IMD Reaffirms ‘Above Normal Monsoon’ Forecast

Second Stage Forecasts for 2016 Southwest Monsoon: The Forecast predicts rainfall over the country as a whole, for the 2016 southwest monsoon season (June to September), is most likely to be Above Normal (>104% to 110% of long period average (LPA)).

Can Philippines Repeat India’s IT/ITeS Success?

Given China’s slowdown, there could be no better time for the Philippines to open up its IT and high-tech sectors. Many global funds are looking at emerging markets, and the Philippines could become the ‘next big thing’ for global capital flows