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Remittances in November up 0.3% to $2.38b

Remittances from overseas Filipino workers grew in the third straight month, providing the economy foreign funds amid the economic slump brought about by the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: lifestyleSource: abscbn abscbnJan 15th, 2021

November remittances increased 2% to $2.37 billion

Money sent home by Filipinos working overseas rose 2 percent in November 2019 to $2.37 billion from $2.32 billion a year ago, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said Wednesday......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 15th, 2020

Personal remittances up in November

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Category: newsSource:  manila_shimbunRelated NewsJan 16th, 2017

OFW remittances up 18% in Nov

MANILA, Philippines - Remittances from overseas Filipino workers (OFW) grew to $2.4 billion in November last year, aided by steady job orders overseas......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 16th, 2017

Nov. remittance growth fastest in over 8 years

CASH REMITTANCES surged ahead of the holidays in November last year at the fastest pace in over eight years, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported yesterday, taking the year-to-date tally closer to the central bank’s estimate for 2016......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 16th, 2017

Girl with leukemia significantly needs assistance

A three-year-old girl from Barangay Paknaan, Mandaue City needs significant financial assistance to boost her fight against cancer through her ongoing chemotherapy treatment. Mary Louisse Marino was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) last November 29, 2019. Four days before her diagnosis, she experienced alarming symptoms like fever, body weakness, unusual paleness, and abdominal pain. […] The post Girl with leukemia significantly needs assistance appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 2nd, 2021

MSMEs sell over P360 million via Go Lokal!

Sales generated through the Go Lokal! market access program for micro, small and medium enterprises have reached over P360 million as of November last year, the Department of Trade and Industry said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 28th, 2021

Army troops seized high-powered firearm, explosives in Northern Samar clash

The troops of the 43rd Infantry Battalion engaged in an encounter with more or less 25 Communist NPA Terrorists (CNTs) in the vicinity of Barangay Mabini, Catarman, Northern Samar on November 27, 2020......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2021

First BAHANDI Virtual Trade Fair earns more than P8M

The Trade Fair ran from November 16-20, 2020 which was participated by 104 micro entrepreneurs across the region......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2021

Navy cyclists good for SEA Games gold

The riders from the Philippine Navy-Standard Insurance team are good enough to deliver the gold medal in the 31st Southeast Asian Games in Vietnam in November......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 24th, 2021

OFW remittances

It is no secret that OFW remittances have been a bedrock of the Philippine economy since the Marcos era. It have been a reliable backstop to the economy in many tough situations over the last five decades......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 24th, 2021

Satellite technology will let you know all your movements in real time

The Boeing 737 Max aircraft got permission to fly again in November 2020 after all the troubles and two fatal accidents it had suffered. However,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 22nd, 2021

WorldRemit, Palawan Pawnshop Partner Up to Expand Location For Pick Up Remittance

The leading digital cross-border payments business, WorldRemit recently inked partnership with Palawan Pawnshop. Through this partnership, WorldRemit recipients can now directly quote WorldRemit when claiming their cash remittances at Palawan Pawnshop’s more than 3,300 branches nationwide, and at their 2,000 partner locations as well. “At WorldRemit, we want to ensure remittances are sent back home […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2021

Christmas gift vax now a Lent offering

In November last year, seeing President Duterte and his generals unable to present a clear vaccination battle plan, we said that his promised Christmas gift of COVID-19 vaccines was likely to be delayed and end up being a “Semana Santa penitential offering.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 20th, 2021

More directors and films associated with them

In November last year, my friend Ronald Constantino came up with a list of Filipino directors and the films associated with them......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 18th, 2021

RAFI-DACF Approves 6.9M worth of grants for early childhood education, health, and nutrition projects in Cebu

The Ramon Aboitiz Foundation, Inc. – Dolores Aboitiz Children’s Fund (RAFI-DACF), along with select members of the RAFI Management Committee, visited several project sites to turn over grants to support organizations with approved project proposals on early childhood education, health, and nutrition projects, commencing the partnership last November 2020. During the turn-over, the memorandum of […] The post RAFI-DACF Approves 6.9M worth of grants for early childhood education, health, and nutrition projects in Cebu appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2021

SC approves digital Bar exams

The Supreme Court has approved what it called “digitalized, localized, and proctored” modality for the Bar Examinations, held over four Sundays of November this year......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2021

Peso climbs to 47.93:$1 as remittances rebound

The peso  climbed to a 52-month high against the US dollar Monday, rising above the 48 level after the release of data  showing that remittances reached nearly $30 billion in 2020 despite the economic impact of the pandemic......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2021

Remittances resilient, shrink just below 1%

Remittances shrank by just less than one percent last year despite the displacement of close to half a million overseas Filipino workers due to the global health crisis, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 15th, 2021

Foreign direct investments recorded $5.8-b net inflows in 11 months

Foreign direct investments showed signs of gradual recovery in November amid the developments on the rollout of vaccines against the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas said Thursday......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2021

High-powered firearm, explosives seized in Paranas, Samar clash

Operating troops of the 87th Infantry Battalion engaged in an encounter with Communist NPA Terrorists (CNTs) in Barangay Sto. Niño, Paranas, Samar on November 25, 2020......»»

Category: newsSource:  samarnewsRelated NewsFeb 11th, 2021