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NEDA Board approves e-vehicle EO, PPP rules

NEDA Board approves e-vehicle EO, PPP rules

THE National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Board has approved an executive order (EO) modifying tariffs on electric vehicles (EVs) along with guidelines on the processing of public-private partnership (PPP) proposals, the agency announced on Thursday. “In its first meeting under the administration of President Ferdinand Marcos Jr., the NEDA Board endorsed the EO modifying... continue reading

PPP on soft infra pushed

PPP on soft infra pushed

The private sector is keen to pursue partnerships with the government on projects related to health care, skills development, education and the supply chain. At the recent Pilipinas Conference 2022, Rizalinda Mantaring, Christian Gonzalez, International Container Terminal Services Inc. executive vice president and chief risk officer, noted opportunities in health care and the supply chain.... continue reading

Panukalang magpapalakas sa PPP, aprubado na sa House Committee level

Panukalang magpapalakas sa PPP, aprubado na sa House Committee level

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Aprubado na ng House Committee on Public Works na pinamumunuan ni Surigao del Sur Rep. Romeo Momo ang substitute bill na mag-aamyenda sa Build-Operate-Transfer o BOT Law. Ayon kay Momo, layunin ng panakula na lalo pang palakasin Public-Private -Partnership o PPP para higit na makahikayat ng mga mamumuhunan para sa mga proyektong pakikinabangan ng publiko.... continue reading

Gov’t mulls PPP for nuclear power

Gov’t mulls PPP for nuclear power

The government, via the collaborative efforts between the Department of Energy (DOE) and Congress, will be exploring public-private partnership (PPP) or build-operate-transfer (BOT) arrangement for the deployment of nuclear power technologies in the country, be it for the installation of small modular reactors (SMRs) or on the targeted repowering of the idled 620-megawatt Bataan Nuclear... continue reading

DPWH pushes for P94-B Cebu expressway

DPWH pushes for P94-B Cebu expressway

The government is ramping up efforts to start the bidding process for the 73.7-kilometer (km) Metro Cebu Expressway project, which is currently under review, according to an official of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). Maria Catalina Cabral, Public Works and Highways Undersecretary for Planning and Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Services, told reporters on... continue reading

DPWH pushes BOT Law changes

DPWH pushes BOT Law changes

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will ask Congress to amend the Build-Transfer-Operate (BOT) Law and extend the period for challenging unsolicited proposals. Public Works Undersecretary Maria Catalina Cabral said the DPWH would soon submit a set of proposed revisions to the BOT Law as part of the Marcos administration’s... continue reading

PBBM cites PPPs as PH discusses collaboration with Thailand’s CP Group

PBBM cites PPPs as PH discusses collaboration with Thailand’s CP Group

MANILA — The Philippines wants to seek joint ventures through public-private partnerships (PPPs) to get the full advantage of the new post-pandemic global economy, President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. said on Wednesday during a meeting in Bangkok with Thailand’s biggest company, CP Group. During the meeting, President Marcos said his government made PPPs the centerpiece... continue reading

PPP is key: Salceda sounds off on PBBM’s APEC remarks

PPP is key: Salceda sounds off on PBBM’s APEC remarks

Albay 2nd district Rep. Joey Salceda couldn’t help but agree with President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr.’s remarks during the 29th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting wherein the latter stressed the importance of public-private partnerships (PPPs) in the country’s economic recovery. “I thank President Marcos for boosting PPPs as a national priority. The innovation, flexibility,... continue reading

Unlocking ‘trillions’ in private sector funds: Panel okays new law on PPP

Unlocking ‘trillions’ in private sector funds: Panel okays new law on PPP

The House Committee on Public Works on Thursday approved a new Public Private Partnership law, which seeks to unlock “trillions” in corporate and private sector funds for infrastructure projects in the country. House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Joey Sarte Salceda, one of the authors of the bill, said funds from the PPP law... continue reading

Lawmaker announces public-private partnership for free dialysis treatment

Lawmaker announces public-private partnership for free dialysis treatment

As P17 billion in Philhealth dialysis claims payments seen this year, a member of the House Committee on Appropriations on Thursday announced the launching of a public-private partnership project (PPP) to assure patients ready access to free, state-of-the-art dialysis treatment. Quezon City Rep. Marvin Rillo said a PPP was launched amid a chronic kidney disease... continue reading