Message of Secretary Pernia at the Data Dissemination Forum on 2014 ASPBI and 2014 STEP

MESSAGE ERNESTO M. PERNIA Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Data Dissemination Forum on 2014 Annual Survey of Philippine Business and Industry (ASPBI) and 2014 Survey on Tourism Establishments in the Philippines (STEP) Makati Shangri-La January 10, 2017 Dr. Lisa Grace Bersales, National Statistician and Civil Registrar General of the country, not just the PSA; Dr. Celia Reyes, continue reading : Message of Secretary Pernia at the Data Dissemination Forum on 2014 ASPBI and 2014 STEP

STATEMENT ON FULL YEAR 2015 OFFICIAL POVERTY STATISTICS as delivered by Dir. Reynaldo R. Cancio of NEDA

STATEMENT ON FULL YEAR 2015 OFFICIAL POVERTY STATISTICS NEDA DEPUTY DIRECTOR-GENERAL ROSEMARIE G. EDILLON as delivered by Dir. Reynaldo R. Cancio of NEDA National Policy and Planning Staff 27 October 2016, 10:00 AM Philippine Statistics Authority, CVEA Building, East Avenue, Quezon City, 1101           Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, members of the continue reading : STATEMENT ON FULL YEAR 2015 OFFICIAL POVERTY STATISTICS as delivered by Dir. Reynaldo R. Cancio of NEDA

NEDA Board approves new civil registry project, changes in two projects

MANILA – In a meeting on July 15, 2015, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Board chaired by President Benigno S. Aquino III, approved the new Civil Registry System Information Technology Project and changes in the NAIA Expressway Phase II and the Daang Hari- SLEX (South Luzon Expressway) Link Road Project. “The approval of continue reading : NEDA Board approves new civil registry project, changes in two projects

PH exports decline on fragile global demand, lower commodity prices in February 2015

MANILA— Philippine merchandise exports recorded a 3.1-percent decline in February 2015 on account of lower sales in agro-based products, manufactures, and petroleum products, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). The Philippine Statistics Authority reported today that total revenue from Philippine exports reached US$4.5 billion in February 2015, down from US$4.7 billion in continue reading : PH exports decline on fragile global demand, lower commodity prices in February 2015

Message of Sec. Balisacan during the 25th National Statistics Month Opening Ceremony

KEYNOTE SPEECH 25th National Statistics Month Opening Ceremony Bayview Park Hotel, Manila 1 October 2014 Dr. ARSENIO M. BALISACAN Director General, National Economic and Development Authority, Secretary for Socioeconomic Planning, and Chairperson, Philippine Statistics Authority Board National Statistician Lisa Grace Bersales, Interim Deputy National Statisticians Lina Castro, Romeo Recide and Paula Monina Collado, Executive Director continue reading : Message of Sec. Balisacan during the 25th National Statistics Month Opening Ceremony

Sec. Balisacan graces PSA’s 1st Anniversary celebration and tree-planting activity

Economic Planning Secretary Arsenio M. Balisacan (2nd from right) was guest of honor at the first anniversary celebration of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) last September 12, at the PSA Complex, East Avenue, Quezon City. Balisacan congratulated the PSA for exemplifying excellence and effectiveness as one of the top 10 government agencies in the country. continue reading : Sec. Balisacan graces PSA’s 1st Anniversary celebration and tree-planting activity

Secretary Balisacan congratulates Zita C. Villa Juan-Albacea, new PSRTI Executive Director

Zita Villa Juan-Albacea took her oath before Economic Planning Secretary and NEDA Director-General (DG) Arsenio M. Balisacan as the Executive Director of the Philippine Statistical Research and Training Institute (PSRTI) on April 24, 2014 at the NEDA Central Office in Pasig City. Albacea completed her bachelor’s (1982, cum laude), master’s (1987), and doctoral (1999) degrees continue reading : Secretary Balisacan congratulates Zita C. Villa Juan-Albacea, new PSRTI Executive Director

Message of Secretary Arsenio M. Balisacan at the 2013 National Demographic and Health Survey Preliminary Report Dissemination Forum

OPENING REMARKS SECRETARY ARSENIO M. BALISACAN Economic Planning Secretary and NEDA Director-General 2013 NATIONAL DEMOGRAPHIC AND HEALTH SURVEY PRELIMINARY REPORT DISSEMINATION FORUM Bayview Park Hotel, Roxas Blvd, Manila City 30 April 2014 Fellow workers from the national government agencies, colleagues from the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), LGUs, civil society, academe, and non-government organizations; ladies and continue reading : Message of Secretary Arsenio M. Balisacan at the 2013 National Demographic and Health Survey Preliminary Report Dissemination Forum

Bersales is new National Statistician, Head of PSA

MANILA—Lisa Grace S. Bersales, former vice-president for planning and finance of the University of the Philippines (UP) System and erstwhile dean of the UP Diliman School of Statistics, is the newly-appointed National Statistician and head of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). Economic Planning Secretary Arsenio M. Balisacan, who is also the PSA Board Chairman, led continue reading : Bersales is new National Statistician, Head of PSA