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[OPINION] Competitiveness

9 October, 2017 at 12:00

I arrived in this city past midnight last Thursday curious to see what makes this once war-torn country so attractive to foreign investors.

[EDITORIAL] Remember the socioeconomic agenda

9 October, 2017 at 10:54

Business confidence remains up and the stock market is hitting new highs. Recent political turbulence, however, is starting to stir concern in the business community.

PH economy remains on track for expansion,...

25 September, 2017 at 17:00

The Philippines looked set to becoming an upper middle-income economy by the end of the Duterte administration, according to former central bank governor Amando M. Tetangco Jr.

[OPINION] Improving the investment climate

25 September, 2017 at 15:00

The National Competitiveness Council has been tracking the Philippines’ progress across various global indices since 2010, and by most indicators it has gone up the rankings over this period.

Tetangco receives lifetime achievement award from JFC

22 September, 2017 at 11:14

Former Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) governor Amando Tetangco Jr. has been awarded the Arangkada Philippines Lifetime Achievement award by the Joint Foreign Chambers (JFC) of the Philippines.

[VIDEO] Vietnam, Myanmar more attractive than PH...

21 September, 2017 at 15:38

Bloomberg TV Philippines – In the Loop | September 18, 2017

Commentary: Enhancing human capital in the 10-point...

21 September, 2017 at 14:00

What do we need to advance this country over the long term?

[OPINION] The investment and infrastructure challenges in...

21 September, 2017 at 09:54

In the medium term, the government is aiming to reach an annual GDP growth of between 7% and 8%. These rates are higher than we’ve seen in recent years, but our officials are optimistic.

At least $10 B yearly FDI possible...

15 September, 2017 at 12:00

The Philippines can easily attract at least $10 billion in foreign direct investments (FDI) annually once existing restrictions and improvement on its overall competitiveness are addressed, the Joint Foreign Chambers (JFC) of the Philippines said.

Gov’t urged to prioritize construction of annex...

14 September, 2017 at 22:01

The government should prioritize the development of the remaining spaces at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport into an annex terminal while it is still weighing the two proposals to build new airports either in Sangley Point or Bulacan.

[LIVESTREAM] The Arangkada Philippines Forum 2017

14 September, 2017 at 11:00

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Korean firms leave Philippines for Vietnam

25 August, 2017 at 13:00

Korean manufacturing companies in the Philippines are packing up and leaving the country for Vietnam where they see lower costs and an easier way of doing business.

Peace and order situation worries foreign investors

25 August, 2017 at 12:00

Foreign business groups based here in the country have raised reservations regarding the local peace and order situation, warning that overseas tourists and investors might be more hesitant in engaging the Philippines under an uncertain political climate.

JFC expresses support to Duterte programs

25 August, 2017 at 10:56

Foreign business chambers yesterday expressed their full confidence and support to President Duterte’s administration even as they highlighted peace and order of any country as critical factor in attracting and making investment decision.

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