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June 9, 2017 The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) stressed that sustaining employment figures, while improving related services, is crucial to meeting the government’s key targets in the Philippine Development Plan 2017-2022. In particular, the decreasing unemployment rate must be sustained together with higher job creation to reduce unemployment to around 3 percent by continue reading : IMPROVEMENTS IN EMPLOYMENT MUST BE SUSTAINED TO MEET PDP TARGETS – NEDA

Message of Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia at the 27th Anniversary Celebration of the Philippine Legislators’ Committee on Population and Development

MESSAGE Dr. Ernesto M. Pernia Socioeconomic Planning Secretary and NEDA Director-General 27th Anniversary of the Philippine Legislators Committee on Population and Development Montilla Room, South Wing Annex, House of Representatives, Quezon City October 12, 2016   Chairperson Representative Teddy B. Baguilat; Other members of the Philippine congress; Ladies and gentlemen, good afternoon. It is a continue reading : Message of Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia at the 27th Anniversary Celebration of the Philippine Legislators’ Committee on Population and Development