March 28 (Bloomberg) -- Philippine Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima talks about the country's credit rating upgrade by Fitch Ratings and the outlook for the nation's economy.
The Philippines achieved investment
grade for the first time as Fitch raised its assessment, rewarding President Benigno Aquino for leading a growth resurgence after lagging its peers for decades. Purisima speaks with Susan Li on Bloomberg Television's "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)