Philippines official development assistance - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippines official development assistance


PH's longest railway to get funding from Japan, possibly China

Jun 26, 2017 - 8:15 PM

UPDATED The Manila Clark and Manila Laguna lines will be funded by the Japan International Cooperation Agency while the Department of Transportation is eyeing China for the Laguna Sorsogon line

LONGEST RAILWAY. This would run from Clark in Pampanga all the way to Sorsogon , Bicol. Rappler file photo

Dev't aid 'highest ever' under Duterte – Dominguez

Jan 15, 2017 - 11:18 AM

Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III says the President through his astute diplomatic skills has raised around P890 billion in official development assistance

PH FUND RAISER. President Rodrigo Duterte shakes hands with Davao City businessmen in Marco Polo Hotel in Davao City on January 14, 2017. Photo by Karl Alonzo/PPD

Only 3% of development aid goes to Mindanao - Abad

Feb 04, 2013 - 6:36 PM

Budget Secretary Florencio Abad urges multilateral agencies and other donors to extend more loans and grants to Mindanao as only 3 of official development assistance received by the Philippines goes to the region

DESPERATE FOR AID. In this file photo, victims of Typhoon Pablo jostle for position as they beg for relief food being distributed by members of a private company in New Bataan, Compostela Valley on Dec 9, 2012. AFP photo

Japan extends $100-M loan for PPP, job programs

Oct 13, 2012 - 6:04 PM

PH Japan sign 100 M loan for PPPs and employment generation programs