An estimated 30.3 million persons constituted the labor force population in October 1997, up by 2.1 percent (628 thousand), over the October 1996... Read more about October 1997 Philippine Labor Force Survey Highlights: October 1997 Over October 1996.
Value of exports for the first ten months of 1997 grew by 23.1 percent to $20.687 billion, an increase of $3.878 billion from $16.809 billion... Read more about Merchandise Export Performance : October 1997.
The VPI in key manufacturing enterprises went up by 3.5 percent to 467.0 in September 1997 from 451.0 a year ago. On a month-on-month comparison,... Read more about Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries : September 1997.
The total merchandise trade performance for the first nine months of 1997 increased by 15.3 percent to $45.023 billion from $39.064 billion for... Read more about External Trade Performance : September 1997.
Total dollar earnings from merchandise exports moved up to $18.362 billion from January to September 1997, increasing by 23.0 percent from $14.926... Read more about Merchandise Export Performance : September 1997.
The total number of Filipinos (OFW) who worked abroad during the period from April to September 1996 was estimated at 900 thousand persons. The... Read more about Press Release on the 1996 Overseas Filipino Workers.
The VPI in key manufacturing enterprises went up by 5.7 percent in August to 485.5 from 459.4 a year ago. On a month-on-month comparison, the VPI... Read more about Monthly Integrated Survey of Selected Industries : August 1997.
Merchandise trade for the first eight months grew by 16.0 percent to $39.809 billion, an increase of $5.491 billion from $34.318 billion a year... Read more about External Trade Performance : August 1997.