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Iloilo Trade Mission March 2018


Iloilo Trade Mission 8 – 9- March 2018 Iloilo City, Philippines The Philippines posts a steady economic growth and is even hailed as one of the fastest growing emerging economies in the world since President Rodrigo Duterte took office last year. In an effort to address Metro Manila’s worsening traffic congestion brought by the lack …

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Philippine Airlines Daily London to Manila

Philippine airlines PAL_777-300ER

Since 19 September 2017 Philippine Airlines has operated a brand new Boeing 777-300ER daily on the London to Manila route. With 42 seats in Business Class and 328 seats in Economy, this brings PAL’s capacity up to 370 from the current 253 on the A340. With full lie-flat beds in Business, 11 inch personal TV …

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UK Economic Indicators November 2017

The latest UK economic indicators are presented here. These are summary figures from the UK Government’s National Statistics Office Pocket databook: Economic indicators. Further details can be found at the link at the bottom of this page. LATEST UK INDICATORS % change on a year earlier unless otherwise stated Activity GDP (QoQ)       …

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Philippines Economic and Performance Indicators November 2017

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PHILIPIINES ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE AND INDICATORS as presented at the recent Breakfast meeting of the PBBC in London Gross Domestic Product • The Philippine’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 6.9 percent in the third quarter of 2017. GDP grew by 6.5 percent in the second quarter of 2017 and 6.4 percent in the first half …

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