Spain sets aside another $56 billion for ailing companies

Spain sets aside another $56 billion for ailing companies

A group of women walk past beside a man seated while wearing face mask to prevent the coronavirus during the last day of the lockdown, in Pamplona, northern Spain, Saturday, June 20, 2020. (AP)  MADRID  — The Spanish government announced Friday it is making available another 50 billion euros ($56 billion) in aid for companies […]
COVID-19 foreign loans, grants hit $7.76 billion

COVID-19 foreign loans, grants hit $7.76 billion

MANILA, Philippines — Foreign borrowings, loans, and grant assistance secured by the Philippines to fight the COVID-19 pandemic amounted to a total of $7.76 billion (over P386 billion) as of July 1, with two-thirds of the proceeds already injected into the budget, the...
PH to borrow P205 billion in July via T-bills, bonds

PH to borrow P205 billion in July via T-bills, bonds

MANILA, Philippines — The government will borrow P205 billion from domestic sources in July as rates remained low amid strong demand for treasury bills and bonds from investors who wanted a safe haven for their money amid the COVID-19 crisis. In a June 25 memorandum...