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New Bohol (Panglao) International Airport
« on: March 31, 2018, 02:55:41 PM »
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1st PPP rolled out under Duterte: 5 regional airports
Even if these regional airport PPP deals were unbundled, they continue to lure big investors

Chrisee Dela Paz
Published 2:49 PM, January 24, 2017
Updated 11:02 PM, January 24, 2017

1ST PPP CALL. These 5 airport PPP deals –€“ cumulatively worth some P108.9 billion – were previously rolled out under the administration of former president Benigno Aquino III. Rappler file photo

https://www.rappler.com/business/159328-regional-airports-ppp-bidding-duterte

MANILA, Philippines – The administration of President Rodrigo Duterte has finally rolled out its first public-private partnership (PPP) venture: the operations, maintenance, and upgrade of 5 unbundled regional airports in Bacolod, Davao, Iloilo, Laguindingan, and Bohol.

In a newspaper notice on Tuesday, January 24, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) invited prospective bidders to participate in the auction of the following airport PPP projects: the P20.26-billion Bacolod-Silay Airport, the P30.40-billion Iloilo Airport, the P40.57-billion Davao Airport, the P14.62-billion Laguindingan Airport, and the P2.34-billion New Bohol (Panglao) Airport.

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Aboitiz submits P148-B proposal to modernize 4 regional airports
(UPDATED) The Aboitiz group submits an unsolicited proposal to modernize, operate, and maintain the Iloilo International Airport, Bacolod-Silay Airport, Laguindingan Airport, and New Bohol International Airport in Panglao for 35 years

Chrisee Dela Paz
Published 2:57 PM, March 07, 2018
Updated 5:15 PM, March 07, 2018

https://www.rappler.com/business/197623-aboitiz-infracapital-proposal-rehabilitation-regional-airports-philippines

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The infrastructure unit of the Aboitiz group submitted a P148-billion unsolicited proposal to upgrade, expand, operate, and maintain 4 major Philippine regional airports over a 35-year concession period.

The 4 regional gateways – Iloilo International Airport, Bacolod-Silay Airport, Laguindingan Airport, and New Bohol International Airport in Panglao – are key entry points into the Visayas and northern Mindanao.

"Not only will none of the airports require any form of subsidy, the combined potential of the 4 regional gateways results in overall gains for both the government and the local economy," Sabin Aboitiz, president and chief executive officer of Aboitiz InfraCapital Incorporated, said in a statement on Wednesday, March 7.

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Re: New Bohol International Airport
« Reply #1 on: June 23, 2018, 11:30:20 PM »
Japan plans to provide 42.48-B yen loan to PH
By Leslie Gatpolintan  June 22, 2018, 6:55 pm

http://www.pna.gov.ph/articles/1039166

MANILA -- Japan plans to provide official development assistance (ODA) loans of up to 42.48 billion yen (about PHP20.6 billion) for two infrastructure projects, including upgrading the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) 3 railway in Manila, as it strongly supports the sustainable economic development of the Philippines.

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono expressed his country’s intention to extend ODA loan financing, subject to the necessary Japanese and Philippine governments’ approval processes for the projects, during the Japan-Philippines Foreign Ministers’ Meeting held Wednesday in Tokyo.

Kono bared planned total loan provision of up to 38.101 billion Japanese yen for the MRT Line 3 Rehabilitation Project, and provision of up to 4.376 billion yen for the New Bohol Airport Construction and Sustainable Environment Protection Project, to Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano.

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Likewise, Japan offered additional funds for construction of a new airport in Bohol province in a bid to handle the increasing passenger numbers.

“It is expected that due to the construction of the new Bohol airport, the province will be able to handle nearly three times as many aircraft arrivals and departures as before, improving the convenience and safety of air transportation, and contributing to the revitalization and sustainable growth of the region,” added the MOFA of Japan.

During the fifth meeting of the Japan-Philippines Joint Committee on Infrastructure Development and Economic Cooperation also held Wednesday in Tokyo, participants from two countries discussed approaches to cooperating in order to resolve the major challenges the Philippines is addressing.

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