PH 'bright star in a dim sky' over region, says HSBC (Philippines Daily Inquirer)

The Philippines is a bright star in a dim sky over the region and its economic fundamentals will remain robust even without any new monetary stimulus this year, an economist from British banking giant HSBC said. In a macroeconomic research note dated Sept. 21, HSBC economist Joseph Incalcaterra said the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) would…