PH needs to bank on ‘creative’ economy

Manila Bulletin,
23 Noviembre 2019, Philippines

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) urged the government to bank on the creativity of Filipinos to promote and preserve their culture, and help boost the country’s creative economy. At a recent forum in Cebu City, Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia said the government sees Filipinos’ creativity, or their passion for the arts, as an opportunity to protect and value the cultural identity and heritage as a nation.