In his speech at the 14th Philippine Quality Awards in January 2012, Aquino said that a comprehensive water plan will be drafted by the Department of Public Works and Highways, which will “ensure availability and quality of water supply, and to manage our water situation from now ‘til forever after."
Speech of President Aquino at the 14th Philippine Quality Awards
June 10, 2014 - The Philippine government will start auctioning off two waterworks infrastructure contracts this month worth an estimated P43 billion ($988 million) under its public-private partnership program, a senior official said. (Continue reading)
June 9, 2014 - Manila Water recently inaugurated the country's first solar-powered used water treatment facility at the Food Terminal Complex in Taguig City. (Continue reading)
May 2, 2014 - Water concessionaires Manila Water and Maynilad Water Services have signed a contract with Cavite Ideal International Construction for the implementation of the Sumag River Diversion project. (Continue reading)
April 9, 2014 - NWRB executive director Sevillo David Jr. sees an increase in water supply demand in the next 5 to 10 years. He said the government should not stop from considering alternative water sources for the future. (Continue reading)