Philippines

World Bank chief takes swipe at Microsoft gaming deal | ABS-CBN News

Super-rich thrive as COVID-19 pushes millions into poverty. He said he was struck by the scale of Microsoft’s acquisition deal for “Call of Duty” …

by · Thursday, 20 January 2022 · Philippines

Popcom sets blueprint for special protection program for teen mothers – SUNSTAR

… other assistance to safeguard a better quality of life for them and in the process reduce the incidence of poverty and other vulnerabilities.

by · Wednesday, 19 January 2022 · Philippines

House leader seeks expansion of alternative learning system | Philippine News Agency

Joey Salceda said a logical conclusion regarding increased poverty due to the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic is to expand access to ALS.

by · Wednesday, 19 January 2022 · Philippines

Millionaires join non-profits in wealth tax appeal | ABS-CBN News

… enough to fund COVID-19 vaccines for everyone and lift billions out of poverty, groups including non-profits and millionaires said Wednesday.

by · Wednesday, 19 January 2022 · Philippines

Millionaires join non-profits in call for wealth tax | Philstar.com

… poverty, groups including non-profits and millionaires said Wednesday. … people out of poverty and produce vaccines for the entire planet.

by · Wednesday, 19 January 2022 · Philippines

UN chief urges business to help poor nations in ‘hour of need’ – BusinessWorld Online

… hour of need” and warned that without immediate action inequalities and poverty would deepen, fueling more social unrest and more violence.

by · Tuesday, 18 January 2022 · Philippines

Super-rich thrive as COVID-19 pushes millions into poverty | ABS-CBN News

LONDON – The world’s 10 wealthiest people more than doubled their fortunes to $1.5 trillion during the pandemic as poverty rates soared, …

by · Tuesday, 18 January 2022 · Philippines

Bishop expresses solidarity with the poor – Manila Bulletin

Bishop Mercado said poverty is being experienced even by many residents of bigger cities like Manila, Davao and Cebu City.

by · Tuesday, 18 January 2022 · Philippines

‘Water-food-energy nexus vital in poverty‘ | Cai Ordinario – BusinessMirror

ERADICATING hunger and poverty will require governments to explore ways to merge its initiatives in water, food, and energy, according to an …

by · Monday, 17 January 2022 · Philippines

Super-rich thrive as COVID-19 pushes millions into poverty – Rappler

… since the coronavirus pandemic began, while more than 160 million people are estimated to have been pushed into poverty during the health crisis.

by · Monday, 17 January 2022 · Philippines