Investors told to shun negative media reports about Philippines
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
MANILA, Oct. 13 (Xinhua) -- Philippine Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez advised potential investors on Friday to shun the negative news being churned out by international media about the Philippines, urging them to look at the "real numbers" instead.
In a news conference at the Malacanang presidential palace, Lopez said "Please don't be carried away by the international media releases."
Lopez was apparently referring to the news about the spate of drug-related killings in the country and the involvem ...