Agriculture bears brunt of Typhoon Mina’s wrath

August 31, 2011

Typhoon Mina (international name:  Nanmadol) swept the Northern Luzon and Cagayan Valley region late last week, unleashing floods, landslides, tornadoes, sea and land accidents; causing power and telecommunications cuts, and taking a toll on lives, Read More

New DBP facility to lend to OFW-entrepreneurs

June 30, 2011

The Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) has recently set up a credit facility to finance the business plans of  overseas-based Filipino workers and their families. Called the “OFW Reintegration Program,” the new lending program Read More

Philippine banks can lend more to businesses

May 17, 2011

With banks’ accumulated resources rising to P6.9 trlllion in February, lending by banks to consumer and corporate borrowers is expected to increase, according to a Bangko Sentral report. Data from the central bank showed that Read More

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