Roberto Tan - updates

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AIIB agrees to co-fund EDSA BRT, Metro Manila flood project

Dec 19, 2016 - 6:45 PM

We are all very eager to finalize the infrastructure projects in your country says Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank President Jin Liqun

UNPRECEDENTED INFRA BUILDUP. This picture shows a general view of traffic as Manila's financial district is seen in the background. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Metro Manila flood control, bus rapid transit projects eyed for AIIB financing

Dec 12, 2016 - 2:07 PM

The Philippines is looking at 300 million to 500 million for the initial year as financial window that it can tap from the China backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

BRT SYSTEM. This is the Guangzhou BRT system, one of the most efficient systems in the world. Photo by Cai Ordinario/Rappler.

PH, South Korea sign $100M loan deal for Panguil Bay Bridge

Apr 28, 2016 - 2:15 PM

The bridge will connect Tangub Misamis Occidental and Tubod Lanao Del Norte

CONNECTING CITIES. Panguil Bay Bridge is targeted to be implemented starting this year until 2018. Image from

APEC member countries to strengthen ‘Cebu Action Plan’

Mar 05, 2015 - 8:53 PM

A roadmap proposed by the Philippines the Cebu Action Plan aims to make the Asia Pacific region more inclusive and resilient in the years ahead

Tan leaves Treasury for World Bank post

Oct 26, 2012 - 2:55 PM

Tan will fly to Washington D C on October 31 to sit as executive director at the World Bank for two years starting November 1

WASHINGTON-BOUND. National Treasurer Roberto Tan attends the ADB's 40th annual board of governors meeting in Kyoto, 2007. Photo courtesy of AFP

Economic managers trumpet gains in US roadshow

Jun 11, 2012 - 4:49 PM

The government s economic managers are on a week long non deal roadshow in key US cities to trumpet recent gains of the country and to highlight the Philippines as a bright spot amid economic slowdown elsewhere