Amando Tetangco, Governor, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, says the central bank's rate hike on Thursday was in response to elevated inflation expectations.
Romina Marasigan, Public Affairs Chief and Spokesperson at the Philippines Office of Civil Defense, discusses the government's response to Typhoon Rammasun.
Lessons from Typhoon Haiyan helped the Philippines to respond faster to Typhoon Rammasun, says Richard Gordon, Chairman of the Philippine National Red Cross.
Conrad Saldanha, Manager, Emerging Markets Equities Fund, Neuberger Berman, explains why he likes markets in India, Indonesia and the Philippines.
While the agriculture sector may have weighed on first-quarter growth, Cesar Purisima, Finance Secretary of the Philippines, says other sectors like mining are doing well.
Kingsley Jones, Founder and CIO, Jevons Global, explains why the Philippines is still an attractive market despite expectations for lower first-quarter growth.
Has the Philippines done enough to attract investment money for sustained growth? CNBC's Martin Soong reports on the investment viability of the country.
Philippine equities have been one of the best performers in Asia. Hans Sicat, CEO, Philippine Stock Exchange, discusses the ratio of foreign and local money in the market.
Monetary policy is one of the key tools to ensure economic growth. Amando Tetangco, Governor of the Bangko Sentral Ng Pilipinas (BSP), explains what he's doing to ensure price stability.
Six months after Typhoon Haiyan, Tacloban remains one of the worst-affected areas in the Philippines. CNBC's Martin Soong reports from Tacloban city.
Cesar Purisima, Secretary of Finance of the Philippines, says the country is moving to open further industries to economic participation.
The Philippine economy may be growing rapidly, but 1 in 4 people still live in poverty. CNBC's Martin Soong filed this special report from Manila.
Remittances from citizens working abroad have been a crucial driver for the Philippines but this may change going forward. CNBC's Martin Soong reports.
Five cents says you can't name April's best-performing commodity.
Gregory Domingo, Philippines Secretary of Trade and Industry, discusses the state of ties with China amid territorial disputes between the two nations in the South China sea.
Gregory Domingo, Philippines Secretary of Trade and Industry, explains the trade developments that happened during President Obama's visit.
A devastating disease is putting the world's banana crop at serious risk and threatening the income of millions of people.
Jose Sio, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at SM Investments Corporation, expects the robust Philippine economy to support the company's expansion strategy.
Amando Tetangco, Governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), says the central bank's decision to hold rates steady while increasing the triple-R will help it to mitigate inflation risks in the Philippines.
The Philippine central bank is likely to stand pat on interest rates but could make adjustments to the triple-R after hawkish comments by its governor last week, says Prakriti Sofat, Regional Economist at Barclays.