Category Archive: Outlook

Feb 14

Video highlighting Philippines’ bright prospects

The Makati Business Club is happy to promote a new Video on the Philippines bright prospects. The video feature interviews with President Aquino and senior business executives from the Philippines. As the international community sees Asia as the world’s emerging growth center, the Philippines is taking its place as one of the fastest-growing economies in the …

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Jan 31

Philippines Economy – 2013 Outlook

We have seen a much stronger than expected performance by the Philippines economy in 2012, with 7% in sight for this year, 2013. Sound policy developments and underlying fundamentals provide a solid foundation for confidence in the Philippines in the short term. Longer term, the challenge is for further economic reform to make sure that growth …

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Jan 13

Commercial Real Estate Boom in Manila

How do we know there’s a commercial real estate boom in Manila? Just count the tower cranes in Manila. According tho this article published in the South China Morning Post, “Tower cranes tell story of commercial real-estate boom in Manila” Manila’s changing skyline demonstrates a city coming up in the world. The capital of the …

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Apr 09

Philippines 2012 Outlook

This 2012 Outlook has been provided by the Philippines Embassy in London and shows a strong developing position in many areas, with commercial opportunities appearing in a number of sectors. ·         Expect acceleration of public expenditures to continue well into 2012 and beyond, as well as substantial acceleration of disbursements, including those for infrastructure and …

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