Highways, Communications, just about everything you can think of has moved forward in an impressive way.
Sure, there is still plenty of room for improvement, but when I compare what the place is like now with what it was like in 2000 when I moved here, I am very impressed.
One of the biggest infrastructure problems still existing in the Philippines deals with the lack of a stable supply of electricity. Usually we have power, but not always! You just never know. Read more about our power problems and other infrastructure topics in our archive.
The Internet in the Philippines is still very poor in a lot of areas. If you live in one of the large cities, though, like Manila, Cebu or Davao, you can get excellent Internet.