A customer counts 1,000 peso bills after converting her dollars at a money shop in the suburban financial district of Makati 24 August 2003 . The Philippine currency, languishing at levels last seen two and a half years ago, is expected to breach its historic low against the US dollar amid persistent political concerns, analysts say. The peso has been hitting records lows recently and is now hovering above the 55-to the dollar mark. AFP PHOTO Joel NITO / AFP PHOTO / JOEL NITO

August 9, 2018 6:07 PM (UTC+8)