Philippines Expects Economic Growth to Accelerate in Second Half

The Philippines expects economic growth in the second half of the year to “be higher” than in the first six months, Economic Planning Secretary Cayetano Paderanga said in a forum in Manila today.

-- With assistance from Clarissa Batino.

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