BECOMING MORE COMPETITIVE

PH ranking in ‘ease of doing business’...

25 October, 2012 at 13:00

While many positive developments have been happening to the country and the economy since the Aquino administration took over in 2010, the area

IFC Doing Business 2013 Competitiveness Report

24 October, 2012 at 12:11

IFC Doing Business 2013 — Philippines’ Results International Finance Corporation (IFC) Doing Business 2013 report [ Download IFC Doing

Beyond chugging along

15 October, 2012 at 15:24

A COMMON question raised at the height of the 2008/09 financial crisis was “Why was the Philippines spared by the savage global financial storm

Net FDI breaches $1-billion mark as of...

15 October, 2012 at 14:18

MANILA, Philippines – Foreign direct investments (FDI) breached the $1-billion mark in the first seven months of the year – nearing

PLDT loses foreign ownership case in SC

15 October, 2012 at 13:59

MANILA, Philippines – The country’s biggest telecommunications firm, Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT), lost in its

Power, smuggling issues top industries’ concerns

15 October, 2012 at 13:31

Businessmen belonging to the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) have asked the government to address concerns on power supply,

IMF official says Phl needs to address...

10 October, 2012 at 14:53

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine government can increase the value of foreign direct investment (FDIs) in the country by creating a

Philippines and Indonesia: the new ‘tigers’

10 October, 2012 at 12:24

MANILA, Philippines – Step aside economic powerhouses of the past, and get ready to share the spotlight. In a special report, business news

The Philippines Conference at CSIS

28 September, 2012 at 14:40

The Philippines Conference at the Center for Strategic and International Studies Welcoming Remarks The Philippines Conference @ CSIS –

Corn exports seen by yearend

27 September, 2012 at 11:07

THE PHILIPPINES is looking to export at least 200,000 metric tons of corn next year to take advantage of high world prices amid a projected

Talk Thursday with Jaime Zobel de Ayala:...

26 September, 2012 at 18:08

Source: Maria Ressa, Talk Thursday. Rappler. (19 September 2012)

Cebu aims for 4M more tourists

26 September, 2012 at 17:28

CEBU CITY — Business groups here have drawn up a road map that aims to increase tourist arrivals by 15% yearly and draw four million

Palace vows to work for freer economy

25 September, 2012 at 17:09

Malacañang said on Wednesday that the government will work for the “continuous improvement” of the country’s economic freedom following

Isuzu may scale down Phl operations

25 September, 2012 at 13:44

MANILA, Philippines – Isuzu Philippines Corp. (IPC) may scale down its assembly operations next year if incentives are given to local car

‘Radical progress’ in campaign versus corruption

21 September, 2012 at 14:20

BUSINESSMEN see the fight against corruption as having made “radical progress” but both the government and private sector need to take the

Mid-Year Economic Briefing on 17 September 2012

21 September, 2012 at 12:12

Learn more about what happened at the Mid-Year Economic Briefing on 17 September 2012 at the Philippine International Convention Center. Good

Jesse Ang at the Mid-Year Economic Briefing...

21 September, 2012 at 11:33

These are the speech notes of Jesse Ang, Philippine resident representative of the International Finance Corporation. Mr. Ang delivered this

Manila’s category 2 status hurting budget airlines

14 September, 2012 at 16:18

The local budget carrier industry is starting to hurt due to the dismal grades the Philippines has received from several foreign aviation

Government urged to relax foreign ownership limit...

11 September, 2012 at 13:51

MANILA, Philippines – Prospective investors in the government’s public-private partnership (PPP) program for infrastructure are asking

Silicon Valley comes to Manila, Cebu

11 September, 2012 at 13:36

Some of the most successful Filipino “technopreneurs” from Silicon Valley will be coming home in October to share their insights and mentor

Russian ‘Invasion’ Looms: PH Opens Mining, Energy...

10 September, 2012 at 12:11

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia – Philippine Ambassador to Russia Alejandro Mosquera expressed optimism that more Russian businessmen will invest in the

PH competitiveness ranking up by 10 notches

6 September, 2012 at 14:26

Enjoying a favorable economic performance and having a government that claims to put premium on its anticorruption drive, the Philippines leaped

Philippines’ Competitiveness Ranking – WEF Global Competitiveness...

6 September, 2012 at 12:11

These are re-posted resources on the Philippines’ performance at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Competitiveness Report

U.S. Businesses Positive About Opportunities in ASEAN

3 September, 2012 at 18:07

U.S. Businesses Positive About Opportunities in ASEAN ASEAN Business Outlook Survey 2012/2013 (Full Report on the Philippines) Source: American