However, the GECS
Q2 2019 findings reveal the employment index falling sharply in Pakistan, denting confidence.
"The KWF is providing retooling courses to SUCs to encourage the use of Filipino in teaching GECs
. We hope that if more SUCs use Filipino as a medium of instruction, even private education institutions will follow," Almario said in a press conference on Monday at the NCCA office in Intramuros, Manila.
Instead, he explained the CHED memorandum merely makes the it optional for General Education Courses (GEC
) in college to be taught in either English or Filipino.
For Q1 2019, the global orders index was virtually unchanged in the latest GECS
. This index held up better than confidence in recent quarters and underscores the message that GECS
is pointing to slower global growth this year but not a major collapse.
"Indeed, it is notable that despite a dip in overall confidence, there was a sharp improvement in the government spending [index]," GECS
fell sharply in the fourth quarter of 2018, according to the GECS
. As with global confidence, it, too, is at its lowest level since 2009.
Commenting on the findings, ACCA Pakistan head Sajjeed Aslam said, 'Despite overall confidence in South Asia holding up better than elsewhere in the world, economic sentiment in Pakistan is now at its second-lowest level since the GECS
series began in 2009.'
Other reasons include an increase in non-oil exports on the back of strong global growth, extra spending ahead of the 2020bWorld Expo and a less restrictive fiscal Policy," GECS
According to ACCA's recent Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS
) there is cause for optimism.
The latest Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS
) found that global economic confidence is at its highest level in years, with strong growth since the start of 2017.
XIST was found to be overrepresented in glioma endothelial cells (GECs
), and XIST knockdown increased permeability of the brain-tumor barrier (BTB) and inhibited glioma angiogenesis, which may have beneficial effects on GBM treatment.
ISLAMABAD -- The global economic outlook remains positive, despite a slight drop in confidence, compared to the last couple of years, according to the latest Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS
) released on Friday.