UK think tank: PH economic recovery to lag behind due to slow COVID-19 containment

The Philippines and Malaysia are expected to lag behind their Asia-Pacific peers in bouncing back from the socioeconomic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic due to the slow containment of the disease, a United Kingdom-based think tank said. The UK-based Oxford Economics, in a report, said Asia-Pacific economies which “convincingly contained the coronavirus outbreak have seen […]