Cash transfer programs deemed effective in protecting calamity-hit households

CASH TRANSFER programs were able to “effectively” protect typhoon-affected households from falling into extreme poverty, according to a study by the World Bank. “In the aftermath of Typhoon Yolanda (international name: Haiyan) in the Philippines, the country’s 4Ps program proved to be an effective protection against extreme poverty. It was also shown that it raised […]

CIPHER-CORE, Inc. President Addresses Company’s Business Direction

EQS Newswire / 11/01/2023 / 01:05 EST/EDT CIPHER-CORE, Inc. President Addresses Company’s Business Direction AUSTIN, TX / ACCESSWIRE / January 10, 2023 / CIPHER-CORE, Inc. (Pink sheets:CFCI) a provider of end-to-end protection technology for communication systems, a remote authentication technology for IoT system and crypto cash technology. Mr. T. Nakamura CEO, President states he invented the […]

Failure of cash aid program reflects noninclusive growth — political analysts

POLITICAL analysts at the weekend cited the government’s failure to make economic growth inclusive, citing state data that showed 90% of beneficiaries of its conditional cash transfer program remained below the poverty line. “This situation is more a reflection of the failure of the country’s unprecedented economic growth to translate into real economic gains in […]