The Philippines is tapping three South Korean construction companies to invest in its priority infrastructure projects, the country’s Board of Investments said, according to the Philippine Star. The newspaper reports that Philippine government officials have traveled to present a list of public private partnerships they are hoping to get investments for. The Philippines is also reportedly expecting investments from South Korea’s automotive, building, mining and shipping industries.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.