THE Philippines has signed an agreement to strengthen regional supply chains under the United States-backed Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF), Trade Secretary Alfredo Pascual said on Wednesday.

In a virtual briefing, Pascual told reporters that the deal was inked during a November 14 to 15 ministerial meeting in San Francisco, California.

Premium + Digital Edition

Ad-free access


P 80 per month
(billed annually at P 960)
  • Unlimited ad-free access to website articles
  • Limited offer: Subscribe today and get digital edition access for free (accessible with up to 3 devices)

TRY FREE FOR 14 DAYS
Basic

Ad-supported access




  • Access to articles up to 30 days