ICC CABCOM ENDORSES REGIONAL PROJECTS TO NEDA BOARD

In its September 28 meeting, the Investment Coordination Committee-Cabinet Committee (ICC-CabCom) approved seven projects, six of which are regional projects seen to disperse development and re-balance national economic growth to the regions. “These projects will ensure the realization of the Duterte administration’s goals to reduce poverty and inequality by focusing on regional, rural, and agricultural

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NEDA, JICA discuss Davao Infra Dev’t project with incoming President Duterte

The Japanese government and the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) recently discussed Japan’s offer of support for the institutionalization of urban infrastructure planning and formulation in Davao City with its outgoing mayor and President-elect Rodrigo R. Duterte. Japanese Ambassador to the Philippines Mr. Kazuhide Ishikawa and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Chief Representative Susumu

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ODA loans disbursement continues improvement in Q2 2015

MANILA – The Official Development Assistance (ODA) loans financial performance for the second quarter of 2015 continues to indicate favorable management of resources, according to the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA). As of June 2015, total ODA loans portfolio amounted to US$9.79 billion, consisting of 11 program loans worth US$3.63 billion and 53 project

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