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Group: Tax rich to fund vaccines for poor hit by Covid-19 pandemic | The Associated Press

LONDON—Anti-poverty organization Oxfam called Monday for governments to impose a one-time 99-percent tax on the world’s billionaires and use the …

by · Monday, 17 January 2022 · Philippines

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

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

by · Monday, 17 January 2022 · Philippines

World’s 10 richest men doubled wealth during Covid: report | Philstar.com

A confederation of charities that focus on alleviating global poverty, Oxfam said the billionaires’ wealth rose more during the pandemic more than it …

by · Monday, 17 January 2022 · Philippines

World’s 10 richest men doubled wealth during COVID: report | ABS-CBN News

The world’s 10 wealthiest men doubled their fortunes during the first two years of the coronavirus pandemic as poverty and inequality soared, …

by · Monday, 17 January 2022 · Philippines

Cynthia vows to give a boost to ailing livestock industry – Politiko

“The livestock sector comprising cattle, hogs, poultry and dairy should be able to guarantee food security and reduce poverty in the countryside …

by · Sunday, 16 January 2022 · Philippines

Chiz Escudero to gov’t: Generate more jobs under ‘Build, Build, Build’ program – Manila Bulletin

Escudero also noted that poverty incidence has also gone up last year to 23.7 percent, which means 26.14 million Filipinos were living below the …

by · Sunday, 16 January 2022 · Philippines

Cabaero: Driving people into poverty – SUNSTAR

Cabaero: Driving people into poverty. Nini Cabaero. January 16, 2022. – A A +. The signs are everywhere. Parents losing jobs and being …

by · Saturday, 15 January 2022 · Philippines

Beating breadlines | Harald Eustachius A. Tomintz – BusinessMirror

The word “breadline” is sometimes used in English to mean the poverty threshold. It is a number that determines whether a person is poor in the …

by · Thursday, 13 January 2022 · Philippines

CDO’s poverty incidence at 17.4% for 1st semester 2021: PSA | Philippine News Agency

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – Poverty incidence in this city in the past three years slightly went up to 17.4 percent, according to the Philippine …

by · Wednesday, 12 January 2022 · Philippines

World Bank demands faster G20 debt relief as poor nations squeezed – Rappler

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by · Wednesday, 12 January 2022 · Philippines