Category Archives: neda

DUTERTE TRANSCRIPTS: NEDA Anniversary. 06 February 2018

(Note from MindaNews: This is the official transcript of President Rodrigo Duterte’s speech, released by the Presidential News Desk of the Presidential Communications Office) Presidential Communications Office Presidential News Desk SPEECH OF PRESIDENT RODRIGO ROA DUTERTE DURING THE 45th ANNIVERSARY OF THE NATIONAL ECONOMIC AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (NEDA) [Delivered at NEDA Parking Area, 12 Escriva […]

29-man team from China visits Davao to explore opportunities

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 5 May) – A 29-man team from various state-owned Chinese corporations explored what possible infrastructure projects they can fund during their two-day exploratory mission in the city. National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) 11 Director Maria Lourdes Lim said the mission, which was headed by the China’s Ministry of Commerce, concluded Friday. Although […]

Ambisyon Natin 2040 gets support from Region 12

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/23 November) — Region 12 stakeholders have pledged full support to the flagship AmBisyon Natin 2040 as an aspiration and development vision for residents and the country in the next 25 years. Local government and community leaders, officials of government agencies, non-government organizations and other multi-sectoral groups committed to ensure that necessary […]

Davao City hosts Philipppine Development Forum on Nov. 8 and 9

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 04 November) – Davao City will host the Philippine Development Forum (PDF), a multisectoral dialogue that seeks to get the insights of business groups and civil society organizations (CSOs) on the future directions of President Rodrigo Duterte next week, focusing on the theme, “Poverty Reduction through the Vigorous Implementation of the […]

Region 12 nets P711M in investments in Q2

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/30 Sept) — Region 12 sustained its position as one of the country’s emerging investment destinations, with the entry of around P711 million worth of fresh ventures in the area during the second quarter of the year. Maria Felicidad Guerrero, chief economic development specialist of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA)-Region […]

PH fastest growing economy in Asia

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 18 Aug) – The Philippines is the fastest growing economy in Asia after it posted a gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 7 percent in the second quarter of this year, outperforming even the economic giant China, which grew at 6.7 percent. In a press conference on the 2nd quarter 2016 […]