PHILGUARANTEE attends AEBF Annual Meeting of CEOs in Malaysia

President and CEO Alberto E. Pascual attended the 27th Asian Exim Bank Forum (AEBF) Annual Meeting held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from November 14-17, 2022. The theme of the gathering was “EXIM Banks Role in Facilitating Sustainable and Resilient Business Growth and Partnerships Post Pandemic”.

PH, fastest-growing ASEAN economy

As reported by the Philippine Statistics Authority, the country was able to attain a strong GDP (gross domestic product) growth of 8.3 percent in the first quarter of 2022, surpassing the pre-pandemic levels. This figure is higher than the 7.8 percent expansion in the final quarter of 2021, and is the highest in the ASEAN region.