Filipino migrants returning as economy booms

Increasing numner of workers are returning home to begin new lives but high unemployment remains a problem.

    The Philippines is one of the fastest growing economies in South East Asia and an increasing numbers of overseas workers now want to return home to take advantage of the boom.

    Fashion designer Albert Andrada is one of those lucky ones who could return and successfully continue his business in the Philippines.

    However, the economy is still unable to create enough opportunities for about a million new job seekers.

    Al Jazeera’s Jamela Alindogan report from Manila.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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