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Philippines' robust Q3 growth beats expectations, outlook less certain

The Philippines became developing Asia's fastest- growing major economy in President Rodrigo Duterte's first three months in office, officials said on Nov 17.


THE Philippine economy grew at its fastest pace in more than three years in July-September, most of President Rodrigo Duterte's first 100 days in office, setting him up to meet the ambitious target he set for the year.

Mr Duterte's government was quick to take advantage of...

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