A vendor counts her earnings at a market in Manila – Philippine inflation rose for a ninth straight month in September, to a near-10-year high. Photo: AFP

Philippines’ economic woes could hurt President Rodrigo Duterte’s popularity but his government remains upbeat

Philippine inflation rose for a ninth straight month in September, to a near-10-year high, creating a potential stumbling block for the president as voters look to May’s midterm elections

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A vendor counts her earnings at a market in Manila – Philippine inflation rose for a ninth straight month in September, to a near-10-year high. Photo: AFP
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