Peso continues to depreciate against US dollar - GMA News
The Philippine peso continued to depreciate against the greenback for the second consecutive trading day on Monday, as the US dollar regained its strength against major currencies. The local currency closed Monday at 49.860:$1, 22 centavos weaker than ...altro »
Another Tough Year for the Philippine Peso? - Bloomberg
The Philippine peso was Southeast Asia's worst performing currency of 2016, and it looks like it's in for another tough year. Forecasters say it could weaken by more than 4%. Bloomberg's JP Ong reports on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg) ...
Philippine peso, PSEi track upbeat sentiment in Asia - InterAksyon
MANILA, Philippines -- Risk on sentiment reigned in the region Wednesday and this enabled the Philippine peso to surge against the greenback following the same trend in the local equities market, with the index back at the 7,000-level. The local ...altro »
Philippine peso, PSEi post gains in line with counterparts in region - InterAksyon
MANILA, Philippines - Both the Philippine peso and the local bourse ended Tuesday with gains, in line with counterparts in the region. The local currency strengthened by P0.11 after it finished the trade at P49.50 from P49.62 a day ago, which a trader ...altro »
Philippine peso touches 50-level, share prices fall - InterAksyon
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippine peso touched the 50-level Tuesday and the local bourse was generally on the red as external environment continues to worry the markets. The local currency remained shy of closing at the 50-level after it finished ...altro »
UBS sees lower Philippine GDP, weaker peso next year - Philippine Star
MANILA, Philippines – Swiss investment bank UBS sees the country's economic expansion easing next year amid the expected slowdown in domestic demand. In its 2017 Economic Outlook for the Philippines, UBS expects a slower growth of 5.6 percent for ...
Peso bills with Rody signatures out - Philippine Star
MANILA, Philippines – The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) released yesterday the first batch of banknotes bearing the signature of President Duterte worth P8.75 billion. BSP Deputy Governor Diwa Guinigundo said the 27 million pieces of P20, P50, P100 ...
Peso to trade at 49.5:$1 by year end – HSBC - GMA News
The Philippine peso is expected to trade at P49.5:$1 against the US dollar by the end of 2017 as the greenback starts to soften in the last six months of the year, the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corp. (HSBC) said Tuesday. “We forecast the Philippine ...altro »
Boom time for Philippines spells more hardship for laggard peso - Malay Mail Online
The Philippine peso is likely to weaken in an economy growing faster than seven per cent and the government's infrastructure programme drive demand for inward shipments. — Reuters pic MANILA, Jan 4 — South-east Asia's worst-performing currency of ...altro »
BSP gives 3 more months to exchange old banknotes - Inquirer.net
1985 old Philippine peso bills, named the New Design Series, that will be demonetized by Apr. 1, 2017. (INQUIRER FILE PHOTO FROM THE BANGKO SENTRAL NG PILIPINAS). MANILA — The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas has given those who still have in ...