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Infrastructure, logistics still among PH investment priorities

Infrastructure, logistics still among PH investment priorities

Nov. 24 | Infrastructure and logistics are again among the preferred investment activities qualified for fiscal incentives under the newly signed Investment Priorities Plan (IPP) The 2020 IPP covers the same preferred activities listed in the 2017 IPP, but...

BOI exec alarmed as PH trade deficit expands 76.5% annually

BOI exec alarmed as PH trade deficit expands 76.5% annually

Jan. 4 | Image by Valdas Miskinis from Pixabay Exporting more and importing less and implementing a robust industrialization policy will help address the Philippines’ soaring trade deficit, which is already “quite alarming,” according to Board of Investments...

PH books all-time high of P907B investments in 2018

PH books all-time high of P907B investments in 2018

Dec. 28 | Investments in the Philippines have hit record-breaking figures in 2018 with transportation and storage as one of the sectors to garner the highest investments this year. The Board of Investments (BOI) in a statement said it ended 2018 with P907.2 billion...

No outright clearance for Hyundai shipments, says BOC chief

No outright clearance for Hyundai shipments, says BOC chief

Jan. 20 | Customs commissioner Isidro Lapeña on Friday said the Bureau of Customs (BOC) has not given absolute clearance to Hyundai Asia Resources Inc. (HARI) on its Philippine imports of knocked down (KD) units, which has been the subject of an investigation...

PH manufacturing picks up pace in Nov

PH manufacturing picks up pace in Nov

Dec. 4 | Strong domestic demand pushed manufacturing in November to its fastest pace this year, the latest Nikkei Philippines Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) showed. The PMI grew to 54.8 last month from October’s 53.7, global research firm...

EO revises duty for certain PH import commodities

EO revises duty for certain PH import commodities

May. 24 | President Rodrigo Duterte has signed several executive orders (EO) modifying the rates of duty for several products imported into the Philippines. The new executive orders were signed late April and published this month after the National Economic and...

P920M cold storage warehouse to open in Taguig

P920M cold storage warehouse to open in Taguig

May. 3 | A proposal to build a P920-million cold storage and blast-freezing facility in Taguig City has received the nod of the Philippine Board of Investments (BOI), the warehouse expected to start operating later this year. The project, proposed by One Stop...

P48.5B Cavite-Laguna road project OK’d, to open by 2020

P48.5B Cavite-Laguna road project OK’d, to open by 2020

Apr. 24 | The P48.5-billion Cavite-Laguna Expressway (CALAX) project has been approved by the Philippine Board of Investments (BOI). Scheduled to start commercial operations in July 2020, CALAX is one of the priority public-private partnership (PPP) infrastructure...

PH transport stakeholders asked to submit infra proposals for ROLL IT

PH transport stakeholders asked to submit infra proposals for ROLL IT

Mar. 2 | The Philippine Board of Investments (BOI) is urging industry stakeholders to prepare their infrastructure project proposals as the government puts in high gear a convergence program to strengthen road connectivity in support of industry and trade development. BOI,...

DTI, DPWH team up to build roads connecting industrial hubs

DTI, DPWH team up to build roads connecting industrial hubs

Dec. 5 | The Philippine Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) have agreed to join forces and create a program to strengthen road connectivity in support of industry and trade development. In a memorandum of agreement...