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Inclusive growth has been defined by the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) as a sustained growth that creates jobs, draws the majority into the economic and social mainstream, and continuously reduces mass poverty. To achieve this goal, development in rural areas has become imperative. Also, the presence of sustainable rural…

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Tycoon Ramon Ang is still patiently waiting for the discussions to acquire Solar Entertainment Corp. to be completed, indicating that his interest to buy out the network is still on the table. “Magandang assets ’yung mga iyon. Kaibigan natin yung may-ari nun eh. Nung nag-uusap, mukhang ok na [Solar TV…

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To engender real economic development, a middle class is an important ingredient. A middle class is basically defined as the socioeconomic group between the working class and the aristocracy or upper class. Such a definition is not very helpful in understanding what a middle class is, and how it can…

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Philippine merchandise exports in April 2013 contracted by 12.8 percent to reach $4.041 billion from the $4.328 billion recorded in the same month of 2012, data from the National Statistics Office (NSO) said on Tuesday. Receipts from merchandise exports on a monthly basis decreased by 6.7 percent from $4.329 billion…

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Improving the quality of life through poverty reduction should be the focus of the country’s post-2015 development agenda, according to the Philippines’ civil society organizations (CSOs). As a response to the global civil society campaign pushing for a strong and legitimate successor framework to the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), about…

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The group of business tycoon Lucio Tan is “seriously looking into the proposal” of two interested investors offering to acquire his 51-percent stake in Philippine Airlines Inc. (PAL), the airline’s top official said. Ramon Ang, PAL president, told reporters that LT Group is in talks with two groups and is…

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