Challenges face the Philippines as population hits 100 million

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The population of the Philippines has officially hit 100 million people.
While the milestone was celebrated with much hoopla and pride, it also highlights the social and economic challenges facing the country.

Challenges facing the Philippines as population hit 100M

Challenges facing the Philippines as population hit 100M

The population of the Philippines has officially hit 100 million people. While the milestone was celebrated with much hoopla and pride, it also highlights the social and economic challenges facing the country. Barnaby Lo reports.

For more on the Philippines population growth and what it means for the economy, CCTV America spoke to Dr. Andrew Mason in Hawaii. He’s a Senior Fellow at the East-West Center and a Professor of Economics at the University of Hawaii.

What the Philippines population growth means for its economy

What the Philippines population growth means for its economy

For more on the Philippines population growth and what it means for the economy, CCTV America spoke to Dr. Andrew Mason in Hawaii. He's a Senior Fellow at the East-West Center and a Professor of Economics at the University of Hawaii.