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Japan pledges aid, investments for Philippine infrastructure

MANILA – Japan said Thursday it would provide 1 trillion yen (P434 billion) in aid and investments to help the Philippines overhaul its infrastructure, as the two countries pledged to strengthen...

Investing in the Philippines: What to Expect in 2017

Posted on February 3, 2017 by ASEAN Briefing The Philippines garnered substantial international attention in 2016, owing largely to President Rodrigo Duterte’s unexpected rise to power, his litany of...

Itemized list of PH projects covered by China’s $15-B investment pledges to Duterte

The $24-billion investment and credit line pledges that the Philippine government secured from China earlier this week were a display of “greater confidence” in the future economic relationship of...

what’s driving growth of security in the philippines

Among Southeast Asian countries with expected strong growth this year, the Philippines definitely shines. According to the World Bank, the country’s GDP is expected to grow 6.4 percent this year,...

PH economy to stand out in Asia in 2017 – HSBC

MANILA, Philippines – Global financial giant HSBC expects the Philippines to continue its stellar economic growth and stand out among its Asian neighbors this year. "The Philippines continues to...

Batac City ready to install CCTV system

by: Philippine News Agency | 09/12/2016 BATAC CITY -— The city government here is set to install an independent network of high definition closed-circuit television (CCTV) system as part of disaster-...

Davao City needs 100 CCTV cameras

THE Davao City Public Safety Security Command Center (PSSCC) sees the need for the city to acquire 100 closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras to ensure the security of the public. In Wednesday's...

IDC Philippines Unveils its Top ICT Predictions for 2017 and Beyond

IDC Philippines announced its top predictions for the Philippine ICT industry for 2017 and beyond and predicts 25% of its top 1,000 companies will see majority of their business depend on their...

Philippines, Russia in talks to tighten trade, investment ties

Source:Xinhua Published: 2017/2/2 20:16:40 The Philippines and Russia are in talks to straighten ties in trade, energy, tourism and even in fighting crime, a government statement said on Thursday...

Philippines moves towards IP, added value

The Philippines’ security market is moving on an upward trend, with many companies expecting double-digit growth this year. While analog is still the dominant form of video surveillance in the...

House endorses bill mandating CCTV, GPS in public vehicles.

The House Committee on Transportation has endorsed the plenary approval of a measure mandating the installation of CCTV and GPS in public utility vehicles (PUVs). This is to protect the lives, rights...

CCTVs improve village's peace and order situation.

In an effort to reduce criminality within Barangay Salapungan in Angeles City 32 CCTVs were installed to cover every entry and exit points of the 161-hectare village. Manila Bulletin, 21 Jan 2016