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August 12th, 2021 By Page One PH
Lung Center Gets Off-Site Modular Hospital For Covid-19 Patients
Five units of an off-site modular hospital were formally turned over by the national government to the Lung Center of the Philippines (LCP) on Wednesday to be used for moderate to severe coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) patients.
August 4th, 2021 By Philippine Star
Duterte commends Villar
MANILA, Philippines — President Duterte on Monday said it would be a loss to his administration if Public Works Secretary Mark Villar decides to run for senator next year. Duterte commended Villar after his presentation of the Department of Public Wo
August 3rd, 2021 By Philippine National Agency
PRRD lauds Villar for big-ticket ‘Build, Build, Build’ projects
MANILA – President Rodrigo Duterte commended Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar for pushing the big-ticket infrastructure projects in the country under the government's flagship “Build, Build, Build” program.
July 27th, 2021 By Business Mirror
Villar sets completion of P2.5-trillion DPWH infra program under Duterte
Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark A. Villar is confident that his agency will finish its ongoing infrastructure projects within the term of President Duterte.
July 11th, 2021 By Manila Bulletin
Mark Villar, 'most influential' senatorial candidate; Roque, Panelo trail
Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar emerged as the “most influential” potential candidate for Senate in the 2022 elections in terms of social media and mainstream media Facebook pages influence, a research company fou
June 18th, 2021 By Property Report Ph
Making his own Mark
After 42-year old Mark Villar served as Representative of the Lone District of Las Pinas from 2010 to 2016, he wasn’t sure yet what to do next — whether he would run for a higher public office or perhaps go back to helping in the family empire.
June 9th, 2021 By Manila Bulletin
More than just a rich kid, Mark Villar a 'brilliant, very good worker' — Duterte
The President said he thought Villar was out to find “glory” as a member of the Cabinet, but realized he was actually a brilliant and efficient worker in government. Villar is the son of real estate magnate and former Senator Manny Villar and incumb
May 19th, 2021 By Manila Standard
Mark Villar, Mr. Infra
Aside from improving tremendously the Philippine transportation system, thanks to Transportation Secretary Art Tugade, one other major achievement of President Duterte has been his scaling up the country’s infrastructure assets.
April 4th, 2021 By The Philippine Star
Sec. Mark Villar on overcoming crisis, marrying a smart wife, lessons from Manny & Cynthia Villar, Duterte as boss
What are some reasons for hope in our Philippine economy amidst a global pandemic? How did the country’s youngest and also richest cabinet secretary survive being afflicted with COVID-19? Business leaders nationwide were recently inspired to hear pos
March 25th, 2021 By Smart Parenting
DPWH's Mark Villar On How He Keeps Daughter And Wife With Lupus Safe From COVID-19
One of working parents’ biggest fear in the COVID-19 pandemic is bringing home the virus to their family, despite following strict safety measures. This is what happened to Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar when he