Philippines Country Office: Contacts and Holidays


Philippines Country Office (PhCO) - Asian Development Bank (ADB) 6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City, 1550 Metro Manila, Philippines
 Office hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)
  Tel +63 2 6831000   Fax +63 2 6831030   E-mail  adbphco @ADBPhilippines

About Us

PhCO is responsible for

  • interacting and coordinating with ADB's development partners and stakeholders regarding ADB's operations and activities in the Philippines
  • conducting policy dialogues with the Government and other stakeholders to operationalize ADB's strategies, reform agenda, and programs for the Philippines
  • preparing country reports on the Philippines' economic and development issues and ADB's country operations
  • coordinating and strengthening partnerships with other external funding agencies to rationalize ADB's development strategy and programs for the Philippines vis-a-vis other agencies' initiatives
  • disseminating information on ADB's activities in the Philippines to stakeholders and the general public
  • coordinating with Government to closely monitor the ongoing projects portfolio and resolve problems related to project implementation


Richard BOLT (Mr)
Country Director
Rosemarie F. MARQUEZ (Ms)
Senior External Relations Officer

Holidays 2016

The Philippines Country Office (PhCO) is closed on these dates:

New Year's Day January 1 (Friday)
Holy Thursday March 24 (Thursday)
Good Friday March 25 (Friday)
Labor Day May 2 (Monday)
Independence Day June 13 (Monday)
All Saints' Day November 1 (Tuesday) 
Bonifacio Day November 30 (Wednesday)
Christmas Day December 26 (Monday) in lieu of December 25
New Year's Eve December 29 (Thursday) in lieu of December 31
Rizal Day December 30 (Friday)