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Philippines launches $8.2 billion typhoon recovery plan

By Thin Lei Win | Thu, 19 Dec 2013 13:16 PM
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BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The Philippines government has launched an $8.2 billion, four-year plan to rebuild areas devastated by Typhoon Haiyan, which slammed into the central islands six weeks ago, leaving almost 8,000 people dead or missing and causing massive damage. 

Up to 14 million people were affected by the super-storm, over 1 million homes were destroyed and some 4 million ...

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