Philippines

How to attain inclusive growth

The World Bank study of the causes and cures of Philippine poverty identified three major causes of what has been holding the Philippines back …

by · Thursday, 2 August 2018 · Philippines

How kiwi helped lift Liupanshui out of poverty

In the early 1980’s, poverty in Liupanshui was rampant, with more than 80 percent of its people choosing to flee and migrate to nearby provinces to …

by · Thursday, 2 August 2018 · Philippines

New Zealand hails BOl signing, to pursue Mindanao development projects

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) believes the passage of the BOL will increase the country’s chances of meeting its poverty-reduction goals.

by · Wednesday, 1 August 2018 · New Zealand, Philippines

Pernia hopeful of reduction in PH poverty incidence

MANILA — Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia is hopeful of further reduction in the country’s poverty incidence given the sustained …

by · Wednesday, 1 August 2018 · Philippines

NAPC head told: Face charges, avoid going AWOL

Malacañang has National Anti-Poverty Commission Secretary Liza Maza to surrender to authorities following the arrest warrants issued by a local …

by · Tuesday, 31 July 2018 · Philippines

Government may miss poverty incidence, unemployment goals

THE government may miss its poverty incidence and unemployment targets in the medium term, according to the National Economic and …

by · Tuesday, 31 July 2018 · Philippines

Government may miss poverty incidence, unemployment goals

THE government may miss its poverty incidence and unemployment targets in the medium term, according to the National Economic and …

by · Tuesday, 31 July 2018 · Philippines

Nationwide round-up

NATIONAL ANTI-Poverty Commission (NAPC) Secretary Liza L. Maza, who faces an arrest warrant for a double murder charge, should surrender to …

by · Tuesday, 31 July 2018 · Philippines

Palace urges anti-poverty chief to surrender: We can’t have a fugitive as secretary

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, July 31) — Malacañang on Tuesday called on Anti-Poverty Commissioner Liza Maza to surrender, following the arrest …

by · Tuesday, 31 July 2018 · Philippines

Palace asks anti-poverty chief Maza to surrender

MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang on Tuesday called on National Anti-Poverty Commisioner Liza Maza to surrender to authorities after an arrest …

by · Tuesday, 31 July 2018 · Philippines