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PH economic officials lure US capital experts

“We seek a more dynamic and competitive economy to bring down poverty rates and create more opportunities for our people. The economic team …

by · Thursday, 18 April 2019 · Philippines

DFA chief: Invest more on weaponry, ‘stop throwing money at poverty

DFA chief: Invest more on weaponry, ‘stop throwing money at poverty‘ … that we gotta stop throwing money at poverty and throw it at weaponry.”.

by · Thursday, 18 April 2019 · Philippines

India will be poverty free only after Congress ouster: Rajnath

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday mocked Congress’s promises to eradicate poverty, and said India will actually be freed of poverty the …

by · Thursday, 18 April 2019 · India, Thailand

Xi advocates all-out effort to end poverty | # AsiaNewsNetwork

President Xi Jinping urged all-out efforts to achieve the goal of eliminating poverty in China within two years in his three-day inspection tour of …

by · Wednesday, 17 April 2019 · China, Thailand

Under Cong, poverty of its leaders was eradicated: Gadkari

Senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari said here on Wednesday that four generations of the Nehru-Gandhi family have promised to eradicate poverty without …

by · Wednesday, 17 April 2019 · Thailand

Beyond the data: What does being poor in the PHL mean?

“That’s what an absolute poverty line is—the same metric—so we know if the proportion is going down, [going] up or staying the same. The message is …

by · Wednesday, 17 April 2019 · Philippines

Bayanihan for the environment

… works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries, initiated the tree parenting activity last April 9 at the Baguio District in Davao City.

by · Wednesday, 17 April 2019 · Philippines

Economic managers tout infrastructure, reform gains to US businessmen

“We seek a more dynamic and competitive economy to bring down poverty rates and create more opportunities for our people,” he said at the …

by · Wednesday, 17 April 2019 · Philippines

Germany Pledges Over $66M For Afghanistan

… lives not overshadowed by poverty, displacement, violence or extremism. Today, Germany committed to continue its support in fighting corruption, …

by · Wednesday, 17 April 2019 · Afghanistan

World Bank making women’s entrepreneurship a priority

Abolishing the myriad of obstacles for African women to become entrepreneurs must be a priority on a continent where poverty continues to grow, …

by · Wednesday, 17 April 2019 · Philippines