Study Room, Malacañan Palace
April 4, 2018
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte talked with Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Vince Dizon in a meeting at the Study Room of Malacañan Palace.
During the meeting, Dizon discussed to the President one of BCDA’s newest project, the New Clark City, as part of the government’s ‘Build, Build, Build’ infrastructure program. Through its partnership with the Japan Overseas Infrastructure Investment Corporation for Transport and Urban Development (JOIN), the New Clark City is poised to become a new metropolis at the Clark Special Economic Zone that will congregate industries, lifestyle, business, education, and nature. The 9,450-hectare project is projected to be the country’s first smart and green city as anchored in the BCDA’s Comprehensive Master Development Plan.
Among the major partners for the project completion are the Surbana Surong of Singapore, AECOM, Nippon Koei, and Philkoei International Incorporated.