By Jerry E. Esplanada
Despite the country’s impressive economic growth, which averaged 5.4 percent a year during the past decade, the overall labor market scenario has been “less positive,” limiting progress on social development and inclusive growth, a joint study by the International Labor Organization (ILO) and the Asian Development Bank said.
By Gil C. Cabacungan
Speaker Feliciano Belmonte has agreed with the view of the political opposition that the Aquino administration has failed to spread the benefits of a robust economy in the last four years to majority of Filipinos.
By Gabriel Cardiñoza
The government aims to lure millions more international tourists to the country by 2016 to create more jobs and reduce the unemployment rate, Tourism Secretary Ramon Jimenez Jr. said here on Monday.
By Ernesto Ordoñez
We cannot have inclusive growth unless we address agriculture.
By Amy R. Remo
The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the country’s biggest business organization, has pressed the enactment of a Competition Law to further boost investments and employment as well as ensure inclusive growth.