05 May 2017

From Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella – On UN Special Rapporteur Agnes Callamard’s PH Visit

On the ASEAN + 3 Macroeconomic Research Office Report on the Philippines
The Singapore-based ASEAN + 3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) Report named the Philippines as the top economic performer in the region underscores that amid the political noise, trust and confidence of the market and business in the Duterte administration continue.
We have shown remarkable progress in less than a year in office. Our growth remains one of the highest in the region and the government’s commitment to accelerate infrastructure investments in the next five years will surely improve our competitiveness and living standards and reduce poverty.