Posts Tagged: capital

Philippines world’s call center capital

When night falls in Manila, a wave of young people scurry into the skyscrapers which criss-cross the city. They’re call centre agents, and because most of their clients are...

Philippines November Annual Inflation Rate

MANILA, Dec 6 (Reuters) – The Philippines’ annual inflation rate slowed more than expected in November, and the central bank said on Tuesday it was willing to ease monetary...

David Beckham visits deprive children in Manila

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Away from fans’ prying eyes, David Beckham took time out from soccer to share his experiences and listen to Filipino children struggling to rebuild their...

Philippines PLDT selling notes to raise funds

MANILA, Oct 26 (Reuters) – Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co (PLDT) <TEL.PS> said on Wednesday it was planning to sell notes to raise up to 5 billion pesos ($116...

Euro brink of collapsing but stock market is in denial

The future of the euro hangs in the balance this weekend, but you would not know it from looking at stock markets. Share prices rallied on Friday across Europe....