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DTI sets dialogue on trade war issues, opportunities

DTI sets dialogue on trade war issues, opportunities

Nov. 26 |   DTI’s One Country, One Voice Initiative The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) will hold an international trade forum to discuss international trade policy issues, including ongoing trade friction between the world’s economic heavyweights. The...

DTI pushes adoption of new road freight transport standards by truckers, forwarders

DTI pushes adoption of new road freight transport standards by truckers, forwarders

Nov. 17 | The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Competitiveness Bureau (CB) is encouraging truckers to adopt best global practices and standards in their operations as a way to help improve the Philippine logistics sector’s competitiveness. Adopting best...

Regulating foreign carriers’ charges among PCCI’s transport wish list

Regulating foreign carriers’ charges among PCCI’s transport wish list

Oct. 23 | Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay The Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) is supporting moves to regulate local charges imposed by international shipping lines operating in the Philippines. As part of resolutions adopted during the 45th...

House bills propose standardization of foreign carriers’ charges

House bills propose standardization of foreign carriers’ charges

Oct. 21 | Image by Maritime_Filming_UK from Pixabay Two bills have been filed in the Lower House seeking to regulate and standardize local charges imposed by foreign shipping lines operating in the Philippines. House Bill (HB) No. 4316, filed by Bagong Henerasyon...

ARTA: Trading, transpo among priorities for gov’t streamlining

ARTA: Trading, transpo among priorities for gov’t streamlining

Sep. 21 | The Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) has identified trading and transportation among priority sectors in a project to streamline systems of government agencies. The National Effort for the Harmonization of Efficiency Measures of Interrelated Agencies or...

Application for registration to export strategic goods starts Oct

Application for registration to export strategic goods starts Oct

Sep. 18 | Image by Alexander Kliem from Pixabay The Strategic Trade Management Office (STMO) will start accepting applications for registration to export strategic goods by next month. STMO director Atty. Luis Catibayan, in an announcement on September 16, said...

PH gov’t to initiate reforms to capitalize on US-China trade tiff

PH gov’t to initiate reforms to capitalize on US-China trade tiff

Sep. 15 | The Philippine government is adopting measures proposed by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) that will enable the country to take advantage of opportunities stemming from the ongoing US-China...

DTI imposes safeguard duty on float glass imports

DTI imposes safeguard duty on float glass imports

Aug. 2 | Image by Michael Gaida from Pixabay The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has ordered the imposition of provisional safeguard duty on float glass, both clear and tinted, to protect the domestic industry from rising imports of the product. The provisional...

EO eyed to regulate fees of international shipping lines

EO eyed to regulate fees of international shipping lines

Jul. 17 | Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez delivering the keynote address at the 2nd Logistics Services Philippines Conference and Exhibit on July 15. An executive order will take the place of a proposed joint administrative order (JAO) designed to regulate charges...

BOC to levy safeguard duty on ceramic floor, wall tile imports

BOC to levy safeguard duty on ceramic floor, wall tile imports

Jul. 8 | Image by Ulrike Leone from Pixabay The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is imposing provisional safeguard duty on imported ceramic floor and wall tiles for 200 days to protect and promote competitiveness of domestic industries and producers. The duty shall come...