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PH port environment policy to take effect on May 27

PH port environment policy to take effect on May 27

May. 23 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is adopting a policy that ensures port activities have minimal adverse impact on the environment and that all aspects of port operation and development are geared towards protecting and preserving the environment. The...

PPA first-quarter income contracts as expenses increase

PPA first-quarter income contracts as expenses increase

May. 23 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) posted a 4% decline in net income for the first quarter of 2018 to P2.259 billion from P2.364 billion in the same period last year due to high expenses, particularly in repair and maintenance and dredging. Total revenues,...

PPA releases new schedule for higher cargo-handling tariff at Manila ports

PPA releases new schedule for higher cargo-handling tariff at Manila ports

May. 20 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) order follows the issuance of PPA Memorandum Circular No. 07-2018 that approved the 7% increase in vessel and cargo-handling charges for international containerized and non-containerized cargoes handled at Manila South...

Cargo-handling charges at Manila ports up 7% starting June 5

Cargo-handling charges at Manila ports up 7% starting June 5

May. 9 | The 7% upward adjustment in international containerized and non-containerized cargo charges takes effect on June 5. Photo of Manila International Container Terminal courtesy of operator International Container Terminal Services, Inc. The Philippine Ports...

ATI earmarks P8B to upgrade Manila, Batangas ports in 2018

ATI earmarks P8B to upgrade Manila, Batangas ports in 2018

Apr. 30 | Asian Terminals Inc’s new executive vice president William Khoury said he is optimistic cargo volumes will continue to increase on the back of the Philippines’ high economic growth. Photo courtesy of ATI. Port operator Asian Terminals Inc. (ATI) will...

PH to stage mock maritime audit to discover gaps before 2021 IMO state audit

PH to stage mock maritime audit to discover gaps before 2021 IMO state audit

Apr. 25 | The Philippines, led by the Maritime Industry Authority (Marina), is drawing up action plans to prepare for an audit to be conducted by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) three years from now, with the audit intended to check the country’s...

GOCCs’ regulatory, commercial functions may finally be split

GOCCs’ regulatory, commercial functions may finally be split

Apr. 18 | The Philippine Ports Authority’s regulatory and commercial functions may soon be separated to avoid conflict of interest. Photo of Manila North Harbor courtesy of operator Manila North Harbour Port, Inc. The Philippine government will review functions...

PPA records 6% higher income in 2017

PPA records 6% higher income in 2017

Apr. 14 | The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) reported a P4.966-billion net income in 2017, 6% higher than the P4.699 billion it earned in 2016 driven by robust shipping and trade on account of strong domestic consumption and accelerated public sector investment. Revenues...

ATI to deploy new ship-to-shore cranes at South Harbor

ATI to deploy new ship-to-shore cranes at South Harbor

Apr. 11 | Each of the brand-new ZPMC ship-to-shore cranes has a lifting capacity of 70 tons. Photo courtesy of Manila South Harbor operator Asian Terminals Inc. Manila South Harbor operator Asian Terminals Inc. (ATI) recently took delivery of two brand-new ZPMC...

PIDS: Separating port agencies’ regulatory, operational functions key to ports’ efficiency

PIDS: Separating port agencies’ regulatory, operational functions key to ports’ efficiency

Apr. 5 | Regulatory reforms, such as the separation of regulatory and operational functions of port authorities, are necessary if the Philippines is to address the inefficiency and lack of international competitiveness of its ports, according to an analysis by...
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