Philippines

Floridablanca mayor continues gift-giving ‘to alleviate poverty

In a Facebook post on Thursday, Manalansan said, “This gift giving program enables the Local Government Unit to alleviate poverty in the municipality …

by · Friday, 18 January 2019 · Philippines

PH cause-oriented groups join WEF in Davos

Labor leader Leody de Guzman of the Bukluran ng Manggagawang Pilipino noted: “the problem of inequality traces the root causes of poverty, which …

by · Thursday, 17 January 2019 · Philippines

Cebu indigents urged to propose anti-poverty programs

Cebu indigents urged to propose anti-poverty programs … must also be direct proponents of the government’s poverty alleviation programs, an urban …

by · Wednesday, 16 January 2019 · Philippines

Number of Latin Americans in extreme poverty highest since 2008: UN agency

(Reuters) – The number of people living in extreme poverty in Latin America increased in 2017 to the highest level in almost a decade despite an …

by · Tuesday, 15 January 2019 · Philippines

‘Govt efforts to curb inflation will bring relief to more Pinoys’

Although there is a dip in the self-rated poverty results, Malacañang said the government is leaving no stone unturned to sustain high economic …

by · Sunday, 13 January 2019 · Philippines

Palace concedes poverty still high

DAVAO CITY, Philippines — Malacañang has admitted that much still needs to be done to address poverty despite the Social Weather Stations (SWS) …

by · Sunday, 13 January 2019 · Philippines

Palace: Poverty still ‘high,’ but many families ‘to feel more comfort this year’

MALACAÑANG on Sunday said that the poverty incidence in the Philippines is still high, but it expects that many Filipinos would continue to feel more …

by · Sunday, 13 January 2019 · Philippines

Palace admits Philippine poverty still high

By Prince Golez. Amid the slow down in inflation, Malacañang on Sunday acknowledged that many Filipinos remain poor. Spokesperson Salvador …

by · Sunday, 13 January 2019 · Philippines

Palace hails survey showing self-rated poverty fell to 50%

Panelo, meanwhile, assured that the administration’s economic managers are pursuing policies and programs to reduce poverty and propel the …

by · Sunday, 13 January 2019 · Philippines

Palace hails survey showing self-rated poverty fell to 50%

Panelo, meanwhile, assured that the administration’s economic managers are pursuing policies and programs to reduce poverty and propel the …

by · Sunday, 13 January 2019 · Philippines