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Puerto Princesa infra to be beefed up to accommodate more tourists

Puerto Princesa infra to be beefed up to accommodate more tourists

Source: Philippine Information Agency Published 11 November 2011   QUEZON CITY, Nov. 11 (PIA) — Improvement and preparation for the airports and access roads leading to the Puerto Princesa City is one of the top priorities of President Benigno Simeon Aquino III and the local government of Palawan, according to Puerto Princesa City Mayor Edward... continue reading

PPP Center Stages Workshop on PPP for CALABARZON

PPP Center Stages Workshop on PPP for CALABARZON

11 November 2011,  PPP Center The Public-Private Partnership Center of the Philippines (PPP Center) recently conducted the PPP Regional Orientation-Workshop for the CALABARZON region last October 25, 2011. This officially jumpstarts the PPP Center’s series of regional training rollout which aims to introduce local government units (LGUs) and other regional stakeholders to the Philippine PPP... continue reading

PPPs for local governments highlighted in the 2nd Cebu Local Governance and Development Forum

PPPs for local governments highlighted in the 2nd Cebu Local Governance and Development Forum

PPP Center 04 November 2011   The  public-private partnership (PPP) option available to local governments in Cebu province was highlighted by the PPP Center during  the 2nd Cebu Local Governance and Development Forum on October 26, 2011 at the Marco Polo Hotel in Cebu City. Organized by theCBC-StrategicStudiesCenterand the USC-Political Science Department, the Forum focused... continue reading

DENR explores PPP option for sustainable use of PH natural resources

DENR explores PPP option for sustainable use of PH natural resources

Press Release 05 November 2011 The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) is keenly studying ways to achieve sustainable use of the country’s natural resources by harnessing mechanisms available under public-private partnership (PPP) projects. Speaking in an orientation program conducted by the PPP Center, DENR Policy and Planning Undersecretary Demetrio L. Ignacio Jr. stressed... continue reading

Ayala mulls bid for O&M contract of Laguindingan airport

Ayala mulls bid for O&M contract of Laguindingan airport

November 1, 2011, BusinessWorld Online AYALA CORP. is looking to bid for the operation and maintenance (O&M) contract of an airport that will serve Cagayan de Oro, an area where the conglomerate is already building a mall and housing complex. This comes on top of the firm’s interest in other infrastructure projects lined up by... continue reading

Regulator OK’s initial toll rates for NAIA Expressway

Regulator OK’s initial toll rates for NAIA Expressway

October 30, 2011 BusinessWorld Online INITIAL TOLL rates for Phase 1 of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Expressway has been approved by the Toll Regulatory Board, according to a bulletin published in a newspaper yesterday. The almost two-kilometer thoroughfare, which connects the Skyway from Makati City to the NAIA complex in Pasay City, has... continue reading

PPP to boost shipbuilding – FVR

PPP to boost shipbuilding – FVR

Manila Bulletin, 01 November 2011   MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines, now world’s “fourth” largest shipbuilder, will most likely improve its stature in the world shipbuilding industry under a strong private-public sector partnership, former president Fidel V. Ramos said. The former president made this comment after the planning committee meeting of the first ever Philippine... continue reading

4 PPP proposals get funds for pre-investment studies

4 PPP proposals get funds for pre-investment studies

Philippine Star, 31 October 2011   MANILA, Philippines – The government’s Project Development and Monitoring Facility (PDMF) board approved last week the applications for funding of pre-investment studies for four Public-Private Partnership (PPP) projects. These PPP projects comprise three airport-related ventures and one involving an automatic transport fare collection system. Specifically, these cover the construction, operation and... continue reading

ADB commits $3.8B in loans, technical aid to Philippines

ADB commits $3.8B in loans, technical aid to Philippines

Business Inquirer, 28 October 2011 The Asian Development Bank will extend $3.8 billion in loans and technical assistance to the Philippines from 2011 to 2016 under its new Country Partnership Strategy (CPS). In a briefing on Friday, ADB officials said the bank may extend around $620 million in loans and about $5 million in technical assistance to... continue reading

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