PRESS RELEASES

Orientation Course: Priming Leaders for Effective Local Governance
07/08/2019
The PROGRAM FOR NEWLY-ELECTED OFFICIALS (Program for NEOs) is a continuing intervention of the Department of the Interior and Local Government through the Local Government Academy in its commitment to provide a harmonized and holistic capacity development delivery mechanism for local governments all over the country...
 
The Philippines is now an Observer to the World Trade Organization, Committee on Government Procurement
06/26/2019
On June 26, 2019 Executive Director Rowena Candice M. Ruiz attended the formal session of the World Trade Organization, Committee on Government Procurement, where the Philippines’ application for observer status, filed last 6 May 2019, was approved...
 
GPPB-TSO and USTDA conduct course on Life-Cycle Course Analysis for Best Value Procurement
06/17/2019
The Government Procurement Policy Board - Technical Support Office (GPPB - TSO), through the U.S. Trade and Development Agency represented by Ms. Andrea Lupo, Director of Global Programs and Mr. Garth A. Hibbert, Chief of Office of Acquisition Management, conducted a “Course on Life-Cycle Cost Analysis (LCCA) for Best Value Procurement” held on 17-21 June 2019...
 
Thailand Study Visit
06/19/2019
Study Visit at the Government Procurement Policy Board – Technical Support Office of Thailand Delegates from the Department of Alternative Energy Development and Efficiency led by Ms. Denise Andres, Senior Advisor at Refrigeration and Air conditioning Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action project, German International Cooperation...
 
GPPB, Inter-Agency Technical Working Group discuss gaps and developments on procurement of gov’t projects
05/23/2019
The Government Procurement Policy Board (GPPB) and its Inter-Agency Technical Working Group (IATWG) fleshed out issues and challenges on the procurement of government projects in a joint meeting held on May 23, 2019 in Clark, Pampanga....
 
Procurement Summit 2019: Fostering Stakeholders Participation Towards a Strong and Responsive Procurement
03/25/2019
The GPPB and its Technical Support Office (TSO) conducted this year`s Procurement Summit held last 25-26 March 2019 at the Crowne Plaza Galleria Manila wherein hundreds of public officials...
 
Training Workshop on Procurement Planning, Project Costing and Technical Specifications Writing
03/18/2019
GPPB conducted a Training Workshop on Procurement Planning, Project Costing and Technical Specifications Writing...
 
GPPB eyes simplified procedure on SK procurement
03/05/2019
The Government Procurement Policy Board-Technical Support Office (GPPB-TSO) plans to craft a simplified procedure which will guide the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) on better planning and procurement...
 
DBM Lauds appointment of Secretary Diokno as BSP Governor
03/05/2019
The Department of Budget and Management congratulates Secretary Benjamin E. Diokno for his appointment as Governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and Chairman of the Monetary Board...
 
Discussion on Barangay and SK Procurement
03/04/2019
Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Regional Directors gathered today at the DBM Library to discuss the rollout of barangay procurement...
 
Bangladesh Study Visit
02/26/2019
Study Visit at the Government Procurement Policy Board – Technical Support Office of Delegates from the People’s Republic of Bangladesh led by Mr. Md Aziz Taher Khan...
 
Early procurement designed to quicken implementation
02/13/2019
Budget Secretary Benjamin E. Diokno today vehemently objected to the accusations of Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr published in the news...
 
1st GPPB-IATWG Meeting
02/07/2019
The GPPB, together with its IATWG, held its very first meeting for CY 2019 last Thursday, 07 February 2019...
 
Groundbreaking Ceremony of the GPPB-TSO Building
02/07/2019
GPPB Chair Sec. Benjamin E. Diokno and the Members of the GPPB and IATWG, GPPB-TSO Executive Director Atty. Rowena Candice M. Ruiz, with UP President Atty. Danilo L. Concepcion....
 
Government Procurement Policy Board holds first ever Procurement Forum
01/24/2019
The Government Procurement Policy Board (GPPB) held their first ever Procurement Forum this morning at athe Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City...
 
Contracts for Ongoing Projects to be Awarded under Reenacted Budget
01/20/2019
The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) clarified that a number of contracts for ongoing projects...
 
Revalidation Exercise for GPPB-TSO Recognized Trainers
01/07/2019
The GPPB-TSO conducted a series of revalidation exercise for its recognized trainers nationwide on 7, 8, 9 and 10 January 2019...
 
Government Procurement Policy Board Inter-Agency Technical Working Group Year End Meeting 2018
12/20/2018
The GPPB, together with the members of the Inter-Agency Technical Working Group (IATWG)...
 
Signing of Memorandum of Agreement
12/18/2018
Signing of Memorandum of Agreement among the Government Procurement Policy Board and Partner State Universities and Colleges...
 
Indonesia Study Visit
12/06/2018
Study Visit at the Government Procurement Policy Board – Technical Support Office of Delegates from the National Public Procurement Agency, Government of Indonesia led by Mr. Arwan Hermawan...