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Arangkada Progress Report

Public-Private Partnership Monitor


Ensuring transparency of public-private partnerships (PPPs) gives Filipinos more opportunities to access modern infrastructure. Adequate power and water supply, improved transportation systems, and telecommunications respond to the needs of a growing urban population. [ Check Progress ]

Legislative Reform Tracker


The Arangkada Philippines supports legislative developments that encourage investment and job creation. Timely enactment of new laws and amendment of existing ones are crucial factors in sustaining the Philippine economy as well as boosting the country’s global competitiveness. [ Check Progress ]

News Updates

Status of PPP Projects (as of April...

Posted on 27 April, 2017 at 15:30

Status of PPP Projects
As of 21 April 2017

[VIDEO] Dutertenomics Forum II

Posted on 27 April, 2017 at 11:10

DuterteNomics holds its second forum at the ASEAN International Media Center (IMC) in the Taft Ballroom of Conrad Hotel, Pasay City on April 25, 2017.

[VIDEO] Headstart: ‘Dutertenomics’ to create 1 million...

Posted on 27 April, 2017 at 10:53

President Rodrigo Duterte’s plan to build P8.4 billion in new roads, railways and bridges will generate one million jobs every year, one of his economic managers.

[OPINION] Behind the dark clouds

Posted on 27 April, 2017 at 10:09

I recently called attention to “dark clouds” that we need to watch, seen in weakening numbers on the economy, particularly accelerating price inflation, rising unemployment, and slowing growth.

Philippines aims to be top FDI destination...

Posted on 27 April, 2017 at 09:55

The Philippines is embarking on necessary reforms aimed at creating a business environment that is more conducive to investments as it targets to become a foreign direct investment (FDI) powerhouse in the region.

Duterte again hits US for criticizing drug...

Posted on 25 April, 2017 at 12:00

President Duterte slammed the United States yesterday for expressing concern over the killings linked to his war against drugs and dared it to explain supposed interference in other countries’ affairs.

[OPINION] Impressive, sana!

Posted on 25 April, 2017 at 09:30

The Infrastructure presentation last week was impressive. The use of social media to spread the word around was impressive as well.

ICTSI, DOTr launch first RoRo terminal

Posted on 24 April, 2017 at 13:33

International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) and the Department of Transportation (DOTr) launched Friday the country’s first container roll-on roll-off barge terminal project in Tanza, Cavite.

[OPINION] Perspectives on ‘Dutertenomics’

Posted on 24 April, 2017 at 10:04

Build, build, build” is the new mantra of the Duterte administration, as our top infrastructure officials joined Cabinet economic managers in the “Dutertenomics Forum” held earlier this week.

Where have all the projects gone?

Posted on 21 April, 2017 at 16:46

When Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade talked of “revisiting” the vision for public-private partnership deals last July, few in the private sector could have anticipated the drastic impact it would have on the cornerstone initiative…

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