Tag Archives: Investment

Barrilla

In celebration of this year’s National Heritage Month, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) features important pieces from its numismatic collection. In the photo is the barrilla, where the present-day term “barya” or small change comes from. One of the greatest monetary problems during the years of colonization was the acute shortage of fractional coins. There were barrillas… Read More »

Average Monthly Income of Filipino

Average Monthly Income of Filipino A Filipino family of five’s economic standing based on their monthly income. Data was presented to the Senate finance committee by the Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS) Low income but not poor: Php 10,957 to Php 21,914 Lower middle: Php 21,914 to Php 43,828 Middle class: Php 43,828 to Php 76,669 Upper… Read More »

Top 10 Richest in the Philippines

  Top 10 Richest in the Philippines Sy Siblings: $13.9 Billion  Manuel Villar: $5 Billion  Enrique Razon, Jr: $4.3 Billion  Lance Gokongwei and Siblings: $4.1 Billion  Jaime Zobel De Ayala: $3.6 Billion  Andrew Tan: $2.3 Billion  Lucio Tan: $2.2 Billion  Ramon Ang: $2 Billion  Tony Tan Caktiong: $1.9 Billion Lucio and Susan Co: $1.7 Billion Source: @gmanews via… Read More »

Bayanihan to Recover as One Act

  Bayanihan to Recover as One Act Frequently Asked Questions Last September, President Duterte signed into law the Bayanihan to Recover as One (BARO) Act, which contains provisions on payment terms for loans due amid the COVID-19 pandemic. On the implementation of RA Act No. 11494, otherwise known as the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act, and other… Read More »