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February 4th, 2021
Villar wants you to report road defects
The leadership of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is now calling on the general public to report the roads that need repair or rectification. Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar made the call following the latest issue
November 19th, 2020 By Inquirer
DPWH chief Villar ‘not corrupt,’ but it’s not because he‘s rich – Lacson
MANILA, Philippines — Sen. Panfilo Lacson has yet to find proof that Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar has “dipped his fingers” in alleged corrupt activities within the agency.
November 8th, 2020 By Business World
Villar orders livestreaming of public works procurement process to ‘reduce corruption’
PUBLIC WORKS and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar said Sunday that his department will be livestreaming its bidding activities on social media as an anti-corruption measure.
October 27th, 2020 By MSN
Mark Villar is ‘above corruption,’ Palace says of DPWH chief
Malacañang once again vouched for the integrity of Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar after President Rodrigo Duterte ordered an investigation into the alleged corruption in the agency.
October 20th, 2020
Villar has Duterte’s full trust
Public Works Secretary Mark Villar has the full trust and confidence of President Rodrigo Duterte despite allegations of massive corruption within his department, according to a report by Philippine News Agency.
October 20th, 2020
Villar creates task force to probe alleged corruption within DPWH
Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, October 20) — Public Works Secretary Mark Villar has created a task force to probe reportedly rampant corruption in the agency, days after President Rodrigo Duterte's repeated rants.
May 8th, 2019 By United Architects
Open Letter To DPWH Secretary Mark Villar
According to some reports, the scale, frequency and severity of natural disasters have risen progressively over the last 20 years. This trend is likely to continue as rapid urbanization and climate change combine to create a `perfect storm` in terms
May 10th, 2017 By UNTV
Mark Villar to prove his appointment as DPWH Head
MANILA — Many have criticized the appointment of Mark Villar as the secretary of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). After his appointment, issues surfaced that his family’s business might affect his decisions as the DPWH head. In
May 17th, 2016 By ABS-CBN
Villar son accepts public works portfolio
MANILA (2nd UPDATE) - The son of real estate tycoon and former senate president Manuel Villar said Tuesday he accepted presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte’s offer to head the public works department. Mark Villar, who was reelected as Las Pinas rep
May 17th, 2016 By SunStar Philippines
Mark Villar accepts DPWH post
LAS PIÑAS City Representative Mark Villar accepted Tuesday the offer of presumptive president Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte to become his public works secretary. In a statement, Villar confirmed that he is accepting the offer of Duterte to head t