cesar purisima

Cesar Purisima: Asia's best finance minister

The Philippine secretary of finance is honoured for the second year in a row as he prepares to bow out after helping transform the country's economic reputation.
February 21, 2016

Philippines tops up on local debt

Ahead of an election year and a likely US rate hike the Philippines is leaning on local debt and mulling a sukuk, says National Treasurer Roberto Tan.
June 23, 2015

Finance Minister of the Year

FinanceAsia ranks the performance of the ministers of finance in Asia-Pacific’s 12 largest economies.
February 10, 2015

Philippines calls for Asian ratings agency

Cesar Purisima, the country's finance minister, said the global ratings industry faces a battle to remain relevant amid concerns about the dominance of the three main players.
October 30, 2013

Asean promises closer integration

Asean's prosperity can't be assured and the region should be cautious about monetary union, warns Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Singapore’s finance minister.
October 15, 2012