At COP27 crunch time, civil society decry PH’s ‘lack of strong voice at negotiating table’

At COP27 crunch time, civil society decry PH's 'la …

'Unity must not just be a catchphrase; it must be embodied through actions for the benefit of current and future generations,' says a statement signed by representatives of Philippine civil society and social movements MANILA, Philippines – As the 2022 United Nations (UN) Climate Change Conference enters crunch time, representatives of Philippine civil society and social movements at COP27 expressed their disappointment over the “status and...

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Intellasia East Asia News – 19.7 million Pinoys received booster shots

Intellasia East Asia News - 19.7 million Pinoys re …

At least 19.7 million Filipinos nationwide have received their booster shots against COVID, the Department of Health (DOH) reported yesterday. “This is around 25 percent of all eligible population,” DOH officer-in-charge Maria Rosario Vergeire told a press briefing yesterday. The DOH had earlier set a boosters target of 30 percent or 23.4 million of the eligible population of 78 million by October 8, the 100th day of the Marcos administration....

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Intellasia East Asia News – BSP pushes key rate to 14-year high

Intellasia East Asia News - BSP pushes key rate to …

As expected, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) delivered an aggressive 75-basis-point rate hike, bringing the benchmark rate to a 14-year high of five percent to help insulate the Philippine economy from external headwinds and exchange rate fluctuations that could further entrench price pressures. In a virtual press conference, BSP Governor Felipe Medalla announced that the interest rates on the overnight deposit and lending facilities were...

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Intellasia East Asia News – 100 days into his term, Marcos shares his key achievements as president

Intellasia East Asia News - 100 days into his term …

Assembling the “best and the brightest” to serve in his administration and putting up a “functional” government are what President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. considers as his key achievements in his first 100 days in office, which also saw him grapple with challenges like rising oil prices and the lingering effects of the pandemic. Speaking before officers and members of the Manila Overseas Press Club, Marcos said his administration still enjoys the...

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Filipino Foods

Filipino Foods

Pinoy pork barbecueOne of the most popular Filipino foods is Pinoy pork barbecue. This barbecue is almost a balance of salty, sweet, and sour. The dominant flavors are sweet and salty, with an undertone of lemon or vinegar. To achieve the best balance of flavors and textures, make sure to adjust the marinade to your taste. Pinoy pork barbecue is made of thinly sliced pork pieces marinated in a special marinade. The pork is typically grilled...

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Intellasia East Asia News – Philippines on track towards strong recovery

Intellasia East Asia News - Philippines on track t …

Philippine economic managers are confident that the country is on track towards a strong recovery from the impact of the global health crisis. Budget Secretary Amenah Pangandaman shared her optimism during the “PH Dialogue: Economic Performance and Outlook” co-organised by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’ Investor Relations Group (BSP-IRG), the Philippine Embassy and Philippine Trade and Investment Centre, and the Department of Finance (DOF)....

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