Posts Tagged: benigno aquino

S&P Raises Philippines’ Credit Rating to Nine-Year High

The Philippines’ debt rating was raised to the highest level since 2003 by Standard & Poor’s, taking President Benigno Aquino nearer his goal of attaining investment grade and spurring...

Philippines worst natural disaster in two decades

MANILA, Dec 26 (Reuters) – The death toll in the Philippines from one of the country’s worst natural disaster in two decades has risen to 1,249 with about 1,100...

Philippine economy is growing steady

The World Bank on Wednesday praised the Philippines for its steady economic growth despite the global economic shocks and hailed reforms made by the government of President Benigno Aquino....

Joint Naval Drill Between US And Philippines

The Philippines and the US have begun 11 days of joint naval exercises amid growing tensions with Beijing over disputed waters in the South China Sea. US missile destroyers...