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EU seeks changes to infra rules to push investments

The head of the European Union Delegation in the Philippines has urged the government to consider lowering the P1-billion threshold for state infrastructure projects in which foreign contractors will be allowed to take part in, as doing so will allow the country to attract more foreign direct investments (FDI).

Posted: November 15th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

EU not keen on Customs pre-shipment inspection amid port congestion


A European Union ambassador on Thursday said the government should think twice before implementing pre-shipment inspections or port load surveys, which goes against moves to decongest ports.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

PH in line for new EU perks


The Philippines has begun making the necessary preparations to ensure that local exporters will be able to immediately tap the benefits of the European Union’s new Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) scheme, or GSP+.

Posted: October 3rd, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

EU says Philippines, PNG face import ban over illegal fishing

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The EU warned Tuesday the Philippines, one of the world’s largest fishing nations, and Papua New Guinea that they faced an import ban if they do not curb illegal fishing.

Posted: June 11th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Business Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

EU seeks to strengthen trade ties with small, medium firms in PH


The European Union seeks to strengthen its ties with small and medium-sized enterprises in the country with the creation of a new business network that will strengthen links between the 28-member bloc and the Philippines.

Posted: June 9th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »



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