COA: Pandemic increased 2020 external debt to P472.57-B

Government programs that sought to address the 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic ‘contributed greatly to the net increase” of P472.572 billion in the country’s external debt in 2020, the Commission on Audit (COA) has revealed. COVID 19 tests In its 2020 Consolidated Audit Report on the Official Development Assistance (ODA) … Continue reading COA: Pandemic increased 2020 external debt to P472.57-B