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

Growth to pick up in H2: DOF | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Castro, R. (2018, August 16). Growth to pick up in H2: DOF. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 16, 2018 from http://malaya.bayaninetwork.com/business-news/business/growth-pick-h2-dof Growth to pick up in H2: DOF By RUELLE CASTRO August 16, 2018 Carlos Domingues III, secretary of the Department of Finance (DOF) yesterday said economic growth would pick up in the second … Continue reading

Exporters back enhanced VAT refund | Business, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Mercurio, R. (2017, June 04). Exporters back enhanced VAT refund. PhilStar.com. Retrieved June 06, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/business/2017/06/04/1706356/exporters-back-enhanced-vat-refund Exporters back enhanced VAT refund By Richmond Mercurio (The Philippine Star) | Updated June 4, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Exporters Confederation Inc. (Philexport) has lauded an “enhanced value-added tax (VAT) refund system” for … Continue reading

PhilExport welcomes exports ‘enhanced VAT refund system’ | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Sausa, R.S. (2017, June 5). PhilExport welcomes exports ‘enhanced VAT refund system’. The Manila Times. Retrieved June 5, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/philexport-welcomes-exports-enhanced-vat-refund-system/331019/ PhilExport welcomes exports ‘enhanced VAT refund system’ | The Manila Times Online BY RAADEE S. SAUSA, TMT ON JUNE 5, 2017 THE Philippine Exporters Confederation Inc. (PhilExport) has welcomed the inclusion of an … Continue reading

Exports down $1.56B Jan-May 2016 | The Manila Times Online

Exports down $1.56B Jan-May 2016 | The Manila Times Online July 12, 2016 2:39 pm Source: Caraballo, M. U. (2016, July 12). Exports down $1.56B Jan-May 2016. The Manila Times. Retrieved July 12, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/breaking_news/exports-down-1-56b-jan-may-2016/ Demand for Philippine products on the world market continued to drop and for the first five months of this … Continue reading

RP textile industry dying — solon | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

RP textile industry dying — solon | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor Source: http://www.tribune.net.ph/business/rp-textile-industry-dying-solon retrieved February 10, 2016 from The Daily Tribune website Written by Tribune Wires Tuesday, 09 February 2016 00:00 A lawmaker yesterday urged the government to take drastic actions to revive what he has described as the “ailing” local … Continue reading

PH March exports rise 2.06% after 3-mth slump | The Manila Times Online

PH March exports rise 2.06% after 3-mth slump | The Manila Times Online. Source: http://www.manilatimes.net/ph-march-exports-rise-2-06-after-3-mth-slump/182827/ retrieved on May 12, 2015 from The Manila Times Online website May 12, 2015 12:15 pm by MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO PHILIPPINE exports gained momentum to rise 2.06 percent in March after three straight months of contractions, with growth largely driven … Continue reading

Overregulation worries PH banana exporters | Inquirer Business

Overregulation worries PH banana exporters | Inquirer Business. Ronnel W. Domingo Philippine Daily Inquirer 12:13 AM | Thursday, May 7th, 2015 Read more: http://business.inquirer.net/191413/overregulation-worries-ph-banana-exporters#ixzz3ZPxMK3V3 A group of banana exporters yesterday said the industry that earned $1.1 billion in 2014 is threatened with a proposed law that overly favors farmers and which makes it harder for … Continue reading

Exporters: Bill on farm ventures threatens banana industry – Manila Standard Today

By Anna Leah E. Gonzales | May. 06, 2015 at 10:50pm via Exporters: Bill on farm ventures threatens banana industry – Manila Standard Today. By Anna Leah E. Gonzales | May. 06, 2015 at 10:50pm Source: http://manilastandardtoday.com/2015/05/06/exporters-bill-on-farm-ventures-threatens-banana-industry/ The Pilipino Banana Growers and Exporters Association on Wednesday expressed their concern over a proposed bill in Congress … Continue reading

BOC mulls over hike in excise tax on oil | Inquirer Business

BOC mulls over hike in excise tax on oil | Inquirer Business. MANILA, Philippines–Customs Commissioner Alberto D. Lina sees a raise in excise tax slapped on petroleum products as one solution to reverse the slower growth in collections caused by cheaper oil. In a telephone interview on Monday, Lina noted that while the Bureau of … Continue reading

Local products upbeat for export to EU market | The Manila Times Online

Local products upbeat for export to EU market | The Manila Times Online. Source: http://www.manilatimes.net/local-products-upbeat-for-export-to-eu-market/177918/ retrieved on April 27, 2015 from The Manila Times Online website April 23, 2015 9:29 pm by Lydia C. Pendon ILOILO CITY: Demand for Philippine-made products are up in the European Union mar-ket as a platform for Filipino exports where … Continue reading

EU move to boost PH fishing targets | The Manila Times Online

EU move to boost PH fishing targets | The Manila Times Online. Source: http://www.manilatimes.net/eu-move-to-boost-ph-fishing-targets/178646/ retrieved on April 27, 2015 from The Manila Times Online website April 26, 2015 9:41 pm by Voltaire Palaña Reporter Lifting of the yellow card issued to the Philippines by the European Union in connection with measures to fight illegal fishing … Continue reading

Imports are falling. So? | Malaya Business Insight

Imports are falling. So? | Malaya Business Insight. Source: http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/imports-are-falling-so retrieved on March 4, 2015 from Malaya Business Insight website By Amado P. Macasaet on February 27, 2015 It is not the fact of spending less foreign exchange when merchandise imports occasionally fall like they did by more than 10 percent in December last year.

Noy gov’t urged to rethink business with China | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Noy gov’t urged to rethink business with China | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. 06/06/2011 Amid China’s alleged incursions into Philippine territorial waters, a lawmaker yesterday urged the Aquino government to look into the security aspects of its business dealings with the Chinese government. According to Ang Kasangga party-list Rep. Teodorico Haresco, … Continue reading

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