Doug Barry is a Senior International Trade Specialist in the International Trade Administration’s Global Knowledge Center.
Developing countries have plenty of difficult tasks to overcome while modernizing. The Philippines was a special case, as a 2013 typhoon brought destruction and tragedy to the islands. But some good news has returned to a population inching towards the 100 million mark. For one thing, GDP growth is at 7.2 percent, among the highest growth rates in Asia. Continue Reading →