FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT                                    
  (BOP Concept)                                      
  in million US dollars                                      
            Monthly       Year-on-Year Growth Rate  
  2008 2009 p/ Cumulative Year-to-Date  
  Item Jan Feb     Jan Feb   2007   2008   2009 p/   Feb   2008 2009  
  Non-Resident Investments in the Phils. 27 90 13 16 1418 117 29 -82.2 -91.7 -75.2  
   
  Equity capital 82 35 54 10 584 117 64 -71.4 -80.0 -45.3  
  Placements 115 68 59 14 662 183 73 -79.4 -72.4 -60.1  
  Withdrawals 33 33 5 4 78 66 9 -87.9 -15.4 -86.4  
   
  Reinvested earnings, net -89 -71 17 11 225 -160 28 115.5 -171.1 117.5  
   
  Other capital, net 34 126 -58 -5 609 160 -63 -104.0 -73.7 -139.4  
                                                 
   
  p/ Preliminary.