By Paolo G. Montecillo
The Bureau of Customs (BOC) missed its collection target for April as revenue growth slowed sharply to less than half of the previous month’s expansion despite a slew of reforms implemented by its new chief.
By Amy R. Remo
Prospective investors from India are eyeing business opportunities in the Philippines and are interested in setting up their manufacturing facilities here, according to the Department of Trade and Industry.
By Germelina Lacorte
Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala has told banana exporters he will personally lobby for the lowering of tariff for Cavendish banana in Korea and Japan.
By Miguel R. Camus
The launch of the first of two private sector-led elevated expressways linking northern and southern Metro Manila was held on Wednesday, marking the formal start of a major infrastructure project aimed at easing traffic jams in the metropolis.
By Michelle V. Remo
The Philippine economy expanded 7 percent in the third quarter from a year ago on the back of rising investments, household consumption and government spending, making it one of the fastest-growing in Asia.