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Time for Duterte to deliver on ‘golden age’ vow

The Philippine economy boomed last year, lifting a country once regarded as ‘the sick man of Asia’ among the region’s most buoyant and vibrant economic achievers. The Philippines Statistics Authority recently announced that gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 6.7% in 2017, among the fastest clips in East Asia lagging only China (6.9%) and Vietnam (6.8%). […]