Philippine central bank governor Amando Tetangco

Philippine central bank governor Amando Tetangco

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Amando Tetangco, governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, seen in this Oct. 8, 2012 photo, said interest rates will remain low this year even as growth will probably meet the government’s 6 percent-to-7 percent target.