage boards have submitted recommendations

“EIGHT REGIONS” have already submitted their recommendations for an increase in their minimum wage rates, Labor Secretary Silvestre H. Bello told reporters on Monday......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

T-bill rates rise

Treasury bill rates rose across the board yesterday amid expectations of further interest rate increases by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 25th, 2018

Workers blast Lopez for ‘inutile leadership’

A labor group slammed Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez over the country’s wage rates that it describes as so small and inadequate for workers to cope with the extraordinary inflation. The workers group the Associated Labor Unions (ALU) said workers need significant increase in the light of the extraordinary inflation which it attributed to what it […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

‘Employers may appeal minimum wage hike’

BACOLOD City – Employers may file an appeal before the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) on the recently approved minimum wage increase in Western Visayas, the region’s top labor official said on Wednesday. Regional Director Johnson Cañete of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) said the approval of new rates is flexible […] The post ‘Employers may appeal minimum wage hike’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 21st, 2018

Manila Water rates to increase starting July

Manila Water rates to increase starting July.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  pepRelated NewsJun 20th, 2018

T-bill rates end mixed, 91-day papers swamped

Short-dated securities during yesterday’s auction fetched mixed results as investors asked for higher rates ahead of the Monetary Board’s policy meeting this week, the Bureau of the Treasury said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

Consumer group decries increase in FIT-All

Consumer advocacy group CitizenWatch said the Feed-In-Tariff Allowance, or FIT-All, in electricity bills is proving to be an additional burden for Filipino consumers already overburdened by the increase of prices attributable to rising inflation rates, oil price hike in the world market, weakening of the peso against the US Dollar and the untimely impact of… link: Consumer group decries increase in FIT-All.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 16th, 2018

Metro Manila’s water tariffs rising

CUSTOMERS of Metro Manila’s two water concessionaires will soon see an increase in their bills, the sector’s regulator announced on Thursday. The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) Board of Trustees has approved the recommendation of the regulatory office for an adjustment in the rates of Maynilad Water Services, Inc. and Manila Water Co., Inc.… link: Metro Manila’s water tariffs rising.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018

Water rates up in July 2018

Water rates will go up next month as the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System has allowed its concessionaires – Manila Water Co. Inc. and Maynilad Water Services Inc. – to implement an increase in their rates......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018