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2 regional airport projects advance

Two unsolicited airport proposals worth almost P53 billion have been allowed to advance for further approval, the Department of Transportation announced on Tuesday.   The DOTr said in a statement that businessman Dennis Uy's Chelsea Logistics Holdings Corp., which made a P49-billion unsolicited offer for the Davao International Airport, was awarded an original proponent status (OPS). Mega 7 Construction Corp. also won an OPS for its P3.8-billion proposal for the Kalibo International Airport, the DOTr announced. Both offered to operate, maintain and further develop the respective airports through a 30-year concession period.   Swiss challenge The OPS was awarded t...Keep on reading: 2 regional airport projects advance.....»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerOct 23rd, 2018

2 regional airport projects advance

Two unsolicited airport proposals worth almost P53 billion have been allowed to advance for further approval, the Department of Transportation announced on Tuesday.   The DOTr said in a statement that businessman Dennis Uy's Chelsea Logistics Holdings Corp., which made a P49-billion unsolicited offer for the Davao International Airport, was awarded an original proponent status (OPS). Mega 7 Construction Corp. also won an OPS for its P3.8-billion proposal for the Kalibo International Airport, the DOTr announced. Both offered to operate, maintain and further develop the respective airports through a 30-year concession period.   Swiss challenge The OPS was awarded t...Keep on reading: 2 regional airport projects advance.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2018

Govt rejects Aboitiz regional airport offer

The government has rejected Aboitiz Equity Ventures’s (AEV) unsolicited proposal to upgrade, expand, operate and maintain four regional airports, with the Transportation department ruling that the projects should undergo public bidding. AEV, through wholly-owned subsidiary Aboitiz InfraCapital, Inc. (AIC) last month offered to spend P148 billion to rehabilitate and operate the Iloilo International Airport, Bacolod-Silay [...] The post Govt rejects Aboitiz regional airport offer appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsApr 10th, 2018

DPWH chief inspects Caticlan, Boracay roads

DEPARTMENT of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark A. Villar inspected two on-going infrastructure projects in Aklan – the Boracay Circumferential Road and Caticlan Airport Access Road. Villar was accompanied by Undersecretary Roberto R. Bernardo, DPWH-6 Regional Director Wenceslao M. Leaño, Jr. and OIC-Assistant Regional Director Jose Al V. Fruto, and District Engineer Noel […] The post DPWH chief inspects Caticlan, Boracay roads appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

DoTr to order new feasibility studies for 4 regional airports

THE Department of Transportation (DoTr) will order new feasibility studies for four regional airport projects, with the studies targeted for completion next year. The government has said it is open to auctioning off the operations and maintenance (O&M) component for the regional airport projects, after removing the regional airport projects — New Bohol (Panglao), Davao, […] The post DoTr to order new feasibility studies for 4 regional airports appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsNov 26th, 2017

Government scraps regional airports bidding

MANILA, Philippines - The government has stopped the auction for the Regional Airport Projects under the public-private partnership (PPP) scheme to fund the.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Transport department halts regional airport PPP offer

THE GOVERNMENT has terminated the public-private partnership (PPP) mode of procurement for the regional airport projects, with the implementing bodies -- the Department of Transportation (DoTr) and Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines -- deciding they "would be implemented through other modes," the PPP Center said in a press release yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

DOTr starts bid process for 5 regional airports PPP

The transportation department has opened the bidding process for the development, operations and maintenance of five unbundled airport projects, the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center announced yesterday......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 25th, 2017

DOTr starts bid process for 5 regional airports PPP

The transportation department has opened the bidding process for the development, operations and maintenance of five unbundled airport projects, the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center announced yesterday......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 25th, 2017

Corporate News: After casino, Okada said to be keen on Philippine airports

GAMING MOGUL Kazuo Okada is interested in bidding for international airport projects in the Philippines, as part of a strategy to advance his investments in the local tourism industry, a local partner said......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 21st, 2016

DPWH bares list of completed projects in CDO

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Oct. 19 (PIA)--The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) regional office submitted to the City Council of Cagayan de Oro the list of completed projects as of September.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsNov 1st, 2018

Spain’s Acciona eyes PHL renewable energy projects

SPANISH FIRM Acciona, S.A. plans to expand its operations in the Philippines and beef up its manpower as it explores opportunities in the renewable energy sector in partnership with a local company, its regional official said......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsOct 28th, 2018

Davao, Kalibo airport proposals take off

The unsolicited proposals for the upgrade and maintenance of the airports in Davao and Kalibo gained headway as their proponents were granted original proponent status (OPS) for the projects......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2018

Chelsea submits proposal for Davao monorail

More unsolicited proposals from the country’s biggest corporations are being submitted to the government, with Dennis Uy’s Chelsea Logistics Holdings Corp. seeking to invest in a monorail system in Davao, and the Aboitiz Group looking to operate and maintain another regional airport......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 15th, 2018

Duterte leaves for Asean leaders’ meet in Bali

President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday night left the country to attend the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Leaders' Gathering in Bali, Indonesia. Duterte left Awanag Airport in Maguindanao at 6:17 p.m. The President is set to meet with the leaders of the nine-member states of Asean on October 11. READ: Duterte to meet with Asean leaders in Bali "The President will address the meeting and highlight the need to sustain inclusive and sustainable growth and development for all through stronger regional and global cooperation and greater security and stability," Malacaang said in a statement. The Palace said the President would meet with Asean leaders to discuss...Keep on reading: Duterte leaves for Asean leaders’ meet in Bali.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 10th, 2018

Significant change for PhilPop

I had a blast with my good friends Noel Cabangon and Ryan Cayabyab at the PhilPop Reveal and Listening Party. A video featuring the 30 entries was showcased during the event. The music fest continues to defy expectations by championing homegrown talents from different backgrounds and music genres.   Mr. C stressed the importance of regional inclusivity and giving voice to underrated artists. Viva Records supervised the official recording of the songs, which are available on YouTube and Spotify.   From the Top 30, only 10 will advance to the last round. They will compete on Nov. 30 in the festival's Finals Night. To vote for your bets, log on to philpop.com.ph. B...Keep on reading: Significant change for PhilPop.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 24th, 2018

Clark airport contracts awarded by November — BCDA

State-owned Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) expects to award contracts for the power and water distribution requirements in New Clark City, as well as operations and maintenance (O&M) of the Clark International Airport before the year ends after auctions for both projects have been hit with delays......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

Tycoons bag P102-B Naia project

[pullquote][/pullquote]The government has awarded seven of the country's largest conglomerates an original proponent status to embark on a P102-billion program to upgrade the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) into a "world-class" regional aviation hub.   With this original proponent status from the Department of Transportation (DoTR)---which gives the Naia "superconsortium" the first crack at the project under a 15-year concession period--- the Naia modernization program could commence as early as July next year, Naia consortium spokesperson Jimbo Reverente said in an interview.   The seven key proponents of the Naia superconsortium are Aboitiz InfraCapital ...Keep on reading: Tycoons bag P102-B Naia project.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

Build new airports

Stop talking. Start building. Sen. Joseph Victor Ejercito yesterday urged the government to immediately start infrastructure projects to decongest the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) and prevent another paralysis like the one caused by the Xiamen plane that veered off the runway two weeks ago. “For me, let’s stop talking, we should start building. Let’s […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2018

Recto to DOTr: Why so slow with airport projects?

MANILA, Philippines – Senate President Pro-Tempore Ralph Recto on Wednesday, August 29, hit the Department of Transportation (DOTr) for the slow rollout of airport projects to decongest the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). During the Senate hearing on the Xiamen Air accident at the NAIA runway , Recto pointed out that the country's main gateway is ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

Projects delayed in Visayas airports

The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) has been called to task for the delays of 15 infrastructure projects meant to benefit passengers at four airports in the Visayas region. Recent Commission of Audit (COA) figures reveal that Kalibo International Airport in Aklan had the highest value of delayed infrastructure projects at P85.8 million, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsAug 21st, 2018