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Philippines and ӯƱ

ӯƱ's partnership strategy for the Philippines focuses on accelerating infrastructure and long-term investments, promoting local economic development, and investing in people.

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Handog sa hapag-kainan ng Pamilyang Pilipino?

A partnership between the Asian Development Bank, the Government of the Philippines, and the private sector, in coordination with the Philippine Army, for families affected by COVID-19.?The Bayan Bayanihan food program was completed on 20 May 2020.
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Economic Forecast

GDP forecasts are based on ӯƱ's flagship publication, the Asian Development Outlook. Updated four times a year, it analyzes economic and development issues in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific.

Poverty in the Philippines

Development indicators for the Philippines, including a selection of economic, environmental, and social indicators used globally to track progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals.

Results of ӯƱ-Supported Operations, 2010-2018

Results achieved are aggregate amounts of outputs and outcomes from operations reported in project completion reports and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.

Projects Cofinanced

Cofinancing operations enable ӯƱs financing partners, governments or their agencies, multilateral financing institutions, and commercial organizations to participate in financing ӯƱ projects. Additional funds are provided in the form of official loans and grants, technical assistance, other concessional financing, and commercial cofinancing such as B loans, risk transfer arrangements, parallel loans and equity, guarantee cofinancing, and cofinancing for transactions under ӯƱs Trade Finance Program.

Project Performance, 2000-2018

ӯƱ Projects in the Philippines

Project Results


22 Oct 2020 | ӯƱ Release

MSMEs Key to Southeast Asia's Post-COVID-19 Recovery ӯƱ

Strengthening the dynamics of MSMEs?with innovation and internationalization will be key to revitalizing Southeast Asian economies devastated by the COVID-19?pandemic, according to a new report from ӯƱ.

22 Oct 2020 | ӯƱ from Country Offices

Engineering Design Contract Awarded for ӯƱ-Supported BataanCCavite Bridge Project in the Philippines

The Philippines Department of Public Works and Highways has signed a $59 million contract for the engineering design of the BataanCCavite Interlink Bridge Project on Manila Bay, which is being developed with funding from ӯƱ.

21 Oct 2020 | ӯƱ Release

ӯƱ Urges Southeast Asian Countries to Close Digital Divide, Promote Equitable Growth Amid COVID-19

ӯƱ?President Masatsugu Asakawa today urged Southeast Asian countries to expand investments in digital infrastructure and ensure equitable access to technology as economies recover from the COVID-19?pandemic.

08 Oct 2020 | ӯƱ Release

Contracts Worth $1.7 Billion Awarded for ӯƱ-Funded MalolosCClark Railway Project

Construction of the MalolosCClark Railway Project, a flagship Philippine project funded by ӯƱ, is expected to begin soon, following the signing of three civil works contracts worth more than $1.7 billion.


Philippines Country Office (PhCO)

6 ӯƱ Avenue, Mandaluyong City, 1550 Metro Manila, Philippines

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