Philippine and Global Economics Research

March 27, 2017

Philippine & Global Economics Research Report

Our Economic Research Report this Week Features Expectations from the Philippines’ First Quarter 2017 Economic Performance.  Will Consumer Spending, Investment Spending, Government Spending and Net Exports be strong in 1Q17?

Philippine Consumer Confidence is likewise discussed as it remains positive in 1Q17. Consumer sentiment started turning positive in 2H16 following a strong economic growth and the transition to a new administration. .

Also included in the Report are China’s Housing Prices, Japan’s Foreign Trade and Manufacturing Sector and US and Euro-zone Business Activity.

  • China’s Housing Prices Continued to Rise in February.
  • Japan’s Exports Rose in February Despite a Slowdown in Imports.
  • Japan’s PMI is at its Lowest Since January.
  • US and Euro-zone Business Activity were Bustling in March.