BCDA opens bidding for Clark airport operator

The state-owned Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) has opened the bidding for the operations and management (O&M) contract of Clark International Airport Monday. This followed the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Board’s recent approval the PHP5.61-billion Clark International Airport Expansion Project and O&M Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Concession. BCDA’s management announced that it will […]

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Japan, PHL officials meet to fast-track infra projects

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade, Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar together with other officials from the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and heads of attached agencies met with Japan’s Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Tourism Keichi Ishii and other Japanese officials to discuss the status and ways to fast-track all transportation and public works projects […]

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Duterte: Japan already paid dearly

The issue on comfort women with Japan “insofar as I’m concerned, tapos na ‘yan,” President Rodrigo Duterte said during his arrival press conference from Singapore on April 29. The President made the statement when asked what is his position on the removal of comfort woman statue along Roxas Boulevard in Manila. He said he agrees […]

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