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Philippines Monthly Economic Developments (September 2018) (English)

This newsletter includes the following headlines: Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) declined significantly in the first week of September 2018 due to a mix of external and domestic factors; the Philippine peso depreciated in August after strengthening in July; headline inflation surged in August with increased food and energy prices; Balance of payment deficit widened in the first half of 2018 reaching 2.1 percent of GDP from 0.5 percent of GDP same period in 2017; the government posted a fiscal deficit in July as public spending growth outpaced revenue growth; unemployment declined further in July 2018, but underemployment continued to worsen; consumer confidence turned negative for the first time in two years and business confidence fell to its lowest since 2009 ... See More +

Newsletter 129959 SEP 01, 2018

Chua,Kevin C.; Cruz,Kevin Thomas Garcia; Endo,Isaku; Qian,Rong; Hansl,Birgit Disclosed

Philippines monthly economic developments (July 2018) (English)

The World Bank maintains its growth projection for the Philippines at 6.7 percent for 2018 and 2019. The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) contracted in June for the fifth consecutive month. ... See More +

Newsletter 128374 JUL 01, 2018

Chua,Kevin C.; Cruz,Kevin Thomas Garcia; Endo,Isaku; Qian,Rong; Hansl,Birgit; Diop,Ndiame Disclosed

Philippines economic update : investing in the future (English)

In 2017, the Philippines was among the top three growth performers in the East Asia region. Only Vietnam and China performed better. The Philippines growth performance slightly weakened in 2017 to 6.7 percent year-on-year from 6.9 percent in 2016. ... See More +

Working Paper 125309 APR 01, 2018

Hansl,Birgit; Diop,Ndiame; Chua,Kevin C.; Cruz,Kevin Thomas Garcia; Qian,Rong; Endo,Isaku; Demombynes,Gabriel; Luo,Xubei; Piza,Sharon Faye Alariao Disclosed

The decline in access to correspondent banking services in emerging markets : trends, impacts, and solutions - lessons learned from eight country case studies (English)

To move funds internationally, banks rely on correspondent banking relationships (CBRs), roughly defined as the provision of banking services by one bank (the correspondent) to another bank (the respondent). ... See More +

Working Paper 125422 JAN 01, 2018

Chatain,Pierre-Laurent; Van Der Does De Willebois,Emile J. M.; Gonzalez Del Mazo,Ines; Valencia,Ricardo David; Aviles,Ana Maria; Karpinski,Karol; Goyal,Sameer; Corazza,Carlo; Malik,Priyani; Endo,Isaku; Eckert,Sue E.; Abel,Don Disclosed

Greenback 2.0 Johor Bahru Report : migrant workers' remittances from Malaysia (English)

"Project Greenback 2.0 –Johor Bahru" is the product of a partnership between the World Bank and Bank Negara Malaysia, aimed at supporting the development of an efficient and transparent remittances market. ... See More +

Working Paper 120760 JUN 01, 2017

Endo,Isaku; De Smet,Dieter J Disclosed

The Qatar-Nepal remittance corridor : enhancing the impact and integrity of remittance flows by reducing inefficiencies in the migration process (English)

Remittance inflows play a crucial role in Nepal's economy. Officially recorded remittances already amounted to almost a quarter of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2009. ... See More +

Publication 63405 JUL 18, 2011

Endo, Isaku; Afram, Gabi G. Disclosed

Uganda's remittance corridors from United Kingdom, United States, and South Africa : challenges to linking remittances to the use of formal services (English)

The purpose of this study is to gather a broad spectrum of remittance data related to Uganda and the three remittance corridors and compile such information in a comprehensive report with a view to sharing knowledge and expertise. ... See More +

Publication 58012 NOV 11, 2010

Endo, Isaku; Namaaji, Jane; Kulathunga, Anoma Disclosed

The U.S.- Honduras remittance corridor : acting on opportunities to increase financial inclusion and foster development of a transnational economy (English)

This report on the U.S.- Honduras remittance corridor describes the remittance regulatory and market environment, financial inclusion strategies by financial institutions, transnational economic activities, and the impacts of remittances on the Honduran economy. ... See More +

Publication 52103 MAR 12, 2010

Endo, Isaku; Hirsch, Sarah; Rogge, Jan; Borowik, Kamil Disclosed

The Malaysia-Indonesia remittance corridor : making formal transfers the best option for women and undocumented migrants (English)

The corridor between Malaysia and Indonesia is the second largest remittance outflow for Malaysia and the largest remittance inflow for Indonesia. ... See More +

Publication 44836 JUL 17, 2008

Hernandez-Coss, Raul; Brown, Gillian; Buchori, Chitrawati; Endo, Isaku; Todoroki, Emiko; Naovalitha, Tita; Noor, Wameek; Mar, Cynthia Disclosed

The Germany-Serbia remittance corridor: challenges of establishing a formal money transfer system (English)

This report provides an overview of remittance flows from Germany to Serbia and analyzes why a large part of remittance transfers take place outside financial institutions. ... See More +

Other Financial Sector Study 36338 JAN 01, 2006

De Luna Martinez, Jose; Endo, Isaku; Barberis, Corrado Disclosed

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Philippines Monthly Economic Developments (September 2018) (English)
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SEP 01, 2018 129959 Newsletter
Philippines monthly economic developments (July 2018) (English)
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JUL 01, 2018 128374 Newsletter
Philippines economic update : investing in the future (English)
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APR 01, 2018 125309 Working Paper
The decline in access to correspondent banking services in emerging markets : trends, impacts, and solutions - lessons learned from eight country case studies (English)
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JAN 01, 2018 125422 Working Paper
Greenback 2.0 Johor Bahru Report : migrant workers' remittances from Malaysia (English)
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JUN 01, 2017 120760 Working Paper
The Qatar-Nepal remittance corridor : enhancing the impact and integrity of remittance flows by reducing inefficiencies in the migration process (English)
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JUL 18, 2011 63405 Publication
Uganda's remittance corridors from United Kingdom, United States, and South Africa : challenges to linking remittances to the use of formal services (English)
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NOV 11, 2010 58012 Publication
The U.S.- Honduras remittance corridor : acting on opportunities to increase financial inclusion and foster development of a transnational economy (English)
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MAR 12, 2010 52103 Publication
The Malaysia-Indonesia remittance corridor : making formal transfers the best option for women and undocumented migrants (English)
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JUL 17, 2008 44836 Publication
The Germany-Serbia remittance corridor: challenges of establishing a formal money transfer system (English)
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JAN 01, 2006 36338 Other Financial Sector Study