Welcome Remarks of Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia at the Forum on Renewable Energy and Waste-to-Energy PPPs

WELCOME REMARKS Ernesto M. Pernia, PhD Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Forum on Renewable Energy and Waste-to-Energy PPPs New World Hotel, Makati City August 30, 2019 | 9:00 AM Senator Sherwin T. Gatchalian, Chair of the Senate Energy Committee; Mr. Ahmed M Saeed, Vice President for Asia and the Pacific, ADB; Mr. Kelly Bird, Country Director, ADB; continue reading : Welcome Remarks of Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia at the Forum on Renewable Energy and Waste-to-Energy PPPs

JAPAN REMAINS TOP ODA SOURCE AS OF END-SEPT 2018

December 28, 2018 Japan remained the top provider of Official Development Assistance (ODA) to the Philippines as of September, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) reported Friday. Its loans and grants stood at USD 5.98 billion, accounting for 41.20 percent of the country’s total active ODA portfolio. It was followed by the World Bank continue reading : JAPAN REMAINS TOP ODA SOURCE AS OF END-SEPT 2018

NEDA STILL BULLISH ON PH GROWTH OUTLOOK

October 01, 2018 MANILA – Despite the downward adjustments in the growth outlook from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Fitch Solutions, Inc., the government remains bullish about the country’s economic prospects. “We understand the concerns of ADB and Fitch, but we remain confident about the strength and stability of the country’s macroeconomic fundamentals,” said continue reading : NEDA STILL BULLISH ON PH GROWTH OUTLOOK

Statement of Usec. Edillon during the book launching of  “Together We Deliver. 50 Stories of Partnerships in Asia and the Pacific”

STATEMENT ROSEMARIE G. EDILLON Undersecretary for Policy and Planning National Economic and Development Authority   Book launching of  “Together We Deliver. 50 Stories of Partnerships in Asia and the Pacific”   Mr. Takehiko Nakao, President of ADB Mr Maurizio Ghirga, Executive Director of the Board of Directors of ADB, Distinguished guests, Ladies and gentlemen, Good continue reading : Statement of Usec. Edillon during the book launching of  “Together We Deliver. 50 Stories of Partnerships in Asia and the Pacific”

PPPs crucial in attaining gov’t infra spending target by 2016 – NEDA

MANILA—The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) stressed the crucial role of public-private partnerships (PPPs) in the success of the Philippine government’s infrastructure program. This statement was made during the Kick-Off Meeting on the Capacity Development Technical Assistance (CDTA) for “Strengthening Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) in the Philippines” at the National Statistical Coordination Board, Makati City continue reading : PPPs crucial in attaining gov’t infra spending target by 2016 – NEDA

NEDA reiterates need for dev’t partners to align programs with Updated PDP, Results Matrices

MANILA—The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) reminded development partners, including multilateral banks, to align their cooperation frameworks and technical assistance in line with the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2011-2016 Midterm Update. NEDA Deputy Director-General Rolando G. Tungpalan made this statement during the Kick-Off Meeting for the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Philippine Country Program Confirmation continue reading : NEDA reiterates need for dev’t partners to align programs with Updated PDP, Results Matrices