Republic of the Philippines

Public-Private Partnership Center

Search Result

Investment pledges hit record P617 B this year

Investment pledges hit record P617 B this year

MANILA, Philippines — Investment approvals by the Board of Investments (BOI) soared to an all-time high this year, surpassing by nearly a quarter the full year target of P500 billion. The BOI said yesterday investments approved this year hit P617 billion, the highest in the agency’s 50-year history and 39.5 percent more than the P442... continue reading

PPP Center to launch water projects in 2018

PPP Center to launch water projects in 2018

MANILA – The Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center is eyeing to roll out five to eight water supply projects of local government units (LGUs) next year. To create a larger market for investors, the center is considering to bundle the projects of LGUs nationwide. “The biggest sector we have is water and sanitation,” PPP Center Executive... continue reading

MPCALA Holdings on track to complete CALAx by 2020

MPCALA Holdings on track to complete CALAx by 2020

MANILA, Philippines — Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC) unit MPCALA Holdings Inc. is on track to complete the construction of the Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAx) by 2020, despite a delay in the delivery of right-of-way. “Well, it’s delayed on the right-of-way but we think we can accelerate and complete it still by end of December,” MPCALA... continue reading

Water projects to be packaged for investors

Water projects to be packaged for investors

The Public-Private Partnership Center (PPPC) is looking to bundle water-supply projects from different provincial areas and broaden their scope in an effort to attract more investors. At a briefing in Quezon City, PPPC Executive Director Ferdinand Pecson listed a number of PPP projects in the pipeline, and said water is the biggest sector. “We are... continue reading

Nat’l broadband, LGU PPPs launched in ‘18

Nat’l broadband, LGU PPPs launched in ‘18

The Public Private Partnership Center (PPPC) expects to roll out the national broadband project and more water related projects in local government units (LGUs) in 2018. Ferdinand Pecson, PPPC executive director, in a press conference, said the agency will be more focused on LGU PPP projects. A significant project to be auctioned off next year... continue reading

PPP Center focuses on local projects

PPP Center focuses on local projects

THE Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center plans to focus next year on water-related local government works amid the current government’s decision to use official development assistance (ODA) and state funds more for construction of big-ticket projects. “There really has to be more attention on projects for local governments. The biggest sector that we have really is... continue reading

SMC airport, Megawide rail projects move up

SMC airport, Megawide rail projects move up

MANILA, Philippines — Three unsolicited project proposals for rail, airport and flood control are expected to hurdle regulatory approval and rolled out next year, having been identified as priority infrastructure projects, the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center said yesterday. These private sector-initiated projects include the East West Rail Project of East West Rail Corp and Alloy... continue reading

Aboitiz in bid to tap Chinese for power, infra projects

Aboitiz in bid to tap Chinese for power, infra projects

The Aboitiz group is in talks with two large Chinese companies—Shandong Electric Power Construction Corp. III (Sepco3) and Dongfang Electric Company (DEC)—for prospective partnerships in big-ticket power and other infrastructure projects. The group’s privately held construction arm Aboitiz Construction Inc. (ACI) recently visited China to explore possible tie-ups here or abroad, a press statement on... continue reading

Aboitiz eyes construction partnerships in China

Aboitiz eyes construction partnerships in China

Aboitiz Construction, Inc. (ACI), the construction arm of the Aboitiz Group, is exploring possible partnerships in in China as part of its efforts to looking for business opportunities overseas. In a statement, the firm said it recently visited two large companies in China: Shandong Electric Power Construction Corporation III (SEPCO3) and Dongfang Electric Company (DEC).... continue reading

Clark airport maintenance among PPP projects set for rollout in 2018

Clark airport maintenance among PPP projects set for rollout in 2018

The PPP Center is also eyeing 5 to 8 water projects under some local government units MANILA, Philippines – At least 5 sizeable public-private partnership (PPP) projects, including the operations and maintenance (O&M) of the Clark International Airport, are targeted to be rolled out in 2018, said the chief of the PPP Center. Tabled for... continue reading