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The oligarchs likely to benefit most under Bongbong Marcos

Incoming president's initial cabinet appointments give some clues

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Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. during his proclamation on May 25: The new president will most likely forward their business interests through favorable government contracts and policies.   © AP

Alvin Camba is assistant professor at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver and a faculty affiliate at the Climate Policy Lab at Tufts University.

Which business groups or oligarchs have the strongest ties to the incoming administration of President-elect Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr.?

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