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The Arangkada Philippines Second Anniversary Assessment

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

The Grim Reality Behind the Philippines’ Economic...

Posted on 8 May, 2013 at 19:10

In a neighborhood of so-called “Asian tigers,” the Philippines has quietly emerged as the region’s newest economic darling. At

PCCI: PHL credit upgrade ‘useless’ if unemployment,...

Posted on 8 May, 2013 at 19:04

Local businessmen belonging to the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) said the credit upgrades obtained by the Philippines will not

Credit upgrade: OFW blood, sweat, tears

Posted on 8 May, 2013 at 12:48

Benjamin E. Diokno | Core THE PHILIPPINES received another “trophy” — an upgrade to BBB- credit rating — this time from

Palace sees no need to revise Constitution...

Posted on 8 May, 2013 at 12:41

Malacañang maintained on Tuesday there was no need to tinker with the 1987 Charter and relax constitutional restrictions limiting foreign

IATA pushes single airport system

Posted on 7 May, 2013 at 18:50

MANILA, Philippines – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is pushing for the continued improvement of the operations of the

Philippines Beats Indonesia in Gaining S&P Investment...

Posted on 4 May, 2013 at 16:45

Philippine stocks rose to a record after it beat Indonesia to win an investment grade fromStandard & Poor’s, as President Benigno


Posted on 30 April, 2013 at 13:38

EDITORIAL Last month in Davao City, President Aquino told hoteliers at the Philippine MICE Conference that by 2016, when he hopes tourist arrivals

Senate bets cool to legislated wage hike

Posted on 30 April, 2013 at 12:54

MANILA, Philippines – With Labor Day barely a month away, incumbent and aspiring senators alike are cool to a legislated wage hike for the

Gov’t teams to be created to improve...

Posted on 29 April, 2013 at 20:20

MANILA, Philippines – The government is creating teams to improve the country’s business environment as the Philippines work to upgrade its

Voting independently of the surveys

Posted on 29 April, 2013 at 19:54

Randy David | Public Lives Preelection surveys do often take the form of self-fulfilling oracles. This happens when voters find the published

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