President Rodrigo Duterte admires a portrait of himself at the presidential palace in Manila. Photo: EPA-EFE

Another term for Duterte? That could spell economic doom for the Philippines

William Pesek says the Philippine president’s media clampdown is part of a larger trend of economic and democratic backsliding that should concern investors, especially as rumours swirl that he may seek to stay in office post 2022

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President Rodrigo Duterte admires a portrait of himself at the presidential palace in Manila. Photo: EPA-EFE
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