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  • 7 March 2018
    Business & Finance

    Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation (OTE) has informed that it continues to attend meetings with government officials, Filipino business leaders, and the US Department of State to discuss plans for the deployment of ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC) technology in the Philippines. 

  • 15 January 2010

    Ship calls to the Philippines increased by 4% in the third quarter of 2009, according to data from the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA). Overall ship calls to Philippine ports from July to September in 2009 amounted to 77,964, a 4% increase from the 74,913 ship calls made to Philippine ports in the same period in […]

  • 24 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Philippines Port Development Summit 2013 is scheduled for 13-16 August 2013, in Hyatt Hotel and Casino Manila, Philippines. The Philippines Port Sector presents substantial commercial opportunities to across all its stakeholders. Over 400 billion pesos (US$9.6 billion) has been set by the government in 2013 for infrastructure upgrade targeting at ports, roads and rails. […]

  • 9 February 2012

    IMO Secretary-General Koji Sekimizu has pledged IMO’s support for the Philippines in all facets of the country’s maritime development. In wide-ranging talks in Manila with Philippines’ President Benigno S. Aquino III, as well as the country’s Secretaries for Foreign Affairs, Transport and Communication, and Labour and Employment, Mr Sekimizu expressed his appreciation for the efforts […]

  • 19 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    The Philippines Port Development Summit 2013 is scheduled for 13-16 August 2013, in Hyatt Hotel and Casino Manila, Philippines. The Philippines Port Sector presents substantial commercial opportunities to across all its stakeholders. Over 400 billion pesos (US$9.6 billion) has been set by the government in 2013 for infrastructure upgrade targeting at ports, roads and rails. […]

  • 29 April 2016

    U.S. Navy transferred ownership of the research vessel (R/V) Melville to the Philippine Navy, during a ceremony at the Naval Base San Diego. R/V Melville, named after George Melville, an explorer and rear admiral in the United States Navy, was launched from La Jolla, California, in 1968. It was operated by Scripps Institute of Oceanography, and has served the […]

  • 4 March 2014

    Energy World Corporation said that it has now agreed a mandate and term sheet with the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) for project financing of its Philippines LNG Hub Terminal and Power Station. The mandate and term sheet with DBP were signed in Manila on 28 February. The value of the project debt is equivalent to approximately […]

  • 7 June 2018
    Project & Tenders

    South Korea’s SK E&S, part of conglomerate SK Group, said it signed a letter of intent on Tuesday with the Department of Energy of the Philippines to propose the construction of LNG infrastructure worth $1.7 billion in the archipelagic country. SK E&S presented a blueprint to the Philippines government for the construction of a LNG import […]

  • 3 March 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Akuo Energy has signed an agreement with Bell Pirie Power Corp. and Philippine National Oil Company Renewables Corp. (PNOC RC) to deploy an OTEC plant in the Philippines. The government of Philippines has created a renewable energy programme covering the period to 2030, and the signing of this MoU represents a step closer for Philippines to […]

  • 2 September 2015
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    The installation of the Malampaya Depletion Compression Platform (DCP), a new offshore natural gas platform installed in the West Philippine Sea off the coast of Palawan, Philippines has been completed. Following the completion of Substructure Engineering Design in early 2014, Shell Philippines Exploration B.V. (SPEX) appointed Arup to provide engineering support services for the fabrication […]

  • 22 April 2016

    Indonesia has issued a warning to all vessels to stay clear of transiting areas around the southern Philippines as the number of hijackings along the shipping route between the Philippines and Indonesia increases, according to Reuters. The warning follows a recent surge in pirate attacks on the route, through which some USD 40 billion worth of cargo transits per […]

  • 6 March 2005

    Bandar Seri Begawan – The Philippine Ports Authority announced that interested parties who wish to understand the substantial commercial opportunities currently available in the Philippines are invited to participate in the triennial 3rd Philippine Ports and Shipping 2005 Manila Exhibition and Conference.

  • 22 November 2013

    Royal Dutch Shell plc announced today that it is donating US$2.5 million, in response to the catastrophic typhoon Haiyan that struck the Philippines. Typhoon Haiyan has caused massive destruction in the central Philippines.   The donation from the Shell Group will be used for rebuilding and rehabilitation efforts in the areas badly hit by typhoon Haiyan, […]

  • 13 November 2017

    Jadestone Energy has started arbitration against Total related to a breach of a farm out agreement for an asset located offshore Philippines. 

  • 5 February 2015

    The Philippines have filed two protest notes to the Chinese Embassy in Manila over alleged boat ramming and illegal fishing in the disputed South China Sea area, some 150 miles from the Philippine island of Luzon. The Department of Foreign Affairs Republic of the Philippines said it received a report from the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) […]

  • 30 January 2011
    Business & Finance

    Nido Petroleum Philippines Limited (‘Nido), on behalf of the SC 54B Joint Venture, announced that the Shell Philippines Exploration BV (‘SPEX’) farm-in to Nido and Kairiki’s interests in SC 54B was formally approved by the Philippine Department of Energy (‘DOE’) on 25 January 2011. Approval of the SC 54B Farm-in by the DOE is the […]

  • 13 March 2020

    Udenna Corporation has completed the acquisition of Chevron’s interest in Service Contract 38 in the Philippines, also known as the Malampaya natural gas project.

  • 14 November 2013
    Business & Finance

    Chevron Corporation announced that it has contributed $1.5 million to the American Red Cross to provide disaster relief assistance to Philippine communities affected by Typhoon Haiyan. “Chevron is committed to helping the people of the region begin to recover in the aftermath of this tragic event,” said Steve Green, Chevron vice president of Policy, Government […]

  • 7 November 2017
    Business & Finance

    Malacañang Palace said today that the Philippines would have to rely on good faith that China would not use its largest dredging vessel to build on disputed islands in the West Philippine Sea, the Philippine News Agency (PNA) reports.  In a Palace briefing, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said that the Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte recognizes the […]

  • 5 June 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Philippine independent oil company Phoenix Petroleum signed a memorandum of understanding with CNOOC on LNG developments in the Philippines.

  • 5 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    South Korean bank Korea Eximbank (KEXIM) has granted its approval for a financial injection for the Philippines’ proposed new Cebu International Container Port in Consolacion. The port project cost is estimated to be around PHP 9.19 billion (USD 181.6 million), according to the Philippine News Agency. Out of this amount, PHP 7.96 billion (USD 157.2 million) […]

  • 26 June 2006

    Davao City (27 June) — A leased commercial super ferry vessel operated by the U.S. Navy, the High-Speed Vessel -1 (HSV) Joint Venture, arrived in the Philippines on June 17 en route to providing humanitarian and civic assistance throughout the southern Philippine islands under joint U.S. Military-Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) humanitarian activities. Since […]