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To make a difference, the new department chief will need political skills more than management ability

Posted on June 9, 2011   |   CATEGORY: Current Events, Transportation & Communications

Newsbreak recently launched a new book that takes up scandal-ridden deals of the Arroyo administration and the challenges the Aquino administration will face in order to ‘fix’ them.

Posted on December 13, 2010   |   CATEGORY: Newsbreak in the News

Using its much-trumpeted Public-Private Partnership (PPP) initiative to cure the flaws of scandal-ridden projects of the past will not be an easy job for the Aquino administration.

Posted on December 13, 2010   |   CATEGORY:

Amendments in the supply contract for the North Luzon Railway (Northrail), former President Gloria Arroyo’s biggest planned infrastructure project, have increased the cost to complete the 80-kilometer rail link between Manila and Central Luzonto $1.8 billion, potentially making it the most expensive government project since the mothballed $6 billion nuclear power plant in Bataan.

Posted on December 6, 2010   |   CATEGORY: Business & Economy, Investigations, Public Works, Sectors
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