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PHOTO RELEASE: PHOTO RELEASE: FILCOM IN EAST COAST TOLD, RP NO LONGER BASKET CASE OF ASIA
ECONOMIC BRIEFING. Secretary Edgardo D. Pamintuan, Presidential Adviser on External Affairs and Chair of the Subic-Clark Area Development Council (second from right), discusses recent economic develoments in the Philippines during a meeting with the Filipino-American community at the Philippine Center in New York on Friday. In his briefing, Secretary Pamintuan, who also oversees the Luzon Urban Beltway Corridor, told community leaders that the Philippines is no longer the basket case of Asia. On Pamintuan's left is Mr. Alexander Cauguiran, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Clark International Airport Corporation. Also in photo Philippine Mission Photo by Junji Morales.