NCR prices

Falling real wages, more expensive food (October 2022)

November 9, 2022

The National Capital Region’s nominal wage is now worth much less and unable to buy the same amount of basic needs such as food as before. Calls for wage increase and cash aid are more than ever justified.

Falling real wages, more expensive food

October 14, 2022

Despite a recent wage hike, real wages for many Filipinos are declining amid high food prices.