Are there unreliable web sites/pages that provides news in the Philippines?

Answer: Yes Many of  the new web sites/pages that mostly appeared during 2016 election that provides news states unreliabilty of contents on their respective disclaimer, some are purely sattire or entirely fake news. Here are some of the links: Agila News – agilanews.wordpress.com Mosquito Press – mosquitopress.tumblr.com So What’s News – sowhatsnews.wordpress.com Eritas Times – […]

Can Social Media (Posts) Help (Or Hurt) You In Your Job Search?

ANSWER. Yes. “Social media is a primary vehicle of communication today, and because much of that communication is public, it’s no surprise some recruiters and hiring managers are tuning in,” says Rosemary Haefner, VP of HR at CareerBuilder. REFERENCE: http://www.forbes.com/sites/jacquelynsmith/2013/04/16/how-social-media-can-help-or-hurt-your-job-search/#7a0880a324fd CONTRIBUTOR: SAKURA RIO MAGTANGGOL

Does political instability affect economic growth?

ANSWER: Yes. Political instability adversely affects growth by lowering the rates of productivity growth and, to a smaller degree, physical and human capital accumulation. REFERENCE: This is based on an empirical paper published in 2013. Link is http://­www.sciencedirect.com­/science/article/­pii/S0176268012000675 *free registration required to access How does political instability affect economic growth? sciencedirect.com Sep 8 at 5:26pm […]

Do you have to be popular or the best president to be Chair of the ASEAN Summit? [Was Pres. Duterte chosen because of his popularity and recent performance?]

ANSWER: No According to Article 31 of the ASEAN Charter, the Chairmanship of ASEAN shall rotate annually, based on the alphabetical order of the English names of Member States. A Member State assuming the Chairmanship shall chair the ASEAN Summit and related summits, the ASEAN Coordinating Council, the three ASEAN Community Councils, relevant ASEAN Sectoral […]