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Social business key to ending poverty

Social businesses deserve to be promoted in Thailand as they will contribute to the eradication of poverty, a representative of the European Union to …

by · Friday, 18 October 2019 · Thailand

RCBC, Liga ng mga Barangay work towards financial inclusion

… on human capital development, and promoting technology and innovation for self-sustaining and inclusive development towards poverty alleviation.

by · Friday, 18 October 2019 · Philippines

Labella wants poverty reduced

DESPITE Cebu City’s status as the fifth richest city, Mayor Edgardo Labella said it means nothing if the poverty incidence in the city is not reduced.

by · Thursday, 17 October 2019 · Philippines

Pangilinan pushes for steady increase in agri budget

By Mario Casayuran. Opposition Senator Francis “Kiko” Pangilinan said Thursday that Agriculture is the key to eradicating poverty in the Philippines.

by · Thursday, 17 October 2019 · Philippines

Villanueva: Ekonomista returns, analyzes the economy

Lastly, I stumbled upon a news item regarding poverty in the country. The World Bank, apparently, expects that the poverty rate will fall below 20% by …

by · Thursday, 17 October 2019 · Philippines

PH poverty projected to be at 18.7% in 2021: WB

MANILA — Poverty incidence in the Philippines is expected to fall below 20 percent in 2020 and further decline until 2021, a year before President …

by · Thursday, 17 October 2019 · Philippines

WB: PH Poverty Projected To Be At 18.7% In 2021

Poverty incidence in the Philippines is expected to fall below 20 percent in 2020 and further decline until 2021, a year before President Rodrigo …

by · Thursday, 17 October 2019 · Philippines

Children twice as likely to live in poverty than adults

ANKARA. Children are more than twice as likely to live in extreme poverty than adults, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Thursday.

by · Thursday, 17 October 2019 · Turkey

Palace welcomes WB forecast on PH poverty rate

Malacañang welcomed Thursday a World Bank report that poverty rate in the Philippines will fall below 20 percent starting next year. “The latest World …

by · Thursday, 17 October 2019 · Philippines

Lawmaker pushes for bigger agriculture budget

MANILA – As the world observes the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, Senator Francis Pangilinan is pushing for an increase in the …

by · Thursday, 17 October 2019 · Philippines