Ensuring transparency of public-private partnerships (PPPs) gives Filipinos more opportunities to access modern infrastructure. Adequate power and water supply, improved transportation systems, and telecommunications respond to the needs of a growing urban population.
The Arangkada Philippines supports legislative developments that encourage investment and job creation. Timely enactment of new laws and amendment of existing ones are crucial factors in sustaining the Philippine economy as well as boosting the country’s global competitiveness.
Don’t just reduce red tape, cut it out.
Many senior executives of some of the country’s biggest companies expect the general economy to fare better than in 2015 and their businesses to invest more this year, according to results of Makati Business Club’s First-Quarter Executive Outlook Survey.
No this is not an April Fool’s Day joke. This isn’t a sarcastic spoof news item either. This is for real. In fact, it isn’t just one, but three Philippine airports landed in Asia’s best airports list. Of course, NAIA isn’t one of them, silly!
In a statement, the federation said the Philippine response to greenhouse gas reductions should “rationally be based on co-benefit measures such as forestation, ” which it said was different from what is called for from developed countries.
Under a network of giant cranes and walls of glittering golden glass panels, a brigade of 10, 000 construction workers is toiling away on an Olympic-scale transformation at the edge of Manila Bay.
Leaders of the business sector said it would be a positive move for the Philippines to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), since membership to this massive free trade agreement (FTA) would offer many opportunities for the economy.
By any global measure, a prime minister of Singapore presides over a minuscule patch of earth and speaks for a tiny fraction of the world’s population. Yet notwithstanding the city-state’s small size—or maybe because of it—its prime ministers often have a keener grasp of American interests than Americans do.