SEVEN BIG WINNERS SECTORS

‘Build Sangley-Clark railway link’

21 February, 2017 at 12:00

ADOPTING a twin-airport policy—one in the north and another in the south—is the most beneficial strategy that the government can undertake, an official from a party that offered to build a new international gateway in Sangley, Cavite, said on Thursday.

The economic revolution the Philippines really needs

21 February, 2017 at 10:06

For political, social, moral, and geo-political reasons, the revolution that the Philippines really needs is a productivity revolution in agriculture.

DOT eyes better distribution of air passenger...

20 February, 2017 at 15:45

Starting this year until the end of the Duterte administration in 2022, the Department of Tourism (DOT) expects an even more equitable distribution of air-passenger traffic, as the popularity of secondary destinations in the Philippines increases.

Mining firms warn of ‘a hundred Piatcos’

20 February, 2017 at 14:45

The Chamber of Mines of the Philippines (COMP) on Friday warned the government it could be swamped with hundreds of millions of dollars in suits from mining companies whose operations had been ordered shut down by Environment Secretary Gina Lopez.

Minefield

20 February, 2017 at 12:48

Events of the last two weeks in the mining sector indicate just how much this has turned into a minefield for both the industry and the government. The Department of Environment and Natural Resources announced on Feb. 2

[VIDEO] PH Ranks lowest in air transport...

17 February, 2017 at 13:27

ANC Business Nightly | February 15, 2017

Sangley airport complements Clark – ARRC

17 February, 2017 at 12:00

The country needs two international airports, with one located in Sangley and another in Clark, to serve passengers in the northern and southern parts of Luzon as well as cope with future demand…

San Miguel’s Ang Offers $14 Billion Airport...

17 February, 2017 at 11:00

San Miguel’s Ang Offers $14 Billion Airport in Tycoon Battle by Cecilia Yap and Clarissa Batino | February 16, 2017, 11:48 AM     The

Gov’t urged to implement multi-airport system

17 February, 2017 at 10:12

The government is urged to implement a multi-airport system policy in the greater capital region while accelerating the development of Clark International Airport instead of the proposed dual airport system

Gov’t urged to develop Clark, Sangley as...

17 February, 2017 at 09:54

The government should consider having two international gateways to cope with anticipated passenger growth in the future…

Airport options, strategies

17 February, 2017 at 08:30

Last Wednesday, the Joint Foreign Chambers presented a rather comprehensive paper on what we should do to enable our airports to meet our needs and be competitive with other airports in the ASEAN region. As always, John Forbes and his Arangkada team delivered a fantastic job.

Business groups urge gov’t to resolve aviation...

16 February, 2017 at 16:03

Business groups and the Joint Foreign Chambers (JFC) are urging the government to take immediate action to resolve the country’s air transport woes for the industry to take off and enjoy its benefits in the process.

[VIDEO] PH Lags ASEAN in air transport:...

16 February, 2017 at 15:59

Bloomberg TV Philippines – Starting Gate | February 16, 2017

NAIA PPP on hold amid review of...

14 February, 2017 at 10:01

The planned P74.56-billion Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Development Project, a public-private partnership (PPP) initiative, is on hold for now…

Multi-stakeholder review of mining firms ordered

13 February, 2017 at 16:38

A multi-stakeholder review on mining companies was decided late Thursday after a five-hour closed-door meeting of the inter-agency Mining Industry Coordinating Council (MICC).

Palace, Cabinet stop mine closures, suspension orders

10 February, 2017 at 14:59

Malacañang has put on hold the closure and suspension orders on 28 mines issued by Environment Secretary Gina Lopez purportedly to give way to due process.

NAIA upgrade needed before building new airport

10 February, 2017 at 14:48

Despite traffic congestion and clamors for a new airport, the government still has to increase the capacity of the existing Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) before anything else, the latest study of the Center for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA) stressed.

Cabinet throws lifeline to miners

9 February, 2017 at 12:57

Beleaguered miners reeling from last week’s move by the Environment department to shut them down may have gotten a reprieve when the Cabinet on Tuesday…

Air travel growth lags GDP due to...

6 February, 2017 at 14:00

The Philippines will eventually need to build a new airport to accommodate increasing passenger traffic, the Center for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA) said in a report…

Joint Foreign Chambers laud PCC efforts to...

6 February, 2017 at 11:48

Given the focus of the Duterte Administration on Infrastructure development which is fully supported by the business community, it will be necessary to create an environment in which infrastructure projects can be implemented effectively and timely.

Philippine metals industry fights Duterte over shutdown...

6 February, 2017 at 09:53

The Philippines metals industry has vowed to fight a clampdown by President Rodrigo Duterte’s government that would shut more than half the country’s mines and slash nickel ore shipments from the world’s largest exporter.

BCDA sees completion of new Clark airport...

3 February, 2017 at 16:55

A new Clark airport terminal for domestic and international passengers with an 8-million-visitor capacity will be finished within the first half of 2019.

P100-B tollroad projects proposed

3 February, 2017 at 10:55

Two unsolicited tollroad projects valued at more than P100 billion have been proposed to ease road congestion in Metro Manila and nearby provinces.

Gina Lopez names 21 mining firms facing...

3 February, 2017 at 09:07

Environment Secretary Gina Lopez on Thursday said 21 mines are facing closure, mainly for ruining bodies of water because of “indiscriminate mining.”