KALSADA - updates

Rappler's latest stories on KALSADA


Local roads, progress, and 2016 elections: Will voters choose wisely?

May 05, 2016 - 11:59 AM

Will voters elect leaders capable of long term planning? Or will they fall for empty promises again?

Gov't allots P16.7B for city roads in 2017 – DBM

Apr 26, 2016 - 12:27 PM

According to the budget department around P13 5 billion 287 93 million is allotted for KALSADA city projects while P3 2 billion 68 25 million will be used for the implementation of Bottom Up Budgeting initiatives

Proposed 2017 budget for local roads reaches P39B – DBM

Apr 22, 2016 - 7:15 PM

By the end of 2017 all 81 provinces will be covered by the provincial roads rehabilitation program the Department of Budget and Management says

No movie, no map, no money: Local road financing innovations

Apr 22, 2016 - 2:51 PM

We want to discuss another way to make money Money for local roads in the Philippines

DIRT ROAD. Access to Paradise? Source: Author

Higher budget for provincial roads, infrastructure in 2017 – Abad

Jan 16, 2016 - 7:29 PM

UPDATED 5 months before its term ends the Aquino administration promises higher budget for infrastructure in 2017

Filipinos ride a jeepney, a popular mode of transport, at a road in the typhoon hit town of San Julian, Samar island, Philippines, 10 December 2014. Typhoon Hagupit slammed into the eastern coast of Samar Island, 560 kilometres south-east of Manila on 06 December, destroying more than 30,000 homes, knocking out power and damaging some key infrastructures. Some roads were impassable due to floods, landslides and toppled trees or electric posts. Photo by Francis R. Malasig/EPA

LIST: 74 provinces qualify for P6.5-B budget on road rehab

Jan 09, 2016 - 9:00 AM

UPDATED Check whether your province will be upgrading parts of your provincial road network here

PH gov't to spend P6.5B to upgrade provincial roads in 2016

Jan 03, 2016 - 9:52 PM

The Philippine government lays out plans to improve roads in 73 provinces

STRATEGIC INVESTMENT. Referred to as the 'missing middle,' the KALSADA program will have a large impact on making provinces, cities, and municipalities more business-friendly and competitive. Photo by Karlos Manlupig/Rappler

DBM allots P6.5B for road projects in 2016

Aug 07, 2015 - 9:09 PM

Local government units will have to meet certain criteria first before they can use the fund

'Kalsada' and the road to better coffee

Mar 21, 2015 - 9:08 PM

Over a century ago coffee was a major export crop for the Philippines Diseased crops devastated production and the industry never fully recovered