PH’s GDP beats 2021 target, grows 5.6 percent

PH’s GDP beats 2021 target, grows 5.6 percent

PressOnePH FILE PHOTO The Philippine economy grew 5.6 percent in 2021, the year the country started loosening Covid-19 restrictions and began rolling out vaccines.The gross domestic product (GDP) grew 7.7 percent in the fourth quarter of 2021, a huge swing from the...
Agri, food sectors key to PH’s economic recovery – study

Agri, food sectors key to PH’s economic recovery – study

The economic impact of agriculture and food industries in Southeast Asia (Oxford Economics). The agriculture and food sectors will be the main drivers of post-pandemic economic growth, a study has found.The study commissioned by food manufacturer organization Food...

Ep. 48 | Bagsak na ekonomiya ng Pilipinas bumulaga sa 2021

The economic numbers for 2020 are out and they are not good. We are in the worst economic recession since 1947. When GDP numbers are released people always say “Nakakain ba yan?” Well, the question now really is “may nakakakain ka pa nga ba?”...
PH economy in recession as Q2 GDP plunges 16.5%

PH economy in recession as Q2 GDP plunges 16.5%

The Philippine economy plunged 16.5 percent in the second quarter, the worst drop since democracy was restored in 1986 as lockdowns caused by the Covid-19 pandemic took a heavy toll on businesses.A day before releasing the second-quarter gross domestic product (GDP)...