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.
Filipino Cooking Methods
Cooking methods in the Philippines may appear strange to foreigners at first glance.
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 Filipino cuisine combines Spanish-Mexican, Chinese, Indian, Japanese and even American influences that have affected the regional cuisines of different ethnic groups in the Philippines.
The politics of the Republic of the Philippines takes place in an organized framework.
Catanduanes is an island province of the Philippines located in the Bicol Region in Luzon.
Leyte is a province of the Philippines and is the largest and oldest among the provinces in the Eastern Visayas Region.
Camiguin is an island province of the Philippines located in Bohol Sea, about ten kilometers off the northern coast of Misamis Oriental in the Northern Mindanao region.
Agusan Del Sur
Located in the northeastern part of Mindanao, Agusan del Sur is a landlocked province belonging to the CARAGA Region.
Abra is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Cordillera Administrative Region in Luzon.