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Golden Touch

Consumer Economy Opinion
In Greek mythology, King Midas was granted by the gods the power to turn everything he touched into gold. At first, the proud ruler was delighted with his ...
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PH POVERTY INCIDENCE SEES SIGNIFICANT DROP

Philippines
Poverty in the Philippines has been decreasing significantly in recent years, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority’s 2018 full-year report. The same report shows that overall income in ...
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Palace to work harder to free 6M Pinoys from poverty by 2022

Philippines
By Azer Parrocha, PNA MANILA — Malacañang vowed on Wednesday to “grind daily” to reduce poverty in the country after a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey showed that fewer ...
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Filipinos don’t think they’re poor: SWS

Philippines
The latest results of a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey shows that the number of Filipino families who consider themselves impoverished is at an all-time low. The survey ...
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Mindanao is the country’s food basket, but why are a lot of its people poor?

Opinion
Looking at important statistics about Mindanao, the most glaring is clear: it is the leading producer of many agricultural products and the best growing conditions for many commodities. ...
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