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Peso tantrum

21 February 2018 By William Pesek

Price rises are accelerating in the Philippines, as strong demand, a weak peso and new taxes boost living costs. The central bank risks falling behind the curve. Inaction could raise bond yields, slam stock values and further dent Asia’s worst-performing currency.

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