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Source:  Philstar.Com

Tobacco in the Philippines

DID YOU KNOW…


…that for more than 100 years starting the 18th century, the cultivation and sale of tobacco in the Philippine islands was the exclusive prerogative of the Spanish colonial government?
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…that in Luzon, the government restricted the growing of tobacco to designated areas such as the Cagayan Valley and Nueva Ecija?
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…that in the spirit of liberalism, the government abolished this monopolistic control in 1882?
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…that after the lifting of the restrictions on tobacco, private investors like the Compañia General de Tabacos de Filipinas (or Tabacalera for short) assumed greater involvement in the business?
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…that Tabacalera became one of the long-time clients of El Banco Español Filipino, the first bank to be established in the Philippines and Southeast Asia?
 

  • accelerating - bumibilis
  • aggregate - kabuuan
  • asset - pag-aari
  • autarchy - awtarkiya
  • autonomy - kasarinlan
  • balance - balanse
  • balance of trade - balanse ng komersyo
  • black market - black market
  • budget - laang-gugulin
  • capacity - kakayahan
  • capitalist - kapitalista
  • chamber - kapulungan
  • climate - klima
  • closed - sarado
  • commercial relations- relasyong pangkomersyal
  • competition - kompetisyon
  • concentrated - pagkatipon
  • consumption - konsumo
  • convergence - pagtatagpo
  • country - bansa
  • cycle - pag-ikot
  • deficit - kakulangan
  • demand - demand
  • depression - depresyon
  • deterioration - paglubha
  • development - paglaki
  • disparity - pagkakaiba
  • durable - pangmatagalan
  • economic - ukol sa kabuhayan
  • economic accounting - economic accounting
  • encouragement - paghimok
  • entity - pagkakakilanlan
  • equilibrium - ekilibriyo
  • failure - paglagpak
  • falling - pagbagsak
  • fiscal - piskal
  • flow - pagdaloy
  • fluctuation - pagbabagu-bago
  • foreign - dayuhan
  • full - puno
  • goods - mga produkto
  • government bills and bonds - mga bill at bond na pagmamay-ari ng pamahalaan
  • gradual - unti-unti
  • gross domestic product - GDP
  • gross national product - GNP
  • growth - pag-unlad
  • growth rate - bilis ng pag-unlad
  • imbalance - hindi balanse
  • in deficit - may kakulangan
  • indebtedness - pagkakautang
  • index - indeks
  • indicator - taga-hudyat
  • inefficient - hindi mabisa
  • inflation - implasyon
  • instability - hindi katatagan
  • liquid - may kakayahang magbayad
  • macroeconomics - makroekonomiks
  • measure - sukatin
  • microeconomics - maykroekonomiks
  • ministry - ministeryo
  • mixed economy - halong ekonomiya
  • monetary - kabayarang salapi
  • monetary depression - depresyon sa salapi
  • national audit office - pambansang panustusan
  • national income - pambansang kita
  • national production - pambansang produksyon
  • nationalized - ginawang pambansa
  • payment - bayad
  • phase - bahagi
  • private - pribado
  • public - publiko
  • public debt - pampublikong utang
  • readjustment - pagsasaayos muli
  • recession - pag-urong
  • to recover - bawiin
  • region - rehiyon
  • restriction - pagtatakda
  • rhythm - ritmo
  • self-sufficiency - sariling kakayahan
  • services - serbisyo
  • stabilization - pananatili
  • state - estado
  • state related - may kinalaman sa estado
  • sum - kabuuan
  • supply - suplay
  • surplus - sarplas
  • treasury - ingatang-yaman
  • upturn - pag-akyat