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PH rural devt project gets additional $170M

The World Bank will provide $170 million in additional financing for the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP), which was described as one of the country’s “most innovative”. In a statement on Friday, the Washington-based multilateral lender said the funding approved by its board of executive directors would support the development of rural infrastructure such as [...] The post PH rural devt project gets additional $170M appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource: manilatimes_net manilatimes_netJan 12th, 2018

WB approves $170M funding for PHL rural projects

THE World Bank has approved $170 million in additional funding for programs that seek to develop provinces Philippines by building more roads, bridges, and irrigation systems. In a statement, the multilateral lender announced on Friday that it will be extending a bigger credit line for the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP), which is a nationwide […] The post WB approves $170M funding for PHL rural projects appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 13th, 2018

DA to rank projects under expanded PRDP

THE Agriculture department will be using a prioritization scheme for infrastructure development proposals under the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) in a bid to maximize the use of an anticipated $170-million World Bank loan. The loan, targeted to be utilized in 2018, will be part of the $450 million in additional financing that the department [...] The post DA to rank projects under expanded PRDP appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 17th, 2017

Italy allots P2.52B to DAR’s rural devt program

THE Italian government has earmarked P2.52 billion for rural infrastructure and agri-enterprise development, ca-pacity-building and project management in farming communities in the Philippines, as part of its continuing support for the eradication of pove.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 26th, 2016

World Bank approves $170-M for Philippine rural development

MANILA, Philippines — The World Bank on Friday announced it has approved $170 million worth of additional financing for the Philippine Rural Development Proj.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 12th, 2018

Pacquiao vows bigger PSC budget

SENATOR Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao assured the Philippine Sports Commission yesterday that in his capacity as chairman of the Senate committee on Sports, he shall push for additional budget allocation of the agency for 2019. Speaking in the press conference for the PSC-Pacquiao Amateur Boxing Cup, a joint grassroots sports project….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsDec 12th, 2017

Citizens urged to monitor subproject implementation

BENEFICIARIES of the subproject Hipona-Canapian-Quinabonglan farm-to-market road (FMR) with bridge initiated under the Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) were encouraged to conduct citizens’ monitoring during the implementation stage. This was highlighted by Manuel O. Olanday, deputy project director of the Regional Project Coordination Office 6, during the groundbreaking of the P196.997-million subproject […] The post Citizens urged to monitor subproject implementation appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsDec 1st, 2017

Firm ‘abandons’ rural health building project

TAPAZ, Capiz – The contractor of the P10.8-million Rural Health Unit (RHU) building of this town is facing charges for allegedly abandoning the project. Pacific Summit Construction Group, Inc. (PSCGI) could be charged for breach of contract for stopping the work on the RHU project since last week of July 2017 without any prior notice. […] The post Firm ‘abandons’ rural health building project appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 27th, 2017

DA expects additional P8-B WB funding

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Agriculture (DA) expects an P8-billion additional financing from the World Bank next year as it ramps up its rural in.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 18th, 2017

Biochar study opens doors for rural tech devt

Biochar study opens doors for rural tech devt.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 10th, 2017

PRDP allots P212 million for small enterprises

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 3 Aug) – The Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) said it has earmarked some P212 million for enterprise development that can be accessed by farmers and fisherfolks until next year. PRDP-Mindanao information unit head Sherwin Manual told reporters Wednesday that their Investments in Rural Enterprise and Agriculture and Fisheries Productivity (I-REAP) [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2017

PRDP allots P7.99 billion for infra projects in Mindanao

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 2 Aug) – The Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) said it allotted P7.99 billion, or at least 40 percent of its total infrastructure budget of P20 billion, to finance the construction of 171 infrastructure projects in Mindanao. PRDP-Mindanao information unit head Sherwin Manual told reporters Wednesday that they have already completed [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2017

RDC-11 endorses project for MSMEs

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/31 July) – The Regional Development Council of Region 11 has endorsed for funding a project that will support the growth of micro, small and medium enterprises. Endorsed by RDC-11 is the Rural Agro-Enterprise Partnership for Inclusive Development and Growth (RAPID Growth) project of the Department of Trade and Industry to the Investment Coordination Committee of [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 31st, 2017

Agribusiness: Zamboanga co-op wins PRDP financing for cacao program

SINDANGAN, Zamboanga del Norte has won approval from the Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) for its P32-million proposal for a cacao development program......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 21st, 2017

Oregon port vote is latest local action on fossil fuels

SEATTLE — Residents of a community on the Oregon coast are considering whether to try to derail a fossil fuel export project in their rural county, a decisio.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 15th, 2017

Socsksargen devt project office’s term extended

Socsksargen devt project office’s term extended.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 8th, 2017

DA pursues expansion of rural development project

MANILA, Philippines - The Department of Agriculture (DA) hopes to implement the expansion of its Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) by July 2017 as.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 7th, 2016

DA sets P102 M funding for Caraga project

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Agriculture (DA) is setting aside P102 million for a rural development project in Caraga to help reduce farmers’ prod.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 28th, 2016

Work starts on two new Iran nuclear reactors

TEHRAN: Russian and Iranian firms began work on Saturday on two additional reactors at Iran’s nuclear power plant on the Gulf coast at Bushehr, the project manager said. The plant has been a bone of contention with Iran’s Gulf Arab neighbors.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 10th, 2016

Coconut farmers seek support for ‘geonet’ production

BUTUAN CITY: Agusan del Norte’s coconut farmers has sought assistance from the Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP) for increasing geonet production in the Caraga region. The Libas Farmers Multi-Purpose Coo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 28th, 2016

NEDA to discuss P 320 B infra project next month

At least 10 major infrastructure projects worth P320 billion have been recommended by economic managers to boost rural development, modernize transportation network and ease traffic conditions in the country......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsAug 23rd, 2016