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Employment generation has remained one of the biggest mysteries of Modi government’s five years – a debate that has led to more questions than answers. The protracted delay in the release of the National Sample
President Duterte is likely to sign the long delayed 2019 budget program before the Holy Week break next week, Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles said. The President, he said, might veto some parts of the appropriations
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has poured cold water on the idea of a national government to save the country from political deadlock, saying the law must be studied carefully, but it would be premature to
A senior minister and close aide to Indonesian President Joko Widodo has blasted former army general Prabowo Subianto over “lies” about corruption during a campaign rally on 7 Apr 19. Mr Prabowo had charged that
With only two weeks left until Indonesia’s presidential election on 17 Apr 19, it is only natural for supporters of both presidential nominees—current president Joko “Jokowi” Widodo and his rival, ex-army general Prabowo Subianto—to ramp