DOF submits lower P17.3 billion budget for 2020

The Department of Finance (DOF) and its attached agencies are proposing a total budget of P17.29 billion for 2020, 8.47 percent lower than this year’s allocation. Read more. https://www.philstar.com/business/2019/09/15/1951782/dof-submits-lower-p173-billion-budget-2020

INFLATION CONTINUED DOWNTREND IN AUGUST

Prices of basic goods and services rose at their slowest pace in almost three years in August as the effects of the Duterte administration’s anti-inflation measures—especially the controversial rice tariffication …