Philippines to Receive More US Aid in 2010

The United States will be giving up to USD135.1 million in development and security assistance to the Philippines throughout 2010. This is

from the 2009 funding of USD199.7 million, Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Alberto Romulo noted in a statement obtained by Business World.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.