Ambisyon Natin 2040 - updates

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NEDA Board approves dev't plan, vows 'inclusive growth' under Duterte

Feb 21, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Through the Philippine Development Plan 2017 2022 the Duterte administration aims to boost GDP growth to 7 8 and reduce the overall poverty rate to 14 in 6 years

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presides over the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Board Meeting at the Malacañan Palace on February 20, 2017. Malacañang Photo

PH gov't opens draft development plan to public comments

Jan 10, 2017 - 7:45 PM

The National Economic and Development Authority gives the public the chance to give comments and suggestions on the plan until 12pm of January 12 2017

OPEN TO PUBLIC. The National Economic and Development Authority released the draft Philippine Development Plan for public review. Photos from NEDA website

Singapore companies told: Invest in PH cities outside Manila

Dec 16, 2016 - 9:24 AM

Singaporean President Tony Tan says his government will support the Duterte administration s push for inclusive economic growth by encouraging Singaporean companies to invest in cities like Cebu and Davao

HELPING HAND. President Tony Tan Keng Yam speaks at the state banquet he hosted in honor of President Rodrigo Duterte on December 15, 2016. Photo by Simeon Celi/Presidential Photo

No poor Filipino by 2040: Can Duterte gov't set the stage?

Dec 04, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Our emphasis now is to shift the focus to the rural areas to agriculture because that is where the poverty has been chronic says chief economist Ernesto Pernia

BPOs need to 'level up' as protection against Trump – NEDA

Nov 15, 2016 - 9:42 PM

With US President elect Donald Trump threatening to bring American firms back home Philippines NEDA says BPOs need to diversify out of call centers

New poverty data: Is poverty falling fast enough?

Oct 29, 2016 - 4:00 PM

UPDATED Over the course of almost a decade we ve seen a yearly reduction of the number of poor people by just 80 000 per year

NEDA: 1.4 million less poor Filipinos in 2015 than in 2009

Oct 27, 2016 - 5:20 PM

The Philippines poverty incidence for 2015 declines to 21 6 compared with 26 3 in 2009

PH imports up 39.3% in May 2016

Jul 26, 2016 - 5:25 PM

Among 11 selected Asian countries only the Philippines posted a double digit growth while other countries declined says NEDA

What's ideal monthly income for family of 4?

Jun 28, 2016 - 5:07 PM

NEDA envisions a family income that will allow Filipinos to own a house a car send kids to school and take vacations

EATING LESS. A Filipino couple tries to feed their children as they share a bowl of rice at a roadside in an urban poor district of Quezon City. File photo by Rolex Dela Pena/EPA

Majority of Filipinos not dreaming of riches – NEDA survey

Mar 31, 2016 - 6:46 PM

The nationwide survey shows that most Filipinos want a simple comfortable life