By Amy R. Remo
Eight business groups slammed on Tuesday the proposed re-bidding of the P35.4-billion Cavite Laguna Expressway (Calax) deal, stressing that such a move would be an “inopportune” and ill-advised decision that would once again put to question the credibility of the government’s Public-Private Partnership (PPP) program.
By Doris C. Dumlao
The government is considering a new strategy to resolve the hotly contested $864-million Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAx) project: Remove the infrastructure project from the public-private partnership (PPP) program and build the tollroad itself.
By the staff
Whether Wednesday’s UAAP men’s basketball championship title goes to Far Eastern University or National University, the country’s wealthiest man Henry Sy, aka “Tatang,” probably wouldn’t mind either way.
By Doris C. Dumlao and Miguel R. Camus
Malacañang has issued an order suspending the implementation of a resolution by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to disqualify conglomerate San Miguel Corp. from the controversial bidding for the Cavite-Laguna Expressway (Calax) project under the public-private partnership (PPP) framework.
By Miguel R. Camus
Interested bidders are keeping their cards close to the chest on whether an offer would be made Monday for the government’s next big-ticket public private partnership deal, the 47-kilometer Cavite Laguna Expressway, even as the implementing agency expects most to participate.