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Hong Kong firm eyes transport project under PPP

Hong Kong firm eyes transport project under PPP

Source:  Philippines Star MANILA, Philippines –  Hong Kong firm Hopewell Holdings Ltd. is planning to participate in the government’s Public-Private Partnership (PPP) program by investing in a transport linkage between Luzon and the Visayas. In an interview with reporters, Department of Trade and Industry Assistant Secretary Felicitas A. Reyes said Hopewell is eyeing a toll... continue reading

Philippines build airports to improve tourism

Philippines build airports to improve tourism

June 6, 2011 www.etravelblackboard.com   The Philippines Tourism Secretary Alberto Lim during a recent press briefing said that key infrastructure projects such as building international airports and developing new destinations will improve the country’s tourism image.  As part of the new National Tourism Development plan the country will strive to double the number of foreign... continue reading

DSWD-civil society group tie up for effective implementation of programs

DSWD-civil society group tie up for effective implementation of programs

June 5 (PIA) The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) aims to enhance its partnership with a civil society organization so that programs of government are implemented well. DSWD-Cordillera regional director Leonardo Reynoso said the role of the CVO is very important in ensuring the efficient implementation of government program. According to Reynoso,non-government organizations... continue reading

Gov’t bid to borrow P22B okayed

Gov’t bid to borrow P22B okayed

June 6, 2011  Inquirer   The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas has approved the government’s plan to borrow an amount equivalent to $500 million (nearly P22 billion) from Japan to fund road projects nationwide. Data from the BSP indicated that the loan—exactly 40.847 billion yen—will be provided by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), the development... continue reading

Gov’t, private partnership in marine resource conservation in Cebu

Gov’t, private partnership in marine resource conservation in Cebu

June 5   (PIA) — The municipality of Sogod and Bogo City in Cebu province inked a memorandum of partnership with Alegre Beach Resort and Spa through its Aqua Sports department to assist the said local government units in the protection and management of their respective coastal and marine resources. Aqua Sports head Gerrie Sola,... continue reading

Infra, investment inflows are top priority of Aquino gov’t, Lacierda says

Infra, investment inflows are top priority of Aquino gov’t, Lacierda says

June 3, 2011  Inquirer President Benigno S. Aquino III is working hard to push his year-old Public Private Partnership program to help bankroll the financial requirements of various infrastructure projects badly needed by the country to uplift its image as an alternative investment destination, “ said Presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda. Speaking at Inquirer Radio’s ‘Tapatan’... continue reading

Construction group gets P11.5-billion loan grant

Construction group gets P11.5-billion loan grant

June 3, 2011 Sun Star Davao THE Philippine Construction Association (PCA) has been granted a T-plex loan facility of P11.5 billion to finance local Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects. “It is high time that the public sector does its part in the development construction. The pronouncement of the government in promoting PPP will further improve the... continue reading

Phl promotes PPP in Finland

Phl promotes PPP in Finland

Source:  Public Information Agency MANILA, June 3 (PIA) — The Philippine Embassy in Finland promoted the government’s Public- Private Partnership (PPP) Program during the 1st High Level Seminar on Philippine-Finish Bilateral Relations, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said. The seminar, jointly organized by the Embassy and the Finnish Foreign Ministry, aimed at further strengthening... continue reading

Phl Embassy Co-Sponsors High Level Seminar On Phil-Finnish Relations, Promotes PPP

Phl Embassy Co-Sponsors High Level Seminar On Phil-Finnish Relations, Promotes PPP

Source:  Department of Foreign Affairs Phl Embassy in Helsinki Co-Sponsors High Level Seminar On Philippine-Finnish Relations, Promotes PPP 03 June 2011 – The Philippine Embassy in Finland reported that the 1st High Level Seminar on Philippine-Finnish Bilateral Relations jointly organized by the Embassy and the Finnish Foreign Ministry was held at the Marina Congress Center... continue reading

PHL promotes PPP in high-level seminar in Finland

PHL promotes PPP in high-level seminar in Finland

Source:  GMA News Philippine officials promoted the Aquino administration’s Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects in Finland in a high-level seminar organized by the Philippine Embassy there and Finland’s Foreign Ministry. The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said the first High Level Seminar on Philippine-Finnish Bilateral Relations was held at the Marina Congress Center in Helsinki... continue reading