PPA News & Events

PPA: MALINIS NA MGA PANTALAN SASALUBONG SA MGA PASAHERO SA KANILANG BIYAHE NGAYONG SEMANA SANTA

21 MARSO 2024, MAYNILA — Kasabay ng inaasahang pagdagsa ng mga biyahero sa Semana Santa, tiniyak ng mga Port Management Offices (PMOs) ng Philippines Ports Authority (PPA)  na maigting na naipatutupad ang mga hakbang upang mapanatili ang kalinisan sa mga pantalan na nasa ilalim ng ahensya.

PPA, PCG PINATATAG ANG KOORDINASYON PARA SA KALIGTASAN AT KAAYUSAN SA MGA PANTALAN NGAYONG SEMANA SANTA 2024

20 MARSO 2024, MAYNILA — Pinaigting ng Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) sa pamumuno ni General Manager Jay Santiago at ng Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Southern Tagalog ang kanilang ugnayan  para sa kaligtasan at seguridad ng mga pasahero sa mga pantalan ngayong Semana Santa 2024 sa kanyang pagbisita sa Batangas Port.

PPA GENERAL MANAGER SANTIAGO IPINAG-UTOS ANG ‘FULL MANPOWER’ SA MGA PANTALAN NGAYONG HOLY WEEK 

18 MARSO 2024, MAYNILA — Humigit kumulang dalawang milyong pasahero (2,077,603) ang inaasahan ngayong Semana Santa sa mga pantalan sa buong bansa base sa datos ng Philippine Ports Authority, mas mataas kumpara sa Semana Santa noong nakaraang taon na 1,860, 037, kaya naman dalawang linggo bago ang Semana Santa,  nagpalabas na ng memorandum si Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) General Manager Jay Santiago ng pagpapatupad ng ‘Full Manpower’ para sa inaasahang dagsa ng mga pasahero. 

PPA PORT MANAGEMENT OFFICES NATIONWIDE, KASADO NA PARA SA NALALAPIT NA HOLY WEEK

16 MARSO 2024, MAYNILA — Maagang nagsagawa ng paghahanda ang mga Port Management Offices (PMOs) ng Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) sa iba’t ibang bahagi ng bansa para sa inasaahang pagdagsa ng mga pasahero sa darating na Semana Santa.

Bukod sa mahigpit na pagpapatupad ng pinag-igting na seguridad sa mga pantalan at paglalagay ng mga Help Desk na nakahandang tumulong sa pangangailangan ng mga sasakay at bababang pasahero sa mga barko, nagkaroon rin ng kanya-kanyang preparaasyon ang bawat PMO upang masiguro ang ligtas at maayos na biyahe ng publiko. 

50 MILLIONTH TEU CONTAINER HANDLED TODAY ON PPA’s 50th YEAR

16 MARCH 2024, MANILA — The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is once again making waves internationally as it continues to participate in economic globalization through strategic performance  as reflected in the latest figures and the highest since its inception in 1974. 

As of March 14, 2024, the Manila International Container Terminal (MICT) operated by International Container Terminal Service, Inc.’s (ICTSI) unloaded the 50 millionth twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU). 

PPA SUPPORTS PRESIDENTIAL TASK FORCE ON MEDIA SECURITY IN PURSUIT OF BROADCASTER’S KILLER

7 MARCH 2024, MANILA — The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) stands in solidarity with the efforts of the Presidential Task Force on Media Security (PTFoMS) to track down the three suspects in the killing of radio broadcaster Juan Jumalon in Calamba, Misamis Occidental.

PPA have agreed to distribute and post 30,000 flyers at all ports nationwide under the agency's jurisdiction, especially in the Mindanao region. The objective is to widely disseminate to the public the computer-generated sketches of the suspects in the said crime.

PPA TO REMIT HIGHEST DIVIDEND IN ITS CORPORATE HISTORY

28 FEBRUARY 2024, MANILA — The Philippine Ports Authority (PPA) is set to remit over P5 billion in dividends, marking its highest contribution to the National Treasury since its creation in 1974. 

On February 27, 2024, the PPA Board of Directors approved a total of Php 5,057,764,538 as cash dividend equivalent to 58.25% of PPA’s Net Earnings based on its Calendar Year 2023 Unaudited Financial Statements.

PPA ENSURES ORGANIZED CRUISE HUBS TO DRIVE LOCAL TOURISM

26 FEBRUARY 2024, MANILA — Two International cruise ships docked simultaneously today, February 26, 2024, at Pier 15 Manila South Harbor, welcoming around 4,000 foreign tourists to explore the enchanting destinations the Philippine Islands has to offer.

MV Westerdam of Holland America returns to the Philippines for the second time this year, while the MV Norwegian Jewel of Norwegian Cruise Line also makes a smooth return after the controversial suspension of its shipping agent late last year. 

PPA STEERS TOWARDS GREATER SUCCESS AT ANNUAL PERFORMANCE TARGET CONFERENCE

15 FEBRUARY 2024, MANILA — The recent Performance Target Conference (PTC) conducted by the Governance Commission for GOCCs (GCG) marked a strategic milestone as Philippine Ports Authority (PPA), led by General Manager Jay Santiago, engaged in collaborative discussions with GCG Chairperson, Atty. Marius Corpus to solidify the agency's performance targets for the year 2024.