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WBF Bulletin 2018











          • May 21, 2018
            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2018-02: Easing of Foreign Ownership Limits

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          • May 17, 2018
            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2018-01: President Duterte appoints new Tourism chief

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            • July 24, 2018
              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2018-03 – SONA 2018: Short and sweet

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            • August 16, 2018
              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2018-05 Duterte‐‐Retiring?

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            • August 10, 2018
              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2018-04 – PH Economic growth moderates on rising trade gap, slowing BPO

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                    WBF Bulletin 2017



                    • January 27, 2017
                      THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-1 Economy slowed in 4Q, but whole year 2016 pace of 6.8% a 3-year high

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                          • May 24, 2017
                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-9: Mindanao under Martial Law

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                          • May 22, 2017
                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-8: Duterte appoints Ex-Army General as new MMDA chief

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                          • May 19, 2017
                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-7: Economy Slows as Expected, up 6.4% in 1ST Quarter

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                          • May 11, 2017
                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-6: Cayetano is new Foreign Affairs chief

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                          • May 10, 2017
                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-5: Former AFP chief Cimatu is the new Environment secretary

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                          • May 9, 2017
                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-4: Espenilla is the new BSP governor

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                          • May 9, 2017
                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-3 Misguided Priorities: Comparing Congress’ and Business’ Priority Bills

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                          • May 4, 2017
                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-2 CA Rejects Gina Lopez Appointment as DENR Secretary

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                          • June 1, 2017
                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-10: Tax reform bill gets House approval, to face tougher sailing in Senate

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                            • August 18, 2017
                              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-12: PH Maintains Healthy Pace of Growth @ 6.4% GDP in 1st half

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                            • August 3, 2017
                              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-11: Duterte signs Free Internet Act…

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                            • September 22, 2017
                              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-13: DICT Chief Salalima Resigns

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                            • October 27, 2017
                              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-15: Francisco Duque is new Health chief

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                            • October 11, 2017
                              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-14: Comelec chief Bautista resigns

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                            • November 16, 2017
                              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-16: PH GDP surprises with a 6.9% growth in 3rd quarter, 6.7% year-to-3Q17

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                            • December 13, 2017
                              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2017-17: Lower Income Tax Bill Awaits Duterte Signature

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                            WBF Bulletin 2016



                            • January 29, 2016
                              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-2 PH economy rallies in 4th quarter, but slower at 5.8% in ’15 vs. 6.1% in ‘14

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                            • January 8, 2016
                              THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-1 Aquino, Binay ratings up

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                              • March 22, 2016
                                THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-5 Second Presidential Debate: A Summary

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                              • March 8, 2016
                                THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-4 Supreme Court allows Grace Poe to run

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                              • March 1, 2016
                                THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-3 THE 1st PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE – A SUMMARY

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                                • May 24, 2016
                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-9 DEPARTMENT OF ICT BILL SIGNED INTO LAW RA 10844

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                                • May 19, 2016
                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-8 PHILIPPINE ECONOMY UP 6.9% IN 1ST QUARTER, FASTEST IN EAST ASIA

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                                • May 12, 2016
                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-7 Day 3

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                                • May 11, 2016
                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-6 It’s Over

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                                • June 1, 2016
                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-10 THE CABINET – MOST OF IT

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                                • July 25, 2016
                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-11 Duterte signs EO on Freedom of Information

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                                • August 18, 2016
                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-13 GDP KEEPS LOFTY PACE, UP 6.9% IN 1H16

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                                • August 11, 2016
                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-12 PRESIDENTIAL STATEMENTS

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                                • September 9, 2016
                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-14 – The Davao Bombing and its aftermath

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                                • October 21, 2016
                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-15 – WHAT DOES IT MEAN

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                                • November 28, 2016
                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2016-16 PH AMONG ASIA’S FASTEST—GROWING IN 1ST 3 QUARTERS

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                                  WBF Bulletin 2015







                                      • March 25, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-4 Aquino appoints new COA chairperson

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                                      • March 18, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-3 VP Binay leads presidential contenders; “Dark horse” Duterte is 3rd

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                                      • March 18, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-2 President Aquino’s trust, approval ratings at their lowest

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                                      • March 12, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-1 Business bills this 16th Congress: Status and Prognosis

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                                      • April 24, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-5 Bert Lina is the new Customs chief

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                                      • May 29, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-7 – PH economy disappoints with 5.2% growth in 1Q15

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                                      • May 4, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-6 PCGG’s Bautista is new Comelec chief

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                                      • June 18, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-9 Poe overtakes Binay in latest Pulse survey

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                                      • June 16, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-8 – House fails to vote on amendments to economic provisions

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                                      • July 31, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-12 It’s Official: President Aquino endorses Sec. Roxas

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                                      • July 28, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-11 Aquino’s Last SONA: Where’s the Future

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                                      • July 21, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-10 PNoy signs Fair Competition Act, amendment to Cabotage Law; other major bills still languishing in Congress

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                                      • August 27, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-13 Economy picks up pace in 2Q, but 1H performance below last year’s

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                                      • September 17, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-15 Poe, Binay, Roxas locked in a tight 3-way contest

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                                      • September 16, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-14 Grace Poe is running

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                                      • October 13, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-16 It’s final: Duterte not running for president

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                                      • November 27, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-20 PH economy continues moderate pick-up in 3Q 

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                                      • November 23, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-19 Duterte announces candidacy 

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                                      • November 18, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-18 SET Says Grace Poe Natural Born 

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                                      • November 6, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-17 Congress Approves Department of ICT (DICT) Bill 

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                                      • December 11, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-22 Comelec 1st Division disqualifies Poe

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                                      • December 4, 2015
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2015-21 Initial decision disqualifies Poe 

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                                      WBF Bulletin 2014



                                      • January 30, 2014
                                        THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 1 Economy shrugs off natural disasters, grows 7.2% in 2013

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                                        • March 27, 2014
                                          THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2 Gov’t, MILF sign final peace pact

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                                        • April 11, 2014
                                          THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 4 [Updated] SC declares RH law constitutional, but…

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                                        • April 8, 2014
                                          THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 3 SC declares RH law constitutional, but…

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                                        • May 29, 2014
                                          THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 5 GDP slows to lower-than-expected 5.7% in 1Q14

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                                          • July 2, 2014
                                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 6 SUPREME COURT DECLARES DAP UNCONSTITUTIONAL

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                                          • August 28, 2014
                                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 7 GDP up 6% in 1st half on export recovery, consumer spending

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                                              • November 27, 2014
                                                THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 8 PH economy slows sharply in 3rd quarter

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                                              • December 3, 2014
                                                THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 9 PH’s anti-corruption ranking improves

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                                              WBF Bulletin 2013



                                              • January 31, 2013
                                                THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2-2013

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                                                • March 22, 2013
                                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 3-2013

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                                                • April 1, 2013
                                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 4-2013

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                                                • May 30, 2013
                                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 7-2013

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                                                • May 22, 2013
                                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 6-2013

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                                                • May 3, 2013
                                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 5-2013

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                                                • June 21, 2013
                                                  THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 8-2013: President Aquino creates Task Force on Ease of Doing Business

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                                                  • August 29, 2013
                                                    THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 9-2013: Momentum sustained, GDP up 7.6% in 1H13

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                                                    • October 2, 2013
                                                      THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 10-2013: PH Market ignores federal government shutdown

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                                                    • November 20, 2013
                                                      THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 11-2013: SC declares PDAF unconstitutional

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                                                    • December 9, 2013
                                                      THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 12-2013: DOF Undersecretary to lead Customs

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                                                    WBF Bulletin 2012



                                                    • January 30, 2012
                                                      BULLETIN NO. 2012-2 HOW PH WILL BE 16TH LARGEST ECONOMY BY 2050

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                                                    • January 26, 2012
                                                      Impeachment Bulletin No. 3

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                                                    • January 19, 2012
                                                      Impeachment Bulletin No. 2

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                                                    • January 17, 2012
                                                      Impeachment Bulletin No. 1

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                                                    • January 6, 2012
                                                      BULLETIN NO. 2012 – 1 Inflation 2011

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                                                    • February 15, 2012
                                                      Impeachment Bulletin No. 5

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                                                    • February 1, 2012
                                                      Impeachment Bulletin No. 4

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                                                    • March 29, 2012
                                                      Impeachment Bulletin No. 7

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                                                    • March 9, 2012
                                                      Impeachment Bulletin No. 6

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                                                    • March 2, 2012
                                                      BULLETIN NO. 2012-3 Philippines’ participation in IMF’s rescue package for Euro area

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                                                      • May 31, 2012
                                                        BULLETIN NO. 2012-4 ECONOMY GROWS BY 6.4% IN 1Q12!

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                                                      • May 30, 2012
                                                        Impeachment Bulletin No. 11

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                                                      • May 29, 2012
                                                        Impeachment Bulletin No. 10

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                                                      • May 24, 2012
                                                        Impeachment Bulletin No. 9

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                                                      • May 23, 2012
                                                        Impeachment Bulletin No. 8

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                                                        • July 10, 2012
                                                          BULLETIN NO. 2012 – 6 NEW MINING POLICY FINALLY OUT

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                                                        • July 5, 2012
                                                          BULLETIN NO. 2012 -5 S&P raises PH’s credit rating

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                                                        • August 31, 2012
                                                          THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 1: Mar Roxas is new DILG chief, Jun Abaya takes over DOTC

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                                                        • August 30, 2012
                                                          BULLETIN NO. 2012 – 8 GOVERNMENT SPENDING AND EXPORTS DRIVE ECONOMY, GDP UP 6.1% IN 1H12 083012

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                                                          • October 30, 2012
                                                            Moody’s upgrade brings PH closer to investment-grade

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                                                          • October 16, 2012
                                                            THE PHILIPPINE ALERT BULLETIN NO. 2: Gov’t, MILF sign Framework Peace Agreement

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