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Tax perks bill to cause bigger trade gap: JFC

THE country will suffer from a larger trade deficit if the government insists on rationalizing tax incentives, as foreign exporting firms will most pr...

September 13, 2018

BSP: Tax incentives for FDIs to be rationalized, not removed

Despite the rather slow inflow of badly needed Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) into the country, the government still insists on the future implemen...

September 13, 2018

Antique farmers encouraged to plant bamboos

SAN JOSE DE BUENAVISTA, Antique -- Farmers in the province of Antique are encouraged to plant bamboos because of its vast potential, even in the world...

September 07, 2018

Foreign business chambers call for Cabinet-level water ‘czar’

FOREIGN BUSINESS chambers said the Philippines needs to designate a “water czar” with sufficient powers to bring stakeholders together in resolving th...

September 12, 2018

Euro chamber wary of second round of tax reforms

MANILA - The head of a European business group said Wednesday its members were worried over the impact of the second package of tax reforms on their o...

September 12, 2018

Foreign business chambers want Duterte admin to keep PEZA out of TRAIN 2

The Joint Foreign Chambers of Commerce of the Philippines (JFC) on Wednesday urged the Duterte administration to retain the incentives of companies re...

September 12, 2018

Republic Cement: Creating a Culture of safety

"The construction industry is undeniably a fulfilling yet dangerous one. It is the duty of both the private and the public sector to create a 'culture...

September 03, 2018

Culture of safety

“The construction industry is undeniably a fulfilling yet dangerous one. It is the duty of both the private and the public sector to create a ‘culture...

September 12, 2018

Pushing for gender equality in the workplace

THE GOVERNMENT has been working toward making gender equality and women empowerment a norm in the workplace, according to Sen. Risa Hontiveros, who ch...

September 02, 2018

ECCP: More work needed to raise PH competitiveness

THE Philippines still has plenty to do to enhance its competitiveness, which remains a great concern to the international business community, a top of...

August 18, 2018

PH yet to tap EU financing for ‘Build, Build, Build’ program

MANILA -- The Philippine government has yet to tap development assistance from the European Union (EU) as another source of financing for its massive ...

August 17, 2018

Fears of water shortage in metro allayed

Top officials of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) have reassured the public of adequate supply of potable water in the coming ye...

September 01, 2018