NEDA tells story of PH economic growth in three-minute song

What does the Philippines’ economic growth sound like? The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) has used music to convey its message to the public, connecting the data points of the Philippines’ gross domestic product (GDP) growth through the years in composing the song about the country’s economic progress. Titled “Tunog ng Progreso,” the three-minute NEDA’s anthem on the Philippines’ growth narrative is making the rounds online. It can be found on Spotify, a popular music-streaming site and is now widely circulated among government’s social media accounts. Arranged and composed by Allan Feliciano and Top Suzara and performed by Thyro, […]

Secretary Pernia asks foreign business leaders to support PDP

Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto M. Pernia yesterday called on foreign investors and business leaders to support the Philippines in realizing its collective goals anchored on the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-2022 during the Sixth Anniversary Arangkada Philippines Forum 2017 held at the Marriott Hotel. In his keynote speech, the country’s chief economist said the current administration’s targets and goals are highly feasible and sustainable. “Let us arangkada and work together to sustain the upward trajectory of economic growth. We are confident that we can do it,” Pernia said. He also said that the 0-10 point Socioeconomic Agenda of the Duterte […]

NEDA Central Luzon launches PDP and RDP

The NEDA Regional Office in Central Luzon (NRO III) launched the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) and Central Luzon Regional Development Plan (RDP) 2017-2022 last September 6 at the Holy Angel University (HAU) in Angeles City, Pampanga. The activity commenced with the welcome message of Regional Director Severino Santos of NRO III followed by the PDP 2017-2022 video presentation entitled: Aksyon para sa Ambisyon Natin 2040 introduced by NEDA Development Information Staff Director Nerrisa Esguerra. Meanwhile, Angeles City Vice Mayor Bryan Nepomuceno, Holy Angel University President Luis Calingo and Pampanga Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Jess Nicdao also delivered their […]