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Debt service seen to be a ‘greater burden’ for PHL

REUTERS DEBT SERVICE will likely become a “greater burden” for many emerging economies, including the Philippines, as overall spending will stay high and state revenues remain under pressure, the Institute of International Finance (IIF) said. “While global financing conditions remain strongly supportive, pandemic-related spending increases and revenue losses have made …

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P75B needed for expanded vaccination

The Philippines is looking to ramp up its coronavirus vaccination drive in the next few months, as vaccine supplies arrive. — PHILIPPINE STAR/ MICHAEL VARCAS THE government might need to spend P75 billion more until next year to fund its expanded coronavirus vaccination program, the Finance chief said on Thursday. …

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