BUSINESSMEN in the Philippines have turned out to be the most bullish globally, according to a press statement released on Tuesday by P&A Grant Thornton that summarized findings of Grant Thornton’s International Business Report (IBR) for the first half, even as net optimism was down one and nine points from 2018’s first and second semesters, respectively.
Data attached to the press release showed the Philippines with a net 73% of respondents optimistic about the outlook of the economy in the next 12 months, topping 34 other countries and besting Southeast Asia’s net 45%, Asia Pacific’s net 26% and a global net 32% that was a three-year low.
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