MASBATE: The Rich-Poor Province
Text by Kathlyn dela Cruz, photos by Rem Zamora and graphics by Francin Cruz for ABS-CBNnews.com
Posted at 03/04/2013 6:49 PM | Updated as of 03/12/2013 1:06 PM
Despite its rich economic resources, Masbate is still of one of the poorest provinces in the country. The province has long been dominated by political clans who have a poor record in uplifting the lives of the people of Masbate.