PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte is sending a high-level delegation to China this week to further hammer out details of some $15 billion-worth of economic deals and investment commitments forged between Manila and Beijing during his state visit in OctobeRead more
THE Metro Bacolod Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MBCCI) urged the Bacolod City Water District (Baciwa) to increase its proposed loan to P2 billion for the improvement of its distribution systems that will complement the bulk water supply projecRead more
THE Davao City government has proposed a P1.5 billion fund for a wide range of development programs for 2017.
City Planning chief Ivan Cortez said the fund covers both non-infrastructure and infrastructure programs and projects.Read more
AGRICULTURE Secretary Emmanuel “Manny” Piñol said the agriculture ministry of Japan and Japan International Cooperation Agency has committed to grant the Philippine government a long-term loan for agricultural equipment.Read more
AGRICULTURE Secretary Emmanuel “Manny” Piñol said all farm to market road (FMR) projects are eyed to be finished within five years.
Pinol said some 4,000 kilometers of FMR still need to be realized.Read more