Southeast Asia | Runaway inflation exposes Duterte's slipping grip

Runaway inflation exposes Duterte’s slipping grip

Surging prices, flagging growth and a faltering currency all threaten to conspire against the Philippine leader at next year's midterm elections

Manila, October 19, 2018 2:59 PM (UTC+8)
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte holds a wad of peso bills on June 20, 2017. Photo: AFP/Ted Aljibe
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte holds a wad of peso bills on June 20, 2017. Photo: AFP/Ted Aljibe
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