Public Works Secretary Rogelio Singson has barred several contractors from participating in any new bidding until they finish on time their projects for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) scheduled at the Clark Freeport in 2015, Angeles City Mayor Edgardo Pamintuan said.
By Ben O. de Vera
The massive investments needed to make potable water accessible to every Filipino would pour in only if the government grants investors generous perks, makes financing more accessible, as well as ensures a stable regulatory environment, experts said on Monday.
By Miguel R. Camus
The government is set to award two massive Public-Private Partnership (PPP) contracts—for a P65-billion railway from Manila to Cavite and a P35.4-billion toll road south of Metro Manila—to help move the administration’s keystone infrastructure projects forward, an official said.
By the staff
The property unit of conglomerate San Miguel Corp. has been pretty quiet since its voluntary delisting from the Philippine Stock Exchange last year.
By Daxim L. Lucas
Diversified conglomerate San Miguel Corp. (SMC) on Thursday said that its bid for the P35.4-billion Cavite-Laguna Expressway (Calax) complies fully with the government’s requirements, amid a move by a rival business group to have it disqualified.