‘Little fallout’ expected from Hanjin bankruptcy

Credit to Author: MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO, TMT| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:26:55 +0000

The Philippine financial system is unlikely to be shaken by the bankruptcy of a Subic-based shipbuilder, a Fitch unit said, although challenges should be expected overall given a possible economic…READ

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Partylist solons urge govt takeover of Hanjin

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:24:12 +0000

Reports that Korean-owned Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction Philippines (HHIC-Phil) could be bought by a Chinese firm have alarmed opposition lawmakers, who called on the government on Tuesday to consider…READ

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Economic growth seen hitting 6.8-7.2% this year

Credit to Author: MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO, TMT| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:21:08 +0000

Investment bank First Metro Investment Corp. (FMIC) believes the Philippine economy will regain momentum this year on the back of the mid-term elections and infrastructure and consumption spending, among others….READ

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