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Philippines and ADB

ADB’s country partnership strategy for the Philippines, 2018–2023 supports infrastructure investment, local economic development, and increased social investments in the bottom 40% of the population.

Philippines: Opportunities

Procurement Plans

For ADB-financed projects, ADB's Procurement Guidelines and Guidelines for the Use of Consultants require borrowers to prepare and publish Procurement Plans once the financing of a project has been approved. The Procurement Plan captures all major goods, works and consulting services procurement that is either ongoing or expected to take place in the following 18 months.

Tenders

The latest procurement and consulting notices as well as contracts awarded can be found in the Projects & Tenders section.

International Staff Vacancies (Headquarters and Country Offices)

ADB recruits its International Staff from its member countries. ADB offers a competitive salary and benefits applicable to internationally recruited staff. Women are encouraged to apply.

National and Administrative Staff Vacancies

ADB recruits its National and Administrative Staff from interested applicants residing in the duty station country. ADB offers a competitive salary and benefits applicable to locally recruited staff.

Scholarship Program

The Asian Development Bank/Japan Scholarship Program offers about 150 postgraduate scholarships a year for studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions.

The general public is advised to be aware of recruitment scams using the name of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Read more.

Latest on the Philippines

$400 Million ADB Loan to Help Lift Youth Employment in the Philippines

27 Jul 2021 | News Release

$400 Million ADB Loan to Help Lift Youth Employment in the Philippines

The Asian Development Bank has approved a $400 million policy-based loan to support the Philippine government’s efforts to expand youth employment and skills programs to help young Filipinos find quality jobs.

Public–Private Partnerships in Developing Asian Countries: Practical Suggestions for Future Development Assistance

24 Sep 2021 | Publication

Public–Private Partnerships in Developing Asian Countries: Practical Suggestions for Future Development Assistance

Public–private partnerships, especially in the context of infrastructure development, have gained in popularity over the past decades and are now largely accepted both in developed and developing countries.

ADB Maintains 2021 Forecast for Philippine Economy; COVID-19 Vaccination Key to Growth

22 Sep 2021 | News Release

ADB Maintains 2021 Forecast for Philippine Economy; COVID-19 Vaccination Key to Growth

The Philippines’ economic growth in 2021 and 2022 will be supported by sustained growth in public infrastructure spending, improving consumer confidence, and progress in the national coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination...

Asia Bond Monitor – September 2021

15 Sep 2021 | Publication

Asia Bond Monitor – September 2021

In the second quarter of 2021, rising COVID-19 cases have cast a shadow over emerging East Asia's growth outlook. Yet the region's financial conditions remain broadly stable amid accommodative monetary policy stances despite some weakening signs.