May 26, 2017

NEDA to conduct Aksyon Para Sa AmBisyon, PDP Expo on June 2

The National Economic and Development Authority will be conducting the Aksyon Para sa Ambisyon: Philippine Development Plan Expo on June 2 at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City. The event, to be led by Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia also serves as the public launch of the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-2022. It will be ...Read More
May 30, 2017

PH-Japan partnership is important in achieving PDP strategies – NEDA

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) shared the importance of partnership between the Philippines and Japan in achieving the strategies set in the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-2022. In an interview last Friday by TV Tokyo for an episode of Future Century Zipangu, Undersecretary Rosemarie G. Edillon shared that Japan has been a partner of the Philippines in sustaining ...Read More

NEDA to conduct Aksyon Para Sa AmBisyon, PDP Expo on June 2

The National Economic and Development Authority will be conducting the Aksyon Para sa Ambisyon: Philippine Development Plan Expo on June 2 at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City. The event, to be led by Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia also serves as the public launch of the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-2022. It will be attended by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and around 500 participants from various sectors including government agencies, academe, youth, development partners, and civil society organizations. Aside from the plenary program, there will be breakout sessions and booths showcasing planned and on-going […]

NEDA presents AmBisyon Natin 2040 to foreign journalists

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) presented AmBisyon Natin 2040 or the country’s long-term vision to foreign journalists from Jefferson Fellows on May 26 at the Executive Lounge, NEDA Pasig. Undersecretary Rosemarie G. Edillon welcomed the Jefferson Fellows and presented to them the AmBisyon Natin 2040. She discussed the formulation process of AmBisyon and how the medium-term plans will be anchored on the vision. They were also briefed on the history, mandate, and structure of NEDA by Maureen B. Oreiro of the Development Information Staff. The Jefferson Fellowships let print and broadcast journalists from the United States, Asia, and […]

House committee approves Zambo water dam project

The House Committee on Public Works and Highways chaired by Cong. Celso Lobregat has recently approved House Resolution No. 10 last May 24, 2017. HR No. 10 sponsored by Cong. Lobregat urges the National and Economic Development Authority (NEDA) to support the proposed Zamboanga City Impounding Dam Project and to include it in the priority project listing of the national government. In his opening remarks during the hearing, Cong. Lobregat said that he filed HR No. 10 during the opening of the 17th Congress last June 30, 2016. This was after the Kick Off Meeting and Official Launching of the […]

DOTr leads groundbreaking of LRT 2 Masinag, Emerald stations today

The east extension of the Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 2 will be commercially available by the second half of 2018, the transportation department said in an advisory. Such a target, which falls a year short of the original third quarter of 2017 goal, was set as the government breaks ground for the new stations of the railway line today, Tuesday. “On Tuesday, May 30, the Department of Transportation and Light Rail Transit Authority will lead the groundbreaking ceremony of the LRT Line 2 East Extension that will signal the start of construction of its two stations,” the advisory read. […]