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Philippine President Duterte's approval rating rebounds sharply

ASEAN summit, defeat of southern militants possible reasons for popularity surge

CLIFF VENZON, Nikkei staff writer | Philippines

MANILA -- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's approval rating rebounded sharply in the final quarter of the year, after falling in the previous quarter, a survey released Friday by local pollster Social Weather Stations found.

According to the survey, 71% of adult Filipinos were satisfied with the job Duterte was doing, 13% were dissatisfied, and 15% were undecided.

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