Stock index falls without catalysts

SW FILE PHOTO PHILIPPINE shares fell Thursday due to a lack of catalysts and as investors continue to monitor the country’s 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) situation. The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSEi) benchmark index lost 32.41 points, or 0.46%, to close at 6,886 on Thursday, while the All Shares Index fell …

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Rakuten Viber and Huawei Partner to Provide Better Service in Bangladesh

People in Bangladesh have more fun weaving colors into their messages and expressing them more creatively. As connectivity becomes increasingly important for millions of people in Bangladesh, Rakuten Viber is committed to maintaining public access to simple communication services provided by one of the world’s leading and most secure free …

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Balance of payments back into deficit

By Luz Wendy T. Noble, reporter The Philippines’ total balance of payments (BoP) saw a declineficit $ 1.39 billion in May as the government repaid part of its foreign debt. Data from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (GNP) showed that the BoP position in May was a reversal of the surplus …

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CDC and WhatsApp create vaccine finders in Spanish

WhatsApp and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced a new partnership on Monday to help Spanish speakers find vaccination sites. What you need to know WhatsApp and the CDC are collaborating on a new Spanish language vaccine chat to provide users with the latest information on …

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