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SECTION ORGANIZATION/
AGENCY
LINK/URL
Part 1: Growing Too Slow
BSP Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas
DTI Department of Trade and Industry
PHILEXPORT Philippine Exporters Confederation
PDP_2016 Philippine Development Plan
PSA Philippine Statistics Authority
IMF International Monetary Fund
Part 2: Becoming More Competitive
NCC National Competitiveness Council
FORBES Forbe’s Best Country for Business List
FFP Fragile States Index
HERITAGE Index of Economic Freedom
IMC_WCC World Competitiveness Yearbook by Institute for Management Development
PRA International Property Rights Index
TRANSPARENCY Corruption Perception Index
LOGOS Human Development Index
UNPAN E-Government Readiness Survey
DOINGBUSINESS Ease of Doing Business Rankings
IAB_WORLDBANK Investing Across Borders
DOINGBUSINESS_PAYINGTAXES Paying Taxes Ranks
WEFORUM_GCR Global Competitiveness Report
WEFORUM_TTCR Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report
EPI Environmental Performance Index
WORLD_BANK Philippine Economic Update (April 2016)
Part 3: Seven Big Winner Sectors
Agribusiness DA www.da.gov.ph
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization
PCAARRD Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic, and Natural Resources Research and Development 
Business Process Outsourcing IBPAP IT and Business Process Association of the Philippines
Creative Industries WIPO World Intellectual Property Organization
PDDCP Product Development and Design Center of the Philippines
CITEM Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions
OFFICIAL GAZETTE Philippine Design Competitiveness Act of 2013
UNESCO-UNDP  UNESCO-UNDP Creative Economy Report
Infrastructure: Policy PPP NEDA PPP Center
JICA  Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
WEFORUM Global Competitiveness Report
DBM Department of Budget and Management
DPWH Department of Public Works and Highways
PPP Project Development Monitoring Fund (PDMF)
NEDA National Economic Development Authority
 Airports DOTC Department of Transportation and Communications – List of PPP Projects
CAAP Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines
MIAA Manila International Airport Authority
CIAC Clark International Airport Corporation
 Power DOE Department of Energy
PSALM Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corporation ) PSALM
WESM Wholesale Electricity Spot Market
NGCP National Grid Corporation of the Philippines
ERC Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC)
Philippines Energy Efficiency and Conservation Action Plan 2016-2020
An Energy Efficiency Roadmap for the Philippines 2014-30
Roads and Rail DPWH Department of Public Works and Highways
TRB Toll Regulatory Board
DOTC Department of Transportation and Communications
Seaports WEFORUM Global Competitiveness Report
PPA Philippine Ports Authority
MARINA Maritime Industry Authority
Telecommunications CONGRESS RA 7925
DOST-ICTO Department of Science and Technology – Information and Communications Technology Office
PDS Philippine Digital Strategy 2011-2016 
IGOV Integrated Government Philippines Project
IGOV Government Web Hosting Services
IGOV Government Network
IGOV National Government Data Center
IGOV Government Cloud
IGOV Philippine e-Government Interoperability Framework (PeGIF)
NCC National Computer Center
PGP The Philippine Geoportal Project
NAMRIA National Mapping and Resource Information Authority
Water NWRB National Water Resources Board
PPP Bulacan Water Supply Project
PPP New Centennial Water Source – Kaliwa Dam Project
LWUA Local Water Utilities Administration
DPWH DPWH – Integrated Water Resources Management Coordination Team
DPWH DPWH – Flood Management Project Cluster
DPWH DPWH – National Sewerage and Septage Management Program
MWSS Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System
MW Manila Water Company, Inc.
MAYNILAD Maynilad Water Services, Inc.
NIA National Irrigation Administration 
PWP Philippine Water Partnership 
USAID_BSP USAID Be Secure Project 
Manufacturing INDUSTRY_BOI Department of Trade and Investments – Boar of Investments
Logistics ICTSI International Container Terminal Services, Inc. 
SBMA Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority
PEZA Philippine Economic Zone Authority
BOC Bureau of Customs
SITC SITC Philippines
MCC MCC Philippines
KYOTO_UNFCCC Kyoto Protocol
Mining OFFICIAL GAZETTE EO 79
MGB Mines and Geosciences Bureau
COMP Chamber of Mines of the Philippines
Tourism, Medical Travel, and Retirement TIEZA Tourism Infrastructure and Enterprize Zone Authority
MIAA Manila International Airport Authority
BOI Bureau of Immigration
WEFORUM_TTCR WEF Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report
OFFICIAL GAZETTE PD 856
RHC Retirement and Healthcare Initiative
PHC Philippine Healthcare Initiative
PRC Professional Regulation Commission
PRA Philippine Retirement Authority
PCAHO Philippine Council on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
DOT Department of Tourism
DOH Department of Health
EXPAT360 Expat360
Part 4: General Business Environment
Business Costs OFFICIAL GAZETTE List of National Holidays
BIR Bureau of Internal Revenue
JETRO Japan External Trade Organization
Environment and Natural Disasters CONGRESS Solid Waste Management Act of 2000
CONGRESS Clean Air Act of 1999
CONGRESS Clean Water Act of 2004
DENR Department of Environment and Natural Resources
EMB Water Quality Management Areas 
KBPIP Kapit Bisig Para sa Ilog Pasig
NIP National Institute of Physics – UP Diliman
NOAH Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards
PHIVOLCS Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology
PCCC Philippine Climate Change Commission
PCCC National Climate Change Action Plan 2011-2028
Foreign Equity and Professionals WEFORUM_GCR Global Competitiveness Report
CONGRESS Resolution of Both Houses No.1 
CONGRESS EO No. 184, s. 2015 (10th Regular FINL)
OFFICIAL GAZETTE Philippine Teachers Professionalization Act of 1994 
Governance BIR Bureau of Internal Revenue
SENATE Securities and Exchange Commission
Judicial BIR Bureau of Internal Revenue
Labor DOLE
NWPC National Wages and Productivity Commission
TESDA Technical Education and Skills Development Authority
Legislation CONGRESS House of Representatives – List of Committees
CONGRESS Senate of the Philippines – List of Committees
CONGRESS House of Representatives – House Bills and Resolutions Download Center
CONGRESS Senate of the Philippines – Legislative Documents Download Center
Local Government CMCI Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index
DBM Three-Year Rolling Infrastructure Program
DOINGBUSINESS Ease of Doing Business Rankings
DILG DTI-DILG Joint Memorandum Circular no. 1
SWS Social Weather Stations
PEZA Philippine Economic  Zone Authority
Macroeconomic Policy DBM Development Budget Coordination on Committee
OFFICIAL GAZETTE Budget and Treasury Management System
DBM Department of Budget and Management
COA Commission on Audit
BOT Bureau of Treasury
Unified Accounts Code Structure
National Single Window
BIR Electronic Tax Information System (eTIS)
BIR Bureau of Internal Revenue
BIR BIR – E-services
BIR BIR – Run After Tax Evaders (RATE) Program
OFFICIAL GAZETTE BIR – Run After the Smugglers (RATS) Program
BIR Revenue Memorandum Circular No. 54-2014
OFFICIAL GAZETTE Business Permit and Licensing System (BPLS)
PBR Philippine Business Registry 
GCG Governance Commission for GOCCs (GCG)
Security Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative (AMTI)
Social Services: Education Future You.PH
TESDA Technical Education and Skills Development Authority
CHED Commission on Higher Education
DEPED Department of Education
GILASConnect Gearing Up Internet Literacy and Access for Students (GILAS)
CONGRESS Fast-tracked S&T Scholarship Act of 2013
IBPAP IT & Business Process Association Philippines
Health and Population WHO World Health Organization
 PHILHEALTH Philhealth
OFFICIAL GAZETTE The Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of 2012
Poverty PSA Annual Poverty Indicator Surveys
SWS SWS Survey on Self-Rated Poverty
OFFICIAL GAZETTE Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (Conditional Cash Transfer)



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