Philippines looks to turn military land into industrial hubs

by Jon Grevatt

The Philippines is pursuing plans to transform military-owned land into ‘defence-industrial complexes’ at which foreign companies will be encouraged to invest in facilities to build and support military equipment for the Philippine Armed Forces (AFP).

One of the initial complexes is expected to be developed on land owned by the Philippine Army (PA), which discussed the project with the government’s Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) – an agency under the Department of Trade and Industry – on 16 March.

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