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SFD Mission in the Philippines


The representatives of Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) Mission of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are in the Philippines to discuss their proposed financing of infrastructure projects in Zamboanga City and other development projects in Mindanao. In photo following a meeting with Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Rogelio L. Singson and Undersecretary Rafael C. Yabut are the SFD Mission group led by Senior Specialist Abdullah A. Al-Shedokhi (at center) with Mr. Ayman A. Bedaiwi of Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia and Mr. Abdullah Al-Saif.

DPWH Region 1 "Lakbay Alalay" for Holy Week 2015


Department of Public Works Highway Region 1 Regional Director Melanio C. Briosos directed the start of the “Lakbay-Alalay” program of the department for the Holy Week 2015. He instructed the ten District Engineers to organize their team to ensure the smooth travel and provide reliable assistance to motorist from March 30- April 6, 2015. The directive is based on the Memorandum order of DPWH Secretary Rogelio L. Singson.

DPWH-5 Lakbay Alalay Para sa Semana Santa


On the directive of Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Rogelio L. Singson, DPWH here in Bicol will reactive their Motorist Assistance Teams on March 30 to April 6, 2015. This is in anticipation to the influx of motorists this Holy Week or Semana Santa.

DPWH named this program as “Lakbay Alalay” and is implemented in close coordination with the Land Transportation Office (LTO), the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Local Government Unit (LGU) Officials.