22 Sep '11, 9am

Philippines sees US$1b in Japanese investments: MANILA: The Philippines is expecting to secure at least $1.0 bil...

MANILA: The Philippines is expecting to secure at least $1.0 billion in fresh Japanese investment during President Benigno Aquino's upcoming trip to Japan, a government official said Thursday. Aquino will take a delegation of about 100 top Filipino businessmen with him for the four-day trip, which begins on Sunday, to help boost Japanese interest in the country, said Board of Investments chief Cristino Panlilio. "We expect him to bring (home) at least one billion dollars in investments from Japan," Panlilio told AFP. He said energy, ship building, mining and property development were some of the sectors expected to see confirmed new Japanese investment. Japan is already the Philippines top trading partner, with bilateral trade reaching $14.5 billion last year, according to government data. Japanese companies directly invested 58.3 billion pesos ($1.3 billion) in the Philip...

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