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威廉希尔体育ADB's partnership strategy for the Philippines focuses on accelerating infrastructure and long-term investments, promoting local economic development, and investing in people.

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New Lab Scales up Philippines' COVID-19 Testing Capacity

威廉希尔体育A new laboratory set up with ADB support will significantly increase the Philippines' testing capacity for the COVID-19 disease by 3,000 tests a day.


For poor Filipinos during the pandemic, Bayan Bayanihan brings food and hope

ADB's food distribution program for Metro Manila and nearby areas reaches more than 100,000 needy households. affected by community quarantine due to COVID-19.

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ADB Approves $1.5 Billion Financing to Support the Philippines' COVID-19 Response

威廉希尔体育ADB has approved a $1.5 billion loan to help the Philippine government fund its novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) response program and strengthen the country’s health care system in its fight against the pandemic.

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ADB Approves $200 Million Loan to Support the Philippines' Poor Amid COVID-19

威廉希尔体育The loan is part of ADB’s comprehensive support to the Philippines to mitigate the damaging effects of the pandemic on the economy and well-being of Filipinos.

Handog sa hapag-kainan ng Pamilyang Pilipino

A partnership between the Asian Development Bank, the Government of the Philippines, and the private sector, in coordination with the Philippine Army, for families affected by COVID-19.
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Economic Forecast

GDP forecasts are based on ADB's flagship publication, the Asian Development Outlook. Updated four times a year, it analyzes economic and development issues in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific.

Poverty in the Philippines

威廉希尔体育Development indicators for the Philippines, including a selection of economic, environmental, and social indicators used globally to track progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals.

Results of ADB-Supported Operations, 2010-2018

Results achieved are aggregate amounts of outputs and outcomes from operations reported in project completion reports and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.

Projects Cofinanced, 2014-2018

Cofinancing operations enable ADB’s financing partners, governments or their agencies, multilateral financing institutions, and commercial organizations to participate in financing ADB projects. Additional funds are provided in the form of official loans and grants, technical assistance, other concessional financing, and commercial cofinancing such as B loans, risk transfer arrangements, parallel loans and equity, guarantee cofinancing, and cofinancing for transactions under ADB’s Trade Finance Program.

Project Performance, 2000-2018

ADB Projects in the Philippines

Project Results


19 Jun 2020威廉希尔体育 | News Release

ADB Loan to Help Strengthen Metro Manila's Water Supply Infrastructure

ADB has approved a $126 million loan to the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System to support the construction of a 15-kilometer (km) water transmission pipeline aimed at helping secure water supply for Metro Manila...

10 Jun 2020 | News Release

ADB Approves $500 Million Loan to Help Keep Filipino Children Healthy and in School

威廉希尔体育ADB today approved a $500 million loan to expand its support for the Philippine government’s conditional cash transfer program, which is helping millions of Filipino families across the country send their children to school...

26 May 2020 | News Release

ADB Approves $400 Million Loan to Support Philippines' Capital Market Development

威廉希尔体育ADB has approved a $400 million policy-based loan to support the Philippine government’s efforts to strengthen domestic capital markets and reach its development goals of high, sustained economic growth and poverty reduction.

08 May 2020 | News Release

ADB-Funded Laboratory to Scale Up COVID-19 Testing in the Philippines

The Philippines’ Department of Health (DOH), with support from ADB, has set up a new laboratory in Pampanga province, north of the capital Manila. It will significantly increase the government’s testing capacity for COVID-19...


Philippines Country Office (PhCO)

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