Trend Report: Uncertainty plagues the Philippines in 2018

The Philippines is set for an uncertain year as ongoing political upheaval continues to affect consumers, despite growth in technology uptake and social media use.

The Philippines remains to be one of the fastest growing markets in Southeast Asia, with a GDP growth of 6.4% at the first half of 2017 (Asian Development Bank, 2017). Investors are projecting that economic growth can reach up to 7% or even up to 7.5%...