Investment Pledges Up by 98%

The Board of Investments said investments approved from January to July soared 98 percent to P210.37 billion from the P106.08 billion recorded in the same period last year. The pledges were generated from 192 projects with total estimated job generation of 37,487 expected at full operations. The push to spread the wealth to the countryside showed progress as regions outside Metro Manila take in bigger portions of the project…

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