Special Report

A FOOD SHORTAGE

Expect a food shortage in the coming years. Production of major agricultural products is down.  Rice prices have collapsed, thanks to unabated importations.  Because rice prices have collapsed, it is now hugely unprofitable for Filipino […]

Special Report

DUTERTE, ROCK STAR

On Monday, July 22, 2019, the nation heard President Duterte make a litany of his achievements of the past three years and the challenges he faces in the remainder of his six-year presidency. Duterte has […]

Latest Issues

GOVERNOR BEN DIOKNO’S DREAM

Low inflation, low interest rates, high growth rates, deeper financial inclusion using technology. On these four core policy thrusts will public management expert and political economist Benjamin E. Diokno, 71, be remembered by the Filipino […]

Government

DUTERTENOMICS DELIVERS

By Antonio S. Lopez Shortly after Rodrigo Roa Duterte took power on June 30, 2016, his National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) revealed a study on the problems and aspirations of Filipinos in the next […]

Special Report

CENTENNIAL JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR

The Rotary Club of Manila gave me last Thursday June 6, 2019, the coveted “Journalist of the Year” award on its 100th year.  RCM is Asia’s first and oldest Rotary Club and the oldest fraternity […]