CREDIBLE ANTI-CORRUPTION EFFORTS NEEDED TO GAIN PEOPLE’S TRUST- NEDA

September 11, 2019   MANILA – Citing the Philippine Development Plan’s “malasakit” pillar involving good governance, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) urges all government agencies to be relentless in the enforcement of anti-corruption initiatives with intensified citizen engagement. Undersecretary for Policy and Planning Rosemarie G. Edillon said corruption impedes investments, growth of businesses, continue reading : CREDIBLE ANTI-CORRUPTION EFFORTS NEEDED TO GAIN PEOPLE’S TRUST- NEDA

High economic growth, investments in social dev’t reduced poverty in first half of 2013

MANILA—The Philippine economy’s remarkable growth of 7.7 percent in the first half of 2013, along with the government’s investments in social development programs, significantly reduced poverty in the period, possibly marking the beginning of an appreciable downward trend in poverty incidence, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) continue reading : High economic growth, investments in social dev’t reduced poverty in first half of 2013