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OFWs feel burden of inflation this Christmas | The wRap

OFWs feel burden of inflation this Christmas | The wRap
The wRap highlights: OFWs, FIFA World Cup 2022, and Rihanna

Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:

Overseas Filipino workers grapple with the impact of inflation this holiday season as the Philippine inflation rate hits a 14-year high of 8% in November.

The Philippine Stock Exchange declares its support for the establishment of the Maharlika Investment Fund, in contrast to other business groups.

Communist Party of the Philippines founder Jose Maria ‘Joma’ Sison, died on Saturday, December 17. He was 83.

Twitter CEO Elon Musk launches a poll on the social media platform, asking whether he should step down as head of the company.

Argentina wins its third World Cup in extraordinary style, beating France 4-2 in a penalty shootout. Lionel Messi scores twice in a 3-3 draw that also features Kylian Mbappe becoming the second player to score three times in a FIFA World Cup final.

Save the date, Filipino SHAWOLs! Choi Minho of K-pop boy group SHINee will be holding a fan meeting in the Philippines. 

Rihanna surprises fans by showing her seven-month-old baby with A$AP Rocky for the first time! In a TikTok video, the singer shares a mother-and-son moment taken while they were inside a moving vehicle. — Rappler.com