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Our fair share

There are studies that say poverty incidence in the mining sector has gone up, and there are those that say mining actually has a positive impact on poverty reduction. However, the experience of provinces like Marinduque warns everybody about the envir…

by · Monday, 19 February 2018 · Philippines

Our fair share

There are studies that say poverty incidence in the mining sector has gone up, and there are those that say mining actually has a positive impact on poverty reduction. However, the experience of provinces like Marinduque warns everybody about the envir…

by · Monday, 19 February 2018 · Philippines

Nepal needs to invest 49 pct of GDP in 15 years to attain sustainable development goals

SDGs – a follow-up on Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) which expired in 2015 – is a set of 17 goals and 169 targets covering a broad range of sustainable development issues, including ending poverty and hunger, good health, quality education, and in…

by · Monday, 19 February 2018 · Nepal

Poverty among elderly in Japan

Data shows the steep gap between the haves and have-nots among the elderly population, and large numbers of senior citizens who live below the poverty line do not apply for welfare benefits. The annual white paper on crime by Japan’s Justice Ministry reflects official concern over rising criminality …

by · Sunday, 18 February 2018 · Japan, Philippines

Paralyzed by poverty

After the spat with China in the South China Sea, where the latter’s unchallenged reclamation turned seven of our reefs and shoals into virtual cities, today the Chinese have again invited our collective ire to denounce their presence in Philippine Rise. The chinese reclaimed the seabed in many reefs in …

by · Sunday, 18 February 2018 · China, Philippines

Unemployment Rises By Two Percent

Three years ago, the National Unity Government (NUG) promised to create jobs and stamp out poverty. But today, the situation is worse, Zaki said. “Based on recent assessments, the unemployment rate has increased by two percent and as you know more work…

by · Sunday, 18 February 2018 · Afghanistan

Unemployment Rises By Two Percent

Three years ago, the National Unity Government (NUG) promised to create jobs and stamp out poverty. But today, the situation is worse, Zaki said. “Based on recent assessments, the unemployment rate has increased by two percent and as you know more work…

by · Sunday, 18 February 2018 · Afghanistan
20180213 Moneyish Moon

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by · Friday, 16 February 2018 · North Korea
20180213 Moneyish Moon

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by · Friday, 16 February 2018 · North Korea
20180213 Moneyish Moon

20180213 Moneyish Moon

      

 

 

by · Friday, 16 February 2018 · North Korea