5 months Malacañang blares optimism as PH improves 4 notches in competitiveness ranking MB
By Genalyn Kabiling  The nation can look forward to a “bright future” after the country moved up in the global competitiveness ranks this year, Malacañang said Wednesday. Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo(OPS / MANILA BULLETIN) Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said the country’s jump to 46th place in the 2019 World Competitiveness Report from 50th place last year indicated robust investor confidence in the country amid the “attractive” trade environment. “The improved ranking of the Philippines in this year’s World Competitiveness Yearbook by the International Institute for Management Development (IMD) augurs well for the country and our economy. There is an emerging ... more