New year hope - updates

Rappler's latest stories on New year hope


92% of Filipinos hopeful for 2019 – SWS

Dec 31, 2018 - 6:55 PM

Hope for the new year has always been high, but this year's figure is lower than the record high 96% of hopeful Filipinos going into 2018

Fireworks after the opening ceremonies of the Tiendesitas Christmas Tunnel Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

Most Filipinos welcome 2015 with hope – SWS

Dec 26, 2014 - 10:52 PM

UPDATED Nine out of ten Filipinos say they will greet the new year with hope rather than fear

HOPE FOR 2015. Fishermen prepare their fishing net along a shore in Tacloban on the eastern island of Leyte on October 16, 2014 which was devastated by typhoon Haiyan in 2013. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

94% of Filipinos welcome 2014 with hope

Dec 30, 2013 - 11:50 AM

Since SWS first conducted the survey in 2000 Filipinos New Year hope has not gone below 80 with the lowest level ever recorded at 81 in 2004