MANILA, Philippines — Share prices started the week on a positive note, gaining nearly 30 points as investors turned hopeful the economy is on its way to recovery.

The PSEi closed at 5,997.14, up 29.18 points or 0.48 percent, while the broader All Shares index gained 13.30 points, or 0.37 percent, to finish at 3,590.68.


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