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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, October 20, 2017

Oct 20, 2017 - 10:34 AM

Hello! Here are the stories you shouldn't miss this Friday.

HYBRID. The administration of President Rodrigo Duterte is pushing for a hybrid mode, where the government will build the infrastructure projects and later bid out the operations and maintenance to the private sector. Stock photo

How open data help build better roads, communities

Sep 26, 2015 - 5:01 PM

What do the 10 000 ongoing road projects nationwide mean? They are about building better futures about bringing people to schools healthcare services jobs

OPEN ROADS. World Bank senior economist Kai Kaiser presents the idea behind the OpenRoads project during the Innovation+Social Good Summit on Saturday, September 26. Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

PH gov't ramps up infrastructure spending

Aug 26, 2015 - 7:43 PM

Second quarter figures show that government spending is now at a steady and encouraging clip Budget Secretary Florencio Abad says

MORE INFRA. Higher requirements of infrastructure programs under the DPWH boosts government spending in the second quarter. File photo by Agence France-Presse

Pedestrian musings: The destruction of mobility in the metro

Aug 22, 2015 - 12:30 PM

Who are the pedestrians? Has Manila ever had a truly ambulant culture? If not then what ends have the spaces for the people served all along?

JAMPACKED ROADS. This is the view from the footbridge in Katipunan, Quezon City, during rush hour. Photo courtesy of John Labella

Gov’t reiterates commitment to PH infra dev’t

Apr 25, 2015 - 6:34 PM

NEDA chief Arsenio M Balisacan says the government is committed to increase public infrastructure spending to 5 or P826B by 2016

Reforms in road, bridge projects save gov't over P10-B

Sep 18, 2012 - 3:07 PM

Reforms bring more than P10B in savings for infrastructure projects says DPWH