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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

PHL, China contractors sign accord

PHL, China contractors sign accord

Source:  Business Mirror THE Aquino Administration’s  Public-Private  Partnership (PPP) Projects are expected to take off after Philippines-based contractors and their Chinese counterpart  recently inked a memorandum of understanding that will  pave the way for  joint ventures in several infrastructure projects. Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson said the China International Contractors Association and the Philippine Constructors Association Inc. sealed the pact... continue reading

Gov’t notes anew Chinese interest in priority projects

Gov’t notes anew Chinese interest in priority projects

Source:  Business World THE GOVERNMENT has noted anew interest by Chinese firms to participate in priority infrastructure projects lined up under the government’s public-private partnership (PPP) program. Representatives of some companies under the China International Contractors Association, which is said to have 1,300 members from that country’s international contracting and labor sectors, were “very interested”... continue reading

P-Noy to meet executives of top 4 firms in Brunei

P-Noy to meet executives of top 4 firms in Brunei

Source:  Philippine Star Brunei, Darussalam – Aside from enhancing bilateral ties, President Aquino will be meeting with top executives of the four biggest companies here, in an effort to entice foreign investors to pour investments in the Philippines through Public- Private Partnerships. The 53-man official delegation will be welcomed by Amb. Nestor Ochoa when they... continue reading

DOT targets 38M local, foreign tourists by 2016

DOT targets 38M local, foreign tourists by 2016

Source:  ABS-CBN News MANILA, Philippines – Tourism Secretary Alberto Lim has lined up key infrastructure projects, among which, are the construction of more international airports and the development of new travel and flight destinations to rev up the local tourism industry as he bared on Monday the country’s new medium-term tourism development plan. The Department... continue reading

Foundation interested to bid for Metro railway contracts

Foundation interested to bid for Metro railway contracts

Source:  Business Mirror ANOTHER bidder has been added to the list of entities participating in the July 11 auction for the operation and management (O&M) bid contract of two railway systems in Metro Manila. According to Transportation Undersecretary Glicerio Sicat, the 16th bidder is Gracia Y Caridad Ministry Foundation. “It is represented by [a] Mr.... continue reading