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30 infra projects to start this year

Thirty flagship infrastructure projects worth a total of P1.04 trillion under the ambitious 'Build, Build, Build' program will start implementation this year and are seen creating up to 8.....»»

Category: newsSource: philippinetimes philippinetimesJun 20th, 2018

Flagship infra projects set to start construction

TEN flagship infrastructure projects worth more than P59 billion will move into the construction stage this year, Finance department data showed. The biggest is the P35.257-billion Mindanao Rail Project (Phase 1)-Tagum Davao Digos Segment, which involves the construction of 102-kilometer, non-electrified, single-track rail running through Digos, Davao City and Tagum in Region XI. The project [...] The post Flagship infra projects set to start construction appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJun 21st, 2018

30 infra projects to start this year

Thirty flagship infrastructure projects worth a total of P1.04 trillion under the ambitious 'Build, Build, Build' program will start implementation this year and are seen creating up to 8.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 20th, 2018

Massive infra projects start rolling this year – DOF

MANILA, Philippines — The Duterte administration’s massive infrastructure program is expected to be in full swing this year following the implementation of t.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 31st, 2018

DPWH: Multi-Billion Peso Infra Projects Set to Start This Year

DPWH: Multi-Billion Peso Infra Projects Set to Start This Year.....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsApr 19th, 2017

MPIC unit to start raising P30-B for two big infra projects

A Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC) unit is looking to raise a combined amount of P30 billion starting this year in order to fund two big infrastructure projects— the P35.42-billion Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAX) and P27.9-billion Cebu-Cordo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsSep 6th, 2016

Over P7M in Infra Projects, Cash Aid: Capitol Mulls Hike of Brgy Workers’ Cash Incentives

Barangay workers are expected to get an increase in their cash incentives from the Cebu Provincial Government starting this year. This, after Vice Gov. Agnes A. Magpale announced the Capitol’s plan on raising the barangay workers’ incentives during the distribution of cash gifts in the northern towns of Sogod and Catmon on Thursday, Jan. 10. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJan 18th, 2019

Five infra loans to be inked in Q1

Loan agreements for five infrastructure projects to be financed by official development assistance (ODA) are expected to be signed in the first quarter of this year, the Finance department said…READ The post Five infra loans to be inked in Q1 appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 14th, 2019

‘Ex-Cabinet man ‘parked’ infra fund’

A former Cabinet member who will seek an elective post in the midterm elections next year “parked” at least P300 million worth of infrastructure projects in the proposed national budget…READ The post ‘Ex-Cabinet man ‘parked’ infra fund’ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsDec 17th, 2018

Diokno in-laws bag P550 million infra projects — Andaya

In-laws of Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno in Sorsogon have bagged infrastructure projects worth more than half a billion pesos in the province this year, House of Representatives Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 16th, 2018

P12 billion in infra projects to be implemented in Mindanao next year

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 13 Dec) – Around P12 billion in various infrastructure projects will be implemented in Mindanao next year. Sherwin Manual, information unit head of the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP)-Mindanao said in an interview Thursday that they expect a massive implementation of at least 172 infrastructure subprojects in several areas in Mindanao […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

Sorsogon solon denies getting P10B for infra projects in 2018

MANILA, Philippines --- A Sorsogon congressman has belied receiving P10 billion for infrastructure projects in 2018 amid controversy hounding the proposed 2019 national budget. Sorsogon 2nd Dist. Rep. Deogracias Ramos Jr. clarified he only received around P2 billion from theDepartment of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) this year, while he proposed P2.790 billion for next year's infrastructure fund. On Wednesday, House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. bared the entire Sorsogon province received P10 billion this year while another P6 billion was in the proposed 2019 budget for the province. READ:Andaya says Sorsogon got P10B in infra projects But Ramos also admitted some...Keep on reading: Sorsogon solon denies getting P10B for infra projects in 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

Andaya says Sorsogon got P10B in infra projects

  Sorsogon province received P10 billion for infrastructure projects in 2018 alone from the national government, Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. said on Wednesday.   "For your information, Sorsogon is the champion (in terms of funding) this year," Andaya said at a news conference.   Another P6 billion for Sorsogon was in the budget that the national government wanted to rush for approval, said the lawmaker from Camarines Sur. "We saw what happened when you rush the budget. The projects go to just one contractor."   Andaya said Bulacan-based CT Leoncio Construction and Trading cornered P2.5 billion of the P10 billion released to Sorsogon thi...Keep on reading: Andaya says Sorsogon got P10B in infra projects.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 12th, 2018

Infra spending up 50% in 10 months

Construction of more roads, health facilities, school buildings as well as local projects in Mindanao nearly doubled the national government's infrastructure expenditures in October to P94.4 billion, Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno said on Wednesday.   The latest Department of Budget and Management data showed that disbursements on infrastructure and other capital outlays jumped 83.4 percent in October from P51.5 billion a year ago.   In a press conference, Diokno explained that "billing claims and payments for completed infrastructure projects were made" that month.   Infrastructure spending in October also exceeded September's P65.2 billion.   ...Keep on reading: Infra spending up 50% in 10 months.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 12th, 2018

‘Prioritize infra projects amid deficits’

THE government must prioritize which infrastructure projects could bring more proceeds to the economy amid widening “twin deficits,” a Maybank economist said on Tuesday. During a year-end executive briefing hosted...READ MORE The post ‘Prioritize infra projects amid deficits’ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsNov 6th, 2018

Cebu spends over P200-M on infra projects

THE CEBU PROVINCIAL Capitol said it has spent more than P200 million this year for infrastructure projects, inclduing water facilities […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsOct 28th, 2018

8-mo trade gap hits $26B

The local economy continued to earn fewer dollars than it spent in August, thanks to strong imports of capital equipment and oil, while the weaker peso failed to make Philippine exports more competitive in the international market.   The total trade gap for the first eight months of 2018 now stands at $26 billion, substantially larger than the $15.7-billion deficit recorded in the same period last year, according to data released on Wednesday by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).   As a result, the peso "may continue to depreciate in the medium term as the widening trade deficit is expected to continue as big-ticket infra projects kick in by next year," Bank...Keep on reading: 8-mo trade gap hits $26B.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 10th, 2018

Brace for worse traffic congestion as more infra works start

MOTORISTS AND commuters should expect even heavier traffic in the coming days with road closures in several parts of congested Metro Manila for infrastructure projects that started over the weekend, the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said. The U-Turn slot in Commonwealth Avenue was closed last Oct. 5 to give way to the construction of… link: Brace for worse traffic congestion as more infra works start.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 7th, 2018

DPWH directs all contractors to finish all infra projects this year

BORONGAN CITY, October 2 (PIA) -- District Engineer Manolo A. Rojas of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) - Eastern Samar District Engineering Office (ESDEO) directed all contractor.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2018

S& P: Policy shifts after 2019 polls may affect Philippine infra development

Policy actions influenced by elections and political shifts can create “greater uncertainties” for infrastructure projects in Southeast Asia, according to S&P Global Ratings, which also expects the region’s infrastructure development to “slow down” over the next year......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 20th, 2018

Gov’t lines up priority infrastructure for 2019

THE CURRENT ADMINISTRATION has lined up the start of P36.23 billion worth of large-scale flood control, road and railway projects next year, which marks the midterm of President Rodrigo R. Duterte. The post Gov’t lines up priority infrastructure for 2019 appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 28th, 2018