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Arangkada Progress Report
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.
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…
Posted on 21 April, 2017 at 14:50
When I was first introduced to the personal computer decades ago, there were times when the operating system did not work properly.
Posted on 20 April, 2017 at 15:00
The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) took a defiant stand against industry giants PLDT Inc. and Globe Telecom, elevating to the Supreme Court a long-running legal row over their May 2016 joint acquisition of San Miguel Corp.’s telco assets.
Posted on 20 April, 2017 at 13:00
I stayed in town during the Holy Week break and enjoyed a relatively less congested metropolis. The Holy Week population of Metro Manila may just be its maximum carrying capacity.
Posted on 20 April, 2017 at 10:50
President Duterte and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe are set to sign in November an agreement that would jump-start the construction of the country’s first subway system, Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade said on Tuesday.
Posted on 19 April, 2017 at 17:00
I have written so much over the years, including in this column, about our deeply flawed policies on rice. It has been tiring and exasperating.
Posted on 19 April, 2017 at 15:13
Transportation Secretary Arthur P. Tugade said yesterday that the subway project, the first of its kind in the country, will be funded both through official development assistance (ODA) and from the government’s budget.
Posted on 18 April, 2017 at 15:22
The Senate assured on Monday it will consider a wish list forwarded by foreign business groups for inclusion to the Duterte administration’s comprehensive tax-reform program…
Posted on 17 April, 2017 at 16:00
The Philippines “will remain a top performer” in East Asia and the Pacific, the World Bank said yesterday, even as it flagged risks that include rising global interest rates that could weaken the peso…