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Philippines Country Profile

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Generic Information:

"The Philippines, officially known as the Republic of the Philippines, is a sovereign island country in Southeast Asia situated in the western Pacific Ocean. To its north across the Luzon Strait lies Taiwan; west across the South China Sea sits Vietnam; southwest is the island of Borneo across the Sulu Sea, and to the south the Celebes Sea separates it from other islands of Indonesia; while to the east it is bounded by the Philippine Sea."

Source: Wikipedia (publisher), Philippines Date Accessed: 8 Nov 2013

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Wikipedia inforamtion on Philippines

IMF information on Philippines

Economist Intelligence Unit information on Philippines*

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Humanitarian Info:

WFP information on Philippines

UNOCHA information on Philippines


Facts and Figures:

Wolfram Alpha information on Philippines

World Bank informaiton on Philippines

World Population Review information on Philippines