The Philippines (i/ˈfɪlᵻpiːnz/; Filipino:Pilipinas[ˌpɪlɪˈpinɐs]), officially known as the Republic of the Philippines (Filipino:Republika ng Pilipinas), is a sovereignisland country in Southeast Asia situated in the western Pacific Ocean. It consists of about 7,500 islands that are categorized broadly under three main geographical divisions: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The capital city of the Philippines is Manila and the most populous city is Quezon City; both are part of Metro Manila.
The Philippines 2000 platform largely hinged on five major areas:
Peace and Stability
Economic Growth and Sustainable Development
Energy and Power Generation
The Philippines 2000 program formed the core of the Ramos campaign platform in the 1992 elections which largely centered on economic reforms and improved national security and unity.
Effects and legacy
The Philippines 2000 platform was widely successful, making it one of the greatest legacies of the Ramos administration to the Philippines. Ramos was successfully able to open the then-closed Philippine economy and break Marcos-era formed monopolies, especially with regard to Philippine Airlines and the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company, which were privatized and de-monopolized during his tenure. He was also able to resolve the power crisis in the Philippines through privatization of power plants and the construction of new ones. The reforms spurred additional investment into the Philippines.
... with the power of technology through engaging, interactive digital mobile applications that will take Expo visitors on a journey of discovery, allowing them to dive into the nation’s ancestral origin and culture, while introducing the Philippines as a creative nation.
Finally, the CityGovernment had a eureka moment. It dawned on our officials that the sports center was built for, you’ve guessed it, people who engage in sports ... And it wasn’t only them ... New discoveries. The Covid-19 health crisis, which has caused the Philippine economy to shrink nearly 10 percent in 2020, is not as deadly as everyone thought. Dr ... .
This came after Covid-19 cases in some parts of the country continue to experience case surge and the recent discovery of new Covid-19 variants in neighboring provinces in Mindanao... was first discovered in the United Kingdom, while the P.3 was discovered in the Philippines.
The nature of growth is geometric. CLINICAL MATTERS Dr. EdselMaurice T. Salvana. It starts with one ... The nature of infectious diseases is that growth is geometric ... We have had three surges in the Philippines. The first surge occurred last March 2020 coincident with the discovery of community transmission in the Philippines. This surge peaked at 538 cases.
On April 27, the Light it ForwardCebu campaign aims to make 4,000 solar lights to celebrate the 500 years of discovery of Christianity in the Philippines while at the same time caring for the environment. “We are hoping to gather thousands of heroes among Cebuanos to show the world the 500th Quincentennial Commemorations in the Philippines.
"Our discoveries suggest that future studies that look specifically for fossils of small mammals may be very productive, and may tell us a great deal about how environmental changes and human activities have impacted the really exceptionally distinctive biodiversity of the Philippines," according to Ochoa.
(CNN)The Philippines is shell-ebrating after it seized more than 150 tons of fossilized giant clams Friday worth nearly $25 million ... Alongside the Philippine coast guard and other groups, the PCSD seized 324 pieces of giant clam shells worth ₱160 million on Johnson Island on March 3, following a similar discovery in October.
Philippines has threatened to expel a Chinese diplomatic spokesman in Manila in the latest twist of an intensifying row with the superpower over territory in the South China Sea... Since the discovery of the Chinese flotilla last month, Philippines navy has been patrolling near the disputed reef in Spratly Island.