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Army to contractors: Build rapport with communities

COMMUNITY AS FORCE MULTIPLIERS. 47IB Commander Lt. Col. Eufracio Malig Jr. asks contractors to establish rapport among people in communities where they have projects as intelligence force multipliers.....»»

Category: newsSource: manilanews manilanewsJun 14th, 2018

Century Properties pouring in P28 billion for 15 housing projects outside Manila

Century Properties Group Inc., the listed property developer of the Antonio family, and its partner, global business enterprise Mitsubishi Corp. will pour in P28 billion to build 15 masterplanned communities outside Metro Manila......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2018

'HackSociety 2018: Build Tomorrow

MANILA, Philippines – Disruptive technologies have demonstrated the capacity to build vital connections, improve lives, and solve some of the world's most pressing problems.  They promise better health care, more accessible and relevant education, smarter energy consumption, more efficiently-run cities and communities, and even ways to solve one of the biggest ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

‘Build, Build, Build’ hits chokepoint: Firms of Bong Go kin, contractors: Many JVs, delayed projects in Davao

By Karol Ilagan and Malou Mangahas Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism Click to watch video  DAVAO CITY (PCIJ / 6 Sept) – For his home region and bailiwick of Davao Region, President Rodrigo R. Duterte gave the largest share of public works funds in the 2017 national budget, the first proposed and passed under his […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

‘Build, Build, Build’ hits chokepoint: Firms of Bong Go kin, contractors: Many JVs, delayed projects in Davao

By Karol Ilagan and Malou Mangahas Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism DAVAO CITY (PCIJ / 6 Sept) – For his home region and bailiwick of Davao Region, President Rodrigo R. Duterte gave the largest share of public works funds in the 2017 national budget, the first proposed and passed under his watch. Duterte offered Davao […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

‘Build, Build, Build’ hits chokepoint: Top 10 contractors under DU30 run record of fraud, delays, blacklisting

By Karol Ilagan and Malou Mangahas Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism THREE HAD been suspended or blacklisted, including one for submitting fake tax clearance certificates. One had its corporate registration revoked. The officers of four others are facing trial for alleged graft. Two have direct connections to politicians, some others had sealed deals via financial […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 4th, 2018

Army Commander Visits MILF Camp

Joint Task Force Central Commander, Brigadier General Cirilito Sobejana recently visited the hallowed ground of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) at Camp Darapanan in Sultan Kudarat, Maguindanao as a sign of commitment in pursuing peace and development. Together with brigade and battalion commanders, Brig. Sobejana’s visit aims to build trust and confidence between the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 31st, 2018

Igorot int’l gathering bolsters community ties, culture

HONOLULU -- An increasing number of Igorot began leaving their Cordillera provinces to move to different countries some 25 years ago. Many of them formed organizations to build communities wherever they lived. Soon, they pondered the idea of creating an umbrella organization, which led to the Igorot Global Organization, also known as IGO.   The umbrella was formed to assist groups working to help people back home doing medical missions and raising funds for scholarships. IGO, along with BIBAK Hawaii, hosted its 12th Igorot International Consultation conference in Hawaii earlier this month.   "We came up with the Igorot consultation to get together and to see if ...Keep on reading: Igorot int’l gathering bolsters community ties, culture.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 21st, 2018

Duterte calls for ‘unity, mutual respect, peace’ in diversity on Eid’l Adha

AS Muslims celebrate Eid’l Adha on Tuesday, President Rodrigo Duterte expressed hope that the celebration would “bind” Filipinos together to build “diverse communities rooted in mutual respect and peace.” Eid’l Adha is an Islamic festival to commemorate the willingness of Ibrahim to follow Allah’s command to sacrifice his son, Ismail. It is the second major festival [...] The post Duterte calls for ‘unity, mutual respect, peace’ in diversity on Eid’l Adha appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 21st, 2018

ARMM-HELPS aids 553 barangay recipients

MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, August 14 (PIA) - In line with the efforts of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) to build empowered communities, about a million individuals from 553 barangays.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

ARMM flagship program builds progressive communities

COTABATO CITY – With efforts of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) to build empowered communities, about a million […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsAug 14th, 2018

Toshiba unveils water treatment solutions

The Toshiba Group has unveiled an extensive range of solution offerings for water treatment companies and general contractors seeking to build collaborations in the Asian region including the Philippines......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 21st, 2018

‘Bakwit’ Dinner

A mother prepares food for her family inside the gym of Diatagon, Lianga in Surigao del Sur where over 1,200 individuals from the barangay’s upland communities and neighboring villages have sought shelter, on July 20, 2018. They fled their homes on July 16, 2018 citing the presence of an Army detachment in their area which […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 21st, 2018

PVL: Cignal tallies 2nd straight win at expense of Smart

Cignal started to build momentum for its title defense after taking its second straight win at the expense of Smart-Army, 25-10, 26-24, 25-18, in the Philippine Superliga Invitational Conference Th.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 29th, 2018

US to create shelters in military bases for 20,000 migrant children

Washington --- The Pentagon will make space available on military bases for as many as 20,000 unaccompanied migrant children detained after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, says a spokesman. The request for temporary shelter --- amid a growing political battle over detained migrants --- was made by the Department of Health and Human Services and accepted by the Defense Department, said the spokesman, Army Lt. Col. Jamie Davis. A Pentagon memo to members of Congress, obtained by The Associated Press, said it has been asked to have the facilities available as early as July, through the end of the year. It said HHS personnel or contractors for HHS "will provide all care for ...Keep on reading: US to create shelters in military bases for 20,000 migrant children.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

From Malaysia to Myanmar, social ventures build homes and safe spaces

BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) — From building homes for indigenous people in Malaysia to opening up public spaces for women in Myanmar, a growing number of businesses with a social purpose are improving the lives of vulnerable communities in these rapidly expanding countries. With the help of residents and volunteers, Epic Homes builds houses for […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJun 22nd, 2018

NEW VENTURE | Meralco to build microgrids outside franchise area

MANILA ELECTRIC Co. (Meralco) plans to build microgrids outside its franchise area to serve communities that remain without access to electricity, its president said. The post NEW VENTURE | Meralco to build microgrids outside franchise area appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 31st, 2018

Meralco to build microgrids outside franchise area

MANILA ELECTRIC Co. (Meralco) plans to build microgrids outside its franchise area to serve communities that remain without access to electricity, its president said. The post Meralco to build microgrids outside franchise area appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018

‘Jobs Jobs Jobs’ portal launched

The Duterte government’s “Build Build Build” is expected to create thousands of well-paying jobs that could prompt overseas Filipino workers to return home, a Cabinet official said on Tuesday. The Department of Public Works and Highways launched its “Jobs Jobs Jobs” employment portal, which initially cites a little over 11,000 positions sought by 10 contractors [...] The post ‘Jobs Jobs Jobs’ portal launched appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsMay 29th, 2018

Summit seeks to build up one million savers by 2020

Makabenta said CoMSCA has been very effective in reaching the most vulnerable groups and has contributed towards encouraging financial independence of the marginalized sectors in communities to save and avail of credits for their businesses. Summit seeks to build up one million savers by 2020 TAGBILARAN CITY – Some 1,500 participants composed of local, national… link: Summit seeks to build up one million savers by 2020.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsMay 28th, 2018

Project Bangon Marawi, Year 1: Firms of clans among winners of Marawi road, housing deals

By Karol Ilagan and Malou Mangahas Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism CONTRACTORS tied to political clans have been awarded a combined total of P306 million in contracts to build transitional shelter units and roads for residents of Marawi City and nearby villages of Lanao del Sur, where homes and villages last year were destroyed in […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2018