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Probe sought on Cebu international airport bidding


Cebu lawmakers have filed a joint resolution seeking a congressional inquiry into the bidding for the contract to expand the Mactan Cebu International Airport (MCIA), which has been estimated to cost P17.5 billion.

Posted: February 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Bidding for Fabella hospital canceled

Dr. Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital FILE PHOTO

The bidding for the project to design and build a new government-run Dr. Fabella Memorial Hospital has been canceled for lack of a go-signal from the National Economic and Development Authority (Neda), health officials announced on Monday.

Posted: February 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Sore loser prevents award of bid


Despite the “daang matuwid” (straight and narrow path) slogan, some people in the Aquino administration are making it hard for investors to deal honestly with the government.

Posted: February 3rd, 2014 in On Target | Read More »

3 women tied to David Tan under NBI probe

Davidson Bangayan (in photo) aka David Tan  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Three women, who allegedly acted as conduits for Davidson Bangayan aka David Tan in smuggling rice into the country, are now under investigation by the National Bureau of Investigation.

Posted: January 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

P720M bid for trucks, tractors questioned

Negros Oriental Rep. Pryde Henry Teves: Overpriced. congress.gov.ph/

A farmer-lawmaker and local farm machine makers have cast doubt on the government’s recent bidding out of P720 million worth of tractors and trucks meant for agrarian reform beneficiaries, claiming it favored a specific supplier.

Posted: January 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Transparency in infra bidding saved gov’t P8B, says DPWH


An additional P8.2 billion have been saved in the past 15 months by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) through transparent and competitive bidding of infrastructure projects, bringing to P18.8 billion the agency’s total savings during the Aquino administration.

Posted: December 23rd, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

DOTC to speed up bidding of LRT-1 Cavite extension project

Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 1. FILE PHOTO

The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) on Monday allayed fears of delay in the bidding of the Light Rail Transit’s (LRT) Cavite extension, saying it will instead speed up the process.

Posted: December 2nd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Bidding for 21 Huey choppers fails anew, says Defense exec


Bidding for 21 refurbished Huey helicopters was declared a failure for the third time on Friday after it fell short of requirements, delaying anew the military’s bid for increased air mobility.

Posted: September 6th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

DOTC reviews terms of MRT-3 deal


The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) will review the bidding terms for the deal to expand capacity at the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) amid allegations that the head of the MRT-3 and others tried to extort money from Czech train manufacturer Inekon Group last year.

Posted: July 22nd, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

P8-B contract to build more than 10,000 classrooms to be bid out Thursday


The Department of Education (DepEd) will bid out an P8-billion contract to construct more than 10,000 classrooms under its second public-private partnership on Thursday, according to education officials.

Posted: July 17th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Customs X-ray machines may be overpriced; bidding deferred

Customs Commissioner Ruffy Biazon. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

A Bureau of Customs plan to acquire baggage X-ray machines for the country’s airports apparently requires more clarity from the bid and awards committee led by deputy customs commissioner Juan Lorenzo Tañada.

Posted: July 11th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Bidding set to fix Naia

Following another ceiling collapse, the state operator of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) plans to bid out next month a P151-million construction contract to upgrade the parapet walls, eaves and elevated roadway at Terminal 1.

Posted: May 31st, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Comelec hails SC ruling on flash-card bid award

Commission on Elections chair Sixto Brillantes Jr.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Wednesday welcomed a Supreme Court decision junking a losing bidder’s petition to stop the election body from awarding the compact flash (CF) cards contract to Smartmatic-TIM.

Posted: February 28th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

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