"Latest Trend In Education In The Philippines 2011" Essays and Research Papers

  • Latest Trend In Education In The Philippines 2011

    Education in the Philippines The system of education in the Philippines was patterned both from the educational systems of Spain and the United States. However, after the liberation of the Philippines in 1946, the systems have changed radically. The Department of Education (or DepEd) administers the whole educational system, which also includes the allocation of funds utilized for school services and equipment (such as books, school chairs, etc.), recruitment of teachers for all public schools...

    College, Education, High school 1517  Words | 5  Pages

  • Latest Economic Problem of the Philippines

    Economic Problems of the Philippines Economic problems of the Philippines are very similar to those being battled by other underdeveloped and developing nations. After a long tryst with colonization, the nation is now grappling with increased imports and a mixed economy that is still to stabilize. The Republic of the Philippines is located in Southeast Asia and Manila is its capital city. The country comprises 7,107 islands and ranks as the 12th most populous country in the world. Like most other...

    Economic system, Economies, Macroeconomics 1163  Words | 4  Pages

  • Education in the Philippines

    Education in the Philippines During the period of colonization by the United States, Education in the Philippines changed radically, modeled on the system of Education in the United States of the time. After theSecond World War, changes in the US system were no longer automatically reflected in the Philippines, which has since moved in various directions of its own. Filipino children may enter public school at about age four, starting from Nursery up to Kindergarten. At about seven years of age...

    College, High school, Higher education 1816  Words | 5  Pages

  • Mintel Consumer Trends 2011

    reveals consumer trends for 2011 While consumers are still reeling from the aftershock created by the global economic crisis, lessons have been learnt, behaviours changed and consumer adaptability has created a new way of life. With that in mind, Mintel predicts nine key consumer trends for the year ahead, examining how long term behaviour has been implicated. In 2011, consumers are living for the long term with attitudes inspired by a changed value set. Alexandra Smith, Global Trends Analyst at Mintel...

    Consumer, Consumer protection, Retirement 1264  Words | 3  Pages

  • Quality Education in the Philippines

    Improved quality of education in the Philippine schools We know that Philippines country is rich in agriculture and economics. But don't you know that Philippines are one of the top that is great in terms of education. And I can prove that in simply observing the status of my country and surveys in the rank of schools. Literacy rate in the Philippines has improved a lot over the last few years- from 72 percent in 1960 to 94 percent in 1990. This is attributed to the increase in both the number...

    ASEAN, Education, High school 2145  Words | 6  Pages

  • education

    CHAPTER II Review of Related Literature Related Literature History of World Education With the gradual rise of more complex civilizations in the river valleys of Egypt and Babylonia, knowledge became too complicated to transmit directly from person to person and from generation to generation. To be able to function in complex societies, man needed some way of accumulating, recording, and preserving his cultural heritage. So with the rise of trade, government, and formal religion came the invention...

    Elementary school, Junior school, Kindergarten 869  Words | 2  Pages

  • Philippine Education

    Philippine Education: Child Labor in Relation to Education Gabrielle Campos Veloso Dr. Elineth Suarez Coomunication in English II 23 January 2009 Gabrielle Campos Veloso Dr. Suarez Communication in English II 23 January 2009 Philippine Education: Child Labor in Relation to Education The Philippines faces the issue of child labor because the state has failed to exercise the proper actions in order to take control of the situation. It has, like the US, set a minimum age of...

    College, Education, High school 2257  Words | 7  Pages

  • Issue on Philippines' Education

    expand access to preschool and primary education. The necessary laws for the promotion and protection of education are also in place. These include: the Barangay (Village) Day Care Center Law, which calls for the establishment of educational and day care centres in every village; the Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) Act, which mandates all villages to have day care centres and early learning institutions for children; and, the Governance of Basic Education Act of 2001, which promotes school-based...

    Early childhood education, Education, Educational stages 1034  Words | 3  Pages

  • Trends in Education

    Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into Educational technology. (Discuss) Proposed since May 2011. This article is written like a personal reflection or essay rather than an encyclopedic description of the subject. Please help improve it by rewriting it in an encyclopedic style. (March 2011) Shortly after the internet explosion of the 1990s, technology was immediately integrated into the classrooms. Technology, even though symbolizes advancement...

    Education, Educational psychology, Educational technology 2300  Words | 7  Pages

  • Unesco in the Philippines, Unesco and Its Effects on the Philippine Education System

    With the K+12 style of education being implemented in the Philippines, one must wonder what factors that prompted policy makers to implement this form of educational system. According to the Department of Education (2012, http://www.gov.ph/k-12/), K+12 is there to provide sufficient time for mastery of concepts and skills, develop lifelong learners, and prepare graduates for tertiary education, middle level skills development, employment and entrepreneurship. This is all well and good in paper but...

    Education, High school, Higher education 2077  Words | 6  Pages

  • Is the Philippines Ready for Borderless Education?

    Cayos TM 281 1999-58057 Third Paper Is the Philippines ready for Borderless Education? An Assessment of the absorption capability of the present Philippine Education System for e-learning courses. In view of the directions towards a Knowledge-Based Economy, one of the challenges is ensuring that the country is connected to the present economic trend. In education, a lot of online learning systems have been introduced, and developed. This furthers...

    Adult education, Curriculum, Education 1002  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Philippines: No Other Place But Up The Philippines is considered one of the fastest growing economies in Southeast Asia. As of 21st century, the country is a member in several international organizations’ including the APEC, Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and World Trade Organization (WTO). In addition the Philippines also have a lot of trading partners and trade agreements. Though, the Philippines have suffered negative balance of trade for many years. In January of 2013, the...

    Corazon Aquino, Human Development Index, International trade 1478  Words | 4  Pages

  • Trends and Issues in Education

    advanced in medical care, communications, and care exploration in space and into the depths of the ocean as well as restoration of our damaged environment. To address the dawning of the millennium, what should the 21st century education be? According to Bilbao (2012), education should be “bold that breaks away from the mold”. It will be flexible, creative, challenging and complex. It should address a rapidly changing world, filled with new problems but with new possibilities. How then should the curriculum...

    21st century, Curriculum, Education 1261  Words | 5  Pages

  • Trends and Issues in Education

    Future Needs Change Current Issues and Trends in Education Historically education has changed over the years to meet the needs of children, and their ever changing mold. Society and governance has changed over history to save children from abuse, starvation, and provide educational opportunities but has not completely succeeded in these areas within minority classes. The educational gap between whites, blacks, and Hispanics is astoundingly large. This gap extends to healthcare, gun violence...

    African American, Assassination, Change 1250  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philosophical Movement that Shaped Philippine Education

    During the pre-colonial period, education was still decentralized. Children were provided with more vocational training but fewer academics. Philippine schools were headed by parents or by their tribal tutors. They employed a unique writing system known as baybayin. Spanish Period  When the Spanish first arrived in Manila, they were surprised to find a population with a literacy rate higher than that of Madrid.  During the early Spanish period, most education was conducted by religious orders...

    Education, Ferdinand Marcos, First Philippine Republic 1126  Words | 4  Pages

  • Education and Philippine Government

    give research support for K to 12 Author : Tarra Quismundo Philippine Daily Inquirer Article : Australian Ambassador to the Philippines Bill Tweddell and Philippine education officials opened recently the Assessment, Curriculum and Technology Research Centre (ACTRC). Located at the University of the Philippines (UP) College of Education building in Diliman, Quezon City, the facility will focus on research in support of the Philippines’ implementation of the K to 12  program, which is covered by...

    College, Corazon Aquino, Curriculum 923  Words | 4  Pages

  • Sex Education in the Philippines

    Why sex education benefits Filipino elemantary and high school students The planned inclusion of sex education in both primary and secondary schools has sparked a great deal of arguments and debates in the Philippines. Since the proposed incorporation of sex education in elementary and high school curriculum pushed by Education Secretary Mona Valisno, various groups have started to voice out their opinion either agreeing or disagreeing with the said notion. More so, a great majority of the inhabitants...

    College, Education, Filipino language 938  Words | 3  Pages

  • Latest trends in marketing

    The Recent and Latest Trends in Marketing Businesses usually succeed due to two basic factors and both relate to investments. Firstly, it is the capital that must be invested in order to get the returns. Secondly, it is the investments made on your advertising and marketing tactics that must be well planned, strategized, executed and implemented in order to ensure that your business flourishes. There are basically two methods of marketing a product. Using traditional marketing methods like advertising...

    Advertising, Affiliate marketing, Brand 1021  Words | 3  Pages

  • K+12 Education Program

     What is K to 12? “K to 12” stands for kindergarten plus 12 years of elementary and secondary education. This educational system for basic and secondary education is widely adopted around the world. DepEd Secretary Armin Luistro presented the Basic Education Sector Reform Agenda (BESRA) last March in the annual membership meeting of the Philippine Business for Education (PBEd). BESRA, as a package of reform initiatives, considers K to 12 as the flagship reform strategy. The objective of the program...

    College, Education, Education in the United States 1296  Words | 4  Pages

  • Issues in Philippine Education

    Issues in Philippine Education: In Retrospect They say that education is the best social leveler. They say that it is the very answer to poverty, corruption, hate, and ignorance. If it really is like many people believe it is, then the study of the key educational, ergo curricular, issues in the Philippines is a significant endeavor that needs serious pair of eyes, ears and hands. According to the IBON Facts and Figures, the literacy rate in the Philippines has regressed a lot over the last ten...

    Alternative education, Curriculum, Education 1611  Words | 5  Pages

  • Education Policy Issues in the Philippines

    largely on education.1 Consequently, it is agreed that the development of the human resources of a nation is the ultimate determinant of the country’s growth and development. Specifically, the country’s ability to develop the knowledge and know how of its people in order to make them productive contributors to the nations economy, determines to a large extent the “character and pace of its socio-economic development”2. Furthermore, it is increasingly acknowledged that higher education is a “driver...

    Education, Further education, Gymnasium 2485  Words | 7  Pages

  • Legal Basis of Philippine Education

    primary school for boys and girls in each town of the country. ACT NO. 74 OF 1901: Enacted into law by the Philippine Commission, the Act created the Department of Public Instruction, laid the foundations of the public school system in the Philippines, provided for the establishment of the Philippine Normal School in Manila and made English as the medium of instruction. (In 1949, the Philippine Normal School was made a teachers' college by virtue of RA 416  and, in 1991, it became a full-pledge university...

    College, Education, High school 939  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Newscasters

    Comparison and contrast between Male and female news anchors in the Philippines If the world of mass media is dominated by men, would it be more powerful and more effective? What if females rule the news industry, will the audience feel more on the softer side of the news story? The distinction of men and women existed even before the written history of the Philippines. Women were limited when it comes to expressing their thoughts, opinions, and skills. However, in the present generation, gender...

    Audience, Gender, Male 954  Words | 3  Pages

  • Education Systems in Australia and in the Philippines

    EDUCATION SYSTEMS IN AUSTRALIA AND IN THE PHILIPPINES _Submitted By: Angelu Tolentino_ Education is the process by which a person gains knowledge. It is considered as one of the essential needs for human survival, that is why most countries' future depends on educating its people. The financial/economical issues and traditions lead countries to different educational routes. Although Australia and the Philippines may have some similarities, both countries' education systems differ in many ways....

    College, Education, Education in the United States 976  Words | 4  Pages

  • PHILIPPINES

    BACKGROUND Tourism is a major contributor to the economy of the Philippines, contributing 5.9% to the Philippine GDP in 2011. The country's rich biodiversity is the main tourist attraction of the Philippines. Its beaches, mountains, rainforests, islands and diving spots are among the country's most popular tourist destinations. The country's rich historical and cultural heritage is also one of the attractions of the Philippines. The Philippine tourism industry flourished in the 1970s and early 1980s but...

    Congress of the Philippines, Constitution of the Philippines, Corazon Aquino 985  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Basic Education Curriculum

    PHILIPPINE BASIC EDUCATION CURRICULUM What is Basic Education Curriculum? Basic Education Curriculum (BEC), this is a form of tool which will stand as one point of learning areas as adequate for the development of competencies starting from Basic education up to the second level of which is renounced as High School. This will focus more on developing knowledge, skills, habits and attitudes through the guidance of educationalist assigned. As for 2015, wide grounding has been made for the Philippine...

    College, Curriculum, Education 1951  Words | 7  Pages

  • Philippine Education and Democratic Governance

    Reaction Paper: Philippine Education and Democratic Governance According to a blogger, Education is a long term solution to the problems that we face. That's why we have to be extremely careful about the decisions that we make regarding this because the effects would ripple through generations. The Philippine education problems, I believe, remains unchanged. There are a lot of classrooms that is not conducive for learning. Also, the quality of education is inadequate. There are not enough textbooks...

    Economy of the Philippines, Education, English language 857  Words | 3  Pages

  • Public Education in the Philippines

    Literacy rate in the Philippines has improved a lot over the last few years- from 72 percent in 1960 to 94 percent in 1990. This is attributed to the increase in both the number of schools built and the level of enrollment in these schools. The number of schools grew rapidly in all three levels - elementary, secondary, and tertiary. From the mid-1960s up to the early 1990, there was an increase of 58 percent in the elementary schools and 362 percent in the tertiary schools. For the same period...

    College, Education, High school 793  Words | 3  Pages

  • Analysis of the Macroeconomic Environment in the Philippines

    In the Philippines: Today, as of the second quarter of the 2013, the Philippines’ sees unemployment at the rate of 7.5%, an increase from the 1st quarters 7.1%. Even with this slight upward movement, the country is still below its average in the past decade of 8.6%. In the latest results of the April 2013 Labor Force Survey (LFS), the National Statistics Office reported that the number of agricultural workers decreased from an estimated 12.47 million in April 2012 to 11.84 million in April 2013...

    Economics, Economy, Employment 569  Words | 3  Pages

  • Education

    STATE OF PHILIPPINE EDUCATION By: Bro. Armin A. Luistro FSC (DepEd Secretary) In our present time , there are many speculation spoken by different people, regarding the implementation of the new Curriculum , K to 12.There are many question still hanging on ,Is it the solution to our poverty , underemployment and unemployment.? Does K to 12 curriculum basically enhance our students knowledge? Does this curriculum eliminates at lessen poverty in our country. Our...

    Curriculum, Economic system, Education 623  Words | 4  Pages

  • Current Trends in Education

    Running head: CURRENT TRENDS IN EDUCATION Current Trends in Education Current Trends in Education The trends in human resource management and its implications for education are altering. Several trends are innovative and are a result of the economy, while others are escalating as a result of new regulations, new types of degrees and education, and the type of people employed. The purpose of this paper is to inform the reader of several of these current trends. The trends that seems the most...

    Education, Human resource management, Human resources 1640  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippine Economics

    Philippines I. Crisis The Philippines entered the crisis on a sound footing relative to its major East and Southeast Asian neighbors (except Indonesia), which commonly experienced economic contraction, especially in the industrial and export sectors. As such, this has been suggested as evidence of the country’s newly gained economic resilience. It must be noted, however, that the Philippines has likewise not experienced the spectacular economic performance of its neighbors in recent times, which...

    1997 Asian Financial Crisis, 2009, Economic growth 2475  Words | 7  Pages

  • High School and Basic Education

    Review of the Related Literature What is K-12? According to the K to 12 DepEd Primer (2011), "K-12 means "Kindergarten and the 12 years of elementary and secondary education." Kindergarten points to the 5-year old child who undertakes the standardized curriculum for preschoolers. Elementary education refers to 6 years of primary school (Grades 1-6) while secondary education means four years of junior high school (Grades 7-10 or HS Year 1-4). In addition to this, two years are now allotted for...

    College, Educational stages, High school 1249  Words | 4  Pages

  • History Education Philippine

    The Philippines Under Japan: Occupation Policy and Reaction Ikehata Setsuho and Ricardo Trota Jose, editors Quezon City / Ateneo de Manila University Press / 1999 By Temario C. Rivera   If understanding the past is a key to making sense of the present and the future, this collection of eight meticulously researched and clearly written articles on the Japanese occupation of the Philippines is a must read. The book stands out for its extensive use of hitherto inaccessible primary Japanese...

    Appeasement, Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Japan 1236  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines E-Learning industry, Higher Education Industry Research Report

    Philippines Education Industry Outlook to 2018 – Next Wave of Growth Driven by Test Preparation, Teacher Training and Vocational Training Segment presents a comprehensive analysis of the industry covering aspects including market size in terms of revenues, enrollments, establishments and faculty-student ratio. The report also entails a detailed analysis of the market segmentation on the basis of K-12, higher education, technical and vocational training, test preparation, private tutoring, e-learning...

    Education, Higher education, History of education 1150  Words | 4  Pages

  • An Emerging Trend in Education: the Online Classroom

    An Emerging Trend in Education: The online classroom Phillip Stuart Lincoln Memorial University Trends and Issues within Educational Technologies EDL - 872 Dr. Chris Henderson July 06, 2012 An Emerging Trend in Education: The online classroom The National Science Foundation, which managed the Internet in the early years, prohibited using it for commercial purposes until 1993, when it lifted the ban. This led to the growth of the World Wide Web, with its user friendly features and colorful...

    Distance education, E-learning, Virtual learning environment 1813  Words | 6  Pages

  • Legal Issues in Philippine Education

    Case No. 1 Sandigan throws out DepEd director case THE anti-graft court Sandiganbayan dismissed the case of a former Department of Education (DepEd) regional director and a regional accountant because of lack of evidence and jurisdiction.The Sandiganbayan First Division scrapped the cases of former chief of DepEd Region IX Ibrahim Albar and regional accountant Edwin Romero. Albar and Romero were charged of violating the Government Service and Insurance System (GSIS) Act of 1997 and the...

    Case No. 111-97-TC, Complaint, Defamation 2571  Words | 7  Pages

  • Philippine Secondary Education Curriculum

    1994; Banathy,1992). In order to realize these goals, secondary education schools need to adopt a new paradigm that embeds learning within real world contexts and that involves students in hands-on activities that promote meaningful problem solving and cognitive apprenticeship (Jonassen,1991). The Philippines, classified as a developing country and grouped in the East Asian region, needs to establish a system of mass secondary education: (a) that responsive to the country’s socio economic needs and...

    College, Curriculum, Education 1254  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Flag of Philippines There are three fields on the Philippine flag. The white equilateral triangle is on the hoist side, a band of blue at the top, and a band of red at the bottom. An eight rayed yellow sun at the center of the triangle. A small five pointed star is located at each corner of the triangle. General Emilio Aguinaldo, who the first President of the Philippines and a leader in the revolution against Spanish rule for Philippine, designed the Philippine flag. He did this while in exile...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Luzon, Manila 2038  Words | 7  Pages

  • Technology: Education and Students

    N. Lee-Chua, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Jan. 28, 2013 The Philippines lags behind the rest of the world in mathematics and science expertise, as shown by Filipino students’ dismal scores in global tests like the 2004 Trends in International Math and Sciences Study. Technology has been touted to fix education problems.  Open-source codes and open universities, PowerPoint presentations and iPads in class all make the most of technology. Courseware by Filipinos In 2011, Science Secretary...

    Arithmetic, Calculus, Education 2166  Words | 7  Pages

  • Trends and Issues for Secondary Education

    Trends and Issues By Sandra Kerka, 1993 Consumer Education For High School Students American high school and college students have surprisingly little consumer know-how. Many lack the basic knowledge and skills needed to make important personal financial decisions they will face as adults. (Bonner 1993, p. 4) Increasing complexity, rapid change, and global perspective are the characteristics of the world in which today's teens will live their adult lives. Consumer education-the process of learning...

    Consumer, Consumer protection, Curtis Arnold 1583  Words | 6  Pages

  • Situation of Economy of the Philippines (2013)

    Mendoza, Adrienne Monday F. SOCIO 101 WBYDX (Sir Café) Economy of the Philippines Jobless recovery has truly hit the Philippines. Despite being the 40th largest economy in the world and despite having larger GDP and GNP rates, the unemployment rate of the country rises more than ever as technology continue to be more advanced. The Philippines’ full year Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2013 grew by 7.2 percent, higher than the government’s expectations of 6 percent to 7...

    Business process outsourcing, Economics, Economy 1012  Words | 4  Pages

  • Population - Latest

    1. Research: a. Latest Population of Cebu City & Cebu Province  The population of Cebu City is approximately 798 809.  The population of Cebu Province on Dec. 1, 2012 is approximately 4,230,737. b. Latest Population of the Philippines  The total estimated Population of the Philippines this year 2012 is about 103 775 002, ranks 12th most populated country in the world. c. Latest Population of the World  The total population of the World as of December 3, 2012 (11:30am) 7, 082, 795...

    Cebu City, Central Visayas, Cities of the Philippines 1476  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippine Economy

    Competitiveness of Philippines in global map From WEF “Global Competitiveness report 2012-13”, key performance indices of Philippines in a global scale is analyzed below: [pic] 0.5% of world-wide GDP share implies Philippines is really an insignificant player in world economy in terms of economic output, and 95 millions population, about 1.5% of ~7 billion world population, means current productivity level is only one third of world average. This is a typical characteristic of developing Asian...

    Foreign direct investment, High school, Investment 1509  Words | 5  Pages

  • Senate of the Philippines and Philippine Government

    government agencies and Political leaders in the Philippines | 1/29/2011 | Different Government Agencies * The Civil Service Commission of the Philippines (CSC) is a government agency which deals with civil service matters and conflict resolution. It is tasked with the responsibility of overseeing the integrity of government actions and processes. The commission was originally founded in 1900 through Act No. 5 of the Philippine Commission and was solidified as a bureau in 1905....

    Administrative law, Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino 837  Words | 4  Pages

  • History of Philippines

    The History of the Philippines  The archipelago of the Philippine is made up of over 7,100 islands and lies off the south coast of Taiwan and its Southeastern neighbors, Malaysia and Indonesia (Kittler & Sucher, 2000). The nation is surrounded by the South China Sea on the west and by the Pacific Ocean on the east. The Filipinos are descendants of migrants from Southeast Asia such as Indonesia and Malaysia who came to the islands in successive waves over many centuries and largely displaced...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 2505  Words | 7  Pages

  • Malaysia Education Trend

    Historical background of higher education Ever since the Federation of Malaya gained independence in 1957, theMalaysian education system has been developing so as to unify the nationstateand to promote economic growth. The Education Act of 1961,which followed educational reform efforts such as the Razak Statementof 1956 and the Rahman Talib Report of 1960, has governed the moderneducation system in Malaysia. These educational reforms correlated withsocioeconomic conditions. In the early 1970s, the...

    College, Education, Education reform 1875  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Demographics The national population of the Philippines is approximately ninety million people. The national language of the Philippines is Filipino, which is also called Tagalog. English is also spoken and understood throughout the country. English is the language for commercial and legal transactions. The Philippines is the third largest English-speaking country in the world. The major religion of the Philippines is Roman Catholicism. The Philippines is divided into three different geographical...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Jollibee 1057  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines’ Commitment to Achieve the Millennium Development Goals

    In February 2012, President Aquino has reiterated the Philippines’ commitment to achieve the Millennium Development Goals in 2015, and vowed to work double time in order to fulfill the different targets under the MDGs with only 4 years left (“Aquino:PHL...”, 2012). The Millennium Development Goals, or MDGs, is an effort launched by the United Nations in order to improve the living conditions in different nations, by seeking to battle different social and economic problems such as hunger, poverty...

    Abortion, Demography, Maternal death 1185  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Literature

    Literature Under the Republic (1946-1985) The Japanese occupation leaves the Philippine economy in ruins and it seemed that massive foreign aid could rebuild it. With the life of the Filipinos hanging in the balance because of hunger, insecurity and terror. Many Filipinos resorted to collaborating with the Japanese for reasons such as politics, survival and opportunity. After the Pacific War ended, collaborators were given amnesty by President Manual Roxas. The amnesty was a result of the US...

    Ferdinand Marcos, Filipino language, Filipino people 1651  Words | 6  Pages

  • Macroeconomics and Selected Trends

     Macroeconomic Conditions and Selected Trends Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is an economic indicator used to measure a country’s total output. It includes everything produced by all the people and companies in the country. In order to compare GDP from one year to the next it is important to use what is known as Real GDP. Real GDP makes a distinction by forgoing income from U.S. companies and people outside the country, which would contribute to GNI, removing the effects of inflation and only counting...

    Economic growth, Government spending, Great Depression 1533  Words | 6  Pages

  • Education in the Philippines

    Education in the Philippines is managed and regulated by the Department of Education, commonly referred to as the DepEd in the country. The Department of Education controls the Philippine education system, including the curriculum used in schools and the allocation of funds. It also regulates the construction of schools and other educational facilities and the recruitment of teachers and staff. Before Philippine independence in 1946, the country's education system was patterned on the system of...

    College, Curriculum, Education 703  Words | 3  Pages

  • Revenue and Philippine Long Distance

    PROFILEFounded on November 28, 1928, Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) is the leading telecommunications provider in the Philippines. Through its three principal business groups - fixed line, wireless, and information and communication technology - PLDT offers the largest and most diversified range of telecommunications services across the Philippines’ most extensive fiber optic backbone and fixed line, cellular and satellite networks.PLDT is listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE:TEL)...

    Digital Telecommunications Philippines, Globe Telecom, Mobile phone 2384  Words | 7  Pages

  • Philippines Market Segmentation

    Market segmentation is a long-standing strategy used especially in consumer products. It is measurable, accessible, distinguishable, and actionable. Observing markets in the Philippines, can you identify market segments for fast food, garments, cigarettes, alcohol, computers, passenger cars, and beach resort? Please show the positioning of 2 consumer products and their competition in these segments. For levels of Micromarketing 1. Segment Marketing – consists of a group of customers who...

    Alcoholic beverage, Cigarette, Fast food 1421  Words | 5  Pages

  • Thesis Proposal: Rh Law in the Philippines

    termination of the debates (Rappler News, 2012). On August 6, the House of Representatives voted to end the debate and begin the period of amendment on House Bill 4244 or The Responsible Parenthood, Reproductive Health And Population And Development Act Of 2011 (Philstar News, 2012). The senate tackles the bill, with Enrile enumerating 17 amendments he wants to make. Recto also introduces his own amendments (Interaksyon News, 2012). I must emphasize the need for this RH bill. When you deny the woman the right...

    Demography, Health, Health care 2067  Words | 6  Pages

  • Philippines

    Tourism in the Philippines Tourism in the Philippines is a major economic contributor to the Philippine economy. The Philippines is an archipelagic country composed of 7,107 islands. It offers a rich biodiversity with its tropical rainforests, mountains, beaches, coral reefs, islands, and diverse range of flora and fauna, making it as one of the megadiverse countries in the world. In 2012, the country attracted 4,272,811 visitors. History Philippine tourism flourished in the 1970s and early...

    Cebu, Luzon, Manila 1435  Words | 6  Pages

  • economic problems in philippines

    CHAPTER 7 • Suggestions & Limitation Premium10137 Words41 Pages The Top 10 Mobile Handset Manufacturers The Top 10 Mobile Handset Manufacturers Global industry outlook and key player analysis Reference Code: BI00052-001 Publication Date: January 2011 1 Disclaimer Copyright © 2010 Business Insights Ltd This report is published by Business Insights (the Publisher). This report contains info Premium27101 Words109 Pages Top 10 Pollyuted Rivers World’s top 10 rivers at risk World’s top 10 rivers...

    Economic problem, Economy of the Philippines, Environmental issue 1073  Words | 5  Pages

  • Trends Issues and Policies in Philippine Education 1

    Trends, Issues and Policies in Philippine Education System The Philippine Education System at a Glance The Philippine education system can be described as a dynamic one. It has undergone several stages of development from the pre-Spanish era to the present. Dating back at the pre-Magellanic period, the Philippine education was informal, unstructured and without method. Learning was more experimental than theoretical. During the Spanish era, education was done by missionaries for the elite...

    College, Education, Educational stages 5245  Words | 72  Pages

  • Philippines

    Philippines BUSN 105 10/14/2012 Amy Westbrook The Philippines is a cultural anomaly. Situated in the heart of South East Asia, the Philippines are quite unique among the nations situated around it. Being heavily influenced by Spain, Mexico, The United States and the Catholic Church add to its uniqueness. Inhabited by around 92 million people the culture of the Philippines is quite diverse. The majority are of ethnic Malay stock. However, unlike neighboring countries such as Malaysia...

    Asia, Catholic Church, Filipino people 1082  Words | 4  Pages

  • Business Process Outsourcing in the Philippines

    Lyceum of the Philippines University Muralla St., Intramuros, Manila College of International Relations A.Y. 2012 – 2013 In partial fulfillment of the requirements for the subject Philippine Economic Development Goals and Issues Business Process Outsourcing in the Philippines BALTAZAR, Janine C. DOM, Patrick Jason D. JERUTA, John Paul M. RAAGAS, Krissel Joy L. SANTELICES, Kym Jeanette R. SILVESTRE, Allison G. March 2013 TABLE OF CONTENTS I. Table of Contents II...

    Business process, Business process outsourcing, Call center industry in the Philippines 1761  Words | 6  Pages

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