2 weeks COA tags SE Asian Games facilities and national gov’t center in New Clark City detrimental to the government MB
The Commission on Audit (COA) slammed the construction of the sports facilities for the 2019 South East Asian Games and the National Government Administrative Center in New Clark City, costing P9.53 billion, as “prejudicial to the interest of the government.” In the recently released 2019 annual audit report for the Bases Conversion Development Authority, COA also decried the BCDA’s grant of “undue advantage” to private firm MTD Capital Berhad (MTD) in the development of the sports facilities, adding that this has “negatively” affected the competitiveness of the bidding.“The provisions in the Joint Venture Agreement (JVA) between BCDA and MTD ... more