Pandemic disrupts PHL’s sustainable development gains: Chua

THE COUNTRY’S progress towards achieving the sustainable development goals (SDGs) laid out by the United Nations has been affected by the pandemic, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Karl Kendrick T. Chua said.  “We will be seeing some changes, but it doesn’t mean that they are insurmountable. We have seen some of these indicators where we have significant […]

NEDA’s Chua names infrastructure, innovation, climate change as priorities

SOCIOECONOMIC PLANNING Secretary Karl Kendrick T. Chua said he will focus on infrastructure, innovation and climate change before he steps down as head of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). Speaking at a forum arranged by the Philippine Institute for Development Studies, Mr. Chua said NEDA is also preparing for the country’s post-pandemic needs […]