Naia privatization to boost PHL competitiveness
Most commercial airports in the world are government-managed because of the huge financial requirements needed to build and run them. An airport complex must have a series of runways and taxiways; lighting fixtures for the whole aerodrome; a passenger ...
In choosing female leaders, US trails many countries
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In Asia, Corazon Aquino eschewed the opulence of the toppled Ferdinand Marcos's regime and the traditional Malacanang Palace during her six-year Philippine presidency. Today, In South America, Chile's President Michelle Bachelet is serving her second ...
Philippines leans to strongmen Duterte, Marcos as poll nears
After six years of relatively steady government under outgoing President Benigno Aquino, son of slain opposition leader Benigno Aquino and former president Corazon Aquino, you might have thought Filipinos would be looking for more of the same.
The Philippine election could shake up rising tiger's economy
Once Asia's "sick man," the nation of 101 million people has earned World Bank praise as the continent's "rising tiger" under outgoing leader Benigno Aquino III, posting average six-year growth of 6.2 percent, the fastest since the 1970s. Aquino can't ...