Philippine Navy Receives 3 SAM Missiles for Two Naval Frigates

Philippine Navy Receives 3 SAM Missiles for Two Naval Frigates

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), particularly the Philippine Navy (PN), has received a huge boost to defend against aerial threats, with the delivery of the Mistral 3 surface-to-air missiles (SAMs) of its two new frigates. The Mistral 3 was delivered at the...
Treated Wastewater Volumes Increase in Metro Manila

Treated Wastewater Volumes Increase in Metro Manila

Thanks to more facilities being built, the volume of treated wastewater in Metro Manila has increased between 2010 and 2019. The percentage of wastewater collected and treated has also increased compared to the volume of wastewater generated. According to a report...
BOI Approves Two Poultry Projects Worth USD 3.3 Million

BOI Approves Two Poultry Projects Worth USD 3.3 Million

The Board of Investment (BOI) approved two agricultural projects amounting to PHP168 million (USD3.3 million) to support and improve the meat processing industry of the Philippines. BOI said in a statement that it gave the nod to Broilers Club Inc. (BCI) and STMP Agri...
BOI Greenlights PHP 603 Million Hospital Project in Cagayan

BOI Greenlights PHP 603 Million Hospital Project in Cagayan

The Board of Investments (BOI) has approved incentives for a PHP 603 million (USD 12 million) hospital project that will cater to COVID-19 patients in the Cagayan Valley region. Aiming to augment the high-demand hospital capacity and cater to COVID-19 patients with...