CCT eyed for subsidy of garments labor pay | BusinessMirror

Reference: Rosales, E. F. (2019, November 12). CCT eyed for subsidy of garments labor pay. BusinessMirror. Retrieved November 12, 2019 from https://businessmirror.com.ph/2019/11/12/cct-eyed-for-subsidy-of-garments-labor-pay/ CCT eyed for subsidy of garments labor pay By Elijah Felice Rosales – November 12, 2019 THE struggling garments industry is asking for a cut in the P109-billion conditional cash transfer (CCT) budget … Continue reading

Quezon City government, DTI boost business one-stop shop | Philstar.com

Reference: Desiderio, L. (2019, August 13). Quezon City government, DTI boost business one-stop shop. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 13, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/08/13/1942989/quezon-city-government-dti-boost-business-one-stop-shop Quezon City government, DTI boost business one-stop shop Louella Desiderio (The Philippine Star) – August 13, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Quezon City government is planning to further streamline business processes by … Continue reading

DTI to file bill funding MSME lending at P4 billion a year | BusinessWorld

Reference: Mina, K. T. (2019, July 16). DTI to file bill funding MSME lending at P4 billion a year. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/dti-to-file-bill-funding-msme-lending-at-p4-billion-a-year/ DTI to file bill funding MSME lending at P4 billion a year July 16, 2019 | 9:29 pm Trade Secretary Ramon M. Lopez — PHILSTAR THE TRADE DEPARTMENT said it hopes … Continue reading

Gov’t drafting executive order to address high shipping costs | BusinessWorld

Reference: Mina, K. T. (2019, July 16). Gov’t drafting executive order to address high shipping costs. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/govt-drafting-executive-order-to-address-high-shipping-costs/ Gov’t drafting executive order to address high shipping costs July 15, 2019 | 10:44 pm THE government is drafting an executive order (EO) for the Palace addressing high shipping costs, Trade Secretary Ramon … Continue reading

Parañaque solon calls for regulation of supplements » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Quismorio, E. (2019, July 7). Parañaque solon calls for regulation of supplements. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved July 8, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/07/07/paranaque-solon-calls-for-regulation-of-supplements/ Parañaque solon calls for regulation of supplements By Ellson Quismorio, MB ON July 7, 2019 Parañaque City 2nd district Rep. Joy Myra Tambunting is batting for the proper regulation of supplemental medicines and other related preparations … Continue reading

DTI counting on TRABAHO bill to expand supplier networks | BusinessWorld

Reference: Lim, J. (2019, June 24). DTI counting on TRABAHO bill to expand supplier networks. Business World. Retrieved June 24, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/dti-counting-on-trabaho-bill-to-expand-supplier-networks/ DTI counting on TRABAHO bill to expand supplier networks June 24, 2019 | 12:04 am THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said it hopes the Tax Reform for Attracting Better and … Continue reading

‘Concerns’ preventing Duterte from signing Rice Tarrification| Inquirer News

Reference: Corrales, N. (2019, February 07). ‘Concerns’ preventing Duterte from signing Rice Tarrification. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 07, 2019 from https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1082626/concerns-preventing-duterte-from-signing-rice-tariffication-law ‘Concerns’ preventing Duterte from signing Rice Tariffication Law By: Nestor Corrales – Reporter / @NCorralesINQ INQUIRER.net / 11:20 AM February 07, 2019 MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte has not signed the Rice Tariffication Bill … Continue reading

Duterte removes non-tariff barriers to agri imports | Philstar.com

Reference: Mendez, C. (2018, September 26). Duterte removes non-tariff barriers to agri imports. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 26, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/26/1854856/duterte-removes-non-tariff-barriers-agri-imports. Duterte removes non-tariff barriers to agri imports Christina Mendez (The Philippine Star) – September 26, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — As prices of goods continue to soar, President Duterte has issued an order removing … Continue reading

Lawmaker: IRR on ease of doing business a priority | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2018, September 17). Lawmaker: IRR on ease of doing business a priority. Philstar.com. Retrieved September 19, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/17/1852138/lawmaker-irr-ease-doing-business-priority. Lawmaker: IRR on ease of doing business a priority Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – September 17, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Trade and Industry should immediately release the implementing … Continue reading

New law makes doing business in PH easier » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Damicog, J. (2018, May 30). New law makes doing business in PH easier. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 31, 2018 from https://business.mb.com.ph/2018/05/30/new-law-makes-doing-business-in-ph-easier/ New law makes doing business in PH easier Published May 30, 2018, 10:00 PM By Bernie Cahiles-Magkilat The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said the enactment of the Ease of Doing Business … Continue reading

No more ‘endo’ EO; labor up in arms | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Naval, G. (2018, April 20). No more ‘endo’ EO; labor up in arms. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 23, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/no-more-%E2%80%98endo%E2%80%99-eo-labor-arms No more ‘endo’ EO; labor up in arms By GERARD NAVAL April 20, 2018 AFTER an almost two-year wait, Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III yesterday said President Duterte will no longer issue … Continue reading

Direct hiring cannot be forced on employers | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: [Malaya Business Insight]. (2018, April 18). Direct hiring cannot be forced on employers. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 18, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/business/direct-hiring-cannot-be-forced-employers Direct hiring cannot be forced on employers April 18, 2018 The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) yesterday said labor sector’s plea for contractual workers deployed by agencies to be hired directly … Continue reading

Trade expo execs spent P3M building maintenance funds on pricey gadgets | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Tabingo, P. J. G. (2018, April 09). Trade expo execs spent P3M building maintenance funds on pricey gadgets. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 10, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/trade-expo-execs-spent-p3m-building-maintenance-funds-pricey-gadgets Trade expo execs spent P3M building maintenance funds on pricey gadgets By PETER J. G. TABINGO April 09, 2018 OFFICIALS of the Center for International Trade Expositions … Continue reading

Aquino expands telco probe to value added service providers » Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Torregoza, H. L. (2018 March 7). Aquino expands telco probe to value added service providers. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved March 8, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/03/07/senators-oppose-passage-of-same-sex-marriage/ Aquino expands telco probe to value added service providers Published March 7, 2018, 5:39 PM By Hannah Torregoza Senator Paolo (Bam) Aquino IV on Wednesday urged the Department of Trade and … Continue reading

No immediate price hike for sugar-sweetened drinks | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Gonzales, A. L. E. (2018, January 4). No immediate price hike for sugar-sweetened drinks. The Manila Times. Retrieved January 4, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/no-immediate-price-hike-sugar-sweetened-drinks/372109/ No immediate price hike for sugar-sweetened drinks | The Manila Times Online BY ANNA LEAH E. GONZALES ON JANUARY 4, 2018 The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is expected to … Continue reading

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