TradeNet to Minimize Costs for 7 Industries

TradeNet, an online trade facilitation platform, aims to minimize the costs of doing business and, cut the processing time for import and export permits.
Business Philippines
Rice, tobacco, other traders to benefit from DOF’s TradeNet, the government’s online trade facilitation platform, aims to minimize the costs of doing business and, cut the processing ...
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Foundation for Economic Freedom Pleads for Original TRAIN

Former officials of the DOF appealed the Senate to preserve the revenue requirements under the TRAIN intended to support the program for inclusive growth.
Business Politics
Original TRAIN backed by Former DOF Executives Former high-ranking officials of the Department of Finance (DOF) have appealed to the Senate to preserve the revenue requirements under the Duterte ...
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DOF responds to PERC : PRRD Admin reforms spell genuine change

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Philippines Politics World
The Hongkong-based Political & Economic Risk Consultancy Ltd ( PERC ) gave the Philippines the lowest mark among 12 Asian economies. In the PERC report the HK firm ...
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TRAIN pro-poor, goal to eradicate poverty, reduce inequality

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Economy Philippines
The Department of Finance (DOF)  has maintained that the proposed Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Act (TRAIN)  will benefit 99% of Filipino households because of its proposed ...
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DOF commits improved revenue, proposes budget cuts

News Philippines
The Department of Finance (DOF) has committed to further improve the collections of the state’s main revenue agencies, which reported “promising growth figures” in tax revenues of 8.8 ...
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DOF hopes for TRAIN implementation by Jan. 1 2018

Business News Philippines
This week, exactly one year after the Department of Finance (DOF) formally submitted to Congress the first package of the Duterte administration’s Comprehensive Tax Reform Program (CTRP), the ...
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PHL, Japan affirm to fast-track infrastructure projects

Economy Philippines World
TOKYO— In line with their mutually approved “Fast and Sure” principle, top Philippine and Japanese officials agreed to further streamline their respective approval processes and introduce new measures to ...
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Mindanao peace, dev’t key to inclusive growth: Dureza

DAVAO CITY, November 8, 2016 (PNA) — Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Jesus Dureza today said peace and development in Mindanao are crucial to the country’s inclusive ...
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Additional 3M low income Filipinos to be exempted from taxes in Duterte’s tax reform plan

Finance news
An additional 3 million taxpayers with taxable incomes of P250,000 and below would be included in the batch that would pay zero taxes. This one of the main ...
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Duterte tax reform to affect rich, funds to be used to help poor and middle class Filipinos

It is a “fallacy” to believe that the proposed expansion of the value-added tax (VAT) base and adjustments to the excise tax on petroleum products under the proposed ...
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