Biography of the Author Aya Lowe

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  1. Philippines loses prominence in global animation industry | Video
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    Philippines loses prominence in global animation industry | Video

    As far back as the 1960s, the Philippines gained worldwide recognition for its talent in animation. But a lack of support from the government and ...
  2. Philippines authorities eye Bohol, other tourist destinations after Boracay's forced clean-up | Video
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    Philippines authorities eye Bohol, other tourist destinations after Boracay's forced clean-up | Video

    Boracay island, a popular tourist resort in the Philippines, may have been the first to be shut down by the government for a massive clean-up - ...
  3. Tourists redirected to alternative attractions during Boracay shutdown | Video
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    Tourists redirected to alternative attractions during Boracay shutdown | Video

    When Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ordered a six-month shutdown of Boracay Island, a popular resort in the Philippines, local officials ...
  4. Call centre industry booming in the Philippines | Video
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    Call centre industry booming in the Philippines | Video

    The Philippines is one of the world’s top call centre destinations, thanks largely to its English-speaking population. Students joining the ...
  5. ASEAN Series: Weaving resurgence in Marawi | Video
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    ASEAN Series: Weaving resurgence in Marawi | Video

    The weaving tradition sees a revival in war-torn Marawi as a way to earn money and as a distraction from displacement. Aya Lowe reports. 
  6. Housing a pressing issue a year after Marawi siege | Video
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    Housing a pressing issue a year after Marawi siege | Video

    A year ago, militants linked to the Islamic State terror group overran Marawi in southern Philippines, sparking a battle with government troops ...
  7. New Clark City – a way to escape Philippines' crowded capital Manila? | Video
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    New Clark City – a way to escape Philippines' crowded capital Manila? | Video

    A new metropolis is taking shape in the Philippines as President Rodrigo Duterte claims Manila will be a "dead city" in 25 years. Planners of New ...
  8. Marawi farmers, fishermen still suffering from loss of livelihoods | Video
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    Marawi farmers, fishermen still suffering from loss of livelihoods | Video

    The siege of Marawi in southern Philippines took a  heavy toll on the city's fishing and agricultural sectors, and the impact continues to be ...
  9. Marawi children find ways to make up for stolen year
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    Marawi children find ways to make up for stolen year

    The siege of Marawi in Mindanao left the lives of 200,000 residents in pieces. Particularly hard hit were the children. Along with the emotional ...
  10. Marawi rehabilitation: Ground Zero

    A long path to recovery: The rehabilitation of Marawi, one year after deadly siege

    Marawi was besieged on May 23, 2017 by hundreds of local and foreign militia waving black IS flags. Since then, 50,000 families have been allowed ...