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COVID-19's long-term effects key concern for PH growth

George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 20 2022 09:25 PM

ADB concerned with pandemic’s effects on PH employment

A homeless man sits beside a creek along Recto St. in Divisoria market in Manila on Thursday as pedestrians pass by. Preliminary results of the Asian Development Bank’s COVID-19 Country Assessment report shows the Philippines lagging its neighbors in a return to pre-pandemic growth rates with long-term effects of the pandemic on employment being a key concern.