The economy of the Philippines is the 4th largest economy in South East Asia and the 36th largest economy in the world by purchasing power parity according to the International Monetary Fund in 2009.
Philippine typical meals
Some typical meals with their Filipino names are:
Ati-atihan is one of the festivities in the Philippines held annually every third Sunday of January in Kalibo, Aklan, in honor of the town patron, the infant Santo Niño.
The Philippine Nation
The Republic of the Philippines has a representative democracy modeled after the United States of America’s system of government.
The history of the Philippines is believed to have begun with the arrival of the first humans via land bridges at least 30,000 years ago.
Nueva Vizcaya is a province of the Republic of the Philippines located in the Cagayan Valley Region in Luzon.
Zambales is one of the provinces of the Philippines and is located in Central Luzon region.
Iloilo is located in the Western Visayas region and is one of the provinces of the Philippines.
Sorsogon is a province of the Philippines located in the Bicol Region.
Located in the Northern Mindanao region, Misamis Oriental is a province of the Philippines which is subdivided into 23 municipalities and 2 cities.