ANNA LEAH E. GONZALES

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The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) recently gave livelihood packages to the beneficiaries of soldiers who were slain in action in Marawi. “[The] DTI acknowledges the ultimate sacrifice made by our soldiers who fought and died during the Marawi siege. In the spirit of the season and as a…

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A Russian company expressed interest to the Board of Investments (BOI) to construct a pipeline coating facility in the Philippines, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said on Friday, in another indiction of the country’s increasing attractiveness to foreign investors. According to Trade Secretary Ramon Lopez, Igor Shaporin, BT…

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HYUNDAI Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI), the Philippines’ official distributor of Hyundai vehicles, yesterday said it expects to close 2017 with combined Passenger Vehicles (PV) and Commercial Vehicles (CV) sales of 37,500 units, a double-digit increase from last year’s total sales of 33,695 vehicles. The company earlier reported that as of…

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The National Privacy Commission (NPC) has launched a nationwide campaign to assist local government units (LGUs) in complying and reaping the benefits of the Data Privacy Act of 2012. Speaking to local government executives and representatives from Region 11 (Davao Region) at the LGU Data Protection Officers’ (DPOs) Assembly at…

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LAGUNA Water, a subsidiary of Ayala-led Manila Water Company Inc., recently received its radioactive material license for its liquid scintillation counter and accompanying radioisotopes from the Philippine Nuclear Research Institute (PNRI), making it the first private institution to offer radiological analysis for drinking water. In a statement, Laguna Water said…

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The Board of Investments (BOI) approved investment proposals worth P616.7 billion in 2017, the biggest amount recorded so far in the agency’s 50-year history, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) announced on Monday. In a statement, Trade Secretary and BOI Chairman Ramon Lopez said the amount was 39.5 percent…

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Growth in the sales of new cars will slow to 9 percent next year from the previously projected 19.2 percent as an increase in excise taxes on vehicles and fuel prices will result in lower sales, Fitch Group-owned BMI Research said in a recent report. This came after Congress approved…

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The Philippines should prepare local exporters to participate in an online trading platform to help their businesses grow as they work together to achieve an export target of between $122 billion and $131 billion by 2022, a Trade official said. Department of Trade and Industry-Export Marketing Bureau Director Senen Perlada…

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The massive data breach that hit ride-hailing company Uber last year affected about 171,000 Filipino drivers and passengers, the National Privacy Commission (NPC) said on Friday. In a statement, NPC Commissioner Raymund Enriquz Liboro said Uber confirmed the news to his agency last Thursday. “Uber made public additional information earlier…

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Year to date automotive sales were up 16.8 percent as of the end of November and the month itself saw a 23.8 percent surge in vehicles leaving showrooms, industry data released on Wednesday showed. In a joint report, the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines (CAMPI) and the Truck…

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