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Arangkada Progress Report
Posted on 9 December, 2016 at 14:18
Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III threw yesterday his support to the proposal of President Duterte to liberalize the country’s economy to attract more investments and to strengthen the competition in the local market.
Posted on 9 December, 2016 at 09:16
The government’s plan to open up public utilities to foreign players will be included in the major amendments to the country’s Regular Foreign Investment Negative List (RFINL), according to the National Economic and Development Authority (Neda).
Posted on 8 December, 2016 at 16:46
Philippine Competition Commission chair Arsenio Balisacan said yesterday the opening up of professions and ownership of educational institutions to foreigners would improve further the country’s competition landscape.
Posted on 8 December, 2016 at 14:31
A country’s manufacturing sector is a good indicator of its degree of industrialization and prosperity. The sector provides most of the basic needs of the people…
Posted on 8 December, 2016 at 12:00
The Bureau of Customs (BoC) is currently working on an electronic Value Reference Information System (VRIS), intended to deter technical smuggling from the undervaluing of imports.
Posted on 8 December, 2016 at 10:06
It happened just as I have always feared it would. I knew it was just a matter of time. The difference in their world view was too stark for any compromise to survive.
Posted on 6 December, 2016 at 08:58
It has been five months since President Rodrigo Roa Duterte took office. Enough time has passed to make some conclusions. Here are my impressions…
Posted on 5 December, 2016 at 16:27
President Rodrigo Duterte’s most trusted ally, Cabinet Secretary Leoncio “Jun” Evasco Jr, is going around the country to launch a nationwide mass movement – Kilusang Pagbabago (KP).
Posted on 5 December, 2016 at 12:00
The Department of Energy is expected to provide a subsidized electricity rate of P2.75 per kilowatt-hour to the locators in existing and future economic zones in Mindanao to encourage investors to set up shop on the country’s second biggest island.
Posted on 5 December, 2016 at 09:59
The tollroad unit of Metro Pacific Investments Corp. (MPIC) welcomed the Duterte administration’s policy to accept unsolicited proposals as it prepares to submit one of its own: An elevated toll road project near C-5 road in Metro Manila.