Asia's Top 5 Economies in 2030


​Remember when Japan was set to become the world’s top economy? The risks of such forecasts have been highlighted by this and other fearless predictions, including more recently that China would continue its double-digit growth rate forever and that[...]

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ANZ Cites Need for PHL to Diversify Growth Drivers


​The bank maintained its 6.1% and 5.8% gross domestic product (GDP) growth this year and next and said its expects the Philippine economy to grow to 6.4% in 2018 “if the new president is successful in unlocking further growth potential in the untapp[...]

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First Metro Sees 2016 GDP Growth of up to 7%


​THE Philippine economy is poised to expand by as much as 7% this year, First Metro Investment Corp. (FMIC) said, providing cover for the government’s macroeconomic targets, with private investment seen as a “new engine” of growth.[...]

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