Many Filipinos online expressed their disappointment with the country’s hosting efforts so far
Photo by Tristan Tamayo
The Philippines’ hosting of the 30th SEA Games started off on an embarrassing note due to a number of logistical inefficiencies.
Despite claiming that preparations were 90 percent ready last October, the Philippine Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee (PHISGOC) has a lot to explain. Over the past few days, Phisgoc has been slammed for lack of hotel accommodations and transportation, unfinished and untested sporting venues, and corruption, among others.
Here’s how some people reacted online:
We’re leading in the medal tally. Hang in there.