The Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) has risen 18 percent in the most recent twelve months, and in the most recent month since Duterte took office, the benchmark has risen 16 percent, Sicat told reporters.
"The desire of the business sector is this will be an extremely transformational organization," Sicat said.
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In his State of the Nation Address last Monday, Duterte guaranteed, among others, to understand handicapping gridlock conditions, lower salary charge rates and cut formality that has kept down development for quite a long time.
Sicat said businesspeople were especially satisfied with Duterte's guarantee to respect government contracts.
"That is an extremely crucial topic of how the business group works," he said. | ROD
Source: ABS-CBN News
Stock market has risen 16 percent since Duterte took office Reviewed by FilipiNews PH on Friday, July 29, 2016 Rating: