PH banking has great potential

October 12, 2018
A top executive of Fiserv, a global financial services technology firm, is optimistic about the further digitalization of the local banking system due to a supportive regulatory environment.

Strategies key to trade boost––NEDA

October 11, 2018
The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) is pushing for the implementation of fresh strategies, including the removal of unnecessary regulatory impediments to boost exports crucial to sustaining total trade growth.

5 firms bid for third telco

October 09, 2018
Five companies have submitted bidding documents for the awarding of the new major player in the local telecommunications industry as the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) started the selection process on Monday.

BSP to keep rates steady in Q4

October 05, 2018
The Bangko Sentral will likely keep key policy rates steady in the last quarter of the year, after raising them by a total of 150 basis points this year, as inflation pressures relax, an economist of IHS Markit has forecast.

PCCI bares cures to local biz woes

October 04, 2018
Instead of just ranting about persistent problems hounding the business sector, the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) has come up with proposed solutions, which it intends to bring before President Rodrigo Duterte.

Electronics industry to survive tax reforms

September 26, 2018
The local electronics industry can survive the scrapping of certain tax perks such as the 5-percent gross income earned (GIE), but radically revamping the Philippine Economic Zone Authority's (PEZA) processes may prove even more worrisome.