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Philippine conglomerates' proposal for Manila airport granted Original Proponent Status

Philippine conglomerates' proposal for Manila airport granted Original Proponent Status

🕔Sep 14, 2018

The Aboitiz Group has announced that the government of the Philippines' Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) have granted the “NAIA Consortium” Original Proponent Status (OPS) for its proposal to rehabilitate, upgrade, expand, operate, and maintain the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) for 15 years.

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IRC consortium cleared for Makati subway PPP

IRC consortium cleared for Makati subway PPP

🕔Jul 2, 2018

The Government of the Makati City has granted original proponent status to the unsolicited proposal of Philippine Infradev Holdings Inc (former IRC Properties Inc.) to establish and operate a subway system in the city.

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Philippines' BCDA launches tender for airport O&M PPP

Philippines' BCDA launches tender for airport O&M PPP

🕔May 3, 2018

The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA), in partnership with the Department of Transportation (DOTr) of the Government of the Philippines, has started the bidding process for the operations and maintenance (O&M) of the Clark International Airport, the next major gateway to the country and the region.

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Metro Pacific to issue US$115 million bonds to fund expressway projects

Metro Pacific to issue US$115 million bonds to fund expressway projects

🕔Mar 8, 2018

Metro Pacific​ subsidiary NLEX Corp., owner of several toll road projects in the Philippines, has announced plans to raise an initial PHP6 billion (US$115.38 million) from the sale of fixed rate bonds to refinance maturing debt. The company earlier said its board approved the shelf registration, public offer and issuance of fixed rate peso bonds worth PHP25 billion (US$480.77 million).

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MegaProject 1216: Second unsolicited proposal for Manila airport redevelopment worth US$3 billion

MegaProject 1216: Second unsolicited proposal for Manila airport redevelopment worth US$3 billion

🕔Mar 5, 2018

A joint venture between Megawide Construction Corporation and GMR Infrastructure Limited has submitted  US$3 billion unsolicited proposal to rehabilitate, develop, operate and maintain Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Manila, capital city of the Philippines, for an 18-year period.

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MegaProject 1205: US$6.7 billion unsolicited proposal for Manila airport PPP

MegaProject 1205: US$6.7 billion unsolicited proposal for Manila airport PPP

🕔Feb 15, 2018

A consortium consisting of seven of the biggest conglomerates in the Philippines has submitted to the Department of Transportation and the Manila International Airport Authority a proposal to rehabilitate and upgrade the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), in Manila. The proposal requires a total investment of PHP350 billion (US$6.7 billion).

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ADB provides US$346 M for Karnataka State Highways Improvement III Project

ADB provides US$346 M for Karnataka State Highways Improvement III Project

🕔Dec 15, 2017

The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Board of Directors has approved a US$346 million loan to upgrade highways in the Indian state of Karnataka.

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MegaProject 1064: The Philippines' biggest conglomerates keen to upgrade Ninoy Aquino airport

MegaProject 1064: The Philippines' biggest conglomerates keen to upgrade Ninoy Aquino airport

🕔Dec 11, 2017

Seven of the Philippines' biggest conglomerates are planning to team up to submit an unsolicited proposal for the development of Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), which has been dubbed in the past as the world’s worst airport.

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MegaProject 1063: Seven bids received for $250 million Clarke International Airport expansion

MegaProject 1063: Seven bids received for $250 million Clarke International Airport expansion

🕔Dec 5, 2017

The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) of the Philippines announced today that it has received seven bids for the design, engineering, and construction of the Clark International Airport new terminal building. The estimated cost of this expansion is PHP12.55 billion (US$248 million).

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MegaProject 1014: Megawide's proposed East-West Railway to cost US$1 billion

MegaProject 1014: Megawide's proposed East-West Railway to cost US$1 billion

🕔Sep 21, 2017

Megawide Construction Corporation has announced that its unsolicited proposal for the East-West Rail (EWR) between Diliman in Quezon City and Lerma in Manila will cost around PHP51.17 billion (US$1 billion).

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MegaProject 987: MPIC submits an unsolicited proposal for a new expressway

MegaProject 987: MPIC submits an unsolicited proposal for a new expressway

🕔Aug 9, 2017

NLEX Corp., a subsidiary of Metro Pacific Investments Corp (MPIC), has submitted an unsolicited proposal to the Philippines Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) to construct a new expressway that will connect the existing North Luzon Expressway and Manila-Cavite Expressway.

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MegaProject 982: Philippines opens bidding for first 'hybrid' PPP project

MegaProject 982: Philippines opens bidding for first 'hybrid' PPP project

🕔Aug 2, 2017

The Government of the Philippines has launched a tender process for the first project under its hybrid strategy.

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MegaProject 962: Philippines to launch airport 'hybrid' PPP

MegaProject 962: Philippines to launch airport 'hybrid' PPP

🕔Jul 5, 2017

The Government of the Philippines is to tender an airport as its hybrid strategy gets underway.

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MegaProject 959: Metro Pacific submits unsolicited bid for Calax extension

MegaProject 959: Metro Pacific submits unsolicited bid for Calax extension

🕔Jun 30, 2017

Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation (MPTC) has submitted to the Philippines' Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) a PHP25 billion (US$494 million) unsolicited bid to extend the Cavite Laguna Expressway (CALAX).

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MegaProject 934: Philippines cancels PPP plans for 5 regional airports

MegaProject 934: Philippines cancels PPP plans for 5 regional airports

🕔May 24, 2017

The government of Philippines has announced that procurement of the much-anticipated Regional Airport PPP Projects has been terminated.

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Philippines to apply ‘hybrid’ formula in implementing PPP projects

Philippines to apply ‘hybrid’ formula in implementing PPP projects

🕔May 10, 2017

The Philippines' Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has reiterated the government’s preference for “hybrid” public-private partnership (PPP) deals in which the government would build the infrastructure projects and later bid out the operation and maintenance (O&M) to the private sector.

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Philippines extends deadline for regional airports PPP

Philippines extends deadline for regional airports PPP

🕔Apr 27, 2017

The Philippine Department of Transportation (DOTr) has extended the deadline for the submission of qualification documents for the Philippine Regional Airports Development, Operations and Maintenance project under the public-private partnership (PPP).

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Cebu BRT project gets funding for its feasibility study

Cebu BRT project gets funding for its feasibility study

🕔Apr 17, 2017

The Philippine PPP Center has approved fund support to conduct the feasibility study and transaction advisory services for the operation and management of the Cebu Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project.

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ADB commits $100 million loan for Philippine PPPs

ADB commits $100 million loan for Philippine PPPs

🕔Mar 9, 2017

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has commited to the Philippine's government of US$100 million to finance  feasibility studies on infrastructure projects rail, bridge, irrigation and road sectors.

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ADB, KEXIM sign MOU to provide co-advisory services on PPPs in Asia

ADB, KEXIM sign MOU to provide co-advisory services on PPPs in Asia

🕔Mar 3, 2017

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Export-Import Bank of Korea (KEXIM) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to co-advise on public-private partnerships (PPPs) in Asia and the Pacific.

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