Philippines' Central Bank Governor Amando Tetangco

Philippines' Central Bank Governor Amando Tetangco

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The government’s growth forecast for next year is 6.5 percent to 7.5 percent, said Amando Tetangco, governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, who began working at the central bank in 1974 as a statistician at the economic research department and rose to governor in 2005.