What does it take to move twice as fast?

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

PHL mulls over future of airports as...

Posted on 26 October, 2016 at 17:30

How do you solve a problem like Naia? Slowly, it seems, as solving the air-congestion woes at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) would take some time, according to transportation officials.

Embracing the dragon

Posted on 26 October, 2016 at 16:30

With stinging words in Beijing against our top ally, America, President Duterte has taken the Philippines to a foreign policy adventure that carries with it immense socioeconomic import and potentially dangerous geopolitical repercussions.

Philippines: Broadband Nation

Posted on 26 October, 2016 at 15:00

The Philippines can harvest the dividends of high-speed connectivity if private and public sector players join forces.

A steep learning curve

Posted on 26 October, 2016 at 13:30

It’s much clearer now. President Duterte wants to diversify our diplomatic and economic portfolio in consonance with the Constitution’s mandate of pursuing an independent foreign policy.

US: Duterte sparking distress around the world

Posted on 26 October, 2016 at 12:00

America’s top diplomat for Asia on Monday said President Duterte’s controversial remarks and a “real climate of uncertainty” about his administration’s intentions have sparked distress around the world.

Global Ferronickel, Chinese firm tie up for...

Posted on 26 October, 2016 at 10:00

Listed Global Ferronickel Holdings Inc. (FNI) is eyeing the construction of a $700-million stainless steel plant in the country after it inked a strategic cooperation deal with a Chinese firm.

Duterte tells US businessmen: ‘Go ahead, pack...

Posted on 26 October, 2016 at 09:00

If his scathing and vulgar comments are causing consternation and worry among American investors and businessmen, President Duterte said yesterday they can always pack up and leave.

GGDC pumps in $350 M for Clark...

Posted on 26 October, 2016 at 08:00

Global Gateway Development Corp. (GGDC) is pumping in $ 350 million for the construction of the Aeropark Campus inside the company’s logistics center in the Clark Freeport Zone.

Truly independent

Posted on 25 October, 2016 at 17:30

While in Beijing, President Duterte announced our “separation” from the United States.

Jittery BPOs knock on Duterte’s door

Posted on 25 October, 2016 at 15:30

The IT-Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) is seeking audience with President Rodrigo Duterte after his latest pronouncements on the country’s relations with the United States…

  All rights to the stock images are owned by Getty Images and its image partners and are protected by United States copyright laws, international treaty provisions and other applicable laws.
Getty Images and its image partners retain all rights and are available for purchase by visiting gettyimages website.

Arangkada Philippines: A Business Perspective — Move Twice As Fast | Joint Foreign Chambers of the Philippines