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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 ...

Posted on 2 December, 2016 at 11:25

Pipeline of Projects | Public-Private Partnership Center

Philippines good at frustrating foreign investors –...

Posted on 29 November, 2016 at 13:00

The Philippines is still much “talk” and less “walk” when it comes to addressing the country’s attractiveness as an investment destination.

DTI unveils new industrial strategy

Posted on 29 November, 2016 at 10:57

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has unveiled a new industrial strategy that would revive the country’s manufacturing sector and accelerate further its growth in the coming years.

PCC: Make policy changes to open telco,...

Posted on 28 November, 2016 at 14:09

There is no need to amend the 1987 Philippine Constitution to liberalize the country’s telecommunications and energy sectors and allow foreign players to operate as public utilities, said the Philippine Competition Commission (PCC).

Duterte vows to open up telecom, energy...

Posted on 24 November, 2016 at 17:00

President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday vowed to boost economic growth by opening up the telecommunications and energy sectors to new players.

Still more fun in the Phl?

Posted on 24 November, 2016 at 12:30

They are scrapping the three-year-old tourism promotion campaign that is just starting to catch the world’s attention. But it’s still more fun at the Tourism department since the new administration took over.

Will they be done?

Posted on 24 November, 2016 at 10:21

In June, President Duterte and his chosen Cabinet members met with the business community to discuss the economic plans of the new government …

Economic zone authority eyes ‘special wage package’

Posted on 23 November, 2016 at 16:42

The Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) hopes to offer cheaper wages to investors in areas under its jurisdiction, offsetting lower pay with housing and education benefits…

Trade dep’t plans shipbuilding, pharmaceuticals programs

Posted on 22 November, 2016 at 16:06

The Board of Investments (BoI) will roll out next year two more industry manufacturing initiatives similar to its existing automobile resurgence program, a senior Trade official said yesterday.

PHL defense indl zones eye global arms...

Posted on 22 November, 2016 at 14:09

The Duterte administration will jump-start its program to modernize the Philippine Armed Forces by developing defense industrial complexes through the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (Peza).

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