Indonesia’s Strong Quake Injures One, Causes Property Damage

One person was injured after a 6.1-magnitude earthquake rocked Indonesia’s North Sulawesi province yesterday, according to official sources. The earthquake also damaged a church and several houses, the country’s Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency said, adding that, no deaths were reported and the tremors did not potentially trigger giant waves of tsunami. The quake jolted […]

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Philippines lags behind peers in basic education spending

Published by Philippine Star Louise Maureen Simeon – The Philippine Star January 23, 2022 | 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The basic education spending levels in the Philippines continue to fall behind in the region, contributing to the country’s poor performance in international standardized student assessments. In a recent study, state-run think tank Philippine Institute for […]

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