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Philippine population to reach 107 million this year

The Filipino population will reach 107 million this year, which is up from the 100-million breakthrough back in July 2014 and up from 105.53...
Duterte to launch family planning measures in the Philippines

Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte revealed plans for his population management programme to curb population growth in the country of more than 100 million people,...
Asia braces for “grey tsunami” amid huge demographic shift

Asia is on the way to become the “oldest” continent in just a few decades, with the number of people aged over 65 expected...
Singapore at 50: Well done, but challenges ahead

Singapore just became 50 - a time span that saw the small city state transform from third world to first in record speed. The...
Singapore couples asked to have more babies

Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on January 30 urged young couples to get off to a "galloping start" in the Year of the...
Vietnam’s population hits 90 million

With almost 90 million people, Vietnam has become the 13th most populous country in the world and 3rd most populous in Southeast Asia, officials...