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Four PPP projects of DOTC given go-signal for PDMF funding

Four PPP projects of DOTC given go-signal for PDMF funding

The Project Development and Monitoring Facility (PDMF) Board approved on Thursday, October 27, 2011, the applications for funding of pre-investment studies for three airport-related projects and another one involving an automatic transport fare collection system under the public-private partnership (PPP) mode. Cosette V. Canilao, Executive Director of the Public Private Partnership Center of the Philippines,... continue reading

PPP role in Mindanao development cited in NEDA caravan

PPP role in Mindanao development cited in NEDA caravan

October 28, 2011, PPP Center Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Cayetano W. Paderanga recently urged leaders of local governments to take advantage of positive developments in the country’s infrastructure program which includes conduct of public-private partnership (PPP) projects. Secretary Paderanga, director general of the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA), said at the start of the Plan Caravan... continue reading

BOHOL HOSTS FIRST REGION-WIDE PPP ORIENTATION FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

BOHOL HOSTS FIRST REGION-WIDE PPP ORIENTATION FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

October 21, 2011, PPP Center The PPP Center in cooperation with the Provincial Government of Bohol, the National Economic and Development Authority Regional Office (NRO) VII and the Regional Development Council VII held the first Region-Wide Orientation on Public-Private-Partnerships (PPP) for local governments on October 19, 2011 at the Bohol Tropics Hotel in Tagbilaran City.... continue reading

Development Partners cite role of PPP Center’s ICT plan in promoting transparency

Development Partners cite role of PPP Center’s ICT plan in promoting transparency

October 21, 2011, PPP Center A group of development partners recently expressed appreciation of the plan of the Public-Private Partnerships Center of the Philippines to set up a knowledge portal which shall be the core source of information and updates on Philippine PPP projects. “This idea of investing in a knowledge portal is a huge... continue reading

DOH and DepEd: Inaugural recipients of support from PDMF

DOH and DepEd: Inaugural recipients of support from PDMF

PPP Center 19 October 2011   The Department of Health (DOH) and the Department of Education (DepEd) are the initial recipients of pre-investment financing from the Project Development and Monitoring Facility (PDMF) administered by the Public-Private Partnership Center of the Philippines (PPP Center). This was announced by PPP Center Executive Director Cosette V. Canilao after the... continue reading

DA informed of PPP potentials for agri projects

DA informed of PPP potentials for agri projects

PPP Center 20 October 2011 The Public-Private Partnership Center of the Philippines (PPP Center) recently concluded three legs of PPP orientation for the Department of Agriculture (DA), with the final leg successfully undertaken  from October 5 to 7, 2011 in Cebu City. This introduced the Department to an overview of the PPP concept and its applications.... continue reading

DILG and PPP Center formalize cooperation to strengthen capacities of LGUs in packaging PPP projects

DILG and PPP Center formalize cooperation to strengthen capacities of LGUs in packaging PPP projects

Press Release October 18, 2011   The Public-Private Partnership Center of the Philippines (PPP Center) and the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) recently signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) which formalized their partnership in building and improving the capacities of local government units (LGUs) to formulate, develop, implement, and monitor key projects... continue reading

PDMF Board approves guidelines for use of P550M PPP project development fund

PDMF Board approves guidelines for use of P550M PPP project development fund

October 12, 2011, 3:30 pm   An inter-agency government board approved today (October 12) the provisional guidelines on the use of an estimated P550-million revolving fund to help generate a pipeline of viable and well-prepared projects for bidding under the public-private partnership (PPP) mode. PPP Center Executive Director Cosette V. Canilao announced that with the... continue reading

UK BACKS PHILIPPINE PPP PROGRAM

UK BACKS PHILIPPINE PPP PROGRAM

September 8, 2011, PPP Center The country’s PPP Program secures the full support of the United Kingdom (UK) through a grant targeted to enhance government’s capability building programs for PPP projects.  The PPP Center is the recipient of the UK grant that focuses on building up the proficiency of the various implementing agencies directly involved... continue reading

DOH Vaccine Project Prioritized Under PPP Program

DOH Vaccine Project Prioritized Under PPP Program

PPP Center Press Statement Self-sufficiency in vaccines is one of the top priority projects under the public-private partnership program of the Aquino Administration. The Department of Health’s Vaccine Self Sufficiency Project, Phase II has been approved as a PPP priority project and is now eligible for funding under the Project Development and Management Facility (PDMF)... continue reading